NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 02:20, 2019-09-11

Rocket explodes at U.S. Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

The 9/11 anniversary is a sensitive day in Afghanistan’s capital and one on which attacks have occurred....

Rocket explodes at U.S. Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

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Rocket hits US Embassy in Afghanistan on 9/11 anniversary AP Photo/Cara Anna KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A rocket exploded at the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Rocket blast reported near US embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into 9/11 anniversary A huge rocket blast was reported near the US embassy in Afghanistan early Wednesday local time — just minutes into the anniversary of the 9/11 ...
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SpaceX Heavy rocket booster explodes after missing platform SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket carrying 24 satellites early Tuesday in Florida – but while the two side boosters landed safely back at Cape ...
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04:40, 2019-05-20

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22:56, 2019-10-30

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14:00, 2019-11-04

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Rocket Report: Catching a falling fairing, where’s China’s biggest rocket? Enlarge / The Electron launch vehicle is ready to soar. (credit: Rocket Lab) Welcome to Edition 2.05 of the Rocket Report! Some interesting news th...
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Afghanistan: Car bomb injures dozens in Kabul A car bomb has left close to 100 people injured in the Afghan capital Kabul. Violence in the region has escalated as the US and the Taliban attempt t...
08:32, 2019-08-07

Kabul University hit by deadly bomb blast The explosion took place as a number of students were waiting to sit an exam at Afghanistan's oldest and largest university. At least four people wer...
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Afghanistan: Several dead after Kabul car bomb blast A white cloud of smoke hung over the Afghan capital Kabul after an explosion occurred near the airport and the Afghan interior ministry. No group has...
07:20, 2019-11-13

Afghan capital Kabul rocked by powerful explosion The blast rattled windows in the Afghan capital and smoke was seen billowing in an area near the US Embassy. The explosion took place during rush hou...
07:08, 2019-07-01

Afghan officials: 10 wounded in Kabul minibus bombing KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say 10 people were wounded when a sticky bomb attached to a minibus carrying government workers detonated ...
07:52, 2019-05-27

Afghanistan: Blast hits Kabul diplomatic area A loud explosion has shaken central Kabul near an area housing the US Embassy. This is the latest attack to rock the Afghan capital as the US and the...
09:32, 2019-09-05

Taliban: No direct talks with Kabul until US troop withdrawal An Afghan government official had earlier said a delegation would meet the Taliban within the next two weeks in Europe. The militant group dubs the g...
10:32, 2019-07-28

Powerful explosion rocks Afghan capital Kabul KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A powerful explosion has rocked the Afghan capital, rattling windows and sending smoke billowing from Kabul’s downtow...
07:48, 2019-07-01

Afghanistan: Taliban car bomb kills several people in Kabul The Taliban has claimed responsibility for a car bomb that has killed at least 14 people and well over 100 injured in the Afghan capital Kabul. Viole...
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Kabul suicide attack slightly wounds four US troops Four U.S. troops suffered minor injuries when a suicide car bomber targeted their convoy in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul Friday, the U.S. militar...
18:40, 2019-05-31

Afghanistan: Taliban attack Kabul as US envoy visits An explosion in the Afghan capital has killed several civilians and wounded dozens. The attack came after a US envoy briefed the government on a draf...
07:20, 2019-09-03

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18:36, 2019-09-05

Afghanistan: Dozens injured in blast at Kabul wedding hall Afghanistan's Interior Ministry reports there has been an explosion at a wedding hall in Kabul. Numerous people have been injured, but it is unclear ...
23:48, 2019-08-17

Afghan police official says blast at Kabul mosque kills 2 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan police official says a bomb exploded at a mosque in a western part of Kabul, killing two people, including the pr...
12:16, 2019-05-24

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11:56, 2019-05-09

Afghan official: Suicide bombing kills 6 near Kabul academy KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan authorities say a suicide bomber targeting a military academy in the capital of Kabul has killed at least six people...
11:08, 2019-05-30

ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul wedding bombing that killed 63 ISIS has claimed responsibility for the late-night suicide bombing that killed at least 63 people — including women and children — and wo...
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06:00, 2019-11-13

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06:44, 2019-05-31

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18:44, 2019-05-15

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23:04, 2019-08-11

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16:52, 2019-07-02

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17:44, 2019-12-16

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16:08, 2019-06-16

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23:08, 2019-09-29

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23:56, 2019-09-02

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13:12, 2019-09-10

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11:36, 2019-08-10

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12:48, 2019-09-19

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18:52, 2019-06-24

Kentucky Fried Chicken in North Carolina explodes, blast caught on camera (NBCNEWS) – Surveillance video caught the moment a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in North Carolina exploded, reducing it to rubble. The exp...
05:28, 2019-07-13

North Carolina woman smoking while hooked up to oxygen killed when tank explodes A 61-year-old North Carolina woman was killed when she smoked while hooked up to an oxygen tank, according to a report. Belinda Coble was smoking a c...
16:24, 2019-12-04

Kabul wedding bomb attack: Groom whose relatives were among 63 killed in IS blast says he 'will never be happy again' A groom whose wedding reception was hit in a horror bomb blast in Kabul said he will "never see happiness" again....
12:12, 2019-08-19

NASA video shows moment Philippines volcano explodes in startling space footage The Taal Volcano in the Philippines spewed lava and rained ash and sulphur for hundreds of miles and the explosion was so big it was filmed from spac...
12:12, 2020-01-16

Rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad Three rockets fell near the US embassy in Baghdad on Tuesday, local time, according to reports. The Katyusha rockets hit inside the Iraqi capitalR...
01:12, 2020-01-21

US embassy stormed in Baghdad Iraqi Shia militia supporters break into compound following US airstrikes on state-sanctioned militia Dozens of angry Iraqi Shia militia supporters h...
11:44, 2019-12-31

Sperm whale found dead on Scottish island ‘explodes’ during necropsy, had 220 pounds of trash in stomach A sperm whale that stranded and died on the shores of an island in Scotland “exploded” when the mammal was opened up for a necropsy. But what researc...
21:00, 2019-12-02

Fantasy Football Week 6 Winners and Losers: Patrick Mahomes has company at top; Stefon Diggs explodes Patrick Mahomes has come back to the pack and is overshadowed by hotter quarterbacks in Week 6....
01:40, 2019-10-14

Khloe Kardashian Explodes Over Jordyn Woods' Red Table Talk Interview & Leaves Kris Jenner Speechless Did Khloe Kardashian reach her breaking point? On Sunday's Keeping Up With the Kardashians season 16 finale, the Good American boss got "her anger o...
04:40, 2019-07-01

Three rockets fall near US embassy in Iraq Baghdad police said three Katyusha rockets were launched from the Zafaraniyah district just outside the cityThree rockets have fallen inside Baghdad’...
00:24, 2020-01-21

US reopens embassy in Somalia after nearly three decades The reestablishment of an embassy in Mogadishu reflects progress in the nation in recent years, the United States said. The US is a major security an...
04:12, 2019-10-03

Taiwan changing name of de-facto embassy in US TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan says it is changing the name of its de-facto embassy in the U.S. amid the strongest relations between the sides in decad...
04:44, 2019-05-25

Baghdad hit with two rockets, including one near US embassy Two Katyusha rockets struck inside Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone Wednesday, including one that fell about 300 feet away from the US embassy,...
00:04, 2020-01-09

Oman says it will reopen its embassy in Iraq DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Oman says it will reopen its embassy in Iraq, decades after it closed its diplomatic post. Oman’s Foreign Mi...
05:24, 2019-05-13

