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Turkey Says It Captured a Key Syrian Border Town

(CEYLANPINAR, Turkey) — Turkey’s military said it captured a key Syrian border town under heavy bombardment Saturday as its offensive aga...

Turkey Says It Captured a Key Syrian Border Town

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Turkey's military says it captured a key Syrian border town after an offensive against Kurdish fighters Associated Press/Lefteris Pitarakis Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town Saturday after an offensive against Kurdish fighters...
04:56 2019-10-13

Turkish forces capture key Syrian border town Turkish troops entered central Ras al-Ayn according to Turkey’s Defence Ministry, marking the most significant gain since the invasion began Wednesda...
18:56 2019-10-12

Turkish forces capture center of key Syrian border town Turkish forces captured a key Syrian border town under heavy bombardment and fierce fighting Saturday on the fourth day of an offensive that has draw...
16:28 2019-10-12

Turkish-led forces advance into Syrian border town, fighting rages Turkish-backed Syrian rebels advanced into the border town of Ras al Ain in northeast Syria on Saturday but it was unclear how far, with Turkey sayin...
02:56 2019-10-13

Turkey says it is determined to clear Syrian border of militants, assure security Turkey is determined to clear its border with Syria of militants and assure the security of the country, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Mo...
09:56 2019-10-07

Turkey stations doctors near Syrian border for possible military operation: sources Doctors from Turkey's large cities have been stationed in two southern provinces to prepare for a possible incursion into northern Syria, two securit...
20:14 2019-09-20

Turkey sends weapons to Syrian rebels facing Russian-backed assault: Syrian sources Turkey has equipped an array of mainstream Syrian rebels it backs with fresh supplies of weaponry to help them try to repel a major Russian-backed as...
20:28 2019-05-25

Syrian town of Azaz hit by deadly car bombing A suicide car bomb attack in a northwestern Syrian town held by Turkish-backed rebels has killed at least 14 people and wounded dozens, a war monitor...
12:56 2019-06-03

Russian Strikes Blamed for 27 Deaths in Syrian Town Russian airstrikes on a busy market in northwest Syria killed at least 27 people, according to monitoring groups, one of the deadliest attacks in a m...
22:42 2019-07-22

Syrian army poised to take key town after rebel withdrawals Syrian government forces look set to recover a strategic town that has been in rebel hands since 2014 in a major Russian-backed offensive into the op...
16:00 2019-08-20

Syrian army captures key Idlib town from rebels Russian-backed Syrian regime forces have taken an important town in the rebel stronghold province of Idlib. The regime's three-month campaign has kil...
13:14 2019-08-11

Syrian government closes in on town that was bombed with sarin Syrian government forces on Wednesday closed in on a rebel-held town in Idlib that was bombed with sarin in 2017, sources on both sides said, buildin...
13:28 2019-08-14

At least 37 killed in airstrikes in rebel-held Syrian town At least 37 people have been killed in airstrikes on a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria, according to opposition activists and ...
23:56 2019-07-22

Turkish forces intensify bombardment around Syrian town Turkish forces stepped up their bombardment around a town in northeast Syria on Saturday, the fourth day of an offensive against a Kurdish militia, a...
11:14 2019-10-12

Turkey cracks down on Syrian refugees President Erdogan has threatened to ditch the EU refugee deal. After election losses and faced with escalating conflict in Idlib, the attitude toward...
22:00 2019-09-14

In a Syrian Town Under Siege, a Secret Library Kept Dreams Alive “Syria’s Secret Library,” by Mike Thomson, tells the story of a hidden book collection in a bombed-out building that functioned as “an oasis of norma...
12:42 2019-09-28

Turkish Troops Appear to Seize Syrian Town in Fourth Day of Invasion Turkish troops moved into a Kurdish-held Syrian town, forcing thousands of people to flee as Turkey pursued an invasion of northeastern Syria with he...
11:56 2019-10-13

Syrian Government Captures Strategic Town in Last Opposition Stronghold Syrian government forces captured a strategic town in the northwest of the country, as the Russian-backed Assad regime continued its military push to...
01:56 2019-08-21

Monitor says Syrian rebels withdraw from town, jihadists say still fighting A Syrian war monitor said rebels had withdrawn from a town in southern Idlib province and from their last territory in neighboring Hama province afte...
12:28 2019-08-20

Syrian rebel town buries goalie who became 'singer of the revolution' Thousands of people flocked to the funeral on Sunday of a Syrian soccer star turned fighter who became an icon of the revolt against President Bashar...
20:42 2019-06-09

Rebels withdraw in key Syrian town as pro-Assad troops advance Move by insurgents in Khan Sheikhun marks a milestone for Idlib, the last major rebel strongholdInsurgent groups have withdrawn from Khan Sheikhun in...
11:42 2019-08-20

Car bomb kills 13 in rebel-held northern Syrian town Syrian opposition activists are reporting that a car bomb in a northern town held by Turkey-backed fighters has killed at least 13, and wounded dozen...
22:56 2019-06-02

Hundreds of ISIS Supporters Escape as Turkish Forces Near Key Syrian Town (AKCAKALE, Turkey) — Turkish forces approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria on Sunday, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds o...
15:28 2019-10-13

Al Qaeda-linked Syrian militants forced to flee key rebel town The main Syrian group linked to Al Qaeda pulled out of a key rebel town following the Syrian government forces’ campaign of bombardment and airstrike...
08:56 2019-08-21

"We Can Come Any Night Without Warning": Turkey Preps Syrian Offensive Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that his army was ready to launch operations against Kurdish militants in Syria at any moment foll...
14:14 2019-10-07

Trump Calls Turkey’s Syrian Offensive a ‘Bad Idea’ Republican lawmakers, led by Senator Lindsey Graham, called the incursion “a disaster in the making” and were far more critical of the Turkish milita...
21:28 2019-10-09

Explained: Why Turkey wants a military assault on Syrian Kurds A Turkish military operation against Syrian Kurdish territory could unleash instability, displacement and intense fighting. The Kurds are warning of ...
10:14 2019-10-08

Iran offers to mediate between Syrian Kurds, Turkey Iran offered on Saturday to engage Syrian Kurds, Syria's government and Turkey in talks to establish security along the Turkish-Syrian border followi...
11:42 2019-10-12

Hundreds of ISIS supporters escape as Turkish forces approach key Syrian town Turkish forces approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria on Sunday, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds of Islamic State supporters ...
16:42 2019-10-13

Turkey says Syrian government forces attacked its observation point Syrian government forces have attacked a Turkish observation point in Syria's Idlib province, Turkey's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, in what it ...
11:28 2019-06-13

Turkey, Long a Haven for Syrian Refugees, Is Sending Them Home Facing economic troubles in Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is pushing a plan to resettle refugees in a United States-controlled swath of Syri...
11:14 2019-09-10

Turkey’s military attack against Kurds could redraw map of Syrian conflict Turkey launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria on Wednesday, with air strikes hitting the border town of Ras al Ain...
19:00 2019-10-09

Turkey Aims to End a Backlash by Sending Syrian Refugees Home Turkey is taking steps to stem a backlash against the nearly four million displaced people from war-ravaged Syria, whose presence and a badly falteri...
22:28 2019-08-09

Turkey presses Syrian assault as thousands flee the fighting People run to take cover after mortars fired from Syria, in Akcakale, Turkey, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. An Associated Press journalist said at least t...
04:28 2019-10-11

Turkey has deported hundreds of Syrian migrants, advocates and refugees say After being detained, the refugees reportedly have been sent back to areas in northern Syria that are plagued by instability and violence, including ...
21:01 2019-07-22

Syrian troops enter northeastern town after deal with Kurdish forces: state media Syria's troops have entered a northeastern town, Syrian state media said on Monday, after Washington announced it was abruptly pulling out its forces...
11:00 2019-10-14

Ahead of meeting, Turkey expects Russia to help rein in Syrian forces President Tayyip Erdogan will seek steps from Russia's Vladimir Putin to safeguard Turkish troops in the face of an offensive by the Syrian army in t...
15:56 2019-08-27

U.N. Says Tens of Thousands of Syrian Civilians Have Fled Amid Turkey Attacks (BEIRUT) — The U.N. refugee agency says tens of thousands of civilians in Syria are on the move to escape the fighting and seek safety amid a T...
19:00 2019-10-10

Erdoğan: I'll let Syrian refugees leave Turkey for west unless safe zone set up Turkish president threatens to ‘open the gates’ in face of footdragging from US and EUThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, is threatening to ...
16:42 2019-09-05

German chancellor urges Turkey’s president to stop Syrian invasion German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a Sunday phone call urged Turkey’s president to immediately halt his country’s military operations in northern Syr...
11:00 2019-10-14

Trump Calls Turkey’s Syrian Offensive a ‘Bad Idea,’ But Opposes ‘Senseless Wars’ Republicans lawmakers, led by Senator Lindsey Graham, called the incursion “a disaster in the making” and were far more critical of the Turkish milit...
00:42 2019-10-10

Erdogan says 2-3 million Syrian refugees in Turkey, Europe can be resettled in 'safe zone' Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that a planned "safe zone" in northern Syria could host 2-3 million Syrian refugees that have sett...
13:42 2019-09-18

Border agents confiscated lawmakers’ phones. Joaquin Castro captured photo and video anyway. Members of congress were not supposed to take images inside the border detention center in El Paso. The congressman said Americans needed to see what...
00:28 2019-07-03

Turkey's Erdogan warns of flooding Europe with Syrian refugees if EU calls assault an 'invasion' Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan threatened Thursday that his country Thursday could “just open the gates and send 3.6 million Syrian refugees ...
14:00 2019-10-11

Turkey bombards Syrian Kurdish militia, thousands flee as death toll mounts Turkish warplanes and artillery hit Kurdish militia targets in northeast Syria on the third day of an offensive that has killed hundreds of people, f...
10:56 2019-10-11

Turkey's Erdogan threatens to 'open the gates,' allow Syrian refugees to leave for Western countries The president of Turkey said Thursday he would be forced to “open the gates” and allow a route for Syrian refugees to travel into western Europe unle...
17:56 2019-09-05

Syrian Kurdish YPG to withdraw from strip along Turkish border The Kurdish YPG militia will pull forces and heavy weapons from a strip along Syria's border with Turkey under U.S.-Turkish deals, an official in the...
15:56 2019-08-27

Iraqi forces begin operation against IS along Syrian border Iraq’s security and paramilitary forces have begun a military operation along the border with Syria aiming to clear the area of Islamic State group m...
11:28 2019-07-07

Syrian army begins to move troops to 'confront' Turkey in northern Syria: state media The Syrian army has begun deploying its troops to northern Syria battlefronts to "confront a Turkish aggression" on Syrian territory, state media sai...
23:28 2019-10-13

Turkish-led forces pursue assault around Syrian border towns Turkish forces targeted areas around two Syrian border towns with fresh shelling on Sunday, pressing on with their offensive against Kurdish militia ...
10:00 2019-10-13

Turkish ISP Blocks Social Media Sites Near Syrian Border Partially government-owned Türk Telekom restricted access to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and WhatsApp for about 48 hours as Turkey attacked the Kur...
02:56 2019-10-12

Syrian army to deploy along Turkish border in deal with Kurdish-led forces The Syrian army will deploy along the length of the border with Turkey in an agreement with the Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria to help ...
23:28 2019-10-13

