International News

(Video) – Australian Grandma celebrating her birthday tackles purse snatcher in bar parking lot

(The AEGIS Alliance) - An Australian grandma celebrating her birthday at a local pub chased down, tackled, then wrestled a purse snatching thief in a video ABC News obtained. The unidentified tough ol' lady, identified...

U.S. government finds that Saudi crown prince ordered journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s killing

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Saudi Arabia’s crown prince seemingly authorized the killing of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a newly declassified U.S. intelligence report revealed on Friday. The discovery may...

Nigerian Authorities Searching For 317 Schoolgirls Kidnapped By Armed Bandits

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Nigerian authorities are looking for hundreds of schoolgirls who have been kidnapped by unidentified armed bandits in an early Friday morning raid, authorities in the northwestern state of Zamfara said. Police...

Europe’s biggest-ever cocaine bust worth billions in street value

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Billions of dollars in street value worth of drugs was seized in Europe’s biggest-ever cocaine bust. More than 50,700 pounds of cocaine have been seized by German and Belgian authorities during...

Queen Elizabeth’s cousin jailed for 10 months for sexual assault at Scottish castle

(The AEGIS Alliance) - On Tuesday, Queen Elizabeth II's cousin was put behind bars for 10 months for the crime of sexually assaulting a woman at his family’s ancestral Scotland castle. 34-year-old Simon Bowes-Lyon began...

El Chapo’s wife, Emma Coronel Aispuro, arrested on international drug trafficking charges

(The AEGIS Alliance) - The wife of convicted drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera was arrested on Monday at a Virginia airport for her alleged role in the trafficking of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamines...

Facebook Accidentally Blocks Its Own Page and much more in Australia Following News Ban

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Facebook blocked dozens of charity groups, nonprofit organizations, and even random large box retailers in Australia late Wednesday, or early Thursday local time, a move that seems to be collateral...

Facebook blocks Australian access to news on its platform / publishing site

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Facebook announced on Thursday that it has blocked Australians from viewing and sharing news on its platform due to proposed laws in the nation to make digital giants pay for...