Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to use his US presidency to promote global peace after meeting Pope Francis, before heading into a high-stakes summit of the world's biggest military alliance
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil’s president ordered federal troops to restore order in the country’s capital Wednesday after some ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and
HONOLULU (AP) — A woman on a flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu says passengers complained to American Airlines employees before takeoff that they were afraid of the passenger whose disruptive behav
NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hannity says a media watchdog is guilty of “liberal fascism” for targeting advertisers on his Fox News Channel show. One company announced Wednesday that it would no
The father and the younger brother of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue in Manchester have been arrested in Tripoli, a spokesman for a local counter-terrorism force said on We
EDMONTON - Alberta's NDP government on Wednesday tabled the first major overhaul of the province's workplace rules in almost 30 years. Here are some of the proposed changes in the ......
TORONTO - A painting by the late Quebec artist Jean Paul Riopelle has sold for more than $7.4 million, good for second on the list of Canada's most expensive works ...
EDMONTON - The first major overhaul of the province's workplace rules in almost 30 years proposes that Albertans be allowed to take unpaid leave to look after themselves and loved ...
Thousands of people with flags, bullhorns and bongos crowded the center of Belgium’s capital Wednesday to protest President Trump's arrival for meetings with officials including Belgian Prime Mini
OTTAWA - In a brightly lit room off a busy highway in Toronto, about a dozen Conservative party workers are now seated around a square conference table, slicing open the ...
BURNABY, B.C. - The federal government is taking the first step in protecting an area that contains rare, chimney-like hydrothermal vents off British Columbia's coast.
The Ministry of Fisheries and O
Apple earned 92% of the profits in smartphone category and racked up a cash hoard of $257 billion
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia hospital says its staff has successfully delivered sextuplets and the three boys and three girls are thriving. VCU Medical Center in Richmond announced the births in a
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Though a judge deemed her mentally unfit to stand trial fourteen months ago, Jennifer Lampkin is still sitting in an Austin jail cell because there are no free spots for her at th
Hundreds of migrants have been sleeping in the streets in "disastrous" conditions in northern France with no access to tents, showers or water since a fire ravaged the country's last major refugee cam
Highlights from the news file for Wednesday, May 24
TRUDEAU HEADS TO EUROPE FOR NATO, G7 SUMMITS: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is on his way to Brussels for the NATO leaders' ...
MANCHESTER, England - On the Manchester street they call the "Curry Mile," there are no longer just Indian or Pakistani restaurants. Instead, in a sign of the ever-changing face of ......
HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. prosecutors say a Chinese company paid Houston-based employees of an engineering company to steal formulas on a type of foam used in offshore drilling. Seven people were charged in
Uber used fares cut based on pretax sum, rather after taxes and fees as stated in terms of service
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Christopher Epps once called himself the “tallest hog at the trough,” but he was cut down to size Wednesday when a judge sentenced Mississippi’s former correct
NEW YORK - An afterschool fight between two high schoolers on a street near Manhattan's Theater District escalated to a stabbing Wednesday that left four boys wounded.
The suspect, a 16-year-old ...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Democratic Party on Wednesday renamed its annual fundraising dinner in honor of its favorite political son, former President Bill Clinton, nearly a year after dro
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — The USGA insists its focus is going to be on golf and not politics when it conducts the U.S. Women’s Open at a golf course owned by President Donald Trump in less than t
OTTAWA - Two senior UN officials are thanking Canada for its commitment to peacekeeping, even though the Liberal government has yet to pick a mission.
Jean-Pierre Lacroix and Atul Khare made ...
WASHINGTON — Trump’s budget director insists the administration’s spending plans won’t cut Medicaid money, but by any conventional measure of federal financing the health care progr
BRUSSELS - In his first big tour on the world stage, President Donald Trump is choosing caution over his usual brand of chaos.
The early morning Twitter rants that so often ......
The U.S. Homeland Security Department said on Wednesday that no specific timeline had been set for a decision on whether to expand a ban on larger electronics as carry-on luggage for air travel
CINCINNATI (AP) — Attorneys for a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist Wednesday asked an Ohio judge to dismiss the charges on the eve of his murder retrial, claiming the co
BAB AL-HAWA, Turkey-Syria Border (AP) — President Donald Trump’s U.N. envoy set foot Wednesday in the no-man’s-land between Syria and Turkey, witnessing the precarious transfer of aid sup
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia police officer who fatally shot an 18-year-old man has been sentenced to three months in jail. News media outlets report that a judge imposed the sentence fo
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. spokesman says President Donald Trump’s huge proposed cuts in U.S. funding for the United Nations would make it “simply impossible” for the world organ
The Islamic State, one of the world’s deadliest terrorist group, was quick to claim responsibility for Monday night’s bombing in Manchester that killed 22 people.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has pardoned a minor driving offense committed years ago by an immigrant mother of two, saying he hopes this will help prevent her deportation by Pre
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland defense attorney and his interpreter are charged with trying to intimidate a rape victim by raising the possibility of deportation if she testified against their clien