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January 12, 2019 3:27 PM Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen refugee arrives in Canada

A Saudi teenager who fled her family alleging abuse and got stranded at a Bangkok airport has arrived in Canada after being granted asylum there. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, had been trying to reach Australia via Bangkok but was initially told to return to Kuwait, where her family were waiting. She refused to fly back and barricaded herself into her airport 96

January 11, 2019 7:33 PM Iran's Zarif calls Iran-focused summit in Poland a 'desperate circus'

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized Poland on Friday for jointly hosting a global summit with the United States focused on the Middle East, particularly Iran, calling it a “desperate anti-Iran circus”. Earlier on Friday Washington announced that the summit would be held in Warsaw from Feb. 13 to Feb. 14, and U.S. Secretary 78

January 11, 2019 8:54 AM Greek PM to seek support from ally to avert snap election

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will ask his conservative coalition ally on Friday to keep supporting the government, hoping to avert a snap election after the parties fell out over a deal on neighboring Macedonia’s name. Tsipras has said that he will request a confidence vote if he loses the parliamentary support of the right-wing 90

January 4, 2019 9:24 PM Here Are All of the Solar and Lunar Eclipses You Can See in 2019

2019 will have plenty in store for astronomy fans across the world, with a total solar eclipse, an annular solar eclipse, a total lunar eclipse and more. The most exciting such event for U.S.-based stargazers may be the so-called “Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse” on Jan. 21, says Christian Veillet, an astronomer at the Large Binocular Telescope Observatory 77

January 4, 2019 5:53 PM Kawhi Leonard's mother appears to yell at heckler during Raptors-Spurs game

Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (2) drives with the ball against the San Antonio Spurs during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard’s mother was in attendance for her son’s game against the San Antonio Spurs Thursday night – the first time he’s played 71

January 3, 2019 8:04 PM US Army chief of staff makes surprise stop in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan – The U.S. Army's chief of staff made a surprise visit to the Afghanistan's capital, where he met President Ashraf Ghani to discuss prospects for a peaceful end to the country's 17-year war, the United States' longest. In a statement late Thursday, Ghani's office said Gen. Mark A. Milley supported Afghan-led talks with the Taliban 76

January 3, 2019 1:20 AM Elizabeth Hurley kicks off 2019 with stunning bikini photo: ‘Best picture of the year so far!’

British actress Elizabeth Hurley kicked off the new year with a stunning bikini photo that many fans are calling the "Best picture of the year so far!" (Reuters) On Monday, the 53-year-old model, actress and swimsuit designer took in the new year by sharing an Instagram photo of herself posing in a low-cut, high-slit plum-colored sequin dress during 79

January 1, 2019 4:33 PM Andy Cohen Goes Off on Times Square Security During CNN New Year's Eve Show

Andy Cohen had a fit on the air during his CNN New Year's Eve broadcast over Times Square security and his umbrella. Andy came back from a commercial with Anderson Cooper and launched on the Times Square Alliance, which ordered him to lose his umbrella ... or else. It was pouring rain in Times Square and Andy was outraged, calling the order "Grade A BS." Cohen 60

December 31, 2018 11:52 PM Smoke shop: Worker fired after anti-Trump rant at customer

TUCKER, Ga. – A store that sells smoking and vaping material in Georgia says it fired an employee after he yelled profanity at a customer wearing a T-shirt and hat supporting President Donald Trump. The customer, Ian Fergeson, says he went to Xhale City in the Atlanta suburb of Tucker to try to buy vape juice. WAGA-TV reports that Ferguson recorded a video 65

December 30, 2018 8:19 PM Jets coach: Dustin Byfuglien 'out a while' with lower-body injury

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice said defenseman Dustin Byfuglien will be "out for a while" after leaving Saturday's game with a lower-body injury in the third period. Maurice, speaking to reporters on Sunday, said Byfuglien will not need surgery but likely will not play until after the All-Star break at the end of January 49