Archive for September 5th, 2015

Ten Saudi soldiers killed in Houthi strike on Yemen weapons store

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – Ten Saudi soldiers were killed in Yemen when Houthi fighters attacked a weapons store on Friday, Saudi state-run Al Ekhbariya TV reported on Saturday on its Twitter account, quoting Brigadier-General Ahmed al-Asiri, the spokesman of the coalition. This raises death toll among the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthis to 60. [...]

Clinton ‘regret’ over private email

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Hillary Clinton says she wishes she had made a “different choice” and not used a private email account while serving as US secretary of state. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Anger as Guatemala votes amid graft scandals

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — The wave of political turmoil that toppled Guatemala's president has overshadowed Sunday's vote to elect a new leader — an election many fear could put a lid on the anti-corruption drive. Read more Yahoo News – Top Stories

Gay couples wed in Kentucky county

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Authorities in a county of the US state of Kentucky issue marriage licences to gay couples after a county clerk was jailed for refusing to do so. Read more BBC News – US & Canada