Deadly shooting on tram in Netherlands

Police are hunting for a suspect or suspects in the central Dutch city of Utrecht after at least one gunman opened fire on a tram at a busy intersection. Officials have not ruled out terrorism. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: Watch CBSN live HERE: Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: Like CBS News […]

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Trump news – LIVE: President turns on Fox News, blames UK for Russia claims and attacks recently deceased American war hero John McCain in wild Twitter storm

Donald Trump hit out at an array of targets on Twitter over the weekend, calling on Fox News to restore anchor Judge Jeanine Pirro after she was suspended for making Islamophobic remarks, retweeting a theory the UK is to blame for the Russia investigation and even criticising the late senator John McCain. The president has unexpectedly […]

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Trump defends ‘Judge’ Jeanine Pirro after Fox News host taken off air over Islamophobic hijab comments

Donald Trump has defended Fox News host Jeanine Pirro after she made Islamophobic comments about congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s hijab. Pirro’s show Justice With Judge Jeanine did not air over the weekend, while the network’s schedule for next Saturday also omits the programme. The president tweeted on Sunday about the host’s absence, saying she should be brought back. “The Radical […]

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Latest UK News – NZ terror attack: PM Jacinda Ardern promises gun law reforms within 10 days | World News

Changes to New Zealand’s gun laws following the Christchurch terror attack will be announced within 10 days, says Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Overwhelming public opinion appears in favour of tightening the laws, especially on semi-automatic weapons, after 50 people were killed in Friday’s shooting at two mosques. Ms Ardern said cabinet ministers had made a […]

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New Zealand swiftly embraces gun control measures in wake of Christchurch terror attack

Senior officials in New Zealand’s government have vowed to swiftly introduce gun control measures in the wake of the massacre a two mosques in the city of Christchurch.  Citizens across the country appeared to embrace calls for reform from politicians.   Donning a hijab while meeting with the local Muslim community, prime minister Jacinda Ardern reassured members […]

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Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu ‘considers legalising marijuana’ to court votes ahead of election

He has been accused of courting national extremists in his bid to be re-elected as Israel’s prime minister, but now, it seems, Benjamin Netanyahu is targeting an entirely different demographic by suggesting he would consider legalising cannabis if he won another term in power. Asked about the issue during a live Facebook stream, the Likud party leader said he was […]

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Zimbabwe landslide kills school pupils as Cyclone Idai death toll rises past 150

Schoolchildren were among those killed by landslides and flooding in Zimbabwe as the death toll from tropical cyclone Idai rose to at least 157. The pair of boarders were asleep when a rock fall hit the dining hall and dormitory at St Charles Lwanga school in the eastern province of Manicaland, according to officials in the southern African country.  Cyclone Idai […]

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Latest UK News – ‘Clear similarity’ between Ethiopia and Indonesia plane crashes, says transport minister | World News

There is a “clear similarity” between last weekend’s Ethiopian Airlines plane crash and October’s Lion Air crash in Indonesia, says Ethiopia’s transport minister. It comes as the official said the black box from the 10 March disaster was in good condition and almost all data has been extracted. The Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed shortly […]

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Donald Trump Jr defends Chelsea Clinton after students blame her for Christchurch mosque terror attack

Donald Trump Jr has come to the defence of Chelsea Clinton after students in New York launched an astonishing verbal attack on the heavily pregnant former first daughter blaming her for the Christchurch mosques massacre. The president’s son tweeted: “It’s sickening to see people blame @ChelseaClinton for the NZ attacks because she spoke out against […]

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Latest UK News – Christchurch shootings: Prime minister hugs mourners as number of dead rises to 50 | World News

New Zealand’s prime minister has hugged mourners outside a mosque as the country paid tribute to the victims of the Christchurch shootings. Jacinda Ardern also laid a wreath outside the mosque in Kilbirnie, Wellington, where people sang a Maori rendition of Hallelujah. There were emotional scenes across New Zealand as people came out to remember […]

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How a tangled and deadly web of global corruption spreading out from Gaddafi’s Libya threatens to topple Justin Trudeau

During the final years of Muammar Gaddafi’s rule, a steady stream of businesspeople and senior former officials like Tony Blair jetted in and out of Tripoli. They hobnobbed with Libyan officials or even the main man himself inside his tent at the Bab al-Aziziya compound, from where he ran the oil-rich country. Over small talk […]

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Latest UK News – Mosque attacks: Family of Christchurch shootings suspect say they are ‘gobsmacked’ | World News

The family of the alleged Christchurch gunman has apologised to the victims of the mosque attacks and say they are “devastated” and “shattered”. Australian Brenton Tarrant has been charged with murder over Friday’s atrocity in which at least 50 people were killed and another 50 hurt. His uncle Terry Fitzgerald told Australian broadcaster Nine News: […]

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New Zealand attacker’s gun club was reported to police, man claims

A man has claimed that he reported the gun club where the alleged Christchurch mosque shooter practiced over two years ago.  In video posted on his Facebook page, Pete Breidahl said he attended a shooting competition at the Bruce Rifle Club, near Dunedin, in November 2017. He claimed that members at the club had Confederate flags and wore camouflage clothing with military […]

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New Zealand attack: Teenager dubbed ‘egg boy’ becomes internet sensation after hitting politician who blamed Muslim immigration for atrocity

A teenager dubbed “Egg Boy” has become the talk of the internet after he threw an egg at an Australian politician who blamed Muslim immigration for the Christchurch terror attack. The 17-year-old catapulted to fame after he was captured splatting Queensland senator Fraser Anning during a TV interview, prompting a scuffle in which the youngster […]

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