The U.N. peacekeeping chief says he expects operations in Haiti, Ivory Coast and Liberia to end by March 2018, saving hundreds of millions of dollars.
ISIS claimed responsibility late Friday for a suspected suicide bomb attack outside the Bangladeshi capital's main international airport, according to the SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors extre
First-time symbolic $250 payments follow conviction of rebel leader Germain Katanga over massacre of almost 300 people
Chancellor criticizes construction of new Israeli settlements, pledges support to revive peace process
The nephew of a French politician who committed suicide 24 years ago said it was "sickening" that beleaguered presidential candidate Francois Fillon made comparisons with his uncle in an effort to sho
Pope Francis Friday warned European Union leaders the bloc risks dying without a new vision of the future based on the principles of solidarity on which it was founded.
Trump says Keystone 'first of many infrastructure projects' for administration
NEW YORK (AP) — Jewish groups had pointed to scores of bomb threats against their communities as the most dramatic example of what they considered a surge in anti-Semitism. Some blamed a far-right em
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet NATO foreign ministers at a rescheduled gathering on March 31, a senior State Department official said on Friday, ending a furor over his earlier decisi
Blast near presidential palace also injures 5, comes hours after earlier car bomb attack killed 1 person
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with members of the NATO alliance on Friday next week, a spokesman said, after he had initially planned to skip a ministerial meeting.
British investigators are having to make basic checks into the background of London attacker Khalid Masood who previously crossed security officials' radar around five years ago, a European government
CRANBROOK, B.C. - A British Columbia man is offering a cautionary tale after surviving an avalanche he says tossed him more than a kilometre down a mountain in just 30 seconds.
BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet NATO foreign ministers at a rescheduled gathering on March 31, a senior State Department official said on Friday, ending
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of U.S. forces in Africa told reporters on Friday there was an "undeniable" link between Russia and powerful Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar, something likely to add to
WASHINGTON - Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters have encountered light resistance in northern Syria after U.S. pilots airlifted them into combat, an American officer said Friday, suggesting the operatio
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Police in South Carolina say a 19-year-old black man spray-painted racist, misogynistic and anti-gay graffiti on three buildings, including a library named for one of the blac
TORONTO - The courts must clear up the mystery of why the federal government withheld thousands of relevant documents from survivors who sought compensation for their horrific abuse at a notorious Ind
UCLUELET, B.C. - A popular section of beach along the West Coast of Vancouver Island has been closed after a wolf attacked a dog in a national park.
Parks Canada says in a release that a section of W
Ukraine Friday said one person has died as a result of a fire that broke out at an arms depot in the country's east, sparking explosions and forcing a mass evacuation.
Prosecutors are looking into claims Turks living in Switzerland are being spied on.
The head of the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee canceled a planned public hearing in its probe of allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election, saying the pane
HALIFAX - The Nova Scotia government has withdrawn a man's eponymous personalized licence plate, saying Lorne Grabher's surname is offensive to women.
Grabher says he put his last name on the licence
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Arkansas' governor signed a measure Friday requiring voters to show photo identification before casting a ballot, reinstating a voter ID law that was struck down by the state's hig
Ex-CIA Director James Woolsey says he attended a September meeting where other participants, including then-Trump adviser Mike Flynn, talked of moving Fethullah Gulen back to Turkey without going thro
MARKSVILLE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana law enforcement officer testified Friday at his murder trial that he was trying to save a fellow officer when he opened fire on a car, killing a 6-year-old autistic
Here is what we know about the victims of the Westminster attack.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — More than 36,000 registered voters in Kansas are being asked to cast their ballots at new polling stations during the nation’s first congressional election since President
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A hug. A wink. A dance. A non-answer. These are the so-called gay moments in a handful of recent high-profile studio movies that have sparked both rapturous celebration and startli
A "deceitful" lawyer has been jailed for seven years for stealing around £4 million from clients and the Church of England and using it to fund her lavish lifestyle, police have said.
Chancellor Angela Merkel is reiterating Germany's long-held support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and its rejection of Israeli settlements.
The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives on Friday cleared the way for a contentious debate on legislation to repeal Obamacare and replace it with a more limited federal healthcare in
This Asian financial hub once promised professional ascent as steep as its alleyway stairs. But spiraling property prices in Hong Kong are pushing people from their homes, a widening wealth gap fe