Gunman takes hostages at Lebanese bank, calls for frozen financial savings

An armed man demanding deposits frozen by his bank took an unspecified series of hostages on Thursday at the Federal Monetary institution...

China’s defense force threat has no longer reduced, Taiwan’s president says

The threat of force from China has no longer reduced but Taiwan is no longer going to escalate conflict or provoke disputes,...

‘Monster’ wildfire rips through France as heatwaves scorch Europe

A “monster” wildfire raged for a third day strategy France’s wine-rising heartland of Bordeaux on Thursday, with no let-up in blistering temperatures...