Maoist rebels killed at least 25 Indian paramilitary soldiers and injured six others in their stronghold in central India on Monday in one of the wor
A discussion in Chicago regarding civic engagement and community organizing
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Family and friends of Aaron Hernandez arrived Monday to say their farewells to the former NFL player during a private funeral in his hometown. Hernandez’s mother and broth
American Michael Sharp, Swedish national Zaida Catalan and their interpreter, Betu Tshintela, went missing March 12 in central Congo; their bodies were found two weeks later. Three others working wit
ATHENS, Greece — Diplomats representing ancient civilizations have met in the Greek capital for the first time as part of a new 10-member international club. The Ancient Civilizations Forum held its
LENOX, Mass. (AP) — Sting will be making his debut at the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. The 16-time Grammy winning musician, actor and human rights activist has been added to Tanglewo
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says former Fox News Channel anchor Heather Nauert will be the agency’s new spokeswoman. The department says Nauert will fill the slot that had been vacan
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems closely divided about whether an Alabama death row inmate should get a new sentencing hearing because he did not have a mental health expert on his side when
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — The father of a college student from Ohio who died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a suburban Chicago track meet remembered his son as a strong Christian. ̶
A lightning-sparked wildfire that has scorched 76 square miles near the Georgia-Florida state line may keep burning for the next six months.
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) — A judge on Monday denied a request for an emergency competency hearing after a survivalist who ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers refused to communicate with his law
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The father of former Florida State football star Travis Rudolph was killed when authorities say a gun accidentally went off at a Florida strip club. The Palm Beach County Sher
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A lawyer for a Sacramento man hurled to the ground and punched repeatedly in the face by a police officer has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and count
DALLAS (AP) — Dallas police say officers are responding to a possible active shooter situation at an office building in the north of the city. Police have provided no other details, including whether
LONDON (AP) — Shares in Jimmy Choo have leapt 11 percent after its board put the luxury shoe brand up for sale. The gains bring the market value of the firm that began in east London to over 700 mill
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A former winner of California’s Mrs. Orange County beauty pageant has pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography and lewd acts with a child. County court record
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A plan to spend nearly a half-million dollars remodeling the interior of the newest state office building in Des Moines is moving ahead despite budget cuts that are slicing an
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The snap general election called by British Prime Minister Theresa May will reduce the already limited time available to negotiate a Brexit deal, an influential EU lawmaker said o
PARIS (Reuters) - France's outgoing president, Francois Hollande, on Monday urged people to back centrist Emmanuel Macron in a vote to choose his successor next month and reject far-right leader Marin
Every guest worker who retired and went back to Turkey are ambassadors for Germany, according to Offenbach business leader
Police record more than 23,500 far-right offences last year; nearly 1,700 of them are violent attacks
Diplomats representing ancient civilizations have met in the Greek capital for the first time as part of a new 10-member international club.
Brexit spearhead Nigel Farage on Monday said France's far-right anti-immigration firebrand Marine Le Pen could score a shock upset in her country's upcoming presidential election run-off against Europ
French conservative Francois Fillon, who failed to make it into the second round of an election for president on Sunday, said on Monday he would step back from any front-line role ahead of parliamenta
British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives are on track to win the majority of parliamentary seats in Wales for the first time in more than 100 years, according to a YouGov poll published on M
Facebook takes its responsibilities over fake news "very seriously" and is "focused" on removing the financial incentives for peddling false information, top executive Sheryl Sandberg said.
HALIFAX - The jury in the first-degree murder trial of William Sandeson is being shown a video of the medical student's first interview with Halifax police, days after Taylor Samson's disappearance.
Calgary police say the death of a three-month-old baby in 2015 has been ruled a homicide.
Police say Cyrus Nel was found in need of medical attention in August 2015 at his family home.
HALIFAX - The morning ritual for Halifax students may soon be expanded beyond the national anthem, to include a daily reminder that their school sits on traditional Mi'kmaq territory.
A member of the
Thousands of people from around the world, many of them young Israelis, paid homage Monday to the millions who perished in the Holocaust at Auschwitz
KABUL (Reuters) - The head of U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan said on Monday he was "not refuting" reports that Russia was providing support, including weapons, to the Taliban.
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan's defense minister and army chief of staff resigned on Monday after the deadliest Taliban attack on a military base, and U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he was "un
Emmanuel Macron could become the youngest ever president of France at just 39. Who else has achieved at such a young age?
Marine Le Pen's supporters in Marseille watch the results come in with great anticipation.
At the scene of Friday's attack in Mazar-e Sharif, in which scores of Afghan soldiers were killed.
The four-year-old escaped with a broken jaw after the incident in Arkansas.
Sit down and tell us where you stand on the election.
BBC gets rare access to north western Syria where so-called IS have been defeated.
A stampede in a tunnel at a German music festival in 2010 led to 21 deaths.
Rapists could avoid jail if they married their victim, and stayed together for at least three years.
Lawyers for Jack Jones and Marcel Williams are seeking stays on grounds of poor health.
President Xi speaks to Donald Trump, a day after Pyongyang threatened to sink a US aircraft carrier.
President says Emmanuel Macron will "defend the values which will bring French people together".
A three-year-old Nebraska boy has died after a car power window closed on his neck.
Marine Le Pen calls Emmanuel Macron "a hysterical, radical 'Europeanist'."
New Orleans took down the first of four controversial Confederate monuments under cover of darkness early Monday morning, the latest removal of a widely perceived racist symbol of white supremacy in t
Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right rival Marine Le Pen will hold a TV debate on May 3, four days before the run-off vote in France's presidential election, aides to Macron said on Monday
Protesters rallied Monday vowing to block Venezuela's main roads to raise pressure on President Nicolas Maduro after three weeks of deadly unrest that have left 21 people dead.
A report says Angola has set its presidential election for Aug. 23.
The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against American-backed forces in Afghanistan, top U.S. military officials said Monday.
Now, young Indians who have aspired to study, live and work in United States are looking elsewhere
Five eggs were found out of which three were destroyed
China will hike its annual per capita spending on R&D by a whopping 35 per cent to 500,000 yuan by 2020, the government announced today as the world's second largest economy sought to tap its rich poo
The Islamic Solidarity Games are considered to be among the biggest sports events within the OIC Member States, which manifests not only Islamic solidarity in action, but also shows the true image of
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new book by Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sihk) looks at what Kasich calls the positivity of his presidential campaign compared with the election cycle’s negativity.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee local official has been arrested after police said he choked his girlfriend at a fast food restaurant. Memphis police said Monday that Shelby County Commissioner Jus
NEW YORK (AP) — Does the summer movie season still exist? It was once an air-conditioned oasis that drew lines around the block of audiences eager for the roller-coaster ride of “Indiana Jones,
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a blaze in a six-story building under construction near the University of Maryland. Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department spokesman Mark
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Family and friends of Aaron Hernandez will say their farewells to the former NFL player during a private funeral in his hometown. Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Mon