Several persons dead as gunman opens fire in First Baptist church in southeast Texas

​ A gunman entered a church in a small town in southeast Texas on Sunday and began firing, resulting in multiple fatalities and injuries, local media reported, citing the county authorities. The gunman was killed after fleeing in a vehicle from the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, about 40 miles (65 km) east of… Read More Several persons dead as gunman opens fire in First Baptist church in southeast Texas

Five soldiers killed in suicide car bomb attack in southern Yemen

A suicide car bomber killed at least five soldiers in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on Sunday, residents and a security official said. The attack took place at a checkpoint outside the main security headquarters in Aden’s Khor Maksar district, they said. Sunday’s bombing was heard across the city and a plume of smoke… Read More Five soldiers killed in suicide car bomb attack in southern Yemen

Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, ex-finance minister, others arrested on corruption charges

​ One of Saudi Arabia’s most prominent businessmen and a former finance minister are among dozens detained in a probe by a new anti-corruption body, a senior Saudi official said on Sunday. The official, who declined to be identified under briefing rules, said billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who owns investment firm Kingdom Holding, and… Read More Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, ex-finance minister, others arrested on corruption charges

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Japan for discussions on North Korea nuclear crisis

​ U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up his tough rhetoric against North Korea when he arrived in Japan on Sunday, saying that the United States and its allies are prepared to defend freedom and that no dictator should underestimate U.S. resolve. Trump kicked off a 12-day Asian trip and is looking to present a united… Read More U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Japan for discussions on North Korea nuclear crisis