Hit by sliding poll numbers, Dutch nationalist Geert Wilders said he would resume his campaign this weekend after revelations of leaks from his police protection prompted him to halt all public appear
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Seventh-graders Alex Hibbert and Jaden Piner returned to middle school Wednesday as Oscar winners, but the “Moonlight” stars still had to go back to basics with
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump surprised congressional leaders when he suddenly suggested he was open to broad immigration reform. But while there is appetite on Capitol Hill for legislatio
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey officer is accused of stealing cocaine the department used for training purposes and using it himself. County prosecutors say Lt. John Adams surrendered Wednesday
WASHINGTON (AP) — Deep-freezing donated organs might one day help improve the transplant supply but scientists must first figure out how to thaw the delicate tissue without it cracking. Now researche
RIDDLE, Ore. (AP) — Multiple people were killed and others seriously injured when a house fire broke out overnight in a small town in Oregon, authorities said Wednesday. There were less than 10 peopl
More than 230 former ABC News correspondents, executives and producers have signed a letter urging the US network's current top executive to take a firm stand against any Trump administration effort t
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky say an officer has shot a man, and the man is in unknown condition. The Courier-Journal (http://cjky.it/2meYk97 ) reports the unidentified man was taken to U
Pope Francis bowed his forehead to receive a dab of ashes, then smudged ashes in turn on the heads of other faithful during an Ash Wednesday service in an ancient Roman basilica.
RIDDLE, Oregon (AP) — Authorities say multiple people are dead, others seriously injured in an Oregon house fire.
Forensics officers have locked down a neighbourhood in western France, searching for traces of a family that disappeared, leaving behind a bloody mobile phone, stripped beds and a home where "time fro
KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - A fifth of a million phone users in Ukraine's rebel-controlled eastern city of Donetsk were cut off from the rest of the country on Wednesday after armed men took ove
The House of Lords voted 358 to 256 to amend the Brexit bill to include the guaranteed protection of EU nationals in the U.K.
Mexican police have found the tortured bodies of nine men and two women on the outskirts of the Gulf coast city of Veracruz.
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A Roman Catholic chapel at a New Jersey shopping mall is closing after more than 45 years. St. Therese’s Chapel is located at the Bergen Town Center in Paramus and is also
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A former Harvard employee is accused of stealing nearly $48,000 from the university and using it on personal purchases. Prosecutors say 32-year-old Darris Saylors, of Chattano
An eight-year-old Toronto-area hockey goalie whose hip-hop moves on the ice have made him an online sensation is relishing the prospect of being called up to the big leagues — for a dance-off.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal lawsuit by an environmental group seeking to force federal agencies to analyze whether about two dozen dams operating in Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Montana are harmin
MONTREAL - Three Concordia University buildings in downtown Montreal remained closed on Wednesday after the institution received bomb threats targeting Muslim students.
Classes were disrupted for sev
GENEVA(Reuters) - Syrian government aircraft deliberately bombed and strafed a humanitarian convoy, killing 14 aid workers and halting relief operations, U.N. investigators said on Wednesday in a repo
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says one of two police officers shot while investigating a home burglary in the city likely will be released from a hospital Wednesday. He says the secon
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Virginia school board that wants to keep a transgender teen from using the boys’ restroom at his high school is calling on the Supreme Court to delay consideration of the
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's upper house of parliament defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's government on Wednesday, voting in favor of a change to her Brexit plan that says she can only trigger exit
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The investigation into the sexual assault of a disabled black football player by his white teammates at a small-town Idaho high school showed that crucial evidence was collected b
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is spotlighting violence committed by immigrants, announcing the creation of a national office that can assist American victims of such crimes. He said during
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Heavy clashes last week between armed factions in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, resulted in severe damage to dozens of buildings and hundreds of vehicles, a district mayor said on W
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Closing arguments are underway in the bribery case of former Utah attorney general, one of the highest-profile scandals in state history. Prosecutors will go first as they attem
Humans have created 208 new minerals, bolstering the argument that the planet has entered a new epoch in its geological history, a study being publis
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker present future options for the EU after Brexit.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russian-backed Syrian government forces and their allies fought their way into Palmyra on Wednesday, driving back Islamic State militants who have held the historic city since Decem
KUGAARUK, Nunavut - Officials are scrambling to find classroom space for hundreds of children after a suspicious fire in bitter cold destroyed the only school in a remote Arctic hamlet.
"We've lost e
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — California authorities are investigating after video surfaced of fishermen reeling in what appears to be a juvenile great white shark on the Huntington Beach Pier. Cal
Ottawa police say that officers who deal with the public will be better able to identify themselves to people who are blind or partially sighted, in what's being called a first in Canada.
The force s
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A deputy has shot a man accused of robbing a customer inside a Baton Rouge gas station. Media outlets report the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office says 21-year-old Jerem