U.S. to pull last troops from north Syria; Syrian army to redeploy on border The United States said on Sunday it will withdraw its remaining 1,000 troops from northern Syria in the face of a Turkish offensive and Syria's army ...
02:42 2019-10-14

Turkish tanks mass on Syrian border in preparation for assault on Kurds Turkey has gathered forces on its southern border with Syria, as it prepares to make good on its plans to carve out a “safe zone” by pushing out Kurd...
19:00 2019-10-09

Blast in Turkey-administered Syria town kills at least 9 Turkish state media and Syrian rescuers say a car bomb went off at the entrance to a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkish forces and allied Syr...
15:56 2019-07-11

A German border town’s Left government and AfD voters Frankurt (Oder) picked a Left mayor in 2018. In the EU elections, however, the voters went the opposite direction, opting for the far-right Alternati...
07:00 2019-05-31

Bosnians protest against migrant influx in border town Several hundred Bosnians protested on Sunday against an influx of migrants in the western border town of Bihac, warning of security and health risks ...
23:42 2019-06-16

Military build up at Turkey Syria border Tensions were high on the Turkish-Syrian border on Tuesday amid expectations of a Turkish military incursion into northeastern Syria. (Oct. 8)  ...
01:56 2019-10-09

Private border wall construction halts after New Mexico town protests A U.S. group building what it claims is the first private wall on the Mexican border wall on Wednesday said it had stopped construction after a New M...
23:00 2019-05-29

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Army Moves into Border Town Hours after the Kurds forged a deal with their onetime enemies in the Syrian government, the Syrian Army raced northwest to help battle Turkish-led f...
11:28 2019-10-14

Rocket fired from inside Syria wounds five in Turkish border town: governor Five people were lightly wounded after one of two rockets thought to be fired from within Syria landed on a house in a Turkish border town on Monday ...
01:28 2019-07-23

New Mexico town gets death threats after halting crowd-funded border wall A New Mexico mayor on Thursday said he and his staff received multiple death threats after they briefly halted construction of a crowd-funded, privat...
08:56 2019-05-31

Nancy Pelosi, 12 other lawmakers to visit Central America, Texas border town House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she will lead a U.S. congressional delegation to Central America in the near future, before visiting south T...
20:42 2019-08-08

SDF and Kurdish YPG forces to pull from Turkey-Syria border strip: SDF The Kurdish YPG militia and U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are set to withdraw from a 5-14km wide strip along the border with Turkey, SDF...
15:56 2019-08-27

Turkey masses forces on border with Syria, leaving the US between 2 key partners Turkish forces massed along the Syrian border on Tuesday ahead of a long-expected invasion of Kurdish-held territories in the Syria's northern region...
22:14 2019-10-08

Mexico’s forgotten border town mixes sun, sand, crime and drug trafficking Playa Bagdad, referred to as 'Playa Baghdad' by the Drug Enforcement Agency, is known for crime, not migrants.     ...
10:28 2019-08-28

How a private border wall sparked anger and death threats in a small New Mexico town The construction of the wall thrusted Sunland Park into the national spotlight as the immigration debate has intensified over the arrival of migrants...
00:28 2019-06-09

UN working ‘intensively’ to stop Ebola in eastern DR Congo, following second case in major border town Senior UN officials tasked with controlling the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have responded to Tuesday’s confirmation of ...
23:01 2019-07-31

Kurds Announce Deal With Damascus On Troop Deployment Near Turkey Border The Kurdish administration in northern Syria on Sunday announced a deal with the Damascus government on a Syrian troop deployment near the border wit...
01:00 2019-10-14

| 'Very small number' of troops pulled from Syria-Turkey border: US official The United States has pulled back a "very small number" of troops from areas of northern Syria along the Turkish border, a senior State Department of...
22:14 2019-10-07

Turkey Syria offensive: 100,000 flee homes as cross-border assault continues Turkish forces faced fierce resistance from Kurdish fighters on the third day of Ankara's offensive in northern Syria, as casualties mounted and the ...
08:28 2019-10-12

What life is like on the Syria-Turkey border, one of the world's most tense and dangerous fault lines AP After threatening military incursions into northeast Syria to keep Kurdish forces at bay, Turkey has negotiated a "safe zone" in northern Syria. ...
05:28 2019-08-22

Trump's rapid Syria withdrawal is making life near the border with Turkey even more dangerous Nazeer Al-Khatib / AFP via Getty Images Turkey and Syria have enjoyed periods of relative calm, but tensions have risen between the two countries an...
21:00 2019-10-08

Democrat border town mayor says 'we are sick and tired' of feds not listening, fixing illegal immigration problem A Democrat mayor of a Texas town bordering Mexico slammed the federal government and lawmakers, saying “we are sick and tired of the deaf ears” for f...
18:14 2019-06-18

Two people, including baby, killed in Turkish border town as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria A Turkish civil servant and a nine-month-old Syrian baby have been killed after mortars were fired from Kurdish-held northern Syria into the Turkish ...
22:14 2019-10-10

South Korea confirms new cases of African swine fever in North Korea border town South Korea on Wednesday confirmed two additional cases of African swine fever at pig farms in Paju, a town near its border with North Korea, the cou...
13:00 2019-10-02

Cancer Town: Rev William Barber visits town at heart of Guardian campaign – video The Guardian invited the civil rights leader to the community on the banks of the Mississippi River where the people face the highest risk of cancer ...
08:56 2019-08-10

A day after Trump threatened Turkey with economic ruin, he says Turkey's president will visit the White House REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet at the White House next mont...
18:42 2019-10-08

Turkey's Erdogan says Turkey has definitely bought Russian S-400 defense system Turkey has already bought S-400 defense systems from Russia which he hopes will be delivered in July, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednes...
22:28 2019-06-12

Ebola: Rwanda-DRC border open amid outbreak in border city Hours after a third case of Ebola was reported in the Congolese border town of Goma, a Rwandan minister said the country's border with the DRC had be...
21:42 2019-08-01

Border Patrol apprehensions along southern border fall for first time in 2019 After a record-setting run where more Central Americans were entering the U.S., their numbers fell in June, representing a possible summer slowdown. ...
09:42 2019-07-10

| Niger, Nigeria border governors meet to tackle border violence Four governors of neighbouring states of Niger and Nigeria have ended two days of talks to address the security situation along their shared border w...
23:42 2019-09-10

Border Patrol agents find at least 3 bodies along southern border, officials say The bodies of at least three migrants — two in the Rio Grande River — were discovered in Texas along the southern border with Mexico, officials said ...
04:00 2019-08-29

Comment Of The Day: He Was Never Captured Edition This morning Kyle told us about an attack walrus—which is like a SEAL but bigger—which fought and successfully took down a Russian boat. The walrus, ...
04:28 2019-09-26

Ocasio-Cortez allegedly screamed at border agents during recent trip to southern border: report Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., allegedly screamed at Customs and Border Protection agents "in a threatening manner" during a recent visit to ...
13:42 2019-07-02

Border Patrol searches have increased on Greyhound, other buses far from border ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Mercedes Phelan was confused last April when Border Patrol agents boarded the Greyhound bus she was riding in Pennsylvania and aske...
19:42 2019-06-05

Border South review: slow train to US border purgatory Raúl Pastrana’s compassionate film rides with a Nicaraguan migrant trying to cross into America, and a US researcher seeking traces of others who nev...
23:14 2019-06-08

Border Patrol Council VP slams Ocasio-Cortez's 'disgusting' comparison of border facilities to 'concentration camps' The vice president of the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC) slammed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for comparing border facilities to concentratio...
18:14 2019-06-18

What Happened After P.G. Wodehouse Was Captured During World War II The beloved British humorist — the creator of Wooster and Jeeves — was arrested by the Germans in 1940 and spent the remainder of the war in custody....
12:14 2019-06-04

Iran says it has captured a British oil tanker Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said its navy has captured a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz. Follow here for the latest....
20:56 2019-07-19

A Summer Camp on the Border, Where the Border Crisis Feels Far Away These teenagers, many the children of migrants, are growing up in the shadow of a national conversation about immigration. They feel the stereotypes....
21:42 2019-08-17

12-foot alligator captured on Florida highway The third largest alligator a Leon County gator trapper ever captured has been euthanized a few days after it recently got hurt crossing a Florida h...
21:42 2019-06-20

Germany: Escaped cobra captured after 5-day hunt A highly venomous snake spent several days on the loose in a German town, prompting authorities to evacuate several houses. It was eventually spotted...
23:14 2019-08-30

See you later alligator as Chicago's Chance the Snapper is captured 5ft 3in animal had been spotted last week in Chicago lagoonReptile caught by Florida expert will be sent to sanctuary or zooThe alligator had a good ...
22:14 2019-07-16

Bloated 'piglet squid' captured on film Marine scientists have released a stunning video of a strange critter, the piglet squid, floating along with its tentacles waving above its head in t...
19:28 2019-07-22

Escaped African serval captured, taken to Albuquerque zoo The escaped African serval, who was recently spotted near Hyde Memorial State Park in New Mexico, has been captured and taken to the Albuquerque BioP...
23:42 2019-09-06

Iran says 17 'spies' captured, to be executed for working for CIA Iran's Ministry of Intelligence said Monday it's dismantled an American spy ring and captured 17 Iranian citizens who'd been working as agents of the...
15:28 2019-07-22

Watch the first solar eclipse ever captured on film! The first film of a total solar eclipse has been re-discovered, astronomers announced. The eclipse occurred on May 28, 1900, in North Carolina. ...
00:42 2019-05-31

Russia to release 100 illegally captured whales Russian officials have launched an operation to release nearly 100 illegally captured whales whose confinement in Russia’s far east has become a rall...
13:56 2019-06-20

Fugitive Couple Captured After Hiding for 16 Days Blane and Susan Barksdale escaped on Aug. 26 after overpowering two private security guards who were transporting them back to Tucson, Ariz., the aut...
12:00 2019-09-14

BREAKING: Escaped homicide suspects captured PHOENIX – The U.S. Marshal for the District of Arizona has announced the capture of two escaped fugitives wanted for a Tucson murder. According...
13:28 2019-09-12

Escaped Tennessee inmate captured after 5-day manhunt A Tennessee convict suspected of killing a corrections administrator before escaping prison on a tractor was captured Sunday seven hours after homeow...
00:56 2019-08-12

Gunmen captured on camera opening fire on two Bronx men Cops are looking for a pair of gunmen who opened fire in The Bronx, striking two men, police said Sunday. The two victims — a 34-year-old and a 26-ye...
18:56 2019-08-26

San Francisco’s Fading Black Presence, Captured on Film The creators of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco” don’t begrudge the tech migrants who have moved to their hometown. Still, they lament the loss ...
17:42 2019-06-04

Officer captured on video hitting man convicted of assault A former police sergeant in Georgia who was captured on video hitting a man during a traffic stop has been convicted of aggravated assault and batter...
18:00 2019-06-12

Escaped prisoner, murder suspect captured in Tennessee A convicted kidnapper charged with the death of a corrections administrator after escape from prison in Tennessee is back in custody Sunday following...
23:14 2019-08-11

Drake was so fired up after the Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA title The rapper was very happy once the final buzzer sounded and the Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors for their first NBA championship. ...
07:42 2019-06-14

Gibraltar denies it is about to free captured Iranian tanker Court in the British territory will decide fate of Grace 1, seized by UK, on ThursdayConfusion swirled over a possible breakthrough in the tanker sta...
20:28 2019-08-13

