Iran helicopter crash: Mohammad Mokhber becomes acting president after Raisi's death – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AFP) – Iranian President Ibrahim RaisiThe foreign minister and several other officials were found dead on Monday, hours after their helicopter crashed in a foggy, mountainous area in the country's northwest, state media reported. The collapse comes at a time when the Middle East remains unstable due to the crisis … Read more

A stabbing at a Sydney church is being treated as an act of terrorism, police said – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] SYDNEY (AP) — A knife attack in Sydney that injured a bishop and a priest during a church mass as terrified worshipers watched online and in person, and led to riots, was an act of terrorism, Australian police said. Police arrested a 16-year-old boy on Tuesday after he was stabbed at Christ the Good … Read more

Instagram begins blurring nudity in messages to protect teens and fight sextortion – Business News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] LONDON (AP) — Instagram says it is rolling out new tools to protect young people and combat sextortion, including a feature that automatically blurs nudity in direct messages. The social media platform said in A Blog post Thursday it is testing the features as part of its campaign to combat sex scams and other … Read more

The United States, Japan, Australia and the Philippines will conduct exercises in the South China Sea – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States, Japan, Australia and the Philippines will hold their first joint naval exercises, including anti-submarine warfare training, in a show of force Sunday in the South China Sea as Beijing acts aggressively to assert its sovereignty. Territorial claims have caused concern. They said in a joint statement issued … Read more

Mexico cuts diplomatic relations with Ecuador after embassy raid – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Mexico's president moved quickly to sever diplomatic ties with Ecuador after police stormed the Mexican embassy to arrest Ecuador's former vice president who sought political asylum there after being indicted on corruption charges. Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador made the announcement on Friday evening after Ecuadorian police forced their way into … Read more

Israel expels two officers over raids in Gaza that killed aid workers at World Central Kitchen – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said Friday it fired two officers and reprimanded three others for their role in drone strikes in Gaza that killed seven people. Aid workers on a food delivery missionSaying they mishandled critical information and violated the Army's rules of engagement. The findings of a retired general's investigation into … Read more