Philippines leader declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

1 year 9 months ago
Deadly clashes erupted between government troops and Islamist militants Tuesday in the southern city of Marawi, prompting Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law there and the rest of the island of Mindanao, the state-run Philippines News Agency reported.

First lady's hand swat a viral sensation

1 year 9 months ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, rolled out the red carpet for President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump at Ben Gurion International Airport Monday morning, but one moment stood out: a flick of the wrist seen 'round the world.

Cowardly to cancel?

1 year 9 months ago
Concertgoers return to venues as Simple Minds say cancelling their show would have felt "cowardly".