Islamic State 'Beatles' captured in Syria, placed in U.S. custody Two accused British-born terrorist fighters, known in some circles as the "Islamic State Beatles," have been captured in Syria and removed in U.S. cu...
05:14 2019-10-11

8 American women, children captured with ISIS return to US BEIRUT — A Kurdish official in northern Syria says local authorities there have transferred eight American women and children who were captured with ...
12:56 2019-06-05

Watch: One escaped zebra captured in Texas; another still missing Police in Texas said one of two zebras that escaped from a ranch was safely captured while running loose in the streets, but the second African equin...
07:14 2019-08-09

AP PHOTOS: D-Day Normandy sites today captured by drone Using a drone, The Associated Press has produced a series of stunning aerial pictures and videos revisiting landmark D-Day sites, including the town ...
12:42 2019-05-31

DIGGING DEEPER: Getting answers on case of captured cats TUCSON – We have an update on a story we told you about more than a week ago, it’s regarding a northwest side mobile home that was filled with nearly...
15:56 2019-08-08

‘Chance the Snapper,’ the Alligator That Mesmerized Chicago, Is Captured Officials had been searching for the alligator for almost a week. It took someone from a warmer clime — Florida — to nab him. The story had enthralle...
21:56 2019-07-16

He Captured a Clandestine Gay Culture Amid the Derelict Piers Alvin Baltrop’s photographs of the abandoned Hudson River piers and the people who populated them in the 1970s and ’80s have been all but ignored. Un...
01:28 2019-09-20

Married murder suspects captured in Arizona after weeks on the lam A pair of 50-plus-year-old married murder suspects were busted in Arizona on Wednesday night after weeks on the lam since escaping police custody in ...
13:00 2019-09-12

Explosion captured on camera at California Oktoberfest celebration Police say an underground electrical vault exploded at a restaurant in Huntington Beach, California during an Oktoberfest celebration.   &...
19:56 2019-10-06

12-foot gator hit by truck captured on Florida interstate TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A trapper in Florida has seen his fair share of alligators, but the one he captured on Interstate 10 was one of the biggest....
13:14 2019-06-21

How a Photojournalist Captured an Image of a Gunman Mid-Attack in Dallas “Was I in the right place at the wrong time, or was I in the wrong place at the right time?” the photographer, Tom Fox of The Dallas Morning News, sa...
00:00 2019-06-19

Fugitive couple who overpowered guards captured in Arizona A fugitive husband-and-wife team wanted for murder and arson have been captured in Arizona, police said on Thursday, nearly three weeks after they ov...
10:14 2019-09-12

Iran Says Captured 17 CIA Spies, Some Sentenced To Death: Report Iran has captured 17 spies working for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and some have been sentenced to death, Iranian media reported on Mo...
10:14 2019-07-22

A nearly 18-foot python was caught in Florida. Hours later, a second one was captured. Two invasive Burmese pythons, each nearly 18-feet long, were captured in Southwest Florida within hours of each other this.     ...
08:56 2019-08-29

Pompeo dismisses Iran's announcement that it captured U.S. spies U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday dismissed Iran's announcement it had captured 17 spies working for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency...
14:00 2019-07-22

ISRO Releases First Moon Image Captured by Chandrayaan-2 Chandrayaan-2 has captured the first image of the moon, two days after entering the lunar orbit. The picture was taken by Vikram, the spacecraft's la...
11:42 2019-08-23

Iran releases footage of captured tanker's crew Iran has released a short video of what it says is the crew of the Stena Impero, the British-flagged tanker that was seized by Iranian forces in the ...
23:14 2019-07-22

Iran says it captured British oil tanker; oil prices jump Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it seized a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, claiming it failed to follow international marine regulation...
20:56 2019-07-19

Wing Commander Abhinandan, Who Was Captured By Pak, Nears Return To Duty Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who spent nearly 60 hours as a prisoner of the Pakistani military after his MiG-21 Bison was shot down by Pakist...
18:42 2019-08-08

Iran Says It Captured British Oil Tanker; UK Hits Out, Claims 2 Seized Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face consequences in the latest confrontation...
03:56 2019-07-20

Robert Frank, influential photographer who captured ‘The Americans,’ dies at 94 The Swiss-born photographer trained his lens on inequality and despair in post-World War II life and inspired generations of photographers, writers, ...
21:42 2019-09-10

Massive python captured in Everglades sets new size record Step aside, “Florida man” — this “Florida snake” is grabbing headlines today. Trappers have captured a massive Burmese python...
20:14 2019-10-07

Tennessee inmate Curtis Watson captured after 5 days on run, officials say Curtis Watson, the "extremely dangerous" inmate who escaped prison last week after allegedly killing a correctional officer and leading investigators...
22:28 2019-08-11

Trump warns U.S. allies to take back captured ISIS fighters President Donald Trump has warned that Islamic State fighters held by U.S.-backed forces could be released to Europe if their home countries fail to ...
20:56 2019-08-03

Five-foot-long non-native lizard captured in Florida after a year on the run A five-foot-long lizard was captured and removed from the wild after a year on the loose, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said ...
18:56 2019-05-21

Belgian Terrorist Suspected Of Beheading 100 People Captured In Syria An ISIS terrorist suspected of beheading more than 100 people in Raqa and with possible links to the Paris and Brussels attacks has been captured in ...
03:28 2019-09-01

Charlie Cole, photographer who captured the Tiananmen ‘Tank Man,’ has died “He made the image; I just took the picture," Cole said about the white-shirted man who stood before Chinese tanks in 1989. "I felt honored to be the...
19:42 2019-09-13

3 of 4 men who escaped Ohio jail captured in North Carolina, report says Authorities in North Carolina said early Monday that three of the four men who broke out of an Ohio jail were nabbed at a Red Roof Inn inside a shopp...
23:14 2019-09-30

Trump threatens to dump captured ISIS fighters in Europe President Trump on Friday renewed his threat to dump ISIS prisoners back to the European countries they hailed from — saying the US would drop them a...
21:56 2019-09-20

SEE IT: Boat rage incident captured on Michigan lake, reports say A Michigan man was arrested Saturday after a video captured a speed boat circling a larger boat on a lake before ramming into the back at a high spee...
10:56 2019-07-03

A fossil captured an entire school of 50-million-year-old fish (Mizumoto et al., Proc Royal Soc B, 2019) A slab of limestone from the Green River Formation caught a whole school of fish. Researchers don't know ...
01:01 2019-06-04

Upward Lightning On Guatemala Mountain Captured In Striking Video An amateur photographer has captured a striking video of upward lightning shooting from the top of a mountain. Alyssa Barrundia, a missionary living ...
18:42 2019-08-06

Huge leak: Galaxy Note 10 captured on video for the first time ever With just days to go until Samsung takes the wraps off of its last big flagship smartphone launch of 2019, the higher-end version of the company&rsqu...
21:56 2019-08-05

‘Everything Was Broken.’ The Photographer Who Captured the Most Haunting Photographs of Dorian and Its Aftermath Associated Press staff photographer Ramon Espinosa is no stranger to covering hurricanes. He’s been reporting from the Bahamas since Aug. 29 as...
05:28 2019-09-21

A satellite captured a powerful hurricane and a solar eclipse at the same time A total solar eclipse stretched across South America on Tuesday at the exact same time a Category 4 hurricane was developing near the southern tip of...
01:00 2019-07-03

Iran's Zarif calls on UK to immediately release captured oil tanker The capture of an Iranian oil tanker by Britain has set "a dangerous precedent and must end now", Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said o...
15:56 2019-07-08

Watch: Emu that went running on highway captured on school tennis court Animal rescuers in Australia said an emu that went running across lanes of traffic on a highway in Western Australia was captured after a 12-hour cha...
20:42 2019-10-09

See it: Two men captured pushing dead body on shopping cart through Harlem Here’s one thing you can’t actually get at Target: a dead body rolled up inside a red carpet. Two men used a Target shopping cart to push...
06:42 2019-09-13

Norway thinks it captured a Beluga whale that was spying for Russia Russia may be resorting to more unconventional methods of espionage these days, dragooning Mother Nature into helping the country extend its spying c...
14:56 2019-05-21

Ex-Baltimore cop found guilty for beating man captured in viral video A former Baltimore police officer, seen in a viral video beating a man last August, was found guilty on Monday of second-degree assault and official ...
10:56 2019-06-11

Home invasion suspect who was thwarted by 11-year-old captured after walking out of hospital A North Carolina man who walked out of a hospital on Friday night -- after an 11-year-old struck him in the head with a machete in a foiled home inva...
04:14 2019-06-17

How ‘Succession’ composer Nicholas Britell captured the HBO series’ gravitas and absurdity He recorded the Emmy-nominated title theme with a de-tuned piano, for instance, because "when things are perfect, they lose a little bit of their hum...
20:56 2019-08-12

Astronomers captured an image of a double asteroid as it sped past Earth Astronomers eager to observe bizarre visitors to our neck of the Solar System were in for a real treat late last month as the rare double asteroid 19...
06:28 2019-06-05

Ecuador: defiant protesters parade captured officers as unrest drags on Eight uniformed officers were brought onto a stage and forced to address a crowd of thousands of activists but were not harmedIndigenous protesters i...
11:14 2019-10-11

White supremacist gang leader who escaped from Arkansas jail has been captured The inmates, Wesley Gullett and Christopher Sanderson, faced federal charges and were considered armed and dangerous, federal authorities said. ...
21:28 2019-08-01

Head of east Libya parliament rules out talks before Tripoli captured The head of a parliament aligned with forces trying to seize the Libyan capital Tripoli from the internationally backed government said on Thursday t...
20:00 2019-06-13

NASA’s Hubble telescope just captured a breathtakingly vivid photo of Jupiter The Hubble Space Telescope is really, really good at spotting distant objects in space, but it’s just as well-suited for catching a snapshot of plane...
00:00 2019-08-10

A starving polar bear that was seen scavenging for food in an industrial city has been captured A polar bear, initially believed to have wandered hundreds of miles from the Arctic, instead may have been raised in captivity by pelt traders, exper...
21:42 2019-06-20

Greenland's Melting Sea Ice Captured In Viral Image Of Sled Dogs In Water A striking photograph of the early ice melt taken last week by a DMI scientist in northwestern Greenland has gone viral. It shows sled dogs pushing t...
16:28 2019-06-20

Shocking CCTV captured far-right extremist engulfed in fireball as he tried to set synagogue on fire Shocking footage captured the moment a far-right extremist was engulfed in a ball of flames when he set fire to a historic synagogue on a day commemo...
23:00 2019-07-05

Escaped prisoner suspected of murdering, sexually assaulting warden is captured A dangerous inmate suspected of murdering a corrections officer he sexually assaulted before he broke out of a Tennessee prison was arrested on Sunda...
22:00 2019-08-11

Idris Elba Finally Felt Famous When He Captured Beyoncé and Rihanna's Attention Idris Elba has long been respected as an actor--and seen as one of Hollywood's hottest men, but there was one particular event not too long ago that ...
23:56 2019-08-01

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting tha...
17:56 2019-08-05

Fugitive Couple Wanted on Murder Charges Are Captured in Arizona After Hiding for 16 Days Blane and Susan Barksdale escaped on Aug. 26 after overpowering two private security guards who were transporting them back to Tucson, Ariz., the aut...
05:28 2019-09-13

