British and U.S. bans on laptops and tablet computers in the cabin of flights is not sustainable in the longterm, the head of the association representing airlines said Tuesday.
U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday to scrap Obama-era climate change regulations that his administration says are hindering oil drillers and coal miners.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has promised to sign off on a delivery of fighter jets, battle tanks and armored vehicles to Serbia, the Balkan country's defense minister said Tuesday, in what could
A Russian man pleaded guilty in a U.S. federal court on Tuesday to charges he participated in a global computer fraud conspiracy that generated millions in illicit profit, U.S. authorities announced.
Police have arrested a former executive engineering manager of Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras for his alleged role in a mammoth corruption-kickback scheme.
Facebook has assured Pakistan that concerns about blasphemous content on the social media site will be addressed and a company delegation will visit this week to discuss the issue with the government,
The British government said on Tuesday it would not be entering into negotiations on the Scottish government's proposal to hold a new independence referendum in late 2018 or early 2019.
A German court has sentenced a 31-year-old Pakistani to four years and three months in prison for spying for Iran by seeking out possible Jewish and Israeli-related targets for attacks in Germany and
Hungary must ensure that its new policy of detaining migrants on its border does not break EU rules on protecting people in need of asylum, the European Commission said on Tuesday as the legislation c
CALGARY - A woman who left behind a purse with $1,300 in birthday cash on a light-rail transit train says she can barely believe someone was honest enough to return it.
Li Feng Yang had just received
PHOENIX - The Latest on the NFL meetings (all times local):
NFL owners approved having referees use a hand-held tablet for video replay reviews, eliminating "going under the hood," and also ce
VANCOUVER - There were tubes in Mark McMorris's nose and bruises around his left eye and cheek, but the Canadian snowboarding star was giving the thumbs-up and flashing a small smile in an Instagram p
The Scottish parliament voted on Tuesday to back First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's bid to hold a new independence referendum in late 2018 or 2019, once the terms of the UK's exit from the European Unio
HALIFAX - An education expert says it is "bizarre" how often Nova Scotia schools are closed because of weather — and the number of days lost this year amounts to a crisis.
Paul Bennett, director of S
BARRIE, ONTARIO, Canada - Ontario Provincial Police have ended a Canada-wide warrant for a federal offender wanted for breaching his parole.
Police say 36-year-old Ryan Hamelin was apprehended in Bar
Edinburgh parliament supports motion to call for second Scottish independence vote
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's military has embarked on a series of structural reforms after a sexual abuse scandal rocked its elite special operations training center in southern Germany, the top milit
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. authorities have arrested an executive of a Turkish state-owned bank accused of conspiring with prominent Turkish gold trader Reza Zarrab and others to violate U.S. sanctions
An Ottawa judge says a teenager who was punched in the face twice by a police officer after being pulled over for not signalling a lane change had his rights repeatedly violated.
Justice Julie Bourge
The U.S. Secret Service detained a male suspect carrying a package and making "suspicious comments" near the White House Tuesday, according to an official who said he was taken into custody and explos
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will press this week for NATO allies to demonstrate a "clear path" to increase defense spending, a State Department official said on Tuesda
ALBANY, N.Y. - The Latest on state budget negotiations in Albany (all times local):
New York politicians have nailed down budget agreements on key policy issues but are still grappling wit
Environmentalists warn Mr Trump's order will have serious consequences at home and abroad.
U.S. President Donald Trump has sigend an executive order rolling back the efforts by former president Barack Obama to combat climate change.
More to come.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee authorities say it is inaccurate to use the word “romance” to describe the relationship between a 15-year-old girl and a 50-year-old teacher who disappea
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The sentencing of two former aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case will close a chapter on a scandal that has negatively affect
JOHANNESBURG/PRETORIA (Reuters) - South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan abandoned an investor roadshow and flew home on Tuesday on the orders of President Jacob Zuma, triggering speculation ab
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter is returning to teach at Harvard after leaving the Pentagon. The Ivy League school said Tuesday that Carter is being hired as a professor o
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signs executive order rolling back Obama’s efforts to combat climate change.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A powerful Iowa regulator has maintained a busy and profitable private legal practice even though a law mandates she devote her “whole time” to state business, a re
Moscow and Tehran helped Assad's forces gain ground in recent months, including in the Syrian army's major offensive last year to retake rebel-held eastern Aleppo.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities discover fourth body in burned Oakland building.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government watchdog will investigate the taxpayer-funded travel costs when President Donald Trump travels to the Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida and the security procedures surroundi
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman has filed a federal lawsuit alleging she received an “other than honorable” discharge from the U.S. Navy over a sexual-harassment complaint sh