French authorities said one more student died Friday after a regional train sliced open a school bus in southern France, raising the overall death toll to five children.
NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. - Block Island residents say the nation's first offshore wind farm has positively impacted tourism.
The Block Island Tourism Council says people are coming to the island to ...
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine's Republican governor says he plans to bring up his proposal to prevent the use of food stamps for junk food during a visit to Washington, D.C.
PHILADELPHIA - A defamation lawsuit filed by Pete Rose last year against the lawyer who got him kicked out of baseball has been dismissed.
Federal court documents show Rose's suit against ...
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) confirms the possibility of refinancing PrivatBank when executing court rulings on the abolition of bail-in, Deputy Head of the NBU Yekateryna Rozhkova has said.
A Russian court Dec.15 sentenced a former economy minister to eight years in a high-security prison on accusations that he took a $2-million bribe from a Kremlin aide close to Russian President Vladi
The Trump administration is advancing a strategy that could derail efforts by Boeing and Airbus to sell hundreds of jetliners to Iranian airlines, U.S. officials said.
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge has rejected fears by private beach operators that the state’s seizure of part of their sand will also enable the state to seize their businesses. I
Former deputy Kharkiv City Council, head of Kharkiv territorial council of the Ukrainian Choice movement Andriy Lesik was detained in Luhansk region. First, he himself wrote this on his Facebook page,
Mexico's Congress on Friday approved a divisive internal security bill, sending the widely criticized bill to President Enrique Pena Nieto's desk to be signed into law
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York man has been found guilty of sexual exploitation of a child. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Syracuse announced 61-year-old Clif Seaway, of Granby, was
U.S. prosecutors have charged a New York woman with using Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies to send funds to Daesh (ISIS).
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's government has secured between 270 and 280 of the 308 votes needed to approve a bill to overhaul the country's bloated social security system in February, President Miche
Politicians in Peru have initiated impeachment proceedings against President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski over payments a decade ago from a Brazilian company at the heart of Latin America's biggest corruptio
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Mineral County has named a new sheriff and is working toward re-opening its jail, which was closed in early November due to a lack of qualified jailers. Sheriff Tom Bauer res
LIMA (Reuters) - Opposition lawmakers in Peru's Congress presented a motion on Friday seeking to impeach President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for "moral incapacity" due to his ties to Brazil's Odebrecht, a
A mother whose four children were killed in a UK house fire begged to be moved to a safe house earlier that week, their family said.
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — Most school administrators in Indiana say it’s unlikely that districts will conduct random drug tests despite a teacher recently being charged with drug possession. H
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — State forestry officials say five Arkansas counties may be at risk of an outbreak of beetle that causes damage to pine trees. The Arkansas Forestry Commission says aerial s
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s the latest effort to make sure the crowds that stroll New Orleans’ famous Bourbon Street are protected from terrorism. City officials on Friday showed reporters