The US Senate voted Tuesday to extend funding for the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, ensuring that families of victims and those sickened at Ground Zero would continue to have benefits covered through 2090. The measure now goes to US President Donald Trump.
A day after the Beijing liaison office in Hong Kong was attacked and defaced by protesters, news broke that the People’s Liberation Army held drills in nearby Guangdong Province rehearsing its response to an urban uprising.
Australian MPs are poised to pass a bill that would bar over 200 citizens who went to fight for Daesh from returning to the country for at least two years.
Service members enlisted in the US Marine Corps as recon and scout snipers will now be fitted with a new piece of weaponry - the Mk13 Mod 7 Long Range Sniper Rifle.
Celebrity photographer Marcus Hyde, who has worked in the past with Kim Kardashian and Ariana Grande, has been accused of offering a model a photoshoot for free – for her own nude photographs.
A collection of dinner plates was promptly discontinued at a major department store after netizens issued complaints saying the wares promoted eating disorders and other unhealthy habits.
Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, who resigned in July 2018 after disagreements over former-Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit vision, has made a political comeback as the UK's new prime minister.
California-based Julien’s Auctions announced Tuesday that “Lucille,” a black Gibson ES-345 prototype guitar that once belonged to the American blues great B.B. King, is headed for the auction block come September.