As the partial government shutdown stretches into its 26th day Wednesday, the damage to the overall United States (US) economy is piling up, with federal workers, business people, travellers and beyond badly affected.
A dozen intelligence service agents were sent to prison by a Venezuelan court Wednesday over the brief detention of parliamentary president Juan Guaido, a judicial source said.
Tesla boss, Elon Musk has quoted a billion dollars to build a commuter tunnel under Australia's Blue Mountains, which divide Sydney from the country’s vast western interior.
Brazil plans to eliminate visitor visas for Americans, the country's tourism minister said, as President Jair Bolsonaro seeks to turn around the lagging tourism sector and engineer cozier relations with the United States.
Zimbabwean police arrested a political activist at his home on Wednesday, the third day of protests against fuel price hikes as businesses and schools stayed closed and networks enforced a government internet shutdown.
Thirty-six passengers were released, a day after they were abducted by gunmen on Tuesday, along the Buea-Kumba highway in Cameroon's southwest, one of the two war-torn English-speaking regions, according to local authorities.
NAIROBI, Jan 17 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- At least 21 people were killed when Somali militants stormed a luxury hotel compound in Nairobi, Kenya's government has confirmed.