CARACAS (Reuters) - The son of Venezuela's pro-government human rights ombudsman has surprised the country amid major protests against the leftist administration by publicly urging his father to "end
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Venezuelans who regularly cross into Colombia to work, study or shop must apply for a special migratory card to ease their passage, the Colombian government said on Thursday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's top cyber official on Thursday confirmed said his agency was aware of computer attacks on two foundations tied to Germany's ruling coalition parties for some time, and was
With questions over whether the Blue Whale challenge exists, and no confirmed link to reported deaths, how concerned should you be?
MIAMI (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities have released a Venezuelan opposition activist who was detained a day earlier as he waited to attend a hearing on his request for political asylum. The abrup
Residents of Tunisia's Tataouine province stage strike to coincide with prime minister’s visit
CHICAGO (AP) — A Kentucky doctor who was dragged off a United flight after he refused to give up his seat to employees of a partner airline has reached a settlement with United for an undisclosed amo
HOUSTON (AP) — British oil company BP has discovered 200 million barrels of oil in a hidden cache in the Gulf of Mexico thanks to advanced imaging of geological formations. The Houston Chronicle (htt
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court says employers can legally pay women less than men for the same work based on differences in the employees’ previous salaries. The decision by the 9
BERLIN (Reuters) - Prosecutors investigating the driver of a car that ran over and fatally injured an Egyptian woman in eastern Germany say they are also now pursuing a man who witnesses say hurled ra
OTTAWA - Kevin O'Leary says he and Maxime Bernier went several rounds trying to convince the other to drop out of the Conservative leadership race.
But O'Leary says he was the ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s plan to overhaul the nation’s tax code could provide significant tax cuts for the working-class voters who elected him, but the unknowns could e
CHICAGO (AP) — Kentucky doctor dragged off United flight in Chicago reaches settlement with airline for undisclosed amount.
Three suspicious packages containing "white powder type substances" were sent to political representation offices between April 25 and 26, the Scottish parliament said in a statement on Thursday
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, darling of the National Rifle Association, has custody of the Oval Office. The Republican-controlled Congress already has ditched one Obama-era rule to tighten access
Lawmakers from France’s National Front may have misspent as much as €5 million in EU funds, the European Parliament now estimates, more than double the original estimate in the investigation into the
The previous barely-functioning coalition government, involving HDZ and Most, collapsed last June over a conflict of interest scandal after just five months in power.
MIRAMICHI, N.B. - The case of two Halifax men charged with assaulting Dennis Oland in a New Brunswick prison has been delayed yet again.
Convicted killer Cody Alexander Muise and ......
DENVER (AP) — Colorado regulators say they’ve found no signs of natural gas leaks after a fatal explosion at a home near a gas well, but they’re still running tests. State Oil and Gas Con
The Pentagon inspector general has launched an investigation into whether Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump`s former national security adviser, accepted money from foreign entities without the r
Hissene Habre was sentenced to life imprisonment in Dakar
When leaders of 27 European Union states meet on Saturday to settle guidelines on how to negotiate Brexit, they will show their determination to give EU courts a major role over U.K.-EU affairs, after
British Prime Minister Theresa May accused the other 27 EU countries of lining up to oppose Britain over Brexit after Germany`s Angela Merkel said the UK should have no "illusions" over th
Thursday's raid appeared to be part of a campaign by the authorities to turn the screws on groups connected with arch-Putin foe Khodorkovsky.
The European Central Bank gave no signs it is ready to wind down its monetary stimulus despite an economic rebound in the eurozone, opting to soothe financial markets ahead of the second round of Fran
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department is launching the first phase of a plan to equip 22,000 officers with body cameras. The initiative was set to begin Thursday with police brass attending
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — The body of a 1½-year-old girl was found at a “deplorable” northern Illinois home that she and her mother shared with squatters after her mother reluctantly allowed de
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed a memo ordering an expedited investigation into whether aluminum imports are jeopardizing U.S. national security. Trump says aluminum is “cri
A man has reportedly been arrested by London police after being found in possession of weapons near the British Parliament.
Intelligence officials had been tracking the 27-year-old who was carrying knives. Police said no bystanders were injured and there were no known immediate threats.
SKOPJE (Reuters) - Protesters stormed into Macedonia's parliament and the leader of the Social Democrats was injured in a fistfight on Thursday after his party and ethnic Albanian allies voted to elec
LONDON (Reuters) - Armed British police officers arrested a man carrying knives near Prime Minister Theresa May's office in London on Thursday on suspicion of preparing an act of terrorism.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The parents of a Texas teenager who fatally shot himself while handcuffed in the back of an Austin patrol car say they’re still awaiting answers from investigators as to wh
A rift has opened between Libya’s U.N.-backed government and its powerful National Oil Co., threatening the fractured country’s political cohesion and its nascent petroleum-industry recovery.