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  • Iraqi Kurds vote on creating an independent Kurdistan — but big obstacles stand in the way
    Sometimes, in the fractious world of Iraqi politics, no means yes. That was the central message from Kurdish leaders Monday morning when Iraq’s Kurds cast ... read more
    Source: World News LA TimesPublished on 2017-09-25By Nabih Bulos, Tracy Wilkinson
    28 mins ago
  • Harry and Meghan hold hands
    Prince Harry and his actor girlfriend are seen arriving together at the Invictus Games in Toronto. ... read more
    Source: World News BBCPublished on 2017-09-25
    2 hours ago
  • Iraq’s Kurdish Region Votes In Controversial Independence Referendum
    The vote is seen as a way to signal the ethnic minority's desire for self-determination, despite strong opposition from regional and international powers. Turnout reportedly ... read more
    Source: World News NPRPublished on 2017-09-25By Merrit Kennedy
    2 hours ago
  • Nigeria’s Ogba Zoo attack: Three policemen killed
    The deadly attack is seen as a big blow to Nigeria's efforts to promote tourism. ... read more
    Source: World News BBCPublished on 2017-09-25
    2 hours ago
  • ‘Declaration Of War’ Means North Korea Can Shoot Down U.S. Bombers, Minister Says
    North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho claims that under international law, his country can legally shoot down U.S. military planes — even if they're ... read more
    Source: World News NPRPublished on 2017-09-25By Bill Chappell
    4 hours ago
  • Trump NFL row: What does #TakeAKnee mean?
    More and more high-profile figures in the US are taking a knee at public events. But why now? ... read more
    Source: World News BBCPublished on 2017-09-25
    4 hours ago
  • Hong Kong gay rights: British lesbian wins spousal visa case
    The woman said her visa had been denied after her same-sex relationship was not recognised. ... read more
    Source: World News BBCPublished on 2017-09-25
    4 hours ago
  • ‘Hard Confrontations’ Ahead With Far-Right Party In German Parliament, Merkel Says
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would work to win back voters who'd abandoned her party. Meanwhile, internal squabbles erupted among leaders of the far-right ... read more
    Source: World News NPRPublished on 2017-09-25By Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson
    5 hours ago
  • US-led strikes killed 84 civilians in Syria – HRW
    Human Rights Watch found dozens of children died when aircraft bombed two IS-held towns in March. ... read more
    Source: World News BBCPublished on 2017-09-25
    5 hours ago
  • Anthony Weiner jailed for 21 months for sexting underage girl
    The ex-congressman is sentenced to 21 months in prison for sending explicit messages to a teen. ... read more
    Source: World News BBCPublished on 2017-09-25
    5 hours ago