German authorities Tuesday evacuated a high-rise apartment building in the western city of Wuppertal, over fire safety fears in the wake of London's Grenfell Tower tragedy.
Brazil's President Michel Temer rejected a bribery charge against him Tuesday, saying there was no proof.
A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in minor injuries as hundreds of people were evacuated from trains along the subway line
The dress that Marilyn Monroe was famously stitched into before she sang Happy Birthday to John F. Kennedy in 1962 is making what's believed to be its Canadian debut in ......
To mark the 10th anniversary of the launch of iPhone, Axway, a catalyst for transformation, published the results of The Role of Smartphones in Our Lives Today survey.
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Michel Temer on Tuesday made a passionate defense against a corruption charge leveled at him by the public prosecutor, calling it a "fiction" that was an attac
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Leonard Larkins and nearly 4,000 other segregated black soldiers helped build a highway across Alaska and Canada during the Second World War, a contribution largely ignored for ...
Nearly three dozen of people were injured on Tuesday amid New York City subway train derailmant
BERLIN (AP) — U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is saying that the United States and the European Union should have a free trade agreement. President Donald Trump has withdrawn the U.S. from an agr
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Online retailer Amazon plans to further extend its U.S. hiring binge into Michigan by spending up to $140 million and adding 1,600 full-time jobs at a new facility outside Detro
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the speed and force of a Jedi Starfighter, Los Angeles officials have cleared the way for “Star Wars” creator George Lucas to build a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrat
YANGON (Reuters) - Three Myanmar reporters detained at an undisclosed location by the army will be charged under a colonial-era statute against "unlawful association" and face up to three years in jai
Passengers were led out of a subway tunnel to safety.
The president has hailed it as "the day weapons became words", after half a century of conflict.
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has tapped a long-time Canadian diplomat to step into a revamped role of Canada's ambassador for climate change.
Canada hasn't had such an ambassador since ...
The largest warship ever built in the UK eased into the Firth of Forth as it set out on two years of sea trials HMS Queen Elizabeth, the Royal Navy's new aircraft carrier, lef
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Does Florida’s governor have the power to take away a prosecutor’s case if he disagrees with a decision not to seek the death penalty? The state’s highest court
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is taking steps to roll back an Obama administration policy that protected more than half the nation’s streams from pollution. The Environmental Prote
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge is refusing to order the closure of a beach where three people died when the sand gave way beneath them as they walked near the water’s edge. In a
US President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed during a telephone call on Tuesday on the need for a "joint response" in the event of another chemical attack in
CHICAGO - Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer.
A major cyberattack across Europe has banks and power grids disrupted. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.
SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Que. - A former customs agent has been given an 11-year prison term for turning a blind eye to the importation of 182 kilograms of cocaine into Canada.
A Quebec ...
VANCOUVER - A leading civil liberties group says a judge has denied a request to delay a lawsuit that challenges the use of indefinite solitary confinement in federal prisons.
The Attorney ...
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Mossad is launching an investment fund for start-ups developing “groundbreaking” technologies that could be used by the spy agency. The fund, named Liberta
NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 5 1/2 years in prison by a New York judge who says he used a “pyramid of lies” to boost a business that helped criminals process illega
NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller has stressed the value of the OSCE as a forum for international dialogue. “The OSCE is a pillar of the international rules-based order, and essent
CHICAGO (AP) — 3 Chicago officers indicted on conspiracy charges in alleged cover-up of black teen Laquan McDonald’s fatal shooting.
SLATINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania auto salvage yard has been destroyed in a dramatic blaze punctuated by a series of explosions. The fire was reported Monday afternoon at Hanna’s Auto and T
Google's self-professed mission is to organise the world's information
Almost 150 strategically important and security sensitive enterprises in Ukraine, including nuclear power plants, have not been affected by recent cyber attacks caused by ransomware dubbed Petya.A, ac
Rosneft's servers were hit on Tuesday, computer systems at some banks, Ukraine's main airport
VANCOUVER - Drug users at supervised consumption sites is Surrey, B.C., will be allowed to use substances orally and nasally, not just by injection, in the first such exemption approved ...
MIAMI (AP) — A top Colombian anti-corruption official and a lawyer are facing U.S. money-laundering-conspiracy charges in an alleged bribery scheme. Acting Miami U.S. Attorney Benjamin Greenberg said