NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar expects to sign an accord on Thursday over terms for the return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh, a government official said, amid
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi forces launched an operation on Thursday to clear the desert bordering Syria of Islamic State, a final campaign to rid Iraq of the militant group, the military said in a stat
An incident occurred between the Turkish and Iranian delegations in Russia’s Sochi city before the meeting of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Nov. 22
Ireland has become an unexpectedly difficult hurdle to advancing stalled Brexit talks, with Dublin warning that Britain isn’t doing enough to prevent the return of a border across the island that co
An Indian minister's remark about the disease "saddens" patients and their family members.
HOUSTON (AP) — Residents of the Texas Gulf Coast are celebrating Thanksgiving in any way they can almost three months after Hurricane Harvey slammed into the region. Some people are gathering at ch
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Angola’s new leader is making surprising moves to shake himself free of the legacy of one of Africa’s longest-serving presidents. Joao Lourenco’s visit to Sout
The first branch of the Mount Ovit Tunnel, which will connect Turkey’s two northern provinces, namely, Rize and Erzurum, was commissioned in the country Nov. 22
DALLAS - U.S. Rep. Joe Barton told a woman that he would complain to U.S. Capitol Police if sexually explicit photographs of him and other material from their relationship were ......
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have been quick to support the “me too” chorus of women — and some men — who have stepped up to allege sexual misconduct and name names. But now “m
BOGOTA, (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – With thousands left homeless by hurricanes in Caribbean island farming and fishing communities, international donors have pledged more than US$2 billion
KAMPALA, (Reuters) – Uganda on Wednesday denied its foreign minister had engaged in corrupt activities with a Hong Kong man who has been charged with bribery and other violations by U.S.
WASHINGTON/CARACAS, (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said yesterday that Venezuelan-American executives at refiner Citgo who were arrested in a corruption sweep this week would be
PLYMOUTH, Mass. - If you're a fan of the Mayflower II, here's something that will float your boat.
A year after craftsmen embarked on an ambitious effort to restore the rotting ...
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Parliamentary seats held by Cambodia's recently banned opposition party were reallocated on Thursday to smaller parties that had failed to win any seats in the last election, th
Papua New Guinea police sealed off an officially shuttered Australian-run detention camp on Thursday and ordered asylum seekers occupying it to leave
A Thai woman suspected of being involved in the 2015 deadly Erawan Shrine bombing was arrested, police said on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Toys and TVs at J.C. Penney, Barbies at Best Buy, kitchen appliances like wine refrigerators at B.J.’s. As the holiday shopping season officially kicks off Thursday, shoppers
The government plans to let commuters hail on-demand shuttles using their mobile phones.
Facebook, along with Google and Twitter, are facing scrutiny over the presence of Russian content in their respective platforms during the 2016 US presidential election