World News

Subscribe to World News feed World News
BBC News - World
Updated: 1 hour 26 min ago

The health impact of separating migrant children from parents

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:38pm
Experts say there is no downplaying the trauma that taking a child away from a parent causes.

Dutch Queen Máxima pays emotional tribute to dead sister Inés

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:35pm
It is Queen Máxima's first public appearance since Inés Zorreguieta died earlier this month.

Trump tariffs: Markets fall as trade war fears mount

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:07pm
Stocks continue to slide as investors are rattled by the escalation of the US-China trade dispute.

Sessions: Child migrant camps 'not like Nazi concentration camps'

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:06pm
America's top law official says the Nazis were different as "they were keeping Jews from leaving".

Paraguay man surprises family at his own wake

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:14am
Juan Ramón Alfonso Penayo returns home to find his family mourning a burnt body they thought was him.

Why are people sharing this photo?

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:21am
A family portrait celebrating mixed heritage has been widely shared online and has prompted others to tell their similar stories.

Convicted US felon arrested with more than 500 guns in California home

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:19am
Sheriff's deputies seize rifles, shotguns and pistols during a two-day search of the suspect's home.

Yemen war: Pro-government forces 'storm Hudaydah airport'

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 9:44am
The airport was the first objective in the Red Sea city of the government and its Gulf backers.

Italian populist Salvini sparks row over counting Roma

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 7:25am
Matteo Salvini calls for a census of the Roma community but government allies say it is illegal.

Japanese firm makes suits for blue collar workers

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 7:23am
A Tokyo firm has created a line of business attire that's best suited for the nation's blue-collar workers.

Dozens feared dead as overloaded Sumatra ferry sinks

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 6:18am
Indonesian rescuers battle rough seas to try to reach survivors after an overloaded ferry sank.

India BJP pulls out of controversial Kashmir alliance

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 6:10am
The governing BJP says increasing violence in the region has made the coalition untenable.

José Andrés: The TV chef who fed Puerto Rico

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 5:15am
When Hurricane Maria struck, José Andrés's World Central Kitchen project fed more people in Puerto Rico than any other relief group.

Will Ferrell to star in a film based on Eurovision

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 5:02am
The actor was at this year's contest and is thought to have been a fan since his Swedish wife introduced it to him in 1999.

US migrant family separation: Crying children audio released

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 4:49am
President Trump defends the separation of children and parents who have entered the US illegally.

Sweden shooting: Three dead in Malmo cafe attack

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 3:08am
Several others were wounded in the attack a short distance from a police station.

Puan, oldest known Sumatran orangutan, dies in Australia

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 1:04am
Puan left an "incredible legacy" of descendants for the critically endangered species, keepers say.

Kim Jong-un visits China after Trump summit

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:34am
He is likely to brief China, North Korea's only economic ally, on his talks with the US president.

Will Norway's electric transport take off?

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:18pm
A battery-powered plane is Norway's latest part of the country’s plan to combat climate change.

Apple fined for misleading customers in Australia

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 10:33pm
The company breached consumer law by refusing to fix devices once serviced by third parties.

Pages

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821