The UN refugee agency estimated at the end of last month that at least 3,740 migrants and refugees have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police: Man fatally stabbed at University of Southern California was professor; suspect is student.
SASKATOON - A bellhop who's been at Saskatoon's Sheraton Cavalier Hotel since 1969 has been named the best tourism employee in Canada.
Dan Cardinal, who won the Canadian Tourism Employee of the Year
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry have discussed certain issues of bilateral relations that were negatively affected by the decisions of the Obama administrat
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (Reuters) - Norway on Friday urged U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to enunciate a clear and predictable policy on Russia as soon as possible, amid growing concerns in Oslo about
President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen, a highly unusual and probably unprecedented move since the U.S. broke diplomatic ties with the self-governing isl
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's three opposition parties introduced a bill on Saturday for parliament to impeach President Park Geun-hye who, tainted by a corruption scandal, could become the first de
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia described the violence against Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority as "ethnic cleansing" on Saturday, ahead of a planned solidarity march in Kuala Lumpur expected to b
President-elect Donald Trump spoke with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, the transition team said, in what was believed to be the first conversation between a U.S. president-elect and Taiwan’s leader
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Leaders of Chinese-ruled Hong Kong widened their legal fight against the city's fledgling independence movement on Friday, targeting four more lawmakers over oaths taken at a Leg
WELLAND, Ont. - Police in Ontario have issued an Amber Alert for a nine-year-old girl.
Niagara Regional Police say Layla Sabry is believed to have been abducted.
They describe Sabry as white, about
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles officials say a possible faculty member has been fatally stabbed at the University of Southern California. Los Angeles police Officer Drake Madison says the stabbing ha
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Possible faculty member fatally stabbed on University of Southern California campus.
he charter plane that ran out of fuel 8 miles short of its destination this week and crashed in Colombia, killing 71 people including most of a Brazilian soccer team, had bypassed a possible refueling
China's state-run Xinhua News Agency says 21 miners who were trapped for four days after an explosion have been confirmed dead. One is missing.
U.S. president-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will likely anger China.
The clemency application requested a pre-emptive pardon that would avert Bowe Bergdahl’s court-martial trial on charges of desertion and misbehaving before the enemy that endangered fellow soldiers.
The world’s youngest nation could see a near-repeat of the 1994 Rwanda genocide, warns UN human rights team
For Cubans who live in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba, Fidel Castro's decision to lay his ashes to rest here was an obvious one.
The White House on Friday said there was "no change" to the United States' longstanding "one China" policy after President-elect Donald Trump spoke with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen
Two candidates in Austria's presidential election held their final campaign events before the vote.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of South Koreans are expected to march in capital Seoul for the sixth straight weekend calling for the removal of scandal-plagued President Park Geun-h
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry has expressed concern after Yemen's armed Houthi movement and its political allies formed a new government, in what appeared a blow to U.N.-backed efforts
Donald Trump speaks directly with Taiwan's president - breaking with US policy set in 1979 when ties were cut.
NEW YORK — President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will be sure to anger China.
BEIJING (AP) — China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency says 21 miners who were trapped for four days after an explosion have been confirmed dead. One is missing. Xinhua quoted Heilongjiang provinc
The palace of a Ugandan king and he has been charged with murder - why?
Negeri Lencho appeared at European Parliament with dissident athlete and leader of outlawed armed group
BEIJING (AP) — China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency says 21 miners trapped for four days have been confirmed dead; 1 missing.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Discount airline Norwegian Air Shuttle has won permission from federal authorities for its disputed plan to expand flights to the U.S. The decision was a defeat for several large U.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has issued a video statement just days before a federal deadline, calling on all parties in the Dakota Access oil pipeline dispute to avoid v
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s soccer association hired the plane that was used to transport superstar Lionel Messi and the rest of the team for a World Cup qualifying game without
British physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking has been hospitalised in Rome for checks after not feeling well but his condition is not believed to be serious
In Egypt's ancient town of Berenike, archeologists discovered a nearly 2000-year-old pet cemetery with dogs, cats and monkeys. Elizabeth Keatinge (@ekeatinge) has more.