How two student friends set up and grew popular bikini and swimsuit business Agua Bendita.
Turkey says an operation against Afrin is imminent.
Trump may have stoked fears with his erratic and volatile tweets, but he has not torpedoed alliances.
Aanchal Thakur talks about the significance of winning India's first winter sports medal.
Dr Ronny Jackson fields questions about Mr Trump's health, which he says may be due to "good genes".
A California police chief says three of the 13 siblings were found shackled after one girl escaped.
A private meeting with victims is held, amid a papal visit overshadowed by Church sex scandals.
Jessica Falkholt was injured in a Christmas crash which killed her parents, sister and another driver.
Pope Francis met on Tuesday with survivors of priests who sexually abused them, wept with them and apologized for the “irreparable damage” they suffered, his spokesman said.
Nigeria’s army released 244 Boko Haram suspects who have denounced their membership in the deadly extremist group, Nigerian army officials said Tuesday.
Peter Madsen was charged with killing and dismembering Swedish journalist Kim Wall.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation extending a government program established to gather information from foreigners overseas has cleared a key Senate hurdle. The Senate voted 60-38 to limit debate on th
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Gov. Gina Raimondo cited Rhode Island’s improving economy and employment picture as she made the case for continued investments in job training, economic development i
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s special election on a new tax on insurance companies and some hospitals will be live-streamed on Facebook. Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson said Tuesday
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — PBS, which dealt with sexual misconduct allegations in its own backyard, will air a series examining the pressing social issue. The five-part series, “#MeToo, Now What
BANGKOK (AP) — Activist Nyo Tun spent 10 years as a political prisoner locked away by Myanmar’s military in the notorious Insein prison, where he endured beatings and other cruelty for his ef
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Southern California home where authorities say two parents tortured their 13 children had doubled as a private school for the siblings but faced no government oversight and w
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A fresh effort is underway to split California into multiple states, one including its coastal cities and the other its rural and inland areas. “New California”
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado woman who collapsed and died after being evacuated from her burning condo has been identified. The Daily Camera reports that the Boulder County Coroner’s Of
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy has been charged with running a drug-trafficking ring. Federal prosecutors say FBI agent arrested Deputy Kevin Collins on Tuesday in a
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A bill that would prohibit gun ownership by some mental health patients and criminals has been introduced in Delaware. A statement issued by Gov. John Carney says he joined state
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The two Koreas are meeting for the third time in 10 days to discuss North Korean participation in next month’s Winter Olympics in South Korea. Officials from both si
The Vancouver summit co-hosted by Canada for the United States’ Korean War allies is seeking diplomatic ways to avert the urgent threat of conflict with a nuclear-armed North Korea.
The U.S. will withhold at least $65 million from the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees, U.S. officials said, making good on a threat by President Donald Trump.
President Donald Trump hosted Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev at the White House on Tuesday, the first visit by a leader of Kazakhstan since 2006.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A defence attorney admitted Tuesday that his client killed two Northern California sheriff's deputies in a daylong rampage, fighting to spare him from the death penalty despite ..
MOSCOW - Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas Tuesday.
BEIJING (Reuters) - An Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea has left two oil slicks covering a combined 109 square kms (42 square miles), the Chinese government said late on Tuesday, as
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo will swear in new members of cabinet on Wednesday, the presidential palace said, in what will be the third reshuffle of his five-year term.
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Pope Francis publicly expressed "pain and shame" on Tuesday over the rape and molestation of children by priests in Chile and later listened, prayed and cried at a private meeting
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The commanding officers of two U.S. Navy destroyers involved in deadly collisions last year in the Pacific Ocean face courts-martial and military criminal charges including negl
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party urged lawmakers to back the government's Brexit legislation at a vote in parliament later on Wednesday, warning opponents that trying
WASHINGTON - When the White House released the results of a test on Donald Trump's mental aptitude Tuesday, showing he aced it without signs of cognitive decline, there was one ...
VANCOUVER - Michelle Obama will be doubling up on her speaking engagements in Vancouver next month after tickets to her first keynote address were quickly snapped up.
The Greater Vancouver Board ....
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has proven himself an unconventional leader time and time again in his first year in office. Here are some of the more memorable moments from the AP reporte
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A new analysis from the Legislature’s nonpartisan Fiscal Bureau says the cost to taxpayers for a Foxconn Technology Group manufacturing complex in southeast Wisconsin cou
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed a bill that restored $54 million to a program that helps more than 100,000 seniors and people with disabilities pay for Medicare-
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a man is hospitalized in critical condition after the small plane he was flying crashed in New Mexico. Santa Fe Sheriff’s officials say the pilot called
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate’s version of a bill to combat the state’s opioid epidemic has passed its first committee. The bill (SB 8) passed the Health Quality Committee
NEW YORK (AP) — After finishing second behind “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” for two weeks, “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” notched its second straight weekend atop the North A
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California state psychiatric hospital housing mostly sexually violent predators has been locked down and visits canceled after a weekend protest over a crackdown on devi
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — With less than five months until the South Carolina primary, two major candidates battling for the Republican gubernatorial nomination are shaking up their campaigns. RJ May c
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Republican governor is proposing spending cuts of more than 6 percent across most of state government. Gov. Matt Bevin’s office announced the cuts in a
BOSTON (AP) — A man convicted of assaulting a 67-year-old man in a Boston park in 2016 has been charged with an earlier assault at the same location that claimed the life of an 83-year-old East Bos
THE DALLES, Ore. (AP) — A remote camera picked up two gray wolves in Oregon’s northern Cascade Mountains, marking the first time multiple wolves have been documented in the area since the spe
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington man has been found guilty of the rape of a woman attacked on a Metro train in 2016. The Washington Post reports 41-year-old John Hicks was found guilty by a jury of f
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Chavushoglu met with the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Vancouver, Canada.
Male fiddler crabs flag up their fitness with energetic courtship displays.
The device is expected to cost no more than £1 and weighs less than 1g.
A county in Georgia has released dramatic footage of a child being dropped into the arms of firefighter Capt. Scott Stroup during an apartment fire.
Cory Booker says he is "seething with anger" over the president's reported remarks on immigration.
The Hong Kong resident is accused of retaining classified records after leaving the US spy agency.
Vatican spokesman says Pope Francis meets with victims of sex abuse by priests in Chile.
The latest on the pope’s visit to Chile (all times local):
Barbudans struggling to recover from Irma are wary of efforts to pull them into the modern world.
Venezuelan authorities on Tuesday announced the death of a rebel group leader, a pilot known as “Rambo” and the subject of an intense manhunt since June when he hijacked a government helicopte
He is ok and was captured uninjured. (NSW Police Force)
Some women in France are deriding what they describe as a new strand of American feminism.
The pope’s three-day visit has exposed widespread discontent with the Catholic Church.
After three years of unprecedented drought, the South African city of Cape Town has less than 90 days worth of water in its reservoirs