Captured by North Korea: former abductee puts faith in Trump’s nuclear talks Kaoru Hasuike spent 24 years in the north before he was released. He hopes diplomacy can shed light on the fate of eight Japanese citizens still miss...
06:42 2019-09-12

A Tiny Drone Carrying a Deconstructed GoPro Captured This Incredible Dinosaur Museum Fly-Through It’s one thing to pilot a drone along a picturesque coastline, capturing breathtaking footage you could never get on the ground. But it takes an ent...
18:28 2019-06-04

Manhunt over: Escaped Tennessee inmate Curtis Ray Watson captured, death penalty possible Curtis Ray Watson, 44, was charged with the murder of a correctional administrator after he escaped in the midst of a 15-year kidnapping sentence. &...
03:28 2019-08-12

Captured ISIS fighter says he helped imprison James Foley and Alan Henning Alexanda Kotey, a former ISIS fighter accused of forming one of the group's most notorious terror cells, admitted he was responsible for overseeing t...
06:42 2019-05-29

Plane's emergency landing on busy US highway captured on police camera – video A small plane's emergency landing on a busy road in Washington state was captured by a patrol officer's dashboard camera on 1 August. The single-prop...
17:56 2019-08-02

Stunning image of rare volcanic lightning captured by German photographer: 'It was a scary moment' A German photographer who traveled to a small Russian island in the hopes of capturing volcanic lighting — a rare but dazzling phenomenon —  seems to...
03:14 2019-08-14

Murder victim’s sons jump their mother’s killer at hearing, attack captured on video A sentencing hearing for a man found guilty of fatally shooting an Ohio mother two years ago ended abruptly after the woman’s sons attacked the...
18:28 2019-07-12

Escaped Georgia prison gang inmate James 'Hot Rod' Owenby is captured by police, officials say A Georgia inmate involved in a prison gang and who bears the nickname was taken into custody Thursday morning after escaping in broad daylight by ste...
21:56 2019-08-01

Suspected credit card thief caught after being captured on security footage wearing tag with real name A man suspected of using an elderly person's credit cards was arrested last week, months after he was spotted on surveillance camera footage wearing ...
00:28 2019-07-12

Women’s World Cup captured public’s imagination despite Fifa’s worst efforts | Marina Hyde Patronising scheduling set it up to fail but players used their platform to highlight how the governing body lets them downGianni Infantino is one of...
16:14 2019-07-10

Florida inmate with ‘history of violent behavior’ captured after escaping state hospital: police A tattoo-covered Florida inmate “with a history of violent behavior” was recaptured Wednesday, more than 12 hours after he climbed a fence and escape...
04:14 2019-09-13

How a globe-trotting, adventure-seeking socialite became the first American woman in uniform captured by the Nazis The forgotten story of an unlikely feminist antihero, whose hunger for experience jeopardized multiple lives and imperiled some of America’s most clo...
01:42 2019-09-26

Islamic State 'Beatles' -- El Shafee Elsheikh and Alexanda Kotey -- captured in Syria, placed in U.S. custody Two accused British-born terrorist fighters, known in some circles as the "Islamic State Beatles," have been captured in Syria and removed in U.S. cu...
16:28 2019-10-10

Damage from Iran-linked drone attack on Saudi oil facility captured in satellite images Saudi oil sites attacked on Saturday -- in a drone assault linked to Iran -- were seen to have sustained damage after satellite images released Sunda...
00:56 2019-09-16

BTS singer RM teams up with Lil Nas X for 'Old Town Road' remix: 'Seoul Town Road' RM from the South Korean boy band BTS and Lil Nas X dropped a new remix of the hit song "Old Town Road" to the surprise of fans.    &...
22:00 2019-07-31

Who Are the Syrian Kurds the U.S. Is Abandoning? U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to give a green light to a Turkish military offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria effectively a...
19:56 2019-10-07

U.S. Sanctions Syrian Businessman Samer Foz, Others The Treasury Department sanctioned a top Syrian businessman and more than a dozen individuals and companies for their alleged financial support of Pr...
08:14 2019-06-12

Syrian regime may be committing war crimes, says UK The UK's top official at the UN says the Syrian regime could be committing war crimes after Sky News uncovered evidence suggesting government forces ...
00:56 2019-05-29

Syrian Civil War Fast Facts View CNN's Fast Facts on Syria's Civil War to learn more about the on-going conflict, the escalating refugee crisis, and to view a timeline of events...
21:28 2019-10-11

As new Syrian exodus unfolds, some fear they will never go home Kurdish doctor Farid Mustafa was one of the last to flee Ras al-Ain as Turkish bombs rained down on the Syrian border town. He fears may never return...
11:14 2019-10-12

Iran oil tanker sought by US seen off Syrian coast Gibraltar released the Adrian Darya 1 tanker in mid-August after Iran promised it would not discharge its 2.1 million barrels of oil in Syria. The ve...
09:42 2019-09-07

Erdogan Presses Putin on Syrian Offensive Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan flew to Russia to persuade Vladimir Putin to rein in his Syrian allies, whose offensive on rebels’ last strong...
01:00 2019-08-28

Syrian Kurds mobilize across from Turkish troops Kurds in northeastern Syria issued a "general mobilization" call along the border with Turkey. It comes as Ankara prepares for an invasion of the are...
11:56 2019-10-09

Here’s what we know about the ISIS prisons controlled by the Syrian Kurds Kurdish forces are caught between protecting the prisons holding Islamic State fighters and their families and staving off Turkish soldiers at their ...
20:56 2019-10-12

Syrian refugees make new lives in Vermont After fleeing the war in Syria, a refugee family is rebuilding their life across the globe in a small city in Vermont. (August 26)    ...
19:14 2019-08-26

Syrian army 'kills terrorists' in Idlib countryside The Syrian army is launching "intensive strikes on dens of Jabhat al-Nusra," a group formerly affiliated with al Qaeda, in a village in southwestern ...
14:39 2019-05-21

Syrian air strike on village market kill at least 12: rescuers At least 12 people were killed and scores wounded on Tuesday in aerial strikes believed to have been carried out by the Syrian air force on a popular...
02:42 2019-07-17

At War: To Stay or to Flee: A Syrian Mother’s Impossible Choice Suhair had to decide whether leaving Syria was worth risking her children’s lives. Now she is coming to terms with the opportunities and costs of her...
20:28 2019-05-21

Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? For Syrian refugees in Egypt, crackdowns from the state and racism in society are a part of everyday life. A migration expert spoke to DW about condi...
18:01 2019-06-17

Syrian Government Intensifies Strikes on Opposition Stronghold As rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran draw the world’s attention, the Syrian government and its Russian allies have stepped up airstrikes on I...
13:14 2019-07-13

Syrian footballer and 'singer of revolution' killed in conflict Goalkeeper Abdul Baset al-Sarout dies of wounds sustained in battle with government troopsA Syrian footballer who became a symbolic figure in the reb...
15:28 2019-06-08

Neglect of Syrian women, children documented in new D.C. exhibit A new exhibit, a series of 25 paintings and two installations, provides a window into the lives of Syrian women and children forced to flee their hom...
22:14 2019-06-10

12 Hours. 4 Syrian Hospitals Bombed. One Culprit: Russia. The Russians saved Bashar al-Assad’s government. A trove of Russian Air Force recordings obtained by The Times shows how bombing Syrian hospitals hel...
14:14 2019-10-13

France calls for immediate end to fighting in Syrian city of Idlib France called on Friday for an immediate end to fighting in the Syrian city of Idlib, and the French foreign ministry added that it condemned in part...
01:14 2019-08-17

Turkish post in Idlib hit ‘deliberately’ by Syrian attack ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey says Syrian government forces have “deliberately” attacked a Turkish military observation post in northwestern Syr...
18:00 2019-06-16

Syrian rebel forces withdraw from Khan Shaykhun Opposition forces withdrew from the northwest Syrian town of Khan Shaykhun on Tuesday after Syrian government forces invaded Idlib province, local ob...
19:14 2019-08-20

Report: Syrian air raids hit crowded residential area BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s White Helmets say at least six people were killed and 10 remain under rubble following government air raids on a town in ...
16:00 2019-05-27

Syrian man jailed for killing that sparked far-right riots in Germany Asylum seeker Alaa Sheikhi guilty of manslaughter of Daniel Hillig in ChemnitzA Syrian asylum seeker accused of a killing that sparked a week of far-...
21:14 2019-08-22

Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany An asylum seeker was found guilty of manslaughter in the death of a German man last year in the eastern city of Chemnitz that added fuel to an anti-i...
17:42 2019-08-22

Russia Denies It Bombed Four Syrian Hospitals In 12 Hours Russia on Monday denied a US newspaper report that its warplanes bombed four hospitals in rebel-held territory in Syria over a period of 12 hours thi...
15:56 2019-10-14

Lebanon forces Syrian refugees to tear down walls BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says Lebanese troops have entered refugee settlements in a town near the Syrian border t...
14:42 2019-07-01

U.S. imposes sanctions on Syrian businessman with ties to Assad The United States on Tuesday slapped sanctions on Syrian businessman Samer Foz and his family, who have close ties to President Bashar al-Assad and w...
20:00 2019-06-11

Syrian civil war has damaged more than 120 churches, report finds As many as 124 churches have been damaged or targeted by military forces on all sides of Syria's civil war, which has stretched on for more than eigh...
17:56 2019-09-05

Air strikes on Syrian rebel enclave intensify: monitor Air strikes targeted rebel-held cities in northwest Syria on Friday, a war monitor reported, widening bombardment of the last major insurgent enclave...
17:28 2019-07-12

UN to investigate Syrian attacks on health centers, schools UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has authorized an investigation into attacks on health facilities and schools in Syria’s last major rebel-held ...
17:42 2019-08-01

Syrian fighters burning crops, using food as "weapon of war": U.N. Fighters have set fire to thousands of acres of wheat and other crops in northwest Syria in a campaign that has turned food supplies in a "weapon of ...
13:14 2019-06-04

Syrian troops take village deep within last rebel stronghold BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have captured a village deep within the last rebel stronghold in the northwest province of Idlib, after intens...
16:42 2019-06-03

Reports: Syrian president replaces security chiefs Pro-government Syrian pages on social media are reporting that President Bashar Assad has replaced some heads of influential security agencies, inclu...
17:56 2019-07-07

Syrian Kurdish-led authority: nearly 200,000 people displaced by attack The Syrian Kurdish-led administration in northeastern Syria said on Saturday that 191,069 people have been displaced as a result of Turkish military ...
11:42 2019-10-12

The cat man of Aleppo: rescuing battle-weary Syrian strays Mohammad Aljaleel looked after homeless cats during the aerial bombardment of Aleppo. He has since set up a dedicated sanctuary and veterinary clinic...
11:14 2019-08-06

| US imposes sanctions on Syrian mogul for aiding Assad The United States has imposed sanctions on Samer Foz, a Syrian industrialist behind high-end developments, including the Four Seasons hotel in Damasc...
07:00 2019-06-12

To Stay or to Flee: A Syrian Mother’s Impossible Choice Suhair had to decide whether leaving Syria was worth risking her children’s lives. Now she is coming to terms with the opportunities and costs of her...
21:00 2019-05-22

Make This Syrian Kibbeh Casserole When Your Budget Is Tight Whenever I meet someone who, like me, is of Middle Eastern heritage, it’s guaranteed that within five minutes of learning this fact, I will turn the ...
21:42 2019-09-23

