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
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.
President Donald Trump suggested he was just trying to keep fired FBI Director James Comey honest with his cryptic tweet implying there might be recordings of their private conversations.
Dutch customs officials say they have intercepted a crate containing 12 concealed pieces of rhinoceros horn that was being sent from South Africa to Laos.
The British van driver suspected of mowing down Muslim worshippers near a London mosque appeared in court on Friday charged with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of fighters from countries including Iran, Ir
Government pledges unhindered access by foreign reporters after pressure from national dialogue committee, says journalist
EU migrants to Britain said Friday that far from being "generous", Prime Minister Theresa May's offer for their post-Brexit future was stingy and would leave them prey to the whims of British lawmaker
QUETTA/PARACHINAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Bombs killed at least 40 people in Pakistan on Friday, with a suicide car bomber killing 13 in the southwestern city of Quetta, and two blasts later claiming at
LONDON (Reuters) - Investigators said on Friday they would consider bringing manslaughter charges over the London tower block fire that killed at least 79 people.
ANKARA (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of Iranians chanted "Death to Israel" in nationwide rallies on Friday at which they also burned flag of the Islamic State militant group which claimed responsi
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny can not run for presidency because of his criminal conviction, the Central Election Commission, said in a statement on Friday.
OTTAWA - Public health and medical experts are supporting 10 new recommendations to help reduce health risks associated with using cannabis.
The recommendations, published in the American Journal of
OTTAWA - Public health and medical experts are endorsing 10 new recommendations to help mitigate the health risks of using marijuana once it becomes legal in Canada.
The guidelines, published in ...
MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi forces battled their way along two streets that meet in the heart of Mosul's Old City on Friday, and said they aimed to open routes for civilians to flee Islamic St
When George W. Bush was president, Mueller and Comey worked together -- Mueller as FBI director and Comey as deputy attorney general.
OTTAWA - The Liberal government says it is seeking "clarity" from the Federal Court on two aspects of a compliance order issued in May by a quasi-judicial human rights tribunal ...
HALIFAX - One of the most potent and deadly opioids on the planet has likely made its way to the East Coast.
Nova Scotia's chief medical officer confirmed today that drugs ...
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her offer to let millions of EU citizens stay in Britain after Brexit as fellow EU leaders responded coolly on Friday to her opening mo
WAWA, Ont. - The giant honking Canada Goose in Wawa, Ont., that has quietly greeted countless travellers for more than five decades is set to fly its concrete roost ahead ......
SINGAPORE – For six years, a married homeless couple were separated and forced to live apart in Delhi, India.
CAMBODIA— Merry doesn’t sleep much at night. In spite of this, she’s usually up before the sun, and then driven to work along with 11 of her colleagues.
MANILA, Philippines - With over 7,000 islands situated in the tropics of the Pacific, the Philippines boast having some of the best beaches in the world.
MANILA, Philippines - Doing good comes with great rewards.
IVORY COAST – Little Michel Koutouan’s parents are praising him for his grades in school which have been on a steady incline recently.
UNITED STATES – Sisters Morgan and Caitria O'Neill never expected a tornado would hit their small hometown in Massachusetts — or that when it did, recovering
INDONESIA – Indonesian farmer Kasnan Wonidin thought his life was over when he began losing his eyesight to cataracts last year.
Through his organisation Lire c’est partir, the ‘low-cost’ publisher Vincent Safrat is selling children’s books to disadvantaged families for 80 cents ea
EDMONTON - A member of the Canadian Armed Forces in Alberta has been charged with child luring as well as with making and distributing child pornography.
Police say child luring allegations ...
The president questions the neutrality of the man investigating alleged election interference.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Navy is disciplining nine sailors for their roles in a 94,000-gallon fuel spill that has so far cost $3.8 million. Rear Admiral Jack Scorby told reporters Friday that p
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - A live Asian carp has been discovered in a Chicago waterway about nine miles from Lake Michigan — well beyond an electric barrier network designed to ...
OTTAWA - The commander of the Royal Canadian Navy is defending the Trudeau government's plan to spend billions of dollars on upgrading Canada's submarine fleet.
Vice-Admiral Ron Lloyd tells The Canad