Monday’s Daily Brief: US-DPRK relationship reset, ‘Horrific’ Kabul bombing, Anti-conscription plan in Syria, Climate change heat stress, Security Council in Iraq This Monday, we cover: Guterres welcomes possible US-DPRK diplomatic upgrade; Taliban attack hits schools; UN-Syria action plan on child soldiers; Cl...
00:40, 2019-07-02

Lawyer for German embassy in Ankara arrested German officials fear "sensitive" asylum files in the lawyer's possession may now be in the hands of Turkey's intelligence service....
23:20, 2019-11-20

US Embassy in Honduras burned amid protests The main entrance of the U.S. Embassy in Honduras was burned Friday amid protests, according to reports....
01:48, 2019-06-01

Rockets were launched at the US Embassy in Baghdad for the second night in a row Multiple rockets landed near the US Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq Sunday evening, marking the second such attack in the last day. Police told multiple out...
23:56, 2020-01-05

Canada suspending operations at embassy in Venezuela TORONTO (AP) — Canada is suspending operations at its embassy in Venezuela. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement Sunday that Venezu...
00:36, 2019-06-03

Canada suspends operations at Venezuela embassy Canada has temporarily shut its embassy in Venezuela, saying President Nicolas Maduro's government is refusing to renew visas for Canadian diplomats....
06:00, 2019-06-03

Belgium: Man arrested over US Embassy attack plot The suspect was reportedly seen acting suspiciously near the US Embassy in Brussels. He has been charged with an attempted terrorist attack, but deni...
05:36, 2019-06-25

Russian embassy visits Butina in prison MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s embassy in the United States says its diplomats have visited the gun-rights activist who was sentenced to prison last we...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Spanish FM says Venezuela embassy can’t be political center BEIRUT (AP) — Spain’s acting foreign minister says a Venezuelan anti-government activist is a guest at the Spanish Embassy in Caracas, which ca...
13:52, 2019-05-03

Pro-Iran militants withdraw from US embassy in Baghdad Militia group orders pullout after breach that has badly damaged US-Iraq relationsIranian-backed militants have withdrawn from the US embassy in Bagh...
16:28, 2020-01-01

Pro-militia protesters withdraw from US embassy in Iraq Protesters loyal to Shiite militias have withdrawn from the perimeter of the US embassy in Baghdad. US security staff fired tear gas at demonstrators...
16:40, 2020-01-01

No tsunami detected off El Salvador after warning: U.S. embassy No tsunami has been detected off the coast of El Salvador after officials warned that a U.S. military aircraft had spotted a potential tidal wave, sp...
21:28, 2019-11-11

Activists vow to stay inside the Venezuelan embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — Activists who have staged a protest inside the Venezuelan embassy for 35 days say they plan to stay put hours after law enforcement...
16:00, 2019-05-14

750 US soldiers deployed to Iraq after US embassy attack WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that Iran was "fully responsible" for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, President Donald Trump ordered about 750 U.S....
23:44, 2020-01-01

No diplomats, no Venezuelans as activists occupy DC embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — The Venezuelan embassy in the tony D.C. neighborhood of Georgetown has become an unlikely flashpoint in the fight over who will lea...
22:36, 2019-05-07

U.S. Embassy in Australia: Tourists should leave due to wildfires Tourists on Australia's South Coast of New South Wales should leave, U.S. Embassy officials warned Thursday, because of "extreme fire danger."  ...
17:56, 2020-01-02

Mexico to take Bolivia to ICJ over police presence at embassy Mexico said its embassy had been under "siege" after taking in ex-President Evo Morales' former ministers. Bolivia's interim government rejected the ...
21:24, 2019-12-26

Iraq protesters try to storm US embassy in Baghdad The US ambassador to Iraq has been evacuated from the US embassy in Baghdad after pro-government protesters gathered outside to condemn American air ...
10:56, 2019-12-31

US to deploy more troops to protect US Embassy in Baghdad The US military on Tuesday said it will deploy more troops to the US Embassy in Baghdad after supporters of an Iranian-backed militia stormed the com...
19:44, 2019-12-31

US Embassy in Baghdad attacked by protesters after deadly airstrikes Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) - Angered by deadly airstrikes targeting an Iran-backed militia, dozens of Iraqi Shiite militiamen and their supporters...
00:20, 2020-01-01

‘Not going to flinch’: US ambassador to Iraq returning to embassy in Baghdad Ambassador Matthew Tueller is headed to the embassy in Baghdad following an attack on the facility by Iranian-controlled militias, cutting short a tr...
22:20, 2019-12-31

Bahrain summons Iraqi ambassador over embassy attack BAGHDAD (AP) — Bahrain’s state-run news agency says the Foreign Ministry has summoned the Iraqi chargé d’affaires in the kingdom over the...
12:32, 2019-06-28

BREAKING Two rockets fired at US Embassy in Baghdad in WW3 fears It comes just one day after Donald Trump ordered the drone execution of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani...
18:20, 2020-01-04

Satellite images show protests at US Embassy in Baghdad Satellite images show the recent protests in Baghdad that saw pro-Iran militiamen and their supporters attempt to storm the U.S. Embassy....
22:24, 2020-01-03

Belgian man charged over suspected US embassy attack plot BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian prosecutors say police have arrested a man in Brussels suspected of planning an attack on the U.S. embassy in the capital. Th...
17:20, 2019-06-24

Man arrested in Belgium for alleged plot to attack US Embassy A Belgian man has been arrested and charged with preparing a terror attack against the U.S. Embassy in Brussels....
17:28, 2019-06-24

Two rockets fired at US Embassy and Baghdad air base in WW3 fears It comes just one day after Donald Trump ordered the drone execution of top Iranian General Qasem Soleimani...
20:12, 2020-01-04

Spain will not remove Venezuelan opposition figure from its embassy Leopoldo López sought refuge in diplomatic compound after helping launch abortive coupSpain has said it will not hand over a leading Venezuelan oppos...
19:56, 2019-05-03

Iraqi protesters storm US embassy compound in Baghdad The US ambassador to Iraq has been evacuated from the US embassy in Baghdad after pro-government protesters gathered outside to condemn American air ...
11:12, 2019-12-31

Hundreds of Iraqis attempt to storm US Embassy in Baghdad Hundreds of angry supporters of an Iraqi Shiite militia smashed security cameras on the wall around the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, rattled the main gat...
11:20, 2019-12-31

Dozens of Iraqis storm US Embassy in Baghdad, shouting ‘Down, Down USA’ Hundreds of angry supporters of an Iraqi Shiite militia smashed security cameras on the wall around the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, rattled the main gat...
11:36, 2019-12-31

Canada closing Venezuela embassy effective immediately Canada's foreign affairs minister says the Maduro regime has taken action to prevent foreign embassies from functioning, "particularly those advocati...
01:04, 2019-06-03

US embassy stormed in Baghdad amid anger at airstrikes Iraqi Shia militia supporters break into compound after US strikes on state-sanctioned militia Dozens of Iraqi Shia militia supporters have broken in...
12:40, 2019-12-31

Iran-backed militia says it participated in embassy protest BAGHDAD (AP) — An official with an Iran-backed militia says members of his group comprised the majority of protesters outside the Bahrain embassy in ...
15:48, 2019-06-29

Iraq protesters attempt to storm US embassy in Baghdad Pro-government protesters have gathered outside the US embassy in Baghdad following American air stikes. The embassy is inside the high-security Gree...
10:20, 2019-12-31

The Latest: Spain says López staying as guest at embassy CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 9:40 a.m. Spain’s acting foreign minister says a V...
16:44, 2019-05-02

The Scene: The Japanese Embassy’s cherry blossom celebration The Japanese ambassador and his wife hosted 500 Washingtonians at their residence to commemorate the anniversary of the National Cherry Blossom Festi...
21:48, 2019-04-11

