The UN refugee agency estimated at the end of last month that at least 3,740 migrants and refugees have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea.
Santiago de Cuba says goodbye to Fidel Castro.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Sunday he was confident a refugee resettlement deal with the United States would go ahead, despite White House comments which seem
The death toll from a coal mine blast in China's Mongolia region has risen to 32.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has led a protest rally against what he called a “genocide” of Muslim Rohingya minority in Myanmar. Najib says Sunday
SEOUL (Reuters) - As protesters march through Gwanghwamun Square in downtown Seoul, the center stage of huge weekly demonstrations calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, nearby
Over 30 people have died as a result of a coal mine blast in northern China
In a major announcement on Saturday, Cuban President Raul Castro has said that the name and figure of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro will not be used for public places, streets or plazas nor
Austria's presidential election re-run between a liberal and a far-right leader is 'too close to call'.
Raúl Castro delivered a final eulogy to his brother Fidel on Saturday night before thousands in the city's Plaza of the Revolution Antonio Maceo.
Italians vote on constitutional reforms but more is at stake, including the prime minister's future.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Thousands of Indonesians are rallying in the center of the capital Jakarta, calling for tolerance and unity after massive protests by conservative Muslims against the city
The Green Party led by Jill Stein drops a court case seeking a state-wide recount in Pennsylvania.
DANDONG, China (Reuters) - Tiny memory cards and fluffy teddy bears are among the most popular items for North Koreans shopping in Dandong, China's gateway city to its impoverished and isolated neighb
LOS ANGELES - A graduate student arrested on suspicion of stabbing to death the professor who oversaw his work at the University of Southern California was quiet and didn't seem to have many friends b
An Australian man is charged with murder over the death of a French tourist in the outback.
At least six people were killed and over a dozen injured when a car bomb exploded in central Baghdad
SANTIAGO, Cuba (Reuters) - President Raul Castro led tens of thousands of Cubans on Saturday in a pledge to defend the socialist legacy of his brother Fidel Castro, who died last week aged 90 and will
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — The American military, along with its international partners, will need to remain in Iraq even after the expected defeat of the Islamic State group, Defense Secretary Ash C
HEAD OF THE HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump, still mulling key Cabinet positions, attended a lavish costume party Saturday night hosted by some of his most influential donors at thei
NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is attending a lavish costume party Saturday night hosted by some of his biggest donors at their Long Island mansion. Trump did not sport a costume as he
OAKLAND, Calif. - The warehouse gutted by a blaze that killed at least nine people was home to musicians, painters, woodworkers, dancers and other artists who came together to make art and hold dance
BEIJING — Thirty-two miners were confirmed dead Sunday in the second coal mine explosion in a week in China, state-run media reported.
ROME (Reuters) - Italians vote on Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reform which will decide the political future of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who has promised to resign if he loses.
Uzbekistan's likely next president has asked his compatriots to send in their everyday groans and gripes.
MOSCOW (AP) — Voters in Uzbekistan are casting ballots Sunday in the tightly controlled, ex-Soviet nation’s first presidential election since the death of Islam Karimov, the authoritarian leade
Thousands of Cubans gather in Santiago to pay their final respects to former leader Fidel Castro.
The boss of Barclaycard says the plastic credit card is being replaced with new technology, so soon we will need nothing to make a payment.
TORONTO - The director of the Ontario Medical Association is remembering a doctor whose body was found by the side of a road in Vaughan, Ont., on Thursday afternoon.
Police say the woman was reported
TORONTO - Kill and make no further use of Vaughan-Body (moved at 16:16 ET) as there reportedly is a ban on identification of the deceased, and she is have been seeking more specific information on the
An unleashed immune system can attack healthy, vital organs, notably the bowel, the liver and the lungs, but also the kidneys, the adrenal and pituitary glands, the pancreas and, in rare cases, the h
PELLA, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Wal-Mart where three people died after a pickup truck crashed into the store plans to reopen on Sunday. Wal-Mart company spokesman Charles Crowson told The Des Moines Regi
Kathy Murray coaches women to stop nagging their husbands and start treating them with more respect.
SANTIAGO, Cuba (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Cubans packed into a public square in Santiago de Cuba on Saturday, joining dignitaries to bid farewell to revolutionary leader Fidel Castro in the city