President-elect Donald Trump's controversial telephone conversation with the leader of Taiwan was just a "courtesy call," US Vice President-elect Mike Pence said Sunday
Brazilians took to the streets of Rio de Janeiro and other cities Sunday to defend a huge anti-corruption probe against what they said were attempts by the scandal-plagued Congress to shut it down
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — On Dec. 5, New Orleans resident Cardell Hayes will go on trial in the shooting death of Will Smith, a former New Orleans Saints player whose shooting death earlier this year shocke
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Firearms enthusiasts who embraced Donald Trump’s campaign and his full-throated support of the Second Amendment are expecting a sweeping expansion of gun rights under his
Fidel Castro's ashes were buried alongside national heroes in the cradle of his revolution on Sunday, as Cuba opens a new era without the communist leader who ruled the island for decades
Fidel Castro's ashes were taken Sunday to a cemetery in the cradle of his revolution as Cuba opens a new era without the communist leader who ruled the island for decades
Three women including a local politician and two journalists were shot dead with a rifle in front of a restaurant in the small Finnish town of Imatra around midnight, police said on Sunday
A researcher has found that a federal subsidy intended to reduce astronomical food prices for northern families has resulted in stale-dated, unreliable food on store shelves without making grocery bil
OTTAWA - More than 22,000 cattle at farms in Alberta and Saskatchewan are quarantined due to bovine tuberculosis, causing hardship for ranchers and millions in compensation payments and other costs.
CALGARY - When Xerox Canada moved its Toronto headquarters into a 33,500-square-foot building in North York in August, it just couldn't find a place for Dance of the Owl.
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Mourners waved Cuban flags, sang the national anthem and shouted “Viva Fidel”.
Russia began a military intervention in support of President Bashar al-Assad in September 2015, saying it was carrying out strikes against "terrorists".
Six new members were elected to Fatah's central committee
SANTIAGO, Cuba (Reuters) - Fidel Castro's ashes were laid to rest on Sunday, capping nine days of official mourning when hundreds of thousands of Cubans said farewell with a combination of tears, Cast
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say no smoke detectors were found in a house where a fire killed two adults and two young girls in Akron. The Akron Fire Department says the investigation continues
The municipal council head and two local journalists were also killed on Saturday night in the town of Imatra by a man who was swiftly arrested, SST news agency said.
Italians were voting Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that is being closely watched abroad to see if Italy becomes the next country t
A constitutional referendum is being held in Italy. It started at 7 am local time and will continue until 11 pm.
Voting activity until 12 pm local time was 20.10%. The record was set in Bologna – near
His remains reside next to a monument to Cuba’s original freedom fighter, José Martí.
MIAMI - A prisoner from Yemen at the Guantanamo Bay detention centre has been released and sent to the West African nation of Cape Verde for resettlement.
The Pentagon says the release announced Sund
GENEVA (AP) — High-ranking officials representing 46 countries including the U.S., China and European Union nations have failed to agree on a list of “environmental goods” like solar-powe
A gunman in Finland kills three women - a local politician and two journalists - in Imatra.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — A team of New Hampshire researchers is hoping their work in finding disease-causing bacteria in New Hampshire waters leads to a system that will eventually alert the industry when
Fidel Castro's remains are buried in a family ceremony, ending nine days of mourning in Cuba.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former CIA employee serving a 3 1/2 year-prison for leaking government secrets to a reporter is taking his case to a federal appeals court. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The trial for the man charged with second-degree murder in the April 9 shooting death of former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith begins this week. Jury selection starts Monday
ATLANTA (AP) — Mental health experts say that escaping a fire-filled forest, as thousands did Nov. 28 in the Great Smoky Mountains, can be more traumatic than disasters such as hurricanes, floods or
The sheer desire of high-skilled workers to come to Britain is a massive compliment to our economy, says Boris Johnson
Britain could pay in to some EU programs after Brexit but the government will take back control of its own money and will no longer spend large amounts in Brussels, Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said
At 82 and with an upper-class pedigree, Natalia Bolivar doesn't seem like the typical Cuban revolutionary. That is, until she matter-of-factly begins
The church is viewed as a dual religious and political move to exert Russian influence in the heart of France. Read more here
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Turkey and Russia will trade with each other in their national currencies. Turkey will pay in roubles and Russia will pay in Turkish liras, stated Turkish President Recep Erdogan in a speech in Istanb
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi was also criticised for not taking initiatives to resolve the Rohingya crisis
Cubans line the streets to see Fidel Castro's funeral cortege before he was laid to rest at a cemetery in Santiago.