Belgium arrests suspect over US embassy attack plot The suspect was reportedly seen acting suspiciously near the US Embassy in Brussels. He has been charged with an attempted terrorist attack, but deni...
18:44, 2019-06-24

Swedish embassy tours UK by bus to give reassurance over Brexit Ambassador aims to address concerns of Sweden’s firms and citizens in BritainSweden is embarking on a bus tour of the UK to reassure its 100,000 expa...
19:40, 2019-05-27

The Latest: Oman says it will open embassy in West Bank MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — The Latest on developments surrounding a U.S.-hosted conference in Bahrain about Washington’s economic plan for the Pale...
09:12, 2019-06-26

Protesters arrested at Venezuelan Embassy face US charges WASHINGTON (AP) — Four demonstrators arrested after a weeks-long protest inside the Venezuelan Embassy have been formally charged in federal court. P...
23:12, 2019-05-17

Trump deploys more troops to Mideast after US embassy attack By ROBERT BURNS and ELLEN KNICKMEYER WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that Iran was "fully responsible" for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, Presiden...
16:36, 2020-01-01

Police arrest activists squatting in Venezuelan Embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — A leader of the activists who have been staging a protest inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington for more than a month says fo...
16:56, 2019-05-16

Pro-Iranian protestors back down from US embassy siege in Baghdad Iran-backed militiamen withdrew from the US Embassy compound in Baghdad on Wednesday after two days of clashes with American security forces, but US-...
19:44, 2020-01-01

US orders non-essential embassy staff to leave Iraq The U.S. Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-essential, non-emergency government staff to leave the country right away amid...
10:44, 2019-05-15

Activists at Venezuela Embassy served with eviction notice WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. authorities have served an eviction notice to activists who have stayed for more than a month inside the Venezuelan embassy in...
04:36, 2019-05-14

US readies 4K troops for deployment after US Embassy attack in Iraq As many as 4,000 US troops have been put on standby by the Pentagon for possible deployment to Kuwait in response to an attack on the US Embassy in B...
02:20, 2020-01-01

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul — and survives A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 7...
06:48, 2019-07-19

More rockets fired at US Embassy after Iran's latest chilling warning It comes after two rockets were fired at the embassy in Baghdad on Saturday in the latest US-Iran escalation...
21:28, 2020-01-05

US troops deployed to Middle East after Baghdad embassy siege Up to 3,000 soldiers to be deployed as pro-Iran militants leave Baghdad embassyIranian-backed militants have ended a day-long siege of the American e...
20:00, 2020-01-01

Taliban claims suicide bomb near US embassy despite peace talks Bomb attack in centre of Kabul close to Afghan government buildings A suicide bomber has blown himself up in the centre of Kabul, Afghan officials sa...
10:44, 2019-09-05

Fan of rapper A$AP Rocky threatened to blow up Swedish Embassy in DC, authorities say A woman upset over rapper A$AP Rocky's detention in Sweden allegedly threatened to "blow this motherf----- up" while inside the Swedish Embassy in Wa...
05:44, 2019-07-27

Protesters stormed the US embassy in Baghdad and torched parts of it on New Year's Eve AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP via Getty Images Protesters have stormed the US embassy in Baghdad, setting fire to a reception area. The demonstrations were spa...
14:12, 2019-12-31

Trump accuses Iran over storming of US embassy compound in Baghdad Iraqi Shia militia supporters break into compound after US strikes on state-sanctioned militia Donald Trump has accused Iran of orchestrating an atta...
15:12, 2019-12-31

Two rockets ‘fired near US embassy in Baghdad’ inside military zone Loud blasts were heard as the rockets fell in the area, which houses government buildings and foreign diplomats inside the Iraqi capital...
00:08, 2020-01-09

Trump threatens Iran will pay ‘a very big price’ over US embassy protests in Baghdad Washington humiliated as hundreds storm American compound chanting slogans in support of pro-Iranian militiasDonald Trump has directly threatened Ira...
00:44, 2020-01-01

After violent protests, Pentagon says that anyone who tries to overrun the US embassy in Baghdad will 'run into a buzzsaw' DoD photo by British Lt. Col. Adrian Weale The Pentagon has issued a stern warning against future attacks on US diplomatic outposts in Iraq, with Cha...
18:16, 2020-01-02

'They will run into a buzz saw': America's top general warns against attacking US Embassy in Baghdad Anyone who attacks the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, will run into a “buzz saw,” the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff warned on Thursday....
18:44, 2020-01-02

South Korean man dies after setting himself on fire outside Japanese embassy Police said the man had phoned an acquaintance earlier to say he wanted to express his antipathy toward Japan....
13:56, 2019-07-19

Brazil's Israel embassy ridiculed for trying to hide non-kosher lobster The Brazilian embassy in Israel has been ridiculed for badly censoring a picture that appears to show non-kosher shellfish....
19:04, 2019-07-09

Trump to face stark choices following U.S. embassy attack in Iraq Tuesday's breach of the embassy compound in Baghdad, which caused no known U.S. casualties or evacuations, revealed growing strains between Washingto...
03:20, 2020-01-01

Iraqi protesters attempt to storm US Embassy in retaliation for air strikes Hundreds of Iraqi mourners are attempting to storm the US Embassy in Baghdad following deadly air strikes on Shia militia...
10:36, 2019-12-31

German politicians urge Turkey to release embassy lawyer A "provocation" from Ankara and a "foreign policy scandal:" German politicians are outraged over the detention of a lawyer who had been working on as...
10:52, 2019-11-22

Spain to probe Mexico embassy incident that outraged Bolivia Madrid says it will seek to clarify why hooded personnel tried to enter the Mexican embassy in Bolivia's capital La Paz. The incident could be linked...
21:16, 2019-12-28

The embassy leak will damage far more than the special relationship | Peter Ricketts Washington ambassador Kim Darroch did nothing wrong. But the episode has undermined trust within the Foreign OfficeUnder the Vienna convention the di...
20:32, 2019-07-08

Trump defends Soleimani airstrike, says Iran was ‘looking to blow up our embassy’ President Trump on Thursday defended ordering a drone strike to take out Qassam Soleimani because he said the Iranian military leader was "looking to...
20:40, 2020-01-09

Iranian student leader from 1979 U.S. embassy takeover says he now has regrets Like other former students, Asgharzadeh said the plan had been simply to stage a sit-in. But the situation soon spun out of their control....
21:52, 2019-11-02

Brain scans of US embassy staff to Cuba may show abnormalities Diplomats had reported falling ill after what was thought to be ‘acoustic attack’Brain scans of US embassy staff who became ill in mysterious circums...
17:16, 2019-07-23

BREAKING Two rockets fired at US Embassy and Baghdad air base in WW3 fears It comes just one day after Donald Trump ordered the drone execution of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani...
18:56, 2020-01-04

US to send troops to Middle East following Iraq embassy attack The US will send 750 soldiers to the Middle East as soon as possible, the US Defense Secretary has announced. The deployment is in direct response to...
02:44, 2020-01-01

Iraq: US forces fire tear gas at Baghdad embassy protesters Protests at the US embassy in Iraq have entered the second day after a group camped out overnight. The US has flown in a rapid response Marines group...
10:52, 2020-01-01

Top officials struggle to explain Trump’s claim on embassy attacks Iraqi PM may not want U.S. troops to leave after all — Surface Navy symposium gets underway this week...
16:40, 2020-01-13

Scheer says he will move Canadian Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem A Conservative government would move Canada's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, party leader Andrew Scheer said in a sometimes fiery fore...
04:36, 2019-05-08

