Breaking News | SunStar

Breaking News


Military pushes to defeat last Marawi fighters

MARAWI CITY -- Gunfire rang out sporadically and explosions thudded as soldiers fought Tuesday, October 17, to gain control of the last pocket of Marawi controlled by extremists as President Rodrigo Duterte declared the southern city liberated fro

Read More

Duterte declares liberation of Marawi

MANILA (Updated) -- President Rodrigo Duterte traveled to the war-torn Marawi City on Tuesday, October 17, to declare it liberated from Islamic State (IS) fighters, nearly five months after the Maute terror group laid siege to the southern

Read More

Netflix sinking deeper into debt to fuel subscriber growth

SAN FRANCISCO -- Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world's biggest video subscription service.

Read More

Greenpeace faults many tech giants for environment impact

SEOUL, South Korea -- Greenpeace said technology titans like Samsung Electronics, Amazon and Huawei low marks for their environmental impact.

Read More

Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold

WASHINGTON -- It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created.

Read More

Court jails 2 Catalan independence leaders in sedition probe

BARCELONA, Spain -- Spain's confrontation with its independence-seeking region of Catalonia intensified Monday when a judge ordered the leaders of two pro-independence groups jailed while they are investigated on possible sedition charges for orga

Read More

Venezuela opposition looks for answers after election loss

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Voting sites were shifted to distant neighborhoods with rampant crime. Ballots featured the faces of opposition candidates, who lost in primaries.

Read More

North Korea: A nuclear war may break out any moment

UNITED NATIONS -- North Korea's deputy UN ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment."

Read More