Thousands of Syrian refugees could be sent back, says Lebanese minister Gebran Bassil claims many refugees are not living in political fear, but stay for economic reasonsAs many as three quarters of Syrian refugees in Leb...
08:14 2019-06-15

Syrian media report ceasefire agreed in Idlib Syrian state media reported on Thursday that a ceasefire had been agreed in the last rebel bastion in the country, the northwest, where aid agencies ...
22:42 2019-08-01

Trump upbeat on China; supports Syrian mediation Donald Trump gives an upbeat assessment of ongoing talks between US and Chinese officials. As Turkey's incursion into Syria continues, Trump also say...
05:42 2019-10-11

'Witnessing a bit of history': How researchers captured a giant squid on camera in US Earlier this month, an exploration filmed a giant squid for the first time in U.S. waters. Here's what the moment of discovery was like.  ...
19:42 2019-06-27

Breathtaking moment captured as a 'fire rainbow' seen in the skies of Malaysia This is the breathtaking moment a "fire rainbow", or more commonly known as a circumhorizontal arc, showed up in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on May 28. &...
04:42 2019-06-18

Watch: Loose monitor lizard captured in California, second reptile still loose Authorities in California said a large monitor lizard spotted roaming a neighborhood for about a year has been captured -- but there's a second membe...
07:00 2019-08-11

Iran's Revolutionary Guards say they captured British oil tanker: Iran state TV Iran's Revolutionary Guards said they have captured British oil tanker Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz, Iranian state television reported on Fri...
20:42 2019-07-19

Assad hits a wall in Syrian war as front lines harden President Bashar al-Assad's assault in the northwest has been met with a painful rebel counterpunch that underlines Turkish resolve to keep the area ...
17:42 2019-07-10

Three Syrian soldiers killed by Israeli rockets: state media Three Syrian soldiers were killed and seven wounded by Israeli rockets fired into Quneitra province, Syrian state media said on Sunday, citing a mili...
04:42 2019-06-02

Satellite images appear to show Iranian oil tanker off Syrian coast A once-detained Iranian oil tanker appears to have made its way to Syria, even as the United States sought to squeeze off Tehran’s ability to move oi...
17:56 2019-09-07

Israel attacks Syrian base hours after hitting other targets Syrian state media is reporting that Israel has fired missiles onto a Syrian military air base in the country’s center, killing a soldier and woundin...
02:42 2019-06-03

Syrian state TV reports Israeli attack in southern Syria Syrian state television said on Wednesday that Israel struck a strategic area in southern Syria overlooking the Golan Heights where Western intellige...
07:42 2019-07-24

Syrian rebels launch offensive, overrun army posts Syrian opposition activists and a war monitoring group say rebels have launched an offensive in the mountains of the coastal Latakia province, overru...
17:28 2019-07-09

Activists say Russian, Syrian strikes kill 11 in rebel area Syrian rescuers and activists say 11 civilians, including two families of four, have been killed in government and Russian airstrikes inside Syria’s ...
14:42 2019-07-13

Syrian soccer goalie who became rebel icon dies in battle BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian rebel spokesman says a famous soccer goalkeeper who became an icon of the rebellion against President Bashar Assad has died of...
14:56 2019-06-08

'Leaving us to be slaughtered': Syrian Kurds commander condemns US pullout The commander of the Syrian Kurdish forces in the northern part of the country condemned President Trump's decision to remove U.S. soldiers from the ...
08:00 2019-10-13

Syrian refugee arrested for plot to bomb Pittsburgh church Federal authorities have arrested a Syrian refugee who was plotting to attack a Pittsburgh church, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday. Mus...
01:00 2019-06-20

Pompeo says Syrian government used chlorine in May chemical weapon attack U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday that the United States concluded the government of President Bashar al-Assad in Syria used chlor...
02:56 2019-09-27

From IS camp, Syrian family returns home to a hostile city Kurdish-led authorities in northeast Syria are allowing hundreds of Syrian families linked to the Islamic State group to return home to the city of R...
19:14 2019-09-22

Crop fires, a weapon of war, ruin Iraqi, Syrian harvests IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Crop fires in parts of Syria and Iraq this month have been blamed alternately on defeated Islamic State militants seeking to aveng...
10:56 2019-05-30

Prosecutors: Syrian man planned ISIS-fueled church bombing A Syrian refugee who came to the U.S. three years ago plotted to bomb a church this spring to inspire followers of the Islamic State of Iraq, federal...
05:00 2019-06-20

U.S. forces strike Syrian al Qaeda facility: Defense Department U.S. forces struck an al Qaeda facility north of Idlib in Syria on Saturday in an attack aimed at the organization's leadership, U.S. Central Command...
07:28 2019-09-01

Tensions forces evacuation of Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon Dozens of Syrian refugees have dismantled their tents in a camp they lived in for years in eastern Lebanon after authorities ordered their evacuation...
17:28 2019-06-09

Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians including 11 children in rebel-held northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of...
14:28 2019-08-17

Syrian activists say bombing of rebel area killed 5 people Syrian rescue workers and activists say government warplanes have bombed the last rebel stronghold in the country again, levelling a building and kil...
14:56 2019-05-30

U.S.-backed Syrian force warns of 'all-out war' in response to any Turkish attack The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Saturday it would "not hesitate to turn any unprovoked (Turkish) attack into an all-out war" to defe...
00:00 2019-10-06

Syrian troops enter Kurdish fight against Turkish forces Deal to support Kurds in exchange for key cities set to open new front in civil warSyrian troops have begun sweeping into Kurdish-held territory on a...
10:42 2019-10-14

Syrian troops regain control of village they lost to rebels DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media say government forces have regained control of a northwestern village, just days after losing it to militan...
12:28 2019-05-26

Syrian Kurds Say Turkish Shells Hit an Islamic State Prison (BEIRUT)–– Syrian Kurdish officials say Turkish shelling has hit a prison holding Islamic State militants in northeastern Syria. A video ...
02:28 2019-10-13

The Latest: Syrian Kurds ally with Damascus in major shift Syrian Kurdish officials say they will work with the country’s central government in Damascus to fend off Turkey’s offensive against Kurdish fighters...
07:00 2019-10-14

Syrian army besieges insurgents and Turkish troops in Hama A Syrian opposition war monitor and pro-government activists say government forces marching from different directions in southern parts of Idlib prov...
20:42 2019-08-21

Dutch police arrest Syrian suspected of war crimes, terror Dutch prosecutors say police have arrested a Syrian on suspicion of war crimes and terrorism in his home country where he allegedly was a commander i...
18:14 2019-05-21

Amnesty International: Lebanon 'forcibly deported' 2,500 Syrian refugees Lebanon "forcibly deported" nearly 2,500 Syrian refugees back to their native country in the last three months, according to government information o...
14:00 2019-08-28

Syrian refugee charged in church bombing plot due in court PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Syrian refugee charged with plotting to bomb a Pittsburgh church to inspire followers of the Islamic State of Iraq is due in fede...
13:14 2019-06-21

US repatriates family from Syrian detention camp for Isis suspects Exclusive: removal of four people could put pressure on other countries to follow suitA US family have been removed from a Syrian detention centre fo...
02:14 2019-05-23

Syrian Kurds See US Betrayal And Warn Alliance Against ISIS Now In Doubt For the past five years, Syrian Kurds have stood alongside the United States in its effort to vanquish the Islamic State, in the process securing con...
13:56 2019-10-08

Syrian families returning home from IS camp face hostility RAQQA, Syria — After two years on the run with the Islamic State group, Um Mahmoud just wanted to return home. When she finally made it to Raqqa with...
23:14 2019-09-23

Syrian rebels withdraw from area in NW after government advance - Observatory Syrian rebels withdrew from a town in southern Idlib province and from their last remaining territory in neighboring Hama province after government t...
09:28 2019-08-20

Syrian Kurds hand over four 'Islamic State' children to Germany Kurdish authorities in Syria have handed over four children to Germany who had parents that were "Islamic State" fighters. Many EU countries are grap...
00:14 2019-08-20

| France 'worried' after nearly 800 ISIS relatives escape Syrian camp France says it is "worried" after Kurdish authorities reported that hundreds of relatives of foreign jihadists had escaped from a displacement camp i...
11:56 2019-10-14

US accuses Syrian government of fresh chemical weapon attack State department says it will respond ‘quickly and appropriately’ if use of chlorine is provenThe US says it has seen signs the Syrian government may...
08:14 2019-05-22

Mother panther, kittens captured on video in south Florida: 'It brings us hope' The Florida Wildlife Federation used a trail camera to capture videos of a mother panther and her kittens along Keri Road.     &...
23:28 2019-06-20

Britain says Iran seizes two oil tankers in Gulf, Iran says captured one Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face consequences in the latest confrontation...
04:14 2019-07-20

Syrian state media claims Israeli airstrikes hit sites near Damascus Regime says air defences confronted the attack, which was launched from Lebanese airspaceFour civilians have been killed and 21 injured in Israeli mi...
16:56 2019-07-01

German court convicts Syrian over stabbing that triggered Chemnitz riots A Syrian man was sentenced to nine and a half years in prison by a German court on Thursday over the fatal stabbing of a man in the eastern city of C...
18:00 2019-08-22

Andrew Scheer calls appointment of Syrian consul in Montreal ‘outrageous’ Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says it is "outrageous'' that Ottawa has allowed a sympathizer of the Syrian president to become the honorary consu...
22:28 2019-09-24

Syrian Kurdish official warns of Islamic State jail break A senior Kurdish official warned on Thursday that Islamic State jihadists could break out of prisons in northeast Syria as fighting intensifies betwe...
19:00 2019-10-10

Kurdish-Led Syrian Democratic Front: Turkish Attack Has Revived ISIS The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said a Turkish attack in northern Syria had revived Islamic State and called on allied states that hel...
10:00 2019-10-13

Steven Seagal film to tell story of Syrian toddler who drowned in Mediterranean Action star involved in Aylan Baby, about the three-year-old whose death widened awareness of the migrant crisisThe tragic death of Alan Kurdi, the t...
17:14 2019-06-28

Sky News witnesses horrors of Idlib as crew shelled by Syrian regime Sky News has gained exclusive access to the bombardment of Idlib - the last rebel outpost in Syria - and witnessed first-hand the relentless attack o...
19:28 2019-05-23

As heavy bombing hits northwest, Syrian army takes villages Syrian soldiers have gained some ground in the country's last rebel bastion during a Russian-backed offensive that aid agencies warn is growing blood...
16:00 2019-08-01

Erdogan tells Putin that Syrian offensive is causing humanitarian crisis Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Russia's Vladimir Putin on Friday that Syrian army attacks in northwest Syria are causing a humanitarian crisis...
20:42 2019-08-23

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the dea...
05:14 2019-08-23

Syrian army takes towns in northwest that rebels held for years Syrian troops on Friday reclaimed a cluster of towns they had lost early in the eight-year-old war, pressing their offensive in the northwest, the co...
20:42 2019-08-23

Syrian air defences respond to rebel drones in Hama province: state TV Syrian air defences responded on Tuesday to drones launched by rebels near a helipad in Jubb Ramlah village in Hama province, Syrian state TV reporte...
23:42 2019-06-04

Iranian Tanker Photographed Off Syrian Port Tartus: US Satellite Firm The Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1 at the centre of a dispute between Tehran and Western powers, which went dark off Syria earlier in the week, ha...
11:42 2019-09-07