Trump Administration Bars Pride Flags from Embassy Flagpoles Four-year Dadaist art installation Trump and his administration are rejecting requests from United States embassies to fly the rainbow flag most clos...
20:36, 2019-06-09

Israeli embassy pushing Labour antisemitism claims, NEC member said Labour to open investigation into remarks made by Peter Willsman in leaked recordingA leaked recording has emerged in which Pete Willsman, a left-lea...
12:44, 2019-05-31

Three rockets fired at US Embassy in Baghdad activating emergency alarm Multiple reports are coming in of two rockets having been fired at the American Embassy in Baghdad tonight heightening fears of World War Three...
00:00, 2020-01-21

Protesters storm Bahraini embassy in Iraqi capital Baghdad BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says protesters have stormed the Bahraini embassy compound in Baghdad in protest against a conference held ...
22:08, 2019-06-27

Germany cannot shut down North Korean Embassy youth hostel The German government wants to stop a hostel manager from paying rent to the North Korean Embassy. But despite a UN resolution forbidding rent paymen...
19:48, 2019-08-16

US troops fire teargas to disperse protesters at Baghdad embassy Dozens of pro-Iran militiamen and supporters camped out at gates of embassy overnightUS troops have fired teargas to disperse pro-Iran protesters gat...
11:56, 2020-01-01

Outbreak of new virus explodes in China; human-to-human spread confirmed Enlarge / Medical staff transfer patients to Jin Yintan hospital on January 17, 2020 in Wuhan, Hubei, China. (credit: Getty ) An outbreak of a never-...
23:04, 2020-01-20

South Sudan's embassy closures could harm ties with Norway and France South Sudan plans to shut down several of its embassies to cut spending. The inclusion of missions in Norway and France may come at a high price for ...
18:44, 2019-06-14

BREAKING Two rockets ‘fired near US embassy in Baghdad’ inside military zone Loud blasts were heard as the rockets fell in the area, which houses government buildings and foreign diplomats inside the Iraqi capital...
23:24, 2020-01-08

Inside the bizarre, bungled raid on North Korea's Madrid embassy In February, a gang of armed men took a North Korean official hostage and demanded that he defect. When he refused, their plan fell apart, and they f...
07:32, 2019-09-10

Japan embassy in Seoul posts radiation data amid escalating row Japan's embassy in South Korea has begun posting data on its website to show there is little difference in radiation levels between the two countries...
11:36, 2019-09-29

Iranians burn picture of Trump as protesters break into US embassy in Baghdad The video purports to show members of the Basij militia, part of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, trying and failing to set alight picture o...
23:08, 2019-12-31

London climate change protesters daub Brazilian embassy blood red Climate change protesters threw red paint onto the Brazilian embassy in London on Tuesday to demonstrate against damage to the Amazon rainforest and ...
10:44, 2019-08-13

‘Death to America’: Protesters attack American embassy in Iraq after US airstrikes Hundreds of angry protesters chanting “death to America” broke into the U.S. embassy compound in Baghdad in response to American airstrikes on an Ira...
14:40, 2019-12-31

Iraqi protesters storm US Embassy in Baghdad, shouting ‘Death to America’ On Tuesday, hundreds of angry supporters of an Iraqi Shiite militia smashed security cameras around the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, rattled the main gat...
15:52, 2019-12-31

State Department urges all Americans to leave Iraq after US embassy attack The State Department says it has suspended consular services at its embassy in Baghdad following the New Year's Eve attack by Iranian-backed groups. ...
16:28, 2020-01-03

BREAKING: Two rockets fired at US Embassy in Baghdad activating emergency alarm Multiple reports are coming in of two rockets having been fired at the American Embassy in Baghdad...
22:48, 2020-01-20

Protesters break into US embassy in Iraq and set fire to towers after deadly air strikes Hundreds of Iraqi mourners have stormed the Baghdad American embassy in retaliation for deadly air strikes carried out by the US in the country...
11:52, 2019-12-31

BREAKING: Three rockets fired at US Embassy in Baghdad activating emergency alarm Multiple reports are coming in of two rockets having been fired at the American Embassy in Baghdad tonight heightening fears of World War Three...
23:24, 2020-01-20

Trump deployed 750 more troops to the Middle East after an attack on the US embassy in Iraq Melissa Sue Gerrits/The Fayetteville Observer via Associated Press President Donald Trump ordered roughly 750 soldiers deployed to the Middle East fo...
18:04, 2020-01-01

Top Iranian general killed in US airstrike, days after embassy siege in Iraq REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani Iran's elite Quds force commander, Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, was killed in an airstrike in Iraq on Thursday afternoon, acc...
04:04, 2020-01-03

U.S. troops fire tear gas at Iran-backed militiamen outside of embassy in Baghdad U.S. troops fired tear gas on Wednesday as Iran-backed militiamen and other protesters gathered outside the American Embassy in Baghdad for a second ...
13:36, 2020-01-01

Extinction Rebellion activists arrested after Brazilian Embassy daubed with paint Police arrested four Extinction Rebellion activists after the Brazilian Embassy was daubed with red paint in a protest over the rights of indigenous ...
13:52, 2019-08-13

Trump blames Iran after Iraqi supporters storm U.S. Embassy in Baghdad The embassy attack followed deadly U.S. airstrikes on Sunday that killed 25 fighters of the Iran-backed militia in Iraq, the Kataeb Hezbollah....
13:52, 2019-12-31

35 days into protest, Washington activists refuse to leave Venezuelan embassy The State Department said Tuesday that “until the trespassers are gone, no individuals will be permitted to enter the embassy.”...
17:32, 2019-05-14

Woman arrested for threatening to blow up Swedish embassy over A$AP Rocky case Rebecca Kanter is accused of abusing staff and damaging property at Washington DC embassyA fan of the rapper A$AP Rocky has been arrested in Washingt...
13:36, 2019-07-29

Two rockets explode close to US Embassy and Baghdad airbase triggering WW3 fears It comes just one day after US President Donald Trump ordered the drone execution of top Iranian General Qasem Soleimani, sparking a furious response...
21:48, 2020-01-04

Iraqi supporters of Iran-backed militia storm U.S. Embassy in Baghdad The embassy attack followed deadly U.S. airstrikes on Sunday that killed 25 fighters of the Iran-backed militia in Iraq, the Kataeb Hezbollah....
12:48, 2019-12-31

Trump claims Marie Yovanovitch wouldn’t hang his portrait at embassy "This ambassador that everybody says was so wonderful, she wouldn't hang my picture in the embassy," Trump told "Fox and Friends" in a wide-rang...
22:04, 2019-11-22

Julian Assange made embassy his HQ for 2016 election meddling: report Julian Assange was able to turn the Ecuadorian embassy in London into a command center for meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, a report sa...
02:32, 2019-07-16

Trump deploys additional troops to Mideast after attack on U.S embassy in Baghdad Charging that Iran was “fully responsible” for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, U.S. President Donald Trump ordered about 750 U.S. soldiers dep...
12:32, 2020-01-01

Wandsworth explosion: Three people injured after flat 'explodes' in south London Three people have been injured after a flat "exploded" in a suspected gas blast in south London....
09:12, 2019-07-31

Woman dies at gender-reveal party after homemade 'pipe bomb' explodes A 56-year-old woman was killed at a gender-reveal party in Iowa when a homemade device that was meant to release coloured powder exploded like a pipe...
11:36, 2019-10-29

Iran unveils anti-American murals at former U.S. embassy, celebrating 1979 takeover Among the paintings is a depiction of the Statue of Liberty with a cut-off arm and the shooting down of a U.S. drone, which is illustrated with bats ...
16:40, 2019-11-02

