Vice President Joe Biden tops a short list for secretary of state that is being compiled by the transition team of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, two media outlets reported.
Many opinion polls show Democrat Hillary Clinton leading Republican Donald Trump in a tight race for the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election, but any one of four factors may make the outcome harder to p
The foul-mouthed Philippine president, who once called the pope a son of a bitch and told Barack Obama to go to hell, says he has promised to God he won’t spew expletives again.
Sunday they will find that their Mediterranean island is divided not only by a U.N.-patrolled cease-fire line but also by a time difference.
France demanded Friday that Britain take in hundreds of minors from war-torn countries after the British Interior Minister suggested that Paris should do more for them following the closure of the Jun
Chinese Communist chief Xi Jinping’s ascension to the highest title in the party hierarchy formalizes his position as its pre-eminent figure, analysts said, making him the country’s most powerful lead
After Facebook’s removal of an iconic Vietnam war photo stirred an international uproar last month, the social network’s executives quickly backtracked and cleared its publication.
The White House on Friday said it was not given any prior notice on the FBI's announcement that it was investigating additional emails relating to Hillary Clinton's use of a private email system.
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's 10 months without a government should end on Saturday when parliament is set to grudgingly grant conservative Mariano Rajoy a second term as prime minister.
PESHAWAR — A Pakistani prosecutor says National Geographic's famed green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' has made her first appearance before a court, insisting she did n
He has sustained critical injuries.
Newly discovered emails related to an investigation into a private email server used by Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton were found on a separate device during an unrelated probe, a U.S
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in the Atlanta suburbs say a good Samaritan was shot and robbed after he stopped to help two women who said they needed assistance. Police in Gwinnett County say
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors say five items in a mansion where a couple, their son and their housekeeper were killed have DNA evidence linking the man accused in the slayings. Thirty-five-year-old D
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro threatened Friday to jail his political opponents if they follow through on their vow of launching a legislative trial to remove him from power.
Bob Dylan finally acknowledges being awarded the Nobel Prize in literature, saying the news left him "speechless".
CHICAGO (AP) — The frenzy among Chicago Cubs fans to snag pricey and scarce tickets to World Series games at Wrigley Field has now landed in divorce court. Court documents obtained by The Associated
BRUSSELS — Lawmakers in the Belgian region that held up an important new trade pact between the European Union and Canada officially approved the deal yester
European Union governments agreed Friday to back a trade deal between the 28-country bloc and Canada, marking the end of a contentions approval process.
US Vice-President Joe Biden says he will not be secretary of state if Hillary Clinton becomes president.
Stockholm. – The Swedish prosecutor’s office yesterday said it has rejected WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s request to temporarily suspend an arrest warrant so he could leave the Ecuadorian e
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An election that few residents of a Rhode Island city knew about has decided who controls a fund that traces back to an early 19th-century philanthropist. WPRI-TV reports (htt
A U.S. appeals court is affirming the conviction of a Pennsylvania man who posted violent rap lyrics on Facebook that took aim at his estranged wife, an elementary school and the FBI.
Several extremists with links to ISIL have been convicted in Mauritania as well as in the Maghreb region of western north Africa, which suffered repeated attacks in the 2000s, including deadly kidnap
VANCOUVER - As the death toll from opioid-related overdoses continues to climb, harm reduction advocates are encouraging the government of British Columbia to expand the scope of its injection sites b
CHICAGO - Flames and heavy black smoke poured from the side of an American Airlines jet that aborted takeoff and caught fire on the runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Friday, forcing
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The families of two men among 13 people killed when the bus they were riding from a desert casino to Los Angeles slammed into a slow-moving truck have sued the bus company and the
CAIRO — Egypt's health ministry says 12 people have died and dozens were injured as heavy rain batters several cities across the country.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's top court on Friday ruled that President Nicolas Maduro is indeed Venezuelan, responding to years of opposition speculation that the socialist leader was in fact born i
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan says he “absolutely” wants to attend the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony “if it’s at all possible” in December, finally breaking his silence about e
VANCOUVER - A "barbaric" crime scene found on the side of a road, shots fired into vehicles in targeted attacks, and murder investigations into the deaths of known gang members have prompted reassuran
AmericanAir plane catches fire at US Chicago O'Hare airport
Bob Dylan finally acknowledges Nobel Prize in Literature, says the news left him "speechless"
PINE CITY, Minn. (AP) — The leader of an isolated religious sect in Minnesota was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison, weeks after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two teenage girls who we