Syrian forces drop banned cluster bombs and target hospitals Sky News has seen first-hand evidence that hospitals in Idlib are being targeted by Syrian regime forces who also appear to be using banned cluster b...
14:56 2019-05-28

Syrian state media: Israeli missile strike kills four civilians Israeli warplanes fired missiles targeting Syrian military positions in Homs and the Damascus outskirts in an attack that killed at least four civili...
07:42 2019-07-01

New UN-Syrian Action Plan signals an 'important day' for child protection, says UN envoy The top UN official charged with representing the interests of children caught up in armed conflict, has signed a landmark new agreement on child pro...
19:28 2019-07-01

Syrian Kurds fear 'ethnic cleansing' after US troop pullout announcement In the aftermath of President Trump’s surprise announcement Sunday that the U.S. would be withdrawing from the predominantly Kurdish enclave in North...
07:14 2019-10-08

Syrian insurgents shell government-held rural area, kill 12 DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian insurgents fired rockets into residential parts of the government-held northern province of Aleppo, striking a wedding party...
16:00 2019-06-17

Exclusive: Military leader of Syrian Kurds tells US 'you are leaving us to be slaughtered' The commander of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces told a senior US diplomat, "You are leaving us to be slaughtered," demanding to know whethe...
01:14 2019-10-13

Tens of thousands flee Russia-led attack on Syrian opposition enclave Ten of thousands of people have fled to Syria's border with Turkey in the last few days as a Syrian army advance pushed further into the opposition's...
01:00 2019-08-22

Syrian army resumes military operations against rebels in northwest Syria The Syrian army said on Monday it was resuming military operations in a Russian-led campaign in northwest Syria that has uprooted tens of thousands a...
16:42 2019-08-05

Germany: Syrian faces Islamic State-linked terrorism charges BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors in Germany say a 31-year-old Syrian citizen faces terrorism charges for joining the Islamic State group in Syria. Fares A.B...
11:42 2019-06-19

Syrian rebels say Russian-backed forces prepare to resume offensive Syrian rebel fighters on Wednesday said Russian-backed forces were amassing troops in preparation for resuming a five-month offensive in northwest Sy...
03:56 2019-09-12

Assad urged Syrian refugees to come home. Many are being welcomed with arrest and interrogation. Returnees have been subjected to harassment or extortion by security agencies, as well as detention and torture, say returnees and human rights monit...
21:14 2019-06-02

Germany truck attack that injured 8 probed as possible act of terror, Syrian man detained Eight people were injured after Syrian national stole a truck and rammed it into a line of cars in a town in western Germany, spurring authorities to...
06:42 2019-10-09

Syrian Kurds hand over French, Dutch Islamic State orphans BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian Kurdish official says authorities in northeastern Syria have handed 12 French and two Dutch orphans whose fathers were killed ...
12:42 2019-06-10

Syrian Government Documents Show Widespread Abuses, Rights Center Says In a report, the Syria Justice and Accountability Center said that documents from President Bashar al-Assad’s government detailed systematic human ri...
02:56 2019-05-22

Syrian rebels say Moscow deploys ground forces in Idlib campaign Russia has sent special forces in recent days to fight alongside Syrian army troops struggling to make gains in a more than two month assault in nort...
08:14 2019-07-18

Erdogan says up to 3 million Syrian refugees can return to 'safe zone' if it extended Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that up to three million Syrian refugees can return to a planned "safe zone" in northern Syria if it ...
20:00 2019-09-16

Belgium takes back six children of Isis fighters from Syrian camps Children with parents face less certain future, with countries reluctant to repatriate supporters of violent jihadSix Belgian children of Islamic Sta...
06:28 2019-06-15

Russia says Syrian troops repelled three big militant attacks in Syria's Idlib Syrian government troops on Wednesday morning repelled three big attacks by militants in Syria's Idlib province, the Russian Ministry of Defense said...
14:56 2019-05-22

Syrian Army Discovers Tragic Destruction of Apamea at the Hands of Terrorists The Head of the Department of Antiquities and Museums of Hama in Syria, Abdul Qader Farzet, has announced that the ancient Syrian city of Apamea, whi...
22:14 2019-05-29

Toronto Syrian restaurant owners defy death threats to stay open Owners of popular Soufi’s targeted with hate mail and threatsFamily says wave of support inspired them to reverse decisionA popular Syrian restaurant...
11:14 2019-10-11

Turkish troops and Syrian rebels encircle two SDF-held towns: rebel spokesman Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels have now encircled two border towns in northeast Syria held by the U.S.-backed Kurdish forces after a ground...
19:00 2019-10-10

Syrian Anti-Aircraft Defences Fire At Enemy Targets Over Damascus: Report Syrian anti-aircraft defences on Saturday fired at 'enemy targets' over Damascus, state media said, as the UK-based the Syrian Observatory for Human ...
00:00 2019-08-25

UN human rights chief fears world has grown numb to Syrian carnage The relentless campaign of airstrikes in Syria has been met with a “collective shrug,” the top United Nations human rights official said on Friday, d...
18:28 2019-07-31

Syrian Goalkeeper Turned Rebel Fighter Dies In Fight With Regime Forces A Syrian goalkeeper turned rebel fighter who starred in an award-winning documentary died Saturday of wounds sustained fighting regime forces in nort...
20:28 2019-06-08

Syrian man planned Pittsburgh church bombing to inspire ISIS followers, arrested A Syrian refugee who came to the U.S. three years ago plotted to bomb a church this spring to inspire followers of the Islamic State of Iraq.  ...
15:28 2019-06-20

Syrian air defenses thwart Israeli missile attack in southern Syria: SANA Syrian Air Defenses thwarted an Israeli attack on Tal al-Hara in southern Syria and shot down a number of them, Syrian state news agency SANA said ea...
04:00 2019-06-12

Syrian crisis is ‘clearest example’ of foreign investment in terrorism, Deputy Prime Minister says at UN Although terrorism is a “global nightmare which haunts everyone”, some countries have invested in terrorism as a tool to impose their “insidious agen...
22:42 2019-09-28

US and Turkish troops conduct first joint ground patrol of Syrian 'safe zone' US and Turkish troops conducted their first ever joint ground patrol within what Turkey has called the "safe zone" that runs along the Syria-Turkish ...
07:14 2019-09-09

Syrian refugee arrested in plot to bomb Pittsburgh church for ISIS, feds say The FBI foiled an attempted bomb plot and arrested a Syrian refugee on Wednesday who allegedly planned to bomb a church in Pittsburgh in the name of ...
05:42 2019-06-20

Syrian army makes new gains as Russia brings reinforcements: rebels, residents Russia and its Syrian army ally stepped up aerial raids on northwest Syria as they sent reinforcements from elite army units and Iranian-backed milit...
02:00 2019-08-30

Syrian resident of Saudi Arabia dies in attack on Abha airport: Al-Arabiya TV A Syrian resident of Saudi Arabia has died from his wounds in an attack on Saudi's Abha airport on Sunday, Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya TV said on Sunday, ...
23:42 2019-06-23

Turkish outpost in Syria shelled from Syrian government forces area: ministry A Turkish observation post in Syria's Idlib region was attacked with mortar fire and shelling from an area controlled by Syrian government forces, ca...
20:14 2019-06-16

Syrian doctor describes latest alleged chemical attack as US mulls response Just after 9 a.m  Sunday, witnesses on the ground in the remote Syrian countryside near the border of Idlib province claimed they saw more than 40 ro...
09:00 2019-05-24

Syrian girl dies after saving sister's life in heart-stopping airstrike photo The desperate moment is captured in a grainy image taken on Wednesday in the Syrian town of Ariha, Idlib province, by local media activist group SY24...
18:42 2019-07-31

Syrian government forces march into Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib: Observatory, rebel source Syrian army troops and their allies entered Khan Sheikhoun in northwest Syria, advancing against insurgents in the town where ground battles raged on...
00:42 2019-08-20

Turkish military, Syrian rebel forces to cross into Syria 'shortly': Erdogan's aide Turkish forces, together with the rebel Free Syrian Army, will cross the Syrian border "shortly", President Tayyip Erdogan’s communications director ...
07:00 2019-10-09

Kurdish-Syrian 'feminists' form giant human shield to resist Turkish incursion When the threat of an attack looms, scores of Kurdish women in every major township in their carved out canton of Rojava in northeastern Syria, routi...
21:42 2019-08-09

Syrian army opens corridor for people to leave rebel bastion: state media Syrian government forces opened a corridor on Thursday for people who want to leave insurgent territory in northwest Syria, where an army offensive h...
18:00 2019-08-22

Russia-backed Syrian forces enter Kurdish-held region amid U.S. retreat Russia-backed Syrian forces wasted no time in taking advantage of an abrupt U.S. retreat from Syria on Monday, deploying deep inside Kurdish-held ter...
14:14 2019-10-14

Syrian displacement poses ‘serious threat’ to Lebanon’s development goals, President tells UN Assembly While the “heated” wars in the Middle East over the last decade have recessed, the President of Lebanon told the United Nations General Assembly’s an...
23:42 2019-09-25

Refugee children praise ISIS, vow to 'crush' apostates, videos from Syrian camps show Children born to wives and fighters of the crumpled ISIS caliphate who are now left to fend for themselves in wretched refugee camps throughout Syria...
20:56 2019-07-22

Syrian schoolboy with strong Belfast accent praised for acting as interpreter to help fellow pupils A Syrian schoolboy living in Northern Ireland has captured hearts after revealing how he acts as an interpreter for other pupils - while speaking wit...
14:14 2019-05-30

Trump administration takes action against accused war profiteer with ties to Syrian dictator Assad "This Syrian oligarch is directly supporting the murderous Assad regime and building luxury developments on land stolen from those fleeing his brutal...
19:56 2019-06-11

Syrian army shells rebel area, Turkish observation post despite truce move The Syrian army and its allies shelled rebel-held areas of northwest Syria early on Thursday and attacked a Turkish observation post, Ankara and a mo...
11:28 2019-06-13

Iranian tanker Adrian Darya 1 photographed off Syrian port Tartus: U.S. satellite firm The Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1 at the center of a dispute between Tehran and Western powers, which went dark off Syria earlier in the week, ha...
10:56 2019-09-07

Assad niece forfeits £25k of Syrian regime cash held in London bank account A niece of Syria's president Assad today agreed to forfeit thousands of pounds held in a London bank account after a court heard it was Syrian regime...
04:14 2019-05-22

U. S.-allied Kurds strike deal to bring Assad’s Syrian troops back into Kurdish areas The deal between the Syrian Democratic Forces and the government of President Bashar al-Assad further dimmed the prospect of continued U.S. presence ...
23:56 2019-10-13

A Syrian family had to shut down their Toronto restaurant amid death threats after their son participated in an antifa protest Vince Talotta/Toronto Star via Getty Images A Syrian family will soon reopen its beloved Toronto restaurant after receiving a deluge of hateful and ...
03:14 2019-10-11

Syrian crisis topped talks between Egyptian president, Saudi crown prince: Egypt's state TV The Syrian crisis topped the talks held between Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on the sidelines o...
08:42 2019-06-29

Syrian army deploys forces to aid Kurds amid Turkish offensive as Trump orders military withdrawal Syrian government troops were heading to the country's northern border on Monday to "confront Turkish aggression" after making a deal with the U.S.-a...
08:42 2019-10-14