Iraq embassy protests: US troops fire tear gas at Iran-backed demonstrators US troops on Wednesday fired tear gas and rubber bullets at hundreds of pro-Iranian militia members who hurled rocks at the US Embassy as a tense sta...
14:52, 2020-01-01

Leader of Iranian-backed siege of US embassy once visited Obama White House A leader of the Iranian-backed siege of the US Embassy in Baghdad visited the White House with other Iraqi officials in 2011 during the Obama adminis...
20:56, 2020-01-02

FBI warns on Chinese embassy scam, losses total tens of millions of dollars The Oregon office of the FBI issued an advisory this week on an ongoing scam that has resulted in losses totaling tens of millions of dollars....
14:12, 2019-05-19

German embassy worker allegedly sold visas to Lebanese clan — report German authorities are looking for a former embassy worker who allegedly sold visa documents to members of a Lebanese clan. The clan then used the do...
05:12, 2019-10-28

US orders non-essential embassy staff to leave Iraq amid Iran tensions Order comes as Iran’s supreme leader issues warning over country’s nuclear capabilitiesThe US embassy in Baghdad has ordered all non-essential and no...
13:32, 2019-05-15

Trump says Iran will 'pay a very BIG PRICE' for damage caused by violent protests at the US embassy in Baghdad Associated Press/Patrick Semansky President Donald Trump threatened Iran Tuesday afternoon, saying that the country would be held responsible for dam...
23:28, 2019-12-31

An Iraqi security official says protesters have stormed the Bahraini embassy compound in Baghdad BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says protesters have stormed the Bahraini embassy compound in Baghdad....
22:08, 2019-06-27

Massive suicide bomb blast rocks Afghan capital near UK embassy - 100 injured A MASSIVE suicide bomb has rocked the Afghanistan capital of Kabul near the British embassy....
11:36, 2019-07-01

Julian Assange testifies in court over claims he was spied upon during stint in Ecuadorian embassy Julian Assange appeared in court to give evidence over allegations he was spied upon while living at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London....
22:08, 2019-12-20

US Embassy in Mexico City issues security alert amid US-Iran crisis TUCSON - With tension rising between the United States and Iran following the airstrike that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad, the U.S...
19:52, 2020-01-07

Chinese embassy accuses Canadian politicians of ‘erroneous remarks’ as feud continues The statement posted on the embassy's website doesn't specify the politicians or exact comments....
20:16, 2019-12-23

US Embassy urges Americans to leave Iraq after Iran vows ‘harsh retaliation’ The US Embassy in Baghdad on Friday urged all Americans to depart Iraq immediately, hours after the Iranian Quds Force leader and Iraqi militia comma...
13:32, 2020-01-03

Ukrainian embassy says engine failure caused deadly plane crash in Iran The Ukrainian embassy to Iran said on Wednesday that the plane crash in Tehran that killed at least 170 people was due to engine failure....
09:16, 2020-01-08

Top Iranian general confirmed dead in US airstrike, days after an embassy siege in Iraq REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani Iran's elite Quds force commander, Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, was killed in an airstrike in Iraq on Thursday afternoon, acc...
04:32, 2020-01-03

New research finds differences in the brains of US embassy staff after Cuba mystery attacks A new study shows differences in the brains of U.S. embassy staff who endured mysterious attacks while in Havana, Cuba, between 2016 and 2018....
23:40, 2019-07-23

Chinese embassy asks Canada to suspend all meat exports over ‘forged certificates’ China had previously announced it would block Canadian pork imports from a Quebec-based firm....
01:32, 2019-06-26

Australian bushfires: Shocking moment Sydney 'mega blaze' explodes forcing fire crews run for cover Fire crews have captured the terrifying moment an Australian bushfire exploded, forcing them to flee the area....
13:08, 2019-12-06

Enes Kanter Claims Turkish Embassy Bullied A Mosque Into Canceling His Basketball Camp In a statement released Wednesday night, Boston Celtics big man Enes Kanter claims that his very public criticism of Turkish president Recep Tayyip E...
17:12, 2019-07-25

Donald Trump says US killed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani because of plot to blow up a US embassy Donald Trump claims he gave his order to kill Iranian general Qasem Soleimani because of a plot to blow up a US embassy....
19:44, 2020-01-09

David Holmes, US Embassy staffer, faults Rudy Giuliani for change in Ukraine policy David Holmes, a top staffer at the US Embassy in Ukraine, told lawmakers during Thursday’s public impeachment hearing that longstanding US policy tow...
17:40, 2019-11-21

‘How did they get so close?’: Analysts ask if Iraqi security forces turned a blind eye during attack on US Embassy in Baghdad An Iranian-controlled militia couldn’t have breached the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad without the tacit acquiescence of some Iraqi security force...
00:20, 2020-01-01

Frightening mystery virus continues to spread as US embassy warns Americans living in China The bizarre “unidentified pneumonia” that Chinese health officials first began monitoring a little over a week ago has now spread to over...
18:20, 2020-01-07

Harry Dunn death: Chief constable demands US embassy return wife of US diplomat to the UK A chief constable has written to the US embassy urging them "in the strongest terms" that the wife of an American diplomat return to the UK following...
21:56, 2019-10-06

Wolf Blitzer, Kellyanne Conway and members of Congress celebrate Bastille Day at the French Embassy Despite the potential of, um, awkwardness among the diplomatic core and official Washington, elbows were ripe for rubbing at the French ambassador’s ...
19:04, 2019-07-14

Iran crisis: US embassy urges its citizens to leave Iraq immediately – live updates World reacts to news of US drone strike ordered by Donald Trump on Iranian general Qassem Suleimani in BaghdadFull report: Qassem Suleimani killed in...
10:44, 2020-01-03

Iran crisis: US embassy tells its citizens to leave Iraq immediately – live updates World reacts to news of US drone strike ordered by Donald Trump on Iranian general Qassem Suleimani in BaghdadFull report: Qassem Suleimani killed in...
12:44, 2020-01-03

Shocking photos show what the US Embassy in Baghdad looked like after it was attacked by swarms of violent protesters AP Photo/Nasser Nasser Thousands of violent protesters believed to be Iran-backed Iraqi militia members and their supporters attacked the US Embassy ...
22:36, 2020-01-02

The US is sending roughly 100 more Marines to defend the embassy in Baghdad after violent protesters stormed the gate REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily The US is "sending additional forces to support our personnel" at the US embassy in Baghdad after violent protesters storme...
18:12, 2019-12-31

Angry protesters swarming the US embassy in Baghdad caps off Trump's disastrous year in the Middle East Reuters The US embassy in Baghdad was consumed by violent protests on Tuesday, catalyzed by recent airstrikes that killed dozens of fighters in an Ir...
19:20, 2019-12-31

Top Iranian general reportedly killed in Baghdad airstrike — days after US embassy siege — according to Iraqi state TV Karim Kadim/AP Two military leaders, including Iran's elite Quds force commander, Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, were killed in an airstrike in Iraq on ...
03:08, 2020-01-03

Julian Assange drops appeal against jail term for skipping bail and hiding in Ecuadorian embassy Julian Assange has dropped an appeal against his 50-week jail term for jumping bail by going into hiding in the Ecuadorian embassy....
20:52, 2019-07-18

Rebecca Dykes: Uber driver sentenced to death for rape and murder of British embassy worker An Uber driver has been sentenced to death for the rape and murder of British embassy worker nearly two years ago....
21:28, 2019-11-01

Harry Dunn death: Chief constable demands US embassy return US diplomat's wife to the UK A chief constable has written to the US embassy urging them "in the strongest terms" that the wife of an American diplomat return to the UK following...
10:24, 2019-10-07

