Roads melt as heatwave escalates across parts of Australia | The Bureau of Meteorology warned Friday will mark the peak of the week-long heatwave — currently in its fifth day — for some of NSW’s most heavily populated areas

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/jsquizzle88 [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Roads melt as heatwave escalates across parts of Australia | The Bureau of Meteorology warned Friday will mark the peak of the week-long heatwave — currently in its fifth day — for some

Thousands of protesters, backed by a procession of farm tractors, marched in Berlin Saturday for environmental protection and against the industrial agriculture lobby. Police put the number of demonstrators at over 12,000, while organizers said 35,000 turned out

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/DoremusJessup [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Thousands of protesters, backed by a procession of farm tractors, marched in Berlin Saturday for environmental protection and against the industrial agriculture lobby. Police put the number of demonstrators at over 12,000, while

Trump says 'a lot of progress' with North Korea but economic sanctions to stay in place – CNBC

From Google World News:   President Donald Trump said on Saturday he had “an incredible” meeting with North Korea’s nuclear envoy Kim Yong Chol and the two sides had made “a lot of progress” on denuclearization. The White House announced after Friday talks that Trump would hold a second summit

'Not afraid of the government': One month of protests in Sudan

From Al Jazeera:   Sudanese demonstrators chant slogans as they participate in anti-government protests in Khartoum [Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters] Khartoum, Sudan – Jihan Abdulrahman sat in her living room, surrounded by family, holding her middle daughter Samah. Both had tears in their eyes as Jihan recalled the last conversation she had

President Trump pays tribute to Americans killed in Syrian suicide bombing as their bodies arrive back in US – Fox News

From Google World News:   President Trump traveled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware this morning to receive the bodies of four Americans slain in a suicide bombing in Syria on Wednesday. U.S. Central Command said in a statement after the blast that two U.S. servicemembers, one Department of Defense

Rifts and absences overshadow 'failed' Arab summit in Beirut

From Al Jazeera:   Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit (L) at a meeting of Arab foreign ministers on Friday [Hussein Malla/AP] Beirut, Lebanon – Poor attendance of regional leaders and divisions over Syria overshadow the Arab Economic and Social Development Summit which begins on Sunday in Lebanon’s capital, Beirut.  After