Syrian opposition leader warns Iranian activity inside Syria has reached unprecedented dangerous level After more than eight years of war and bloodshed in Syria, the Iranian presence in the nation is at an all-time high, warned the top Syrian oppositio...
00:56 2019-10-04

UN Security Council ‘utterly failed’ Syrian detainees; a victim voices her plea to ‘end impunity and stop this horror’  The Security Council has “utterly failed Syrian detainees and their families”, Amina Khoulani, Co-founder of Families for Freedom, told the Security ...
00:28 2019-08-08

‘You can and should do more’ to include people with disabilities, wheelchair-bound Syrian advocate tells Security Council in searing speech The UN Security Council was told on Wednesday that people with disabilities “can’t wait any longer” for more of a say in how the world’s top diplomat...
23:14 2019-05-21

‘Do something’; UN relief chief urges Security Council action to stop the Syrian carnage unfolding ‘in front of your eyes’ Bombing and shelling in Syria for more than 90 days by the Government and Russia have led to “carnage in the so-called de-escalation zone” of Idlib, ...
17:42 2019-07-31

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Syrian detainees, Zimbabwe hunger crisis, Kabul attack, Mexico disappearances, new tech to feed the world Wednesday’s top stories: Syrian detainees “failed by Security Council”; Zimbabwe experiencing “worst-ever hunger crisis”; Guterres welcomes new Mozam...
00:28 2019-08-08

|FormerPrasabossaccusedofselling42kmofrailwaylinehedidn’town Former acting CEO of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa), Mthuthuzeli Swartz and another accused Syed Nadhir Mohiudeen are facing charg...
16:42 2019-08-06

When Battlefield Surveillance Comes to Your Town All-seeing 24/7 video surveillance technology, first developed for use in war, is now affordable enough to be used domestically to fight crime and te...
11:28 2019-08-03

Disneyland has become a ‘ghost town’ To say that Disneyland’s new Star Wars-themed Galaxy’s Edge land is a big deal would be an understatement. The highly anticipated $1 billion, 1...
22:00 2019-07-16

Dam could collapse and submerge town A damaged reservoir in northern England is threatening to collapse and submerge the town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire, prompting authorities to eva...
17:56 2019-08-02

This town is the real star of 'Big Little Lies' Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Laura Dern, Zoë Kravitz and Shailene Woodley are the human stars of "Big Little Lies," the television adaptation of...
21:00 2019-06-08

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ inspires mostly nonverbal boy ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta rapper’s take on country music has inspired a mostly nonverbal autistic boy in Minnesota to sing. Lil Nas X has found...
23:56 2019-06-08

Six facts about ‘Old Town Road’ rapper Lil Nas X He’s got the horses in the back, but when it comes to the charts, there’s no doubt that Lil Nas X is the front-runner. The Atlanta, Georg...
23:28 2019-07-31

CNN hosts a town hall on gun violence As Americans process last weekend's mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, CNN is holding a town hall-style event to explore what can be done about th...
07:14 2019-08-08

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
22:56 2019-08-13

Washed Away: Floods end Iowa town BARLETT, Iowa – Bartlett, Iowa has been fighting the flood battle since March and now it appears the town isn’t likely to survive the aftermath...
08:56 2019-08-07

Flashbulb! Party pictures from around town Summer holidays start now: Cressida Bonas, Davina Harbord and Henry Holland jetted off to the Turkish Riviera for the season opening of The Bodrum Ed...
13:14 2019-05-30

The Sicilian ghost town that refuses to die Half a century ago, the Sicilian town of Poggioreale was hit by an earthquake that caused most of its citizens to flee for good. Now a local mayor wa...
18:56 2019-07-06

Langston Jackson Has Always Been the Fastest Kid in Town LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18)- Langston Jackson has always been the fastest kid town. You can go all the way back to his first year competing as a runner wh...
04:14 2019-06-14

Tsunami-hit town gets ready to welcome the world Fiji's clash with Uruguay on Wednesday may seem like just another Rugby World Cup group fixture, but for the people of Kamaishi, where the match will...
19:14 2019-09-24

On This Day: Jack Dempsey bankrupted a town Jack Dempsey was huge business in the Roaring '20s, too big in fact for the small town of Shelby, Montana The post On This Day: Jack Dempsey bankrupt...
21:42 2019-07-04

Little Big Town's Red Carpet Looks May Be Your Next Style Crush When it comes to the red carpet, Little Big Town always goes big! As excitement continues to build for tomorrow night's 2019 CMT Music Awards, fashi...
13:14 2019-06-04

The End of Small-Town America, in the Heart of Seoul The closure of Yongsan—the U.S. military’s crumbling garrison in downtown Seoul—marks the end of an era for a slice of Americana. “I’m seeing the dea...
21:28 2019-09-03

The German town that lives and breathes asparagus The German town of Beelitz is known for one thing and one thing only: asparagus. DW's Kate Ferguson embarks on a quest to find out how the vegetable ...
13:00 2019-05-31

Hundreds of Children Infected With HIV in Pakistani Town Unsafe, but common, practices such as reusing drips and syringes caused hundreds of Pakistani children to be infected with HIV, according to a World ...
12:56 2019-06-14

When Lil Nas X Took Off, So Did Street Signs on a Real Old Town Road The signs for Old Town Rd. in Wellesley, Mass., keep getting stolen. The town is waiting for the song’s popularity to die down before replacing them....
16:28 2019-08-13

New Jersey town’s nearly 600-year-old oak tree falls down SALEM, N.J. (AP) — A 600-year-old oak tree known as the tallest one in New Jersey has uprooted. The Salem oak came down Thursday evening, drawing peo...
03:56 2019-06-08

Owensboro man wants to stop town’s growing violence OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — An Owensboro man is trying to bring residents together to stop the town’s growing violence. The Owensboro Messenger-Inqui...
19:28 2019-06-14

5 Takeaways From the Democrats’ Climate Town Hall We learned that there are some dividing lines on climate change within the 2020 field — and that young voters are asking some of the toughest questio...
13:00 2019-09-05

| Cape Town City could get Fielies boost Cape Town City could get a much-needed boost ahead of their game against Golden Arrows with defender Taariq Fielies in line for a return from injury....
23:56 2019-09-20

Experts Think They Have Uncovered the Biblical Town of Emmaus Archaeologists have made what is an important discovery for Christendom in Israel. They claim that they have found a Hellenistic era fortress and thi...
22:14 2019-09-03

How to take over your town: the inside story of a local revolution They are passionate about their community, know what the issues are – and are sick to death of party politics. Meet the independent groups from Devon...
00:28 2019-06-13

One More Way to Die: Delivering Food in Cape Town’s Gig Economy As food-delivery apps take off in South Africa, thousands of motorbike riders, many migrants desperate for work, have signed up. For some, it is thei...
15:28 2019-08-24

‘The Town Hall of Hollywood.’ Welcome to the Netflix Lobby. Every day an entertainment’s who’s who passes through the 4,780-square-foot “creative gateway” — complete with 80-foot video screen — hoping for a pi...
23:14 2019-07-14

This California town wants to be a ‘sanctuary city’ for gun owners NEEDLES, Calif. — The Old West desert town of Needles, California, is where the beleaguered Joad family crossed the Colorado River into California in...
07:00 2019-07-04

New York town learned to live with rattlesnakes A sparse, rattlesnake rich landscape in northeastern New York state where property owners have encountered the large population of snakes in the most...
03:00 2019-06-14

I sat through 6 hours of town halls. Here’s what I learned about impeachment. SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. — Nearly every voter I met here felt the need to remind me.“This is a Republican district, you know.”For Democrats, it was a r...
01:28 2019-10-07

De Blasio’s town hall was a ratings disaster for CNN Mayor Bill de Blasio made CNN’s ratings plummet almost as low as his poll numbers with his town hall event Sunday night. Just 376,000 viewers nationw...
16:14 2019-08-27

The Music Executive Behind the Country-Rap Hit 'Old Town Road' The unconventional pairing of rapper Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus is the latest example of the genre-blurring, streaming-focused approach of Ron Per...
18:00 2019-05-31

CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month ...
00:28 2019-09-19

How to watch tonight's CNN LGBTQ town hall CNN and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation will team up to host a town hall featuring Democratic presidential candidates answering questions on les...
16:00 2019-10-10

How do you get a loan when your business is in the 'wrong' part of town? A study has found that businesses in lower-income and minority areas received – surprise – a smaller share of bank loans than those in richer, whiter...
13:42 2019-08-11

De Blasio’s town hall a ratings disaster for CNN Mayor de Blasio made CNN’s ratings plummet almost as low as his poll numbers with his town-hall event Sunday night. Just 376,000 viewers nationwide t...
07:00 2019-08-27

Second Canadian town set to accept tax payments in Bitcoin It looks like another town in Canada might let its residents pay municipality taxes in cryptocurrency. The local council of Richmond Hill voted on Ju...
12:56 2019-07-16

California desert town by epicenter of earthquake A California official says there are some injuries and two house fires have been reported in a town near the epicenter of a 6.4 quake that rattled a ...
03:42 2019-07-05

Severe storms tear through town outside Dallas A severe storm that local officials reported as a tornado struck the northeast Texas city of Greenville. (June 20)       &...
15:28 2019-06-20

Five Running Vests to Keep You Hydrated From Town to Trail We know runners need to stay hydrated; we even chatted about it last week. But what do you do when a small handheld doesn’t hold enough glorious wate...
05:00 2019-09-11

'How can she have HIV?':Pakistan town struggles with surge in infections Doctors in a town in Pakistan are struggling to cope with a surge in patients infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, with nearly 700 cases si...
13:42 2019-05-31

Painting the town red: la Tomatina festival – in pictures La Tomatina festival in Buñol, a town in eastern Spain, began in 1945 but was banned for much of General Franco’s regime. Last year, 22,000 attendees...
15:14 2019-08-29

Snap your fingers, there's a new Addams Family in town Starring Oscar Issac and Charlize Theron, the ghoulish Addams Family must adapt to their new lives in New Jersey.       ...
03:42 2019-10-05

Here's the list of the most affluent town in every state in the US Each state has at least one town with less than 25,000 residents, in which most households have incomes beyond the U.S. median annual of $57,652. &#...
15:56 2019-06-04

The Latest: 3 killed in 2nd wreck near Mississippi town JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a second fatal wreck in a week near a Mississippi town (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A sheriff says three people h...
00:56 2019-06-06

Luton Town 3-3 Middlesbrough: Championship – as it happened A late James Collins equaliser rescued a point for Luton on their return to the Championship, minutes after Britt Assombalonga hit a penalty over for...
02:14 2019-08-03

Orange, Conn.: A Farm Town for Families The town that developed as a suburb of New Haven and Bridgeport has a range of housing and an annual country fair that ‘pretty much everybody’ attend...
00:42 2019-05-24

Franco homage to be dropped from Spanish town Guadiana del Caudillo will alter its name to distance itself from the regime of Francisco Franco. The former Spanish dictator inaugurated the town in...
01:28 2019-05-29

Severe weather strikes town NE of Indianapolis An Indiana town was heavily damaged by storms late Monday, including reports of two tornadoes. Emergency officials say about 4,000 people lost power ...
21:14 2019-05-28

Lil Nas X's Old Town Road sets new record for most weeks at No 1 in the US Rapper’s breakthrough hit smashes Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s One Sweet Day’ more than 20 years agoLil Nas X has broken Mariah Carey’s 23-...
21:42 2019-07-31

