SLOVENIA – Mia, an elementary school student at the IRIS Centre for the Blind and Visually Impaired Youth, is sliding her finger on the tablet screen covered
UGANDA – Six months of coughing and a debilitating fever was too much for Olivia Koburongo’s 86-year-old grandmother, whose body had been weakened by other a
The second murder trial of a white Ohio policeman who shot a black man during a routine traffic stop ended Friday in a mistrial, just as the first had a year earlier.
U.S. Republican Senator Dean Heller said on Friday he would not support a healthcare bill unveiled by the Senate Republican leadership in its current form, becoming the fifth Republican senator to opp
The death toll from twin blasts that tore through a crowded market on Friday in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt has risen to 37, officials said.
U.S. Representative Steve Scalise, the No. 3 Republican in the House of Representatives who was shot while practicing baseball last week, is no longer being held in the intensive care unit at the hosp
Nigeria's intelligence service on Friday said it had thwarted a plan to target Muslims celebrating the end of Ramadan after fears that Boko Haram was planning a major attack.
OTTAWA - Canada's top soldier, Gen. Jonathan Vance, is expected to issue a directive in the coming days encouraging military personnel to attend Pride events in uniform.
Sources are describing the ..
CINCINNATI - A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the ...
ANAHEIM, Calif. - If Disneyland is "The Happiest Place on Earth," Jeff Reitz may be its happiest citizen.
As of Thursday, Reitz had visited the park for 2,000 days in a ......
(Reuters) - The United States government has approved the sale of a naval variant of the Predator drone made by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc to India, the U.S.-based company said on Friday
The actor says his remarks were in "poor taste" and did not "come out as intended".
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi security forces foiled an attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca on Friday, state television Al-Ekhbariya and Al Arabiya TV reported.
The recent attacks from forces aligned with Assad have raised concerns that the United States could get drawn into a broader conflict in Syria.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller, the somber-faced and demanding FBI director who led the bureau through the Sept. 11 attacks, and James Comey, his more approachable and outwardly affable successor,
OTTAWA - U2 band members Bono and the Edge will perform at next week's Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa.
A spokeswoman for the Department of Canadian Heritage says the Irish rockers ...
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's Marxist ELN rebel group said on Friday it has freed two Dutch journalists captured this week in the northeast of the Andean country.
WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump is appointing the director of rooms at the Trump Organization’s Washington hotel to be the new White House chief usher. It’s the latest example
NEW YORK - The Latest on Johnny Depp's remarks about assassinating President Donald Trump during an appearance at the Glastonbury Festival (all times local):
Johnny Depp has apologized for
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Trump administration is eliminating funding for a U.S. nonprofit that combats white extremism. Homeland Security slashed a planned grant to the Chicago-based Life After Ha
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two senior U.S. senators are asking Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to investigate reports that U.S. military interrogators worked with forces from the United Arab Emirates accused of
Five people, including two teenagers and a 12-year-old, died Friday after being electrocuted at a water park pool in northwest Turkey, Turkish media reports said.
CHELMSFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts police department has recovered a shotgun taken from a stolen police vehicle. Chelmsford Chief James Spinney said Friday that the missing shotgun was located
NEW YORK (AP) — A reputed Colombo crime family underboss reported to be the oldest inmate in the federal prison system has been released at the age of 100. Newsday (http://nwsdy.li/2tCZw76 ) reports
TORONTO - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be returning to one of Canada's largest Pride celebrations this weekend.
Pride Toronto, organizers of the city's festival celebrating the LBGTQ community,
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The scars of the violence that erupted in a Milwaukee neighborhood are still visible almost a year after a police officer fatally shot a 23-year-old man black man. A jury on Wednesda
A Canadian sniper has broken a world record after reportedly shooting dead an Islamic State fighter in Iraq from more than two miles away.
Women in heels and colorful clothes marched in central Pyongyang. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Environmental groups are planning to give President Donald Trump’s Interior Department secretary an unexpected homecoming when he returns to his Montana hometown next week.
MADRID (AP) — Madrid is gearing up to be the world capital of gay pride, a colorful mixture of commercialism and all-night partying that has brought vindication for sexual and gender diversity and cr
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are seeking information about alleged political interference by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch into the FBI’
ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - A British Columbia school district is making 31 recommendations to improve security after a fatal stabbing last year at a secondary school in Abbotsford.
A report by the ...
The Ukrainian bill on the reintegration of Donbas into the country envisages extending the status of the ‘occupied territories’ to the certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, Oleksiy
ISIS (Daesh) helped fund the month-long siege of a southern Philippine city through a Malaysian militant who was reportedly killed by troops, the Philippine military chief said Friday.