Category Archives: World News

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

In this Aug. 31, 1989 file photo, Gen. Manuel Antonio Noriega waves to the press after a state council meeting at the presidential palace in Panama City, where the new president was announced. Panama’s ex-dictator Noriega died Monday, May 29,

Haïti – AVIS : Changement d’heure dimanche

Le Bureau de Communication de la Présidence, rappelle à la population que selon les dispositions de l’arrêté présidentiel du mercredi 7 mars 2012, l’adoption du changement d’heure en fonction des saisons est permanente…

Police surround Islamic assassins in town north of Paris; 2nd hostage situation now in Paris

The Islamist gunmen suspected of killing 12 people in an attack on a French satirical magazine were surrounded inside a printing house northeast of Paris Friday morning and appeared to have taken a hostage, officials said.

Hope Dims for Finding Survivors From Missing AirAsia Plane

JAKARTA, Indonesia — After a second day of searching without any confirmed sighting of wreckage, the Indonesian authorities on Monday sought to lower expectations about finding survivors from a missing AirAsia jet carrying 162 people.

Officials: No sign of AirAsia Flight QZ8501; likely at ‘bottom of the sea’

CNN) — A second day in the search for a missing AirAsia plane proved fruitless Monday, with Indonesia’s top rescue official saying the commercial jet probably crashed into the sea.

Haïti – Diplomatie : La Présidence salue le rapprochement des États-Unis avec Cuba

Dans une note diplomatique, le Président Michel Martelly, dit avoir appris avec satisfaction le processus de rétablissement des relations diplomatiques entre les États-Unis d’Amérique et Cuba, après plus d’un demi-siècle d’interruption… 

In Ebola fight, Cuba flexes medical diplomacy muscle

Havana, Cuba (CNN) — In all likelihood, the 91 Cuban health workers heading to West Africa on Tuesday will face the most perilous assignment of their careers.

Money in Mogadishu: Somali capital gets first cash machine

(CNN) — Somalia’s capital Mogadishu now has its first-ever ATM bank machine — and it dispenses U.S. dollars. 

Ebola fears spread to 4 continents

The first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. has died. Nearly 4,000 are dead from the massive outbreak in West Africa. A woman in Spain is the first to contract Ebola outside Africa. A woman in Australia is being

Five people suspected in terrorist activities arrested in Europe

Five with suspected terror ties arrested in Europe – CNN.com