Trump's nomination of 58-year-old David Friedman, a man with a history of undiplomatic declarations, had raised concerns about America's commitment to a two-state Middle East peace deal.
Ukraine accused Russia of state terrorism after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in c
HONOLULU (AP) — The FBI says authorities are aware that the federal judge in Hawaii who ruled against President Donald Trump’s travel ban has received threatening messages. FBI spokeswoman Mich
French presidential candidate Francois Fillon accused President Francois Hollande on Thursday of being involved in what he alleges is a government pl
BERLIN (Reuters) - Support for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc and their Social Democrat rivals is even at 32 percent, a survey by pollster Infratest dimap for broadcaster ARD showed, ahe
Daniel Friedman, a critic of the two-state solution, is approved by the Republican-led US Senate.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities say police in Washington, D.C., shot and critically wounded an armed man who confronted them. Acting Police Chief Peter Newsham said at a news conference Wednesday night
HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston middle school staff member is facing charges after he was accused of impregnating a 13-year-old student. Mauricio Orlando Mendoza was an information technology worker at the
And it’s blowing people’s minds.
Cities from Washington to Jerusalem have erected increasingly tight security around government and tourist districts, while working within the constraints of crowded centers that make it difficult to
NEW YORK (AP) — An abstract painting of lynching victim Emmett Till on display at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York was the subject of a weeklong protest by a black artist who decried th
Brazilian meat exports ground to a halt this week amid a corruption scandal while officials scramble to stop the bleeding and economists tried to gauge the damage.
RBS said about 770 roles may be eliminated in Britain and about 220 roles in the Republic of Ireland
TALLAHASEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran has called on the governor to suspend a prosecutor for pledging to not seek the death penalty in any case while she is in office. Corcor
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police said they found four people dead in a Sacramento home early Thursday, and the mayor’s office said at least two are children. A suspect likely known to the victi
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate will vote next week on the ratification of Montenegro as the newest member of the NATO alliance, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday, after t
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has agreed to pay about $1.45 million each to two men declared wrongfully imprisoned for more than 16 years in a woman’s 1988 slaying. The Ohio Court of Claims announ
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Rahim AlHaj cried every time he read the letters of eight Iraqis sharing personal, harrowing tales of love, loss and hope in wartime since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion. Rather th
DRAINEY INLET, B.C. - A man working in the forest on British Columbia's central coast was mauled by a grizzly Wednesday.
Sgt. Scott Norris with the B.C. Conservation Officer Service says other crew m
Jean-Yves Le Drian is criticised by his Socialist party voicing support for the centrist candidate.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Nissan Motor Co. has declined to talk to union supporters about conditions at its Mississippi assembly plant after a March 4 pro-union rally headlined by U.S. Sen. Bernie Sander
Defiance and quiet dignity were shown at a vigil to the victims of the Westminster attack, hours before police said a 75-year-old man had died from injuries sustained in Wednesday's outrage.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council is strongly condemning North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch and engine test as “grave” violations of U.N. sanctions that contribu
OTTAWA - New federal government spending programs are being put to a new litmus test, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Thursday — whether or not they offer the potential for luring private-sector in
One of the people injured in the Wednesday terror act in the British capital died at the hospital, bringing the total death toll up to six, including the attacker
LONDON (Reuters) - The attacker who plowed a car through a throng of pedestrians and then stabbed a policeman outside Britain's parliament was named on Thursday as Khalid Masood, a British-born man wh
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States warned South Sudan's government on Thursday that preventing humanitarian aid workers from reaching parts of the war-torn state that are suffering famine co
WASHINGTON. – Donald Trump’s communications may have been swept up in intelligence gathering on suspected foreign agents, according to explosive allegations made by the Republican head of the Ho
LONDON/BRUSSELS. – The Islamic State group yesterday claimed the deadly rampage at the British parliament, as the prime minister identified the attacker as a British-born man once investigated f
NEW YORK. – US authorities on Long Island say an 83-year-old man has been arrested after checking himself out of a hospital and stealing an ambulance. Police say Donald Winkler, of Merrick, was
Officials in Italy have been asked to look into a case in which a court acquitted a man of raping a woman because she did not scream.
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Attorneys for Penn State ex-President Graham Spanier on Thursday declined to call any witnesses to counter accusations that he acted illegally in handling a 2001 complaint about Jerr
Victims of the Westminster terror attack are being treated in hospitals across the capital, though some who were admitted have now been discharged.
CHICAGO (AP) — Census data show the Chicago region lost more residents than any other U.S. metropolitan area last year, a drop coinciding with other Midwestern cities experiencing declines as the Sou