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
A fire that killed at least 79 people at a London tower block started in a fridge freezer, and the outside cladding engulfed by the blaze has since been shown to fail all safety tests, London police s
A man suspected of driving a van at Muslim worshippers leaving a London mosque has been charged with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder, British police said Friday.
EU migrants to Britain said Friday that far from being generous, premier Theresa May’s offer for their post-Brexit future was stingy and would leave them prey to Britain’s unforgiving bureaucrats.
A charity that provides toilets to poor Indians is leading an effort to rename a tiny northern village after President Donald Trump, saying the gesture is meant to honor relations with the U.S. and dr
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says the father of a 5-year-old who has been missing for two months has been arrested on suspicion of his son’s murder. The
RENO, Texas (AP) — A 21-year-old North Texas woman is jailed on charges of injury to a child after authorities say she was messaging on Facebook rather than focusing on her 8-month-old daughter in a
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A video of a young Mormon girl revealing to her congregation that she is lesbian and still loved by God — before her microphone is turned off by local church leaders — is sparki
Award-winning photographer Chris de Bode describes the desperation of people living in northern Cameroon.
The second murder trial of a white Ohio policeman who shot a black man during a routine traffic stop ended Friday in a mistrial, just as the first had a year earlier.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A state appeals court on Friday reversed five of 11 criminal counts against an official convicted in a scheme to bilk millions of dollars from a small California city. The 2nd Dist
SAN FRANCISCO - A San Francisco UPS driver who killed three colleagues in a shooting rampage at a company warehouse was armed with two stolen guns and appeared to target ...
NEW YORK — Johnny Depp has sparked controversy for joking about assassinating Donald Trump during an appearance at a large festival in Britain, the latest ex
Californian earns all 137 Scouting merit badges available, a feat achieved by fewer than 350 boys since the organization’s founding.
Artwork by Chinese dissident Ai Weiwei is a striking reminder of the migrant crisis taking place on Europe’s shores.
The Renaissance of the Opéra Comique celebrates the notion of the human condition rather than comedy. It’s looking forward by commissioning new work, while retooling classics such as “Carmen,” from G
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A website that maintains a massive database of information about U.S. charities said Friday that it will remove warning labels flagging dozens of nonprofits as hate groups aft
NEW YORK - A leading crime novelist has a few words, and then some, for the Trump administration's plans for a new war on drugs.
"The Cartel" author Don Winslow is ...
LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - The defence for an Alberta man charged with killing a 69-year-old woman, a young father and his two-year-old daughter has declared it will not call any evidence.
SEOUL — North Korea on yesterday called itself the "biggest victim" in the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and died days a
NEW DELHI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - With the United States expected to authorize India's purchase of naval drones, a senior White House official cautioned on Friday that any U.S. military transfer to Ind
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco police: UPS shooter was armed with 2 stolen guns in last week’s shooting rampage; no motive announced yet.
MONTREAL - A Montreal passenger rights advocate has lost a legal round in a 20-year-old dispute with United Airlines.
Jeremy Cooperstock said the Federal Court of Canada has ruled that his ......
U.S. Republican Senator Dean Heller said on Friday he would not support a healthcare bill unveiled by the Senate Republican leadership in its current form, becoming the fifth Republican senator to opp
DENVER (AP) — A federal judge in Denver on Friday ordered the release of a man who has been detained for 5½ years after being accused of providing material support to an Uzbek terror organization act
The move comes amid escalating concerns among residents of thousands of tower blocks around Britain.
DETROIT (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co on Friday released a 2013 email in which one of its engineers suggested that he knew some hidden truth about "the root cause" of Takata Corp air bag failures, but
WASHINGTON (AP) — The new chairman of the House Oversight Committee said Friday he does not plan to investigate Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election or questions of whether President Donald T
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Mira Sorvino urged all nations and the business community on Friday to ramp up financial support for victims of human trafficking, saying the services such
Qatar is reviewing a list of demands presented by four Arab states imposing a boycott on the wealthy Gulf country, but said on Saturday the list was not reasonable or actionable
The death toll from twin blasts that tore through a crowded market on Friday in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt has risen to 37, officials said.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi security forces on Friday foiled a suicide attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, cornering the would-be attacker in an apartment, where he blew himself u
Twin blasts in NW Pakistan leave 13 dead, scores wounded.
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