China says will step up fiscal spending this year to support economy

China will step up fiscal spending this year to support its economy, focusing on further cuts in taxes and fees for small firms, finance ministry officials said on Wednesday.

Response to climate change is the true test for global leaders: New Zealand's prime minister

"You don't have to cede power by acting on climate change," New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern tells her fellow leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Mexico probes negligence in pipeline blast that killed 91

Mexico has opened an investigation into what caused a deadly pipeline explosion, including possible negligence by authorities, the attorney general said Monday, as the death toll rose to 91 people. It is still unclear exactly how events unfolded leading up to the Friday blast, which occurred as hundreds

Australia asks for answers on dissident missing in China

Yang Hengjun, dissident and prominent blogger, was on trip to homeland and has not been seen since last week.

Tory hardliners reconsider May deal amid fears that Brexit could be blocked

Revised deal – including backstop concessions – could win support to see off ‘Europhile kamikaze MPs’

Anti-Trump social media mobs value ‘rapidity and extremism’: Victor Davis Hanson

Hoover Institute senior fellow Victor Davis Hanson weighed in on the “electronic lynch mob” that took place targeting the students of Kentucky's Covington Catholic High School after their confrontation with Native American elder Nathan Phillips that went viral last weekend.

Children's book teaches young Muslim girls to get into sports

Some Muslims find sports inaccessible to them.

Court tosses parents’ suit in Illinois sex-video suicide case

CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago has dismissed a lawsuit brought against a suburban Chicago school by parents of a student who killed himself after staff warned him he may have to register as a…

A Chinese online retailer is giving Myntra a run for its money in India

Shein and other Chinese apps are also gaining traction.

U.S. airlines tap army helicopter pilots to ease shortage

U.S. Army pilot Shaun Perez spent ten hours flying an Apache helicopter over Afghanistan, providing gun cover for Special Forces soldiers on the ground as they hunted for high-value targets, guns and ...

Covington Catholic closes Tuesday, first school day after D.C. incident

The Kentucky high school was closed because of security concerns after students were accused of mocking a Native American activist.

'Donald Trump's Hairpiece': Mysterious Creature Spotted in Australia (PHOTO)

A mysterious jelly-like creature with a mustard hue and a "fringe" has been discovered by locals on one of the country's beaches, the Mirror reported citing eyewitnesses.