Julian Assange is unwell after spending years inside Ecuadorian embassy with no natural light, friend says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is "unwell" and needs "a great deal of rehabilitation" after spending seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy with no ...
15:32, 2019-05-30

Ecuador confirms search of Julian Assange's belongings in embassy after request by United States The Ecuadorian government has confirmed that officials are searching through the belongings of Julian Assange after a request by the United States....
19:20, 2019-05-20

London Bridge stabber belonged to jihadist group that admired Hitler, plotted to bomb US embassy The knife-wielding terrorist who was subdued by civilians, then shot dead by police on London Bridge on Friday was a paroled bomb plotter who once ho...
11:04, 2019-11-30

Impugns 'credibilty' of UN Security Council: US scolds Russia and China for blocking condemnation of Baghdad embassy attack Russia and China coordinated to block a United Nations Security Council statement condemning the recent attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, angeri...
20:00, 2020-01-06

A special Marine force created after Benghazi just hit the ground in Iraq as swarms of protesters besiege the US embassy in Baghdad U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Robert Gavaldon Around 100 US Marines assigned to a special crisis response unit are currently on the ground in Iraq ...
21:20, 2019-12-31

Everything you need to know about Triumph's new Rocket 3 The Rocket 3 delivers 11 per cent more power from the 2,500cc engine than the original model, says David Williams...
17:56, 2019-08-02

Rocket man: How I became a jet suit pilot Jet suit pilot Sam Rogers on what it’s like to be a real-life Iron Man, and the story behind his 3d-printed jet pack....
17:12, 2019-11-27

Backstory: How to capture a rocket “It’s a challenge to describe that noise,” says Reuters senior photographer Mike Blake, after witnessing his first rocket launch....
07:56, 2019-05-02

After Trump claimed Iran was plotting to blow up the US embassy in Iraq, Mike Pompeo says the administration didn't know 'precisely when' or 'where' the attack would happen Screenshot/Fox News Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during a Thursday night interview that the administration didn't know "precisely where" and "...
16:08, 2020-01-10

Rocket League is dropping lootboxes Rocket League's lootboxes are not long for this world because Epic Games loves you very much. I think it's time you give you gaming stepdad a break.R...
02:28, 2019-08-07

Rocket League is spending summer in the ’80s Rocket League is going back to the 1980s with a celebration that will last all summer long to help you feel nostalgic during car soccer.Read More...
20:52, 2019-06-05

Ultrafast rocket engine could fly at Mach 25 UK company Reaction Engines announces a successful test of a key part of its Synergetic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine (SABRE), which could fly in space...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Rocket League Is Ditching Loot Boxes Psyonix announced in a blog today that its car soccer game Rocket League will be leaving loot boxes behind in a move aimed at “creating the best poss...
23:08, 2019-08-06

SpaceX launches hefty rocket with 24 satellites CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites. The middle-of-the-night rideshare features a deep sp...
09:24, 2019-06-25

M-156 rocket accidentally launched 60 miles NE of Tucson TUCSON – An investigation is underway after a single M-156 rocket was launched unintentionally during a routine training mission Thursday morni...
03:08, 2019-09-06

NASA’s large SLS rocket unlikely to fly before at least late 2021 Enlarge / NASA Administrator James Bridenstine testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on July 17, 2019. (credit:...
19:12, 2019-07-17

Four rocket companies are competing for Air Force funding, and it is war Enlarge / Jeff Bezos (right), the founder of Blue Origin and Amazon.com, and Tory Bruno, CEO of United Launch Alliance, display the BE-4 rocket engin...
02:20, 2019-08-13

Wernher von Braun - the rocket engineer of the powerful The moon landing in 1969 would not have been possible without this German rocket pioneer. In his past, however, von Braun had built a "miracle weapon...
16:24, 2019-07-17

Here’s why Rocket Lab changed its mind on reusable launch Enlarge / Rocket Lab CEO Peter Beck speaks during the opening of the new Rocket Lab factory on October 12, 2018, in Auckland, New Zealand. (credit: P...
03:56, 2019-08-08

Arianespace's Vega rocket fails for the first time A rocket carrying an observation satellite into space developed an "anomaly" and failed minutes after takeoff from South America. European launch com...
09:56, 2019-07-11

Another Riverdale baddie rides his rocket too close to the sun Betty’s quest to free her mom from the clutches of The Farm leads to an especially loopy episode of Riverdale, one that has Dial M For Maple wonderin...
18:00, 2019-10-24

The Light Car Company Rocket Is A Dream Unfulfilled What more do you need from a car than a few hundred kilos of frame, engine, suspension, wheels, tires, and controls? This 838-pound machine is the Li...
06:32, 2019-12-10

China launches first rocket from mobile platform at sea BEIJING — China on Wednesday launched a rocket from a mobile platform at sea for the first time, sending a five commercial satellites and two others ...
15:48, 2019-06-05

NASA launches student rocket challenge Nearly three dozen student teams from colleges, universities, high schools and some middle schools from around the country flocked to Huntsville, Ala...
21:40, 2019-04-09

SpaceX is about to reuse a rocket component it’s never reused before SpaceX is already well ahead of its competition when it comes to reusable rocket technology. The company has proven many times that its hardware can ...
20:12, 2019-11-07

Lift off for SpaceX rocket carrying 60 satellites A Falcon-9 rocket launches from Florida, packed with 60 satellites capable of giving users on the ground high-speed connections to the internet....
09:00, 2019-05-24

Israeli man killed by rocket fire from Gaza JERUSALEM — Israeli medical officials say an early morning rocket from Gaza has killed an Israeli man outside a home in the coastal city of Ashkelon....
14:28, 2019-05-05

The White House puts a price on the SLS rocket—and it’s a lot Enlarge / Technicians at NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans moved the Space Launch System's liquid hydrogen tank from the factory to the...
16:24, 2019-11-06

Keep going, and other lessons I learned while chasing one last rocket launch with my dad Living on Florida's space coast meant the launches were something I could always count on being there. Much like my father....
15:16, 2020-01-21

China launches rocket from ship at sea for first time China successfully launched a rocket from a ship at sea for the first time on Wednesday, state media reported, the latest step forward in its ambitio...
07:40, 2019-06-05

Spacewatch: you wait ages for a rocket launch then ... ... Europe, China, India and Russia all send payloads into space in a weekIt’s been a busy week for rocket launches. Europe, China, India and Russia ...
01:00, 2019-11-29

Here’s when you can watch SpaceX blow up a rocket (on purpose!) In its pursuit of revolutionizing many aspects of the space industry, SpaceX has never been shy about its failures. In fact, it’s made a habit ...
17:36, 2020-01-11

Belgian man charged over US embassy 'terror attack plot' in Brussels A man has been charged in connection to a suspected terror attack plot on the US embassy in Brussels....
16:52, 2019-06-24

ASAP Rocky fan arrested in US after threatening to 'blow up' Swedish Embassy A fan of ASAP Rocky has been arrested in Washington DC after allegedly threatening to "blow up" the city's Swedish embassy....
15:36, 2019-07-29

US embassy in Baghdad attacked by Iraqi protesters shouting 'down USA' Iraqi protesters have stormed the US embassy in Baghdad, smashing a main door and setting fire to a reception area....
14:08, 2019-12-31

US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away BAGHDAD (AP) — US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away....
10:44, 2019-05-15

‘Investigations of Biden’: Embassy staffer overheard Trump discussing Ukrainian investigations, witness said An embassy staffer overheard President Trump talking to Ambassador Gordon Sondland about a push for Ukrainian officials to launch investigations into...
19:00, 2019-11-13

Donald Trump threatens Iran over embassy attack and says country will pay a 'big price' Donald Trump has threatened Iran after blaming the nation for an attack on the American embassy in neighbouring Iraq....
03:12, 2020-01-01

