North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's half brother was assassinated with a lethal nerve agent manufactured for chemical warfare and listed by the U.N. as a weapon of mass destruction, Malaysian police sai
TOKYO - A Japanese religious cult that carried out a deadly nerve gas attack on Tokyo's subways in 1995 also experimented with the VX nerve agent suspected in the killing of North Korean leader Kim Jo
The U.S. Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put President Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order.
French prosecutors on Friday appointed a magistrate to investigate allegations concerning presidential candidate Francois Fillon and his wife, over charges that his wife got large sums of money for wo
A 51-year-old Kansas man has been charged with killing an Indian engineer and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a bar in what federal authorities probed Friday as a possible hate crime tha
Italy's ruling Democratic Party (PD) will hold its leadership contest on April 30, the center-left group announced on Friday, a decision that effectively rules out any snap national election in June.
LA PAZ (Reuters) - Bolivia's Senate on Friday passed a bill to nearly double the amount of land that can legally be planted with coca, bringing the South American nation's expected production to 30,00
GUATEMALA CITY - The United States government will seek the extradition of former Guatemalan Vice-President Roxana Baldetti and ex-Interior Minister Hector Mauricio Lopez Bonilla on drug trafficking c
The first solar eclipse of the year will be visible over the weekend, and for a lucky few South Americans and Africans it will be something special
KADUNA, Nigeria (AP) — Kidnappers are demanding a ransom of 60 million naira (about $200,000) for a German archaeologist and his associate abducted this week from a northern Nigerian village, a worke
Brexit champion Nigel Farage told American conservatives Friday that Britain's shock anti-Europe move and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential victory launched a "great global revolution" that will spread
ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - Christian families and students fled Egypt's North Sinai province in droves on Friday after Islamic State killed the seventh member of their community in just three weeks.
In a battle to save Britain's indigenous red squirrels, the government said Friday it was looking into a possible mass sterilization program for their disease-bearing grey squirrel rivals.
German car maker returns to profit and posts record sales in 2016 despite emissions testing furore.
The potent greenhouse gas has 30 times more heat-trapping power than carbon dioxide.
The United Nations classifies the chemical as a weapon of mass destruction
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a man accused of taking 11 people hostage in a credit union in Alabama has been charged with one count of bank robbery and two counts of hostage taking. A fede
OTTAWA - The 14 people vying for leadership of the federal Conservative party are debating in front of a capacity crowd of the movement's activists and advocates.
But unlike previous debates that hav
President Jay Y Lee is accused of pledging 43 bn won in bribes to a company
Volkswagen's cheating led Germany to order an EU-wide recall of 8.5 million Volkswagen vehicles
Snipers stationed on the roof of Wellington Barracks were in "regular contact" with a next-door owner to raise concerns about the view into the palace gardens from the roof, a document said.
SOUTH PORCUPINE, Ont. - A northern Ontario First Nation is mourning the "terrible loss" of a 29-year-old pregnant mother, her two young sons and the children's grandmother in a collision.
The appointment steps the inquiry into payments made to the family of the presidential candidate.
Armed groups traded fire with heavy weapons in the center of Tripoli, injuring at least nine people and paralyzing the Libyan capital, residents and the Red Crescent said Friday.
DARTMOUTH, N.S. - Nova Scotia RCMP say a drug trafficking investigation that began in Cape Breton has uncovered a conspiracy to import more than one tonne of cocaine into Canada from Colombia.
Company looks to quell widespread anger over bonuses paid even as it suffered record losses
WASHINGTON (AP) — A draft Republican bill overhauling the nation’s health care law would provide tax credits that grow to $4,000 for people age 60 and up, and let insurers boost rates for older
News organizations including the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN and Politico were blocked from joining an informal, on the record White House press briefing on Friday. The Associated Pres
News organizations including the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN and Politico were blocked from joining a White House media gaggle, according to news reports. The Associated Press chose no
MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release
GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Former Guatemalan Vice President Roxana Baldetti and an ex-minister Mauricio Lopez Bonilla have been indicted on drug trafficking charges, the U.S. embassy in Guatemala said
WASHINGTON (AP) — Executives at The Washington Post say they began considering the newspaper’s eye-grabbing new motto long before President Donald Trump was elected. The newspaper began running
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man who served time in prison for threatening then-President Barack Obama is heading back to prison for a threat against President Donald Trump. Federal prosecutors sa
Polar bears in two High Arctic populations seem to be doing better than scientists feared.
The first major study of the Baffin Bay and Kane Basin populations in about 20 years have found more bears t