Julian Assange praised as ‘hero’ for new leaks

WASHINGTON - Julian Assange has been praised by the US right after he released hacked emails from Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Fox News’ Sean Hannity...

Sniper kills 5 law enforcement officers and injures 12 in Dallas

On July 7, a sniper opened fired on police officers during a peaceful protest in Dallas, Texas. The attack killed five officers, injured 12 others and caused mass...

US Senate shoots down proposal against gun laws

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In the aftermath of the Orlando shooting, the debate about gun control had been gaining strength. With more and more people...

Trump dominates as Rubio bows out

FLORIDA - It was the last chance for Marco Rubio to cement his position as a candidate in the Republican nomination race. Despite support from the...

Protesters demand closure of Guantanamo Bay

WASHINGTON, D.C.- In 2002, the United States created their detention camp at a naval base in Guantanamo. At the time, American Secretary of Defence Donald Rumsfeld...

President Obama taking executive actions on gun control

WASHINGTON D.C., - The United States has always been severely criticised for its gun laws or the lack thereof, an issue that has resulted in...

Canada to double refugee intake number in 2016

OTTAWA - Over the past few months, the subject of refugees has been a recurring theme in world news. Countries have taken differing positions on the issue,...

New Orleans park gunfight injures 17

NEW ORLEANS - Officials have confirmed that 17 people, including a 10-year-old boy, have been wounded in a gunfight at a park in New Orleans Police...

Mexican Supreme Court allows recreational use of marijuana

MEXICO CITY - The Mexican Supreme Court has legalised the recreational use of marijuana in a historic ruling. The ruling allows four activists from the Mexican Society...

White supremacist sentenced to death in Kansas

OLATHE - Frazier Glenn Miller Jr, 74, a white supremacist who killed three people at two Jewish centres in Kansas last year has been sentenced to...