Jeremy Corbyn ally 'blames Israeli embassy for anti-semitism row' Jewish groups call for expulsion of Labour NEC member after 'secret recording reveals his claims'...
12:28, 2019-05-31

SpaceX finally caught one of its rocket’s nose cones SpaceX has never been shy about its failures. It’s famously poked fun at itself over its near-misses and setbacks over the years, and it’...
05:16, 2019-06-26

Netanyahu escorted to safety after rocket launched at Ashkelon Second attack in three months forces Israel’s prime minister to interrupt campaign rallyA rocket launched from the Gaza Strip at a southern Israeli c...
23:48, 2019-12-25

Behind the scenes at Earth’s most beautiful rocket launch site Enlarge / Whatever angle you'd prefer, New Zealand offers some pretty good views... (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) MAHIA PENINSULA, New Zealand—Not a bl...
14:40, 2019-08-25

Once again, a Chinese rocket has doused a village with toxic fuel Enlarge / A Long March 3B rocket launches from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center earlier this month. (credit: Costfoto / Barcroft Media via Getty I...
16:32, 2019-11-25

China's rocket start-ups go small in age of 'shoebox' satellites During initial tests of their 8.1-metre (27-foot) tall reusable rocket, Chinese engineers from LinkSpace, a start-up led by China's youngest space en...
10:36, 2019-04-26

Three long shots to play at the Rocket Mortgage Classic The Detroit Golf Club hosts this weekend’s inaugural Rocket Mortgage Classic, the first PGA tournament ever to be played in the Motor City. The field...
22:16, 2019-06-26

The more gun ownership, the more mass shootings. ‘That isn’t rocket science,’ study says The link between gun ownership and mass shootings is consistent across two studies. And the U.S. share is six times the global one, research shows....
04:32, 2019-08-09

Indians Are Disappointed but Still Hopeful After Rocket Launch Is Postponed The country had been watching, eager for India to seize its place in space with a lunar landing. Scientists say the mission is still on — they just d...
15:40, 2019-07-15

SpaceX Launched a Massive Rocket With 24 Satellites On Board CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites Tuesday, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a dee...
15:56, 2019-06-25

The SLS rocket may have curbed development of on-orbit refueling for a decade Enlarge / The Space Launch System (SLS) rocket’s liquid oxygen tank structural test article was manufactured and stacked in June 2019 at NASA’s Micho...
17:20, 2019-08-01

'Rocket power personified' - O'Sullivan clears the table for 134 "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan made a stunning clearance of 134 to win the fifth frame against Mei Xiwen, before the Chinese player bounced back."...
22:32, 2019-10-17

Rocket Report: The Falcon 9 goes for four, Boeing’s big cost-plus deal Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. (credit: Aurich Lawson/SpaceX) Welcome to Edition 2.19 of the Rocket Report! Ple...
13:32, 2019-10-18

Second rocket launch device recovered this week at airport Authorities discovered a second military-grade launch tube this week in passenger luggage at Baltimore Washington International Airport. The inert ro...
20:24, 2019-08-01

TSA seizes rocket launcher in Baltimore — for second time this week Military equipment was seized at Baltimore Washington International Airport on Thursday -- the second such seizure in days -- after it was brought ba...
21:28, 2019-08-01

NASA is showering Boeing with cash for delayed SLS rocket Going to the Moon isn’t cheap, no matter how far ahead you can plan for it. Going to the Moon on a dramatically-shortened timeline? Well, that ...
02:00, 2019-10-18

5 Russian nuclear scientists buried after rocket explosion The five engineers were killed in an explosion while they were testing "a nuclear isotope power source" for a rocket. They have been hailed as "natio...
17:56, 2019-08-12

UAE Spy Satellite Crashes Into Atlantic Ocean After Rocket Failure The United Arab Emirates lost a spy satellite after a failed rocket launch from the South American country of French Guiana late Wednesday. It’s stil...
17:56, 2019-07-11

The 2020 Audi RS4 Avant Is An Updated 443 HP Rocket Wagon The current Audi RS4 Avant has been on sale since late 2017, and it continues to be an absolutely ridiculous monster of a mid-sized wagon, but today ...
15:08, 2019-10-02

Russian rocket crash sparks radiation fears A rocket explosion in Russia has sparked reports of a spike in radiation levels and sent residents into panic — even as the Kremlin denies anyo...
01:36, 2019-08-10

Intense work being done on rocket to set up moon base: NASA Crews are working around the clock at a NASA rocket factory, intent on meeting a new fall 2020 deadline to test launch a mega-rocket designed to prop...
03:20, 2019-06-29

Cambridge offer for Romanian teen came to UK to be a rocket scientist A Romanian teenager who moved to Britain less than two years ago for a better education has been offered the chance to study at Cambridge University....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Rocket League Is Replacing Loot Boxes With 'Blueprints' Because they suck (and also because they’re increasingly becoming illegal in some places, especially Europe), Psyonix decided in August to get rid of...
15:48, 2019-10-02

Some Players Are Really Excited About Rocket League’s New Icon On Switch Two years out from its release, the Nintendo Switch’s user interface design remains incredibly minimalist and barebones in comparison to other modern...
11:49, 2019-05-02

SpaceX to try rocket failure test again after bad weather delay Elon Musk's SpaceX will try again on Sunday to destroy one of its own rockets in a test of a crucial emergency abort system, a day after bad weather ...
06:24, 2020-01-19

Team Rocket Has Invaded Pokémon Go, But They Sure Are Hard To Track Down Pokémon Go players booted up the mobile game today to find the world invaded by the franchise’s original baddies, Team Rocket. In addition to taking ...
04:08, 2019-07-26

Spaghetti with rocket, anchovies and ricotta | A Kitchen in Rome A 14-minute meal of olives and rocket hiding in a tangle of spaghetti, and doused in anchovy oil and lemon-scented ricottaOne of the nine books that ...
12:56, 2019-05-01

China launches 1st rocket from mobile platform in Yellow Sea BEIJING (AP) — China has for the first time launched a rocket from a mobile platform in the Yellow Sea, sending a five commercial satellites and two ...
13:28, 2019-06-05

SpaceX is about to blow up a rocket (on purpose), and you can watch live SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule is the company’s answer to NASA’s demand for a crewed space vehicle that can be used to send astronaut...
22:00, 2020-01-17

Nintendo 64’s eBay consoles sales rocket up 205% over 2018 Nintendo 64 sales were up 205% year-over-year in September on eBay, and now the online-auction company is positioning it as a potential holiday gift....
20:48, 2019-11-13

Japanese private firm sends first rocket into space An aerospace startup in Japan has successfully launched a rocket into space. It's the first privately developed Japanese spacecraft to reach orbit....
11:16, 2019-05-04

European Vega rocket lost minutes after liftoff The rocket carrying a satellite is believed to have landed in the sea, the first failure in 15 launches....
06:48, 2019-07-11

Epic Acquires Rocket League Developer Psyonix On the spending spree to end all spending sprees, and apparently unable to buy the concepts of “cars” and “soccer” wholesale, Epic has settled for ac...
11:49, 2019-05-02

China launches rocket from Yellow Sea platform for first time Blast-off makes China the third country after US and Russia to master sea launch technologyChina has launched a rocket from a mobile platform at sea ...
17:44, 2019-06-05

Branson's Virgin Orbit completes key rocket test Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit on Wednesday released a rocket from the wing of a modified Boeing 747 jetliner in mid-air in a key test of its high-al...
19:32, 2019-07-10

Rocket League Is Replacing Loot Boxes With "Blueprints" Because they suck (and also because they’re increasingly becoming illegal in some places, especially Europe), Psyonix decided in August to get rid of...
03:20, 2019-10-02

