WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An organization established for U.S. President Donald Trump’s transition to the White House said on Saturday the special counsel investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election had obtained tens of thousands of emails unlawfully.
A group of Lebanese bikers Sunday are heading to Lebanon’s southern-most point of Naqoura in a show of solidarity with Palestine.
The Lebanese Army Saturday night arrested two people suspected of being involved in tearing down posters of Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil in Tripoli’s Jabal Mohsen, local media reported.
Landslides triggered by Tropical Storm Kai-Tak have killed 26 people in the central Philippine island of Biliran, authorities said Sunday, a day after the storm pounded the east of the archipelago nation.
Iran shut primary schools in the capital and other parts of the country Sunday due to choking levels of air pollution.
The Internal Security Forces Sunday announced the arrest of two men suspected of dealing drugs and violently beating a person attempting to buy drugs in Beirut.
VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) – A raging California wildfire powered by fierce winds grew into the third-largest in state history on Saturday as forced evacuations turned neighborhoods into ghost towns and ash fell in some areas like heavy snow.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s reported move to ban words including “fetus,” “diversity” and “transgender” in budget-related documents triggered outrage, astonishment and calls for the decision to be reversed Saturday.
Hilda Hernandez, sister of President Juan Orlando Hernandez, and five other people were killed in a helicopter crash Saturday on a mountain near the Honduran capital.
Pakistani officials say two suicide bombers have attacked a church in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing four people and wounding 18.
Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian contacts with President Donald Trump’s campaign has gained access to thousands of emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration. That’s according to several people familiar with Trump’s transition organization.
A capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, Japan and the United States has blasted off for a two-day trip to the International Space Station.