Members of the Writers Guild of America are one step closer to striking come May 2. In a letter to its members Monday, the WGA said 96.3 per cent vot
BEIJING (Reuters) - The number of corruption suspects fleeing China in the last four years has fallen dramatically as the government steps up controls on things like passport issuance for officials, t
LOCKPORT, N.Y. (AP) — In the last moments of his 14-year life, Joe Phillips dialed his friend’s cellphone, cursing in panic. He was trapped by flames that had gotten out of control during what
WASHINGTON (AP) — When it comes to music and visual arts, American teenagers could use some help. The National Center for Education Statistics reported Tuesday that in 2016, American eighth graders s
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Wells Fargo’s top management and board of directors will face irritated investors Tuesday for the first big shareholder meeting since the scandal over the bank’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Faye Dunaway says she thought co-presenter Warren Beatty was joking when he paused before showing her the envelope that should have contained the Oscar’s best picture wi
SAO PAULO (AP) — Grinning in front of the camera, the former CEO of the huge Brazilian builder at the center of the world’s biggest corruption scandal spoke frankly about the billions in bribes
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Thousands of people in Australia, New Zealand and Thailand attended dawn services and military parades on Tuesday to commemorate ANZAC Day, the Gallipoli landings during World War O
BEIJING (AP) — China is not allowing Chinese construction crews to work in the West Bank because it opposes Israeli settlements in what it considers occupied Palestinian territory. Israel officials s
This new, puzzle-like dispersion of voter support isn't good news for governability of the country
VARNER, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas puts to death Marcel Williams, completing nation’s first double execution since 2000.
His tax policy seems to conform quite closely to traditional Republican support for tax cuts
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VARNER, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge temporarily halted a second execution Monday night in Arkansas after attorneys said in a court filing that the first execution for Jack Jones “appeared to be
French election: Paris attack is likely to benefit Le Pen and her Front National in the short run
Another condemned man, Marcel Williams is also imminently due to be executed.
Roll-out of new currency across economy would create unprecedented solvency and liquidity risks
The ascension of centrist Emmanuel Macron as the heavy favorite in France’s presidential race spurred investors to set aside the political worries that have long plagued European markets and to make n
It reflects Le Pen's failure to make the key aspects of her programme count in the campaign
Three of the four top candidates have never been in power in French Presidential elections 2017
Also, the executive order will terminate the White House Rural Council and ask the task force to create another similar body that will develop plans to more effectively establish cross-agency collabor
VARNER, Ark. (AP) — Federal judge lifts temporary stay she issued that halted Arkansas’ 2nd scheduled execution of night.
The U.S. State Department has removed its promotional posting about President Donald Trump's Florida resort, after a storm of ethics criticism Monday
The legislation and other bills, including a ban on large-capacity ammunition magazines, were approved by Brown and the Legislature in response to a 2015 terrorist shooting in San Bernardino.
Two more people are killed as a wave of anti-government protests shows no sign of easing.
TORONTO - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his younger brother, Michel, was able to avoid a criminal record after he was caught with marijuana because of his father's connections.
SEOUL (Reuters) - A nuclear-powered U.S. submarine made a port call in South Korea on Tuesday in a show of force amid concerns that North Korea may mark the foundation of its military with a missile l
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump appears to be stepping back from demanding a down payment for his border wall, which could remove a major obstacle to a b
PHOENIX (AP) — A former reality television star has been arrested in Phoenix for alleged vehicle theft and drug possession. Phoenix police say 31-year-old Jacob Harris was released on his own recogni
Brazilian police clash with a gang blamed for "the robbery of the century" in neighbouring Paraguay.
CRANBROOK, B.C. - The trial of a British Columbia religious leader charged with polygamy heard Monday that the accused told police he didn't know a teenage girl's true age when he married her.
VARNER, Ark. (AP) — Federal judge issues temporary delay of 2nd Arkansas execution after US Supreme Court denied pending appeals.
A federal judge cleared Arkansas to perform a rare double execution Monday night, lifting her order that had temporarily blocked a second lethal inje
Arkansas executed one inmate Monday night but a judge halted a second lethal injection minutes later, after attorneys claimed the man gulped for air