Hezbollah, Israel exchange rocket fire near Lebanon Hezbollah terrorists based in Lebanon unleashed a barrage of missiles into Israel on Sunday, destroying an ambulance and prompting return fire, accor...
21:44, 2019-09-01

SLS: Nasa's giant 'Moon rocket' takes shape Nasa finishes assembling the main structural components for its largest rocket since the Apollo-era Saturn V....
10:48, 2019-09-20

India to buy Russian rocket engines for its space program: RIA India plans to buy rocket engines from Russia for its national space program, RIA news agency cited Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov as say...
18:32, 2019-07-22

Where will the world’s first autonomous rocket factory be built? Mississippi Enlarge / An artist's concept of what the interior of Relativity Space's Mississippi rocket factory may look like in a few years. (credit: Relativity...
15:44, 2019-06-11

Nexon’s Rocket Arena is an accessible multiplayer shooter Nexon is announcing Rocket Arena, a three-versus-three shooter game that is targeted at a broad audience.Read More...
17:24, 2019-05-16

On Tuesday, Orion will fly 55 seconds before violently escaping from its rocket Orion and its solid rocket on the launch pad Monday morning at Cape Canaveral Air Force Base. [credit: ...
15:36, 2019-07-01

Watch SpaceX catch its rocket fairing in a massive net After a number of delays due to hardware issues as well as bad weather, SpaceX finally managed to send the AMOS-17 communications satellite into Eart...
01:32, 2019-08-08

Rocket attack at Baghdad Airport leaves at least 4 dead Several rockets struck Baghdad Airport on Wednesday evening, leaving four people dead and more injured, authorities said. At least three of the Katyu...
01:16, 2020-01-03

NASA’s about to test a safer rocket fuel for the first time ever The fuel that powers most spacecraft today is incredibly toxic to living organisms. That’s normally not a big issue when you’re sending s...
03:16, 2019-06-12

Japanese space startup wants to compete with US rocket rivals TOKYO — A Japanese startup that launched a rocket into space earlier this month plans to provide low-cost rocket services and compete with American r...
20:44, 2019-05-15

NASA’s SLS rocket is finally taking shape, well behind schedule NASA fully intends to send humans back to the Moon sooner rather than later. Despite funding woes, the agency is still doing its best to hold true to...
19:36, 2019-09-20

New safety alert on e-scooters as injury figures rocket in the US An alert was sounded on Wednesday over the dangers of e-scooters after the number of riders admitted to hospital soared in the US....
10:48, 2020-01-09

Rocket Lab forced to push back launch due to weather SpaceX might be the worldwide leader in commercial spaceflight — and get a whole lot of attention because of it — but it’s not the ...
06:08, 2019-08-17

Nasa Moon rocket core leaves for testing The first core stage for Nasa's "mega-rocket", the SLS, has left its factory in New Orleans....
14:36, 2020-01-09

US downplays rocket attack amid Iran war fears Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s team is not hurrying to blame Iran for an explosion near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad, despite alarm that the regime ...
03:36, 2019-05-21

NASA to ferry massive rocket part up the Mississippi NEW ORLEANS — With a brass band playing and a parade of workers sporting Mardi Gras beads, a huge component of a new rocket system was wheeled slowly...
17:28, 2020-01-09

Japan just sent a privately-funded rocket into space for the first time ever SpaceX is already a household name around the globe, but there’s no shortage of other startups vying for their slice of the private spaceflight...
18:20, 2019-05-20

This is the difference between Bikram, Vinyasa, Rocket, and Power yoga — and how to know which one is right for you Yogi Chris Magee talks us through some of the many variations of the practice and how to pick the right one for your mood and goals...
17:40, 2019-06-19

SpaceX capsule splashes down after rocket failure test Elon Musk's SpaceX simulated a dramatic emergency landing on Sunday to test a key abort system on an unmanned astronaut capsule, the company's final ...
17:40, 2020-01-19

Rocket Lab plans reusable booster for satellite launches Small-satellite launch firm Rocket Lab announced on Tuesday a plan to recover the core booster of its Electron rocket using a helicopter, a bold cost...
06:28, 2019-08-07

McDaniel Gets Sponsor’s Exemption into the Rocket Mortgage Classic Chip McDaniel finishes a drive – Photo by UK Athletics Former UK Golfer, Chip McDaniel, is getting another shot on the PGA Tour. More field ▲s...
04:12, 2019-06-25

China keeps dropping toxic rocket parts on its villages Enlarge / A Long March 3B rocket launches from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center earlier this month. (credit: Costfoto / Barcroft Media via Getty I...
15:44, 2019-11-25

North Korea confirms third rocket test in just over a week North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance the countr...
02:56, 2019-08-03

A Player Made Rocket League In No Man's Sky's Creative Mode Do you like Rocket League, but wish it were in space? A No Man’s Sky player has you covered....
20:00, 2019-08-22

Beth England’s early rocket gives Chelsea WSL win over Tottenham A lightning 25-yard strike from Beth England gave Chelsea a win over Tottenham in a historic first Women’s Super League game at Stamford Bridge in fr...
16:08, 2019-09-08

Rocket Report: Russia talking big boosters, fly *us* to the Moon Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 2.28 of the Rocket Report! As we get deeper into 2020, we c...
14:00, 2020-01-17

‘Pokemon Go’ adds Team GO Rocket boss fights A few months ago, Pokemon Go received a massive update that saw the introduction of Team GO Rocket. These nefarious villains were taking over PokeSto...
01:28, 2019-11-08

Rocket attack at Baghdad Airport leaves at least 8 dead Several rockets struck Baghdad Airport on Wednesday evening, leaving eight people dead and more injured, authorities said. At least three of the Katy...
01:40, 2020-01-03

Russians killed in rocket explosion were working on ‘new weapons’ The head of the Russian nuclear agency said Monday that the five scientists killed last week in a rocket explosion at a missile test range had been d...
21:40, 2019-08-12

Rocket survive furious Warriors rally to even series HOUSTON — James Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even thei...
08:08, 2019-05-07

Julian Assange: Private security firm 'spied on WikiLeaks founder in Ecuadorian embassy for CIA' A Spanish private security company hired to protect the Ecuadorian embassy in London when Julian Assange lived there spied on the WikiLeaks founder f...
11:44, 2019-09-27

Vector’s CEO departs, rocket company pausing its operations [Updated] Enlarge / In May 2018, Vector launched a full-scale prototype of the Vector-R rocket on a short flight. (credit: Vector) Saturday a.m. Update: Mult...
16:40, 2019-08-10

This video of a SpaceX rocket fairing returning to Earth is mesmerizing It took SpaceX several tries to catch one of its rocket nosecones during an actual mission, but it finally accomplished that feat late last month whe...
23:44, 2019-07-04

Norway sees radioactive iodine in its air after Russian rocket explosion Norway's nuclear safety authority is analyzing tiny amounts of radioactive iodine detected in the air in northern Norway in the days after a deadly e...
20:24, 2019-08-15

NASA to perform key test of the SLS rocket, necessitating a delay in its launch Enlarge / NASA conducts a full-power, full-duration 650-second RS-25 engine test on the A-1 Test Stand at Stennis Space Center. (credit: NASA) For...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Israeli military answers Gaza rocket attack with airstrikes GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Israeli military says Palestinian militants are firing rockets from the Gaza Strip. The army said Saturday that sirens wa...
10:36, 2019-05-04

Company Sold NASA Faulty Rocket Parts for Almost 20 Years As comforting as it can be to know you’re not the only person in the world who has desperately screwed up today, it can be, uh, pretty disconcerting ...
11:49, 2019-05-02