Repatriation follows agreements between the 2 countries, says UN refugee agency
'I believe it was a serious warning, and I think serious warnings should be heard,' Antonio Guterres says
BEIJING (Reuters) - The Australian government has been spying on China's embassy in the country and "harassing" Chinese people to provide intelligence, an influential state-run newspaper said on Thurs
HONG KONG (Reuters) - President Xi Jinping arrives in Hong Kong on Thursday to celebrate its 20th anniversary of Chinese rule, but he faces a city divided, mass protests and aggrieved crowds resentful
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police said on Thursday they have charged the Vatican's treasurer, Australian Cardinal George Pell, with multiple sexual assault offences.
SYDNEY, Australia - Australian police charged a top Vatican cardinal on Thursday with multiple counts of historical sexual assault offences, a stunning decision certain to rock the highest levels of .
OTTAWA - Canadian singer Michael Buble said he is humbled to be able to represent his home country on musical stages around the world and feel supported during what has ...
VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says she ready to tell the lieutenant-governor British Columbia's legislature can't work if her Liberal minority government is defeated in a confidence vote on Thursda
Australia's most senior Catholic figure is accused of "historical" offences, police say.
VANCOUVER - The president of Microsoft is pushing to make a Vancouver-Seattle technology corridor a success, despite the uncertainty around cross-border trade posed by the administration of U.S. Presi
HOUSTON (AP) — A third suspect has been arrested and awaits charge in the fatal shooting of a 10-month-old boy killed in his father’s arms. Houston police announced the arrest in a statement We
SAN DIEGO - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers will be key players in putting President Donald Trump's revised travel ban into effect on Thursday, affecting visitors from six mostly ......
STEEL CITY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who loved motorcycles and recently died is taking one last ride. Family members say 89-year-old Steel City resident Arthur Werner Sr. made plans way ahead of
MIAMI - U.S. military prosecutors are not seeking the death penalty against a Guantanamo Bay detainee facing charges in the deadly 2002 Bali nightclub bombings in Indonesia.
The detainee known by ...
NEW YORK - After releasing a bestselling children's book, Kelly Clarkson is back for an encore.
HarperCollins Publishers announced Wednesday that the Grammy winner's "River Rose and the Magical Chris
SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police charged a top Vatican cardinal on Thursday with multiple counts of historical sexual assault offenses, a stunning decision certain to rock the highest levels of the Ho
HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba earned more than $3 billion from tourism in 2016 and expects to better that this year despite President Donald Trump's tightening of restrictions on U.S. travel to the Caribbea
SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police say they are charging a top Vatican cardinal with historical sexual assault offenses.
2 UN agencies set up mission to address 'bleak' humanitarian situation in central African nation
A police helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted terrorist attack aimed at ousting him from power.
PHOENIX (AP) — Flight attendants huddled around Cristina Penton, handing her wet cloths to keep her cool. One massaged her shoulders, and another told her to stay calm — everything would be OK. Pento
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday blocked portions of a new Indiana law that would make it tougher for girls under age 18 to get an abortion without their parents’ knowledge. U.S
Seattle police homicide detectives arrested a 46-year-old South Carolina man this month in connection with a double homicide in Belltown on January 26. The suspect, who waived extradition, is to be a
TORONTO - The assets of Grafton-Fraser Inc., owner of Tip Top Tailors and other menswear chains, have been bought by U.S.-based GSO Capital Partners in a move to stabilize the ...
The Venezuelan government accuses Oscar Perez, police pilot and action movie star, of strafing two Venezuelan government buildings from a helicopter.
DENVER - A mammoth marijuana trafficking ring that pretended to be growing weed for sick people was instead illegally shipping the drug to a half-dozen other states and bilking investors, ...
Steve Evans looks at the obstacles to the US and South Korea developing a strategy on the north.
A Brazilian Supreme Court justice sent a corruption charge against President Michel Temer to Congress on Wednesday, advancing the process under which the center-right leader could be removed from offi
John Kelly said evolving terror threats made it imperative to raise security standard for airlines from all countries
Turkish proposals on how to maintain security in Cyprus if a deal reunifying the ethnically divided island nation is reached fell short of its president's expectations Wednesday.
A team of German designers has reinvented the tree to clean up urban air pollution. Using the natural power of moss, they hope to make city air safer to breathe.
LONDON (Reuters) - The widows of four of nine men executed by Nigeria's military regime in 1995 have filed a civil lawsuit seeking compensation and an apology from Royal Dutch Shell for alleged compli
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European allies will tell U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis on Thursday they are willing to help step up NATO's mission in Afghanistan - but only if the United States is clear
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Archaeologists have discovered a prehistoric fish trap constructed of rock walls near the mouth of a salmon stream on Alaska’s Kodiak Island. The trap is in a lower intert