This Town Of 800 People Gets 1 Million Tourists A Year Hallstatt in the Austrian Alps is a town so beautiful, people can't stay away. The World Heritage Site with a population of 800 receives around 1 mil...
11:28 2019-08-01

Population of California town torched by wildfire down 90% SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New figures released by California Gov. Gavin Newsom show the town of Paradise has lost over 90% of its population since a wildf...
09:14 2019-07-12

American Fugitive Is A Small Town Version Of GTA I was driving fast in a ugly sedan. The police were chasing me and I was trying to lose them. I had robbed a home and got caught in the process. Now ...
06:56 2019-05-28

Indonesia says over 11,500 have fled violence-hit Papuan town Indonesian authorities said on Thursday more than 11,500 people have been evacuated from the town of Wamena in the easternmost province of Papua sinc...
15:14 2019-10-03

Minecraft Earth is coming – it will change the way you see your town As the augmented-reality spinoff from the block-building game arrives this month, players will be taking their creations to the streetsSix of us are ...
03:28 2019-10-02

City Council Candidate Says She Just Wants to Keep Her Town as White as Possible Jean Cramer is currently one of the five people running for a trio of open city council seats in Marysville, MI. Cramer is also an outspoken racist w...
01:00 2019-08-24

Stumptown should really be called Cobie Smulders Town The history of television is littered with terrific crime dramas. So far, Stumptown, adapted from Greg Rucka’s graphic novel of the same name, does n...
21:14 2019-09-24

Lil Nas X's 'Old Town Road' Will Get Nominated for CMA Awards, Right? Some Voters Don't Seem to Think So Welllll, I’m going to take my horse to the Old Town Road, I’m gonna riiiide ‘till I can’t no more… *record scratch* Welp, the Country Music Associati...
16:00 2019-08-16

A Lost Roman Town Has Been Unearthed in England Archaeologists in south-east England have unearthed a previously unknown Roman town. The urban settlement was uncovered by chance and it has extensiv...
17:00 2019-05-29

‘He'd like to see peace on Earth’: how a dog became mayor of a California town Idyllwild’s highest-ranking official may not have political power, but he has the tiny town’s heart in his pawsThe mayor of Idyllwild, California, wa...
08:14 2019-06-05

Saddle Up: Lil Nas X Is Going to Remix 'Old Town Road' Till He Can't No More Just when you thought you were tired of “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X has dropped yet another remix that threatens to give the 14-week number 1 an even ...
19:14 2019-07-12

British town evacuated over fears of dam collapse Authorities in northwest England have said damage to a reservoir dam near Whaley Bridge "poses a significant threat to life." Residents have been tol...
01:42 2019-08-02

'Isis Beatles' apologise for role in holding Western hostages to ransom as they await fate in Syrian prison A suspected member of the Isis terrorism cell nicknamed The Beatles has apologised after admitting a role in holding Western hostages to ransom in Sy...
12:42 2019-06-10

Cops investigate possible sexual assault in Stuy Town A woman was choked unconscious and possibly sexually assaulted in an early Saturday attack downtown, police said. The victim, 20, was walking near St...
19:14 2019-06-29

Eskilstuna: how a Swedish town became the world capital of recycling The city was dying. Then somebody had a great idea to save it – make it the greenest place on Earth‘People talk about Eskilstuna as the place where n...
08:28 2019-06-18

Leicester sign defender Justin from Luton Town "Leicester City have signed versatile defender James Justin from Luton Town on a five-year contract for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club s...
02:14 2019-06-29

Why were millions of opioid pills sent to a West Virginia town of 3,000? People came from hundreds of miles around to buy the powerful drugs from pharmacies linked to ‘pill mills’ where compliant doctors prescribed indiscr...
13:00 2019-10-02

NJ town official tried to scrub 88 no-shows from records: report A top township official in New Jersey missed as many as 88 days of work — but tried to scrub the no-shows from records, according to reports. Claims ...
23:00 2019-06-13

With Sanders a 'yes', 10 presidential candidates to appear at CNN's LGBTQ town hall Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to appear at a CNN town hall next week focused on lesbian,...
16:14 2019-10-02

The Hard-Luck Texas Town That Bet on Bitcoin—and Lost China's Bitmain said it would build the world's largest bitcoin mine in Rockdale, Texas. Then the price of bitcoin plunged, taking with it the town's...
21:14 2019-07-11

50 American town names you'll struggle to pronounce You can probably get Des Moines or Boise, but for these lesser-known towns across the country – good luck.       ...
20:56 2019-09-10

5 found dead in Austrian ski town of Kitzbuehel, police say Austrian police say a 25-year-old man is in custody after allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend, her family and her new boyfriend in the Alpine resort ...
21:56 2019-10-06

Shootings in Bavarian town leave 1 dead, 1 injured Police have arrested two men after shootings in a small town in Germany's south left one man dead and another severely injured. Investigators say the...
13:42 2019-10-03

Blasts, Blazes Shake Saudi Oil Town's Inhabitants The sprawling crude hub of Abqaiq turned into an inferno that illuminated the desert sky and sent residents of the small town fleeing for the safety ...
10:28 2019-09-16

This Town Comes Alive Once a Year, as Thousands of Snakes Mate More than 70,000 snakes slither out of dens to breed each spring at a Manitoba wildlife area, and thousands of people just can’t keep away from the w...
16:00 2019-06-16

Libyan government forces capture key town from warlord Strategically significant victory in Gharyan puts pressure on General Haftar’s backers Egypt and UAEForces loyal to Libya’s UN-recognised Government ...
20:42 2019-06-27

New Bond film gives ancient Italian town £10m boost An ancient Italian town is set to receive a £10m boost after James Bond's vintage Aston Martin screeched around its narrow alleys for the next 0...
13:56 2019-09-11

'Day of Fire': Blazes ignite suspicion in Amazon town A maverick journalist in this isolated Brazilian ranching town warned his readers last month that the surrounding Amazon was about to go up in flames...
03:56 2019-09-12

'Old Town Road' rapper brushes off homophobia after coming out Celebrities have rallied around US rapper Lil Nas X after he came out at the end of June. While the "Old Town Road" artist's announcement garnered a ...
16:14 2019-07-03

How this New Jersey town’s $5.6M wind turbine became a blessing and a curse From base to blade tip, the Bayonne, NJ, wind turbine stretches nearly 400 feet into the sky. It towers over the city’s aging waterfront and stands a...
00:56 2019-10-06

How a small Texas town has reacted to the hiring of Art Briles Residents of Mount Vernon (population 2,650) have largely shrugged off the national controversy following the town's hire of the disgraced former Bay...
22:14 2019-07-11

Police and protesters clash in second Hong Kong town Standoff in Sha Tin over extradition bill comes one day after unrest in Sheung ShuiClashes have erupted again between police and protesters in Hong K...
16:42 2019-07-14

Black panther stolen from zoo after capture in French town The black panther captured while walking the rooftops of a French town has gone missing from the zoo to which it was taken and is believed to have be...
16:56 2019-09-24

| Jozi Stars v Cape Town Blitz in MSL 2.0 opener Defending champions, the Jozi Stars, and last season's runners-up, the Cape Town Blitz, will clash in the opening match of the second edition of the ...
16:00 2019-09-27

A small town's economy. Endangered caribou. Which do we protect? British Columbia faces extreme protections to help the caribou, which would decimate the economies of towns like Revelstoke – prompting a ‘moral cris...
08:00 2019-07-15

The Country-Rap Song Taking Over Nashville? It Isn’t ‘Old Town Road’ Billboard removed Lil Nas X’s “country trap” record from a country chart. So why did Blanco Brown’s “trailertrap” song “The Git Up” make it to No. 1?...
02:14 2019-07-12

Homeless Residents Got One-Way Tickets Out of Town. Many Returned to the Streets. As cities offer transportation passes to get homeless people to a more stable destination, some worry whether they are sending people to insecurity i...
19:14 2019-09-14

'People have had enough': Mexican town that lynched alleged kidnappers Shocking act in Tepexco is just one example of wider malady blighting countries from Bolivia to BrazilSocorro Muñoz fled indoors as the laurel-lined ...
08:56 2019-08-21

‘Old Town Road’ smashes Billboard Hot 100 record with 17 weeks at No. 1 Rapper Lil Nas X is still riding “Old Town Road,” and Billboard mag “can’t tell him nothin’.” The 20-year-old’s catchy song of the summer broke recor...
23:28 2019-07-31

From fire and ash to caps, gowns: Graduation in burned town Sean Newsom's senior year of high school started with typical teenage pranks, like sticking a cup to the roof of his car with magnets just to mess wi...
08:00 2019-06-06

Lowville Had Lots of Water. Then String Cheese Came to Town. Kraft Heinz’s status as a revered employer in an upstate New York community was tested when a thirsty new operation strained water supply. A potent m...
20:42 2019-06-05

Students graduating in California town torched by wildfire Sean Newsom's senior year of high school started with typical teenage pranks, like sticking a cup to the roof of his car with magnets just to mess wi...
17:56 2019-06-06

The Toyota Avalon Is The Modern Lincoln Town Car And I Love It I’m a big fan of ripping burnouts in a Hellcat or carving canyons in a McLaren. But, when it comes to the vehicles I own, nothing quite soothes me li...
22:42 2019-09-01

100-year-old German woman elected to town council Centenarian Lisel Heise has secured a spot on the town council in a small village in western Germany. A passionate swimmer, she decided to stand for ...
06:14 2019-05-28

Oklahoma town urges evacuation due to rising river WEBBERS FALLS, Okla. (AP) — A small town in Oklahoma is urging residents to evacuate as the Arkansas River heads toward near-historic levels. Forecas...
14:42 2019-05-22

| Comitis tears City of Cape Town to shreds Cape Town City chairperson John Comitis says the City of Cape Town are a disgrace for forcing the club to use Athlone Stadium instead of Cape Town St...
15:42 2019-08-12

What Could Possibly Unseat "Old Town Road" From No. 1? Our Best Guesses at Lil Nas X's Successor It's official: Our walk down this "Old Town Road" is far from over. As of Monday, August 12, the smash hit from breakthrough artist Lil Nas X (born ...
08:00 2019-08-13

German coach Jan Siewert sacked by Huddersfield Town The former Borussia Dortmund reserve team trainer had been in charge of the Championship outfit for just seven months. During that time he had overse...
13:42 2019-08-17

Hasankeyf No More: Turkish Government Submerges 12,000-Year-Old Town The destruction of the 12,000-year-old town of Hasankeyf by the Turkish government has drawn anger and disappointment to many people all over the wor...
22:14 2019-05-28

Mystery ‘noxious’ odor is tormenting this Maryland town There’s a smell so strange wafting over this Maryland town — that it’s keeping people awake. The mystery “noxious” odor perme...
00:42 2019-09-06

English town evacuated after water cascades through damaged dam Police evacuated thousands of residents from an English town on Thursday after torrents of water cascaded from a nearby reservoir after a dam was dam...
18:56 2019-08-01

Libya airstrike kills dozens in southern town At least 42 people have been killed in a drone airstrike on a southern Libyan town. The UN-backed government has blamed the attack on forces loyal to...
17:56 2019-08-05

The Latest: Water rescues in tiny Missouri town LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the United States (all times local): 4 p.m. Emergency officials are conducting water rescues in th...
05:14 2019-06-02