Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo on Monday unveiled a grand plan to clean up the French capital, putting teeth into the campaign by stepping up enforcement operations
US President Donald Trump will on Tuesday roll back a slew of environmental protections enacted by Barack Obama, in a bid to untether the fossil fuel industry
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):
U.S. stock indexes finished a bumpy day mostly lower as losses for phone companies and banks outweighed gains in health c
At least six security personnel were killed Monday in a suicide car-bomb attack in Yemen’s southern Lahj governorate
US president Donald Trump's administration is asking a federal appeals court to let his travel ban come into effect while it considers the case.
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area man who works at his father’s pizzeria repeatedly apologized Monday for making provocative threats in support of the Islamic State group and insisted he meant no h
British police said on Monday they had found no evidence that Khalid Masood, who killed four people in an attack on Britain's parliament last week, had any association with ISIS or Al Qaeda, but he wa
Nicola Sturgeon has said the British Prime Minister has no rational argument against a second independence referendum following discussions between the two leaders over the Brexit timetable.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A lawsuit brought by victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre against the gunman’s employer and wife is being withdrawn from federal court and filed in state court in Sout
LONDON (Reuters) - Qatar Airways' chief executive said on Monday he did not believe the ban on carrying most electronics in the cabins of passenger flights to the United States from eight Muslim major
A unique flight gave passengers a bird's eye view of the Aurora Australis (or Southern Lights) over the Antarctic Circle.
A Canadian coin, nicknamed the "big maple leaf", has been stolen from behind bulletproof glass in Germany.
EGA is planning to sell shares at a time when commodity prices have rebounded
NAIROBI — Kenya's military says it has killed 31 al-Shabab extremists in a raid in Baadhade district in southern Somalia, but the Islamic militant group deni
VANCOUVER - A legal battle between the City of Burnaby and the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has ended with the British Columbia Court of Appeal ruling the National Energy Board can override munic
DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — Arab leaders “realize the urgency” of tackling long-running regional crises, from war to high unemployment, Jordan’s foreign minister said Monday after chair
Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity is calling on CBS News to release the full tape of his interview with Ted Koppel for "Sunday Morning," in which the veteran "Nightline" anchor answered "yes" when Hann
At least five people are feared to have been killed when a small aircraft crashed Monday in Zimbabwe near the border with Mozambique, Mozambican officials said
VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a Georgia police officer after luring him with a 911 call has pleaded guilty to a charge of attempted murder. The Valdosta Daily Times reports (http://b
Jeremy Bowen reports on the Iraqis caught in the battle to reclaim from western Mosul from so-called IS.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon, facing allegations that a coalition air strike may have killed scores of civilians in Iraq's city of Mosul, on Monday said it was not loosening its rules of engage
BERLIN (Reuters) - Turks living in Germany began casting their ballots on Monday in a referendum that proposes changing Turkey's constitution to increase President Tayyip Erdogan's powers.
The European Commission had called for all detained protesters to be "immediately released".
The Bangladesh army said Monday that it has killed all four militants believed to have seized a building in an eastern city four days ago with a larg
FAIRVIEW, N.J. (AP) — A New York City woman has recovered her wedding and engagement rings from a New Jersey dump with some help from sanitation workers. Shannon Lombardo says she accidentally threw
LONDON (AP) — The family of an American slain in last week’s terror attack in London expressed gratitude for the kindness of strangers on Monday, offering hope and resolve that some good would
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) — A New York City police detective has been arrested on charges that he exposed himself outside the Long Island homes of four teenagers. Newsday (http://nwsdy.li/2nYMlNI )
PATERSON, N.J. - The Latest on a shooting in New Jersey involving hip-hop star Fetty Wap (all times local):
A man arrested after a shooting involving hip-hop star Fetty Wap in his New Jers
The British government on Monday gave Northern Ireland's squabbling parties extra time to reach a deal to end their stalemate and form a power-sharing executive, after a deadline to do so expired, AFP
A GPS-enabled “panic button” that Colombia’s government has issued to about 400 people working in risky environments could be exposing them to more peril. The pocket-sized devices a
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The eight Arkansas inmates scheduled for lethal injection next month are asking a federal judge to block the state’s unprecedented plan to conduct four nights of double
Wargames conducted in Greece see participation of both Israeli and Emirati pilots and aircraft, Israeli media reports
When Andong Song started playing hockey in China at age 6, he wore figure skates on his feet and had to use the straight parts of short-track speedskating rinks for practice. His father brought back
TORONTO - Ontario Provincial Police are asking the public for help in finding a federal offender wanted for breaching his parole.
Police issued a Canada-wide warrant Monday for Ryan Hamelin, who they