- Firefighters in Bolivia lose hope of taming blazes as burned area doubles
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:28:32 -0400 - Bolivian volunteer firefighters, exhausted from battling blazes sweeping rapidly across the country's lowlands, are starting to lose hope and retreat from the front lines of some infernos in the drought-stricken region.
- Hong Kong police fire tear gas after storming shopping mall
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:26:24 -0400 - Hong Kong police fired tear gas on Sunday to break up pro-democracy protesters who trashed fittings at a station and shopping mall, the latest in more than three months of often violent unrest.
- Iran may release British-flagged tanker within hours, Swedish owner says: SVT
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:23:22 -0400 - Stena Impero, the British-flagged tanker detained by Iran on July 19, may be released within hours, the head of the Swedish firm that owns the vessel said on Sunday.
- 'Howdy, Modi!': Thousands, plus Trump, due at Texas rally for India's leader
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:17:05 -0400 - Some 50,000 Indian-Americans are due to pack into a Houston stadium Sunday for a rally with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, joined by U.S. President Donald Trump, in a rare mass show of support for a foreign leader on U.S. soil.
- The party will decide our Brexit position, says UK Labour's Corbyn
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:16:03 -0400 - British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday his party would guide him on how to campaign in a second Brexit referendum, pledging to offer voters a choice between staying in the European Union and a "credible" deal.
- Iran says it will destroy any aggressor
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:14:15 -0400 - Iran will pursue any aggressor, even if it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
- Pompeo says U.S. mission is to avoid war with Iran but measures in place to deter
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:14:15 -0400 - The United States aims to avoid war with Iran and the additional troops ordered to be deployed in the Gulf region are for "deterrence and defense," U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday.
- Canada's Trudeau resumes campaign as polls show damage from blackface photo
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:11:10 -0400 - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau returned to the campaign trail on Sunday in his bid for re-election in October as polls showed his ruling Liberals starting to suffer with voters after photos emerged of him in blackface.
- Biden urges investigation into Trump Ukraine call
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:09:37 -0400 - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, a frontrunner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, on Saturday called for an investigation into reports that President Donald Trump pressed his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate Biden and his son.
- Trump defends call with Ukrainian president
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:09:37 -0400 - President Donald Trump on Sunday said he did not say anything wrong during a telephone call with his Ukrainian counterpart in which, according to reports, he pressed for an investigation of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and his son.
- Pompeo: Former U.S. Vice President Biden should be investigated if he corruptly meddled in Ukraine probe of son
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 10:09:37 -0400 - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said that President Donald Trump's Democratic political rival Joe Biden should be investigated if evidence shows he improperly intervened to protect his son from an investigation in Ukraine.
- Iran to present plan for Gulf security at U.N. this week
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 09:49:31 -0400 - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will present a plan for creating security in the Gulf in cooperation with other countries in the region when he attends the United Nations General Assembly in New York this week.
- Who will wear the Emmy crown? New faces battle old favorites for top TV awards
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 09:23:19 -0400 - "Game of Thrones" looks set to crown its final season with another best drama series Emmy on Sunday despite an array of new contenders jostling for the most prestigious awards in television.
- Travel group Thomas Cook battles for survival with final creditor meeting
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 09:16:38 -0400 - The British government has plans in place to bring home stranded holidaymakers if Thomas Cook goes out of business, an event that would likely spark chaotic scenes at resorts and airports around the world.
- Factbox: Key nominations for the 2019 Emmy awards
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 09:11:29 -0400 - The annual Emmy awards, celebrating the best in television, will be handed out at a ceremony in Los Angeles on Sunday.
- Battered Trudeau gets brief reprieve amid Canada blackface scandal
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 09:01:50 -0400 - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got his first day out of the spotlight on Saturday after being hammered for images showing him in blackface, which have threatened to derail his re-election campaign.
- Let's decide our Brexit referendum stance now, says UK Labour's foreign policy chief
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 08:14:45 -0400 - Britain's main opposition Labour Party should make a decision on what to campaign for in any second referendum now, the party's foreign affairs policy chief, Emily Thornberry, said on Sunday, putting herself at odds with leader Jeremy Corbyn.
- Saudi Arabia tells Japan's biggest refiner about possible shipment change: Nikkei
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 07:36:55 -0400 - Saudi state oil firm Aramco has told Japanese refiner JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy about a possible change in shipment, raising concern about the kingdom's ability to supply crude oil a week after attacks on its refineries, the Nikkei Asian Review reported.
- Eyes on U.S. prize, Primark considers Central American suppliers
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 07:02:24 -0400 - Confident it can crack the $300 billion U.S. clothing and shoes market where many other foreign retailers have failed, Britain's Primark is ready to raise its bet on the country by securing new sources of fast fashion in central America.
- No one will be stranded, UK minister says on Thomas Cook future
- Sun, 22 Sep 2019 06:58:05 -0400 - British foreign minister Dominic Raab said the government had contingency plans in case talks to rescue travel company Thomas Cook fail, and sought to reassure holidaymakers that they will not end up stuck overseas.