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Opinion | Republicans Can Honor John McCain By Putting America Before Trump

The senator’s death highlights the rest of his party’s failure.

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John McCain Had A Tremendous Sense Of Humor, Especially About Himself

The Arizona senator’s appearances on “Saturday Night Live” show he could take — and make — a joke.

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Pope's visit to Ireland overshadowed by clerical child abuse scandal – video report

The pontiff’s two-day trip to Ireland was dominated by the topic of sexual and institutional abuse within the Catholic church Pope begs forgiveness and vows to pursue justice as Ireland trip ends Continue reading…

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Henry Moore sketch found among Gurlitt hoard of Nazi-looted art

Watercolour of reclining figures identified on BBC programme Fake or Fortune? An authentic watercolour sketch by Henry Moore, one of the most famous British artists of the 20th century, has been identified among the notorious Gurlitt hoard of more than 1,500 works, many of them Nazi loot inherited by German art dealer Cornelius Gurlitt from […]

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Trump-McCain rift clear as president sends brief tweet and heads to play golf

No White House statement issued in hours after McCain’s death Trump tweets familiar complaints and boasts about economy The rift between Donald Trump and John McCain remained painfully evident on Sunday, as tributes for the late senator poured in from world leaders and past presidents. Related: John McCain opened Pandora’s box – Sarah Palin came […]

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Newspoll puts Labor ahead 56% to 44% after Liberals' civil war

Shorten leads Morrison as preferred PM while Coalition’s primary vote falls to 33% The fortnight of vicious civil war within the Liberal party that delivered the prime ministership to Scott Morrison has precipitated a poll crash for the government, with Labor pulling ahead by 12 points. The latest Newspoll, published by the the Australian on […]

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Jacksonville: police report 'multiple fatalities' in Florida mass shooting

Police say one suspect dead at the scene, no other suspects Shooting took place at online gaming tournament Police reported “multiple fatalities’ in a mass shooting in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday. Hours later, the number of dead and wounded had not been confirmed. One suspect was quickly reported dead at the scene, as the local […]

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A new dawn or more of the same for Zimbabwe?

Many Zimbabweans hope inauguration will usher in new era but critics raise concerns over Mnangagwa’s ties to old guard.

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns to prison in Iran

Judiciary rejects extension of release for British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Tehran on espionage charges.

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