Law enforcement officers and soldiers, some wearing riot gear and many armed, began an operation on Thursday to remove Dakota Access pipeline protesters camped on private land in the path of the pipel
Pakistan's foreign ministry said late on Thursday it has declared an Indian diplomat persona non grata and given him 48 hours to leave the country.
MADISON, Wis. - A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his apartment after a date was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting three other women s
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is cutting short the sentences of 98 federal inmates as part of his ongoing push to grant clemency during his final months in office.
The latest round brings to 87
NEW YORK - Fox News boss Rupert Murdoch says that he wants to keep anchor Megyn Kelly at the network, but if she decides to leave "we have a deep bench of talent, many of whom would give their right a
Seeking to lash Hillary Clinton to her husband's sprawling post-presidential empire, Donald Trump accused the couple of turning to corruption to enri
MONTREAL - Call it acronym acrimony.
The province's anti-corruption unit certainly wasn't laughing over a public-sector union's appropriation of the word ''UPAC.''
The four letters make up the unit'
WASHINGTON (AP) — A 2011 confidential memo written by a longtime Bill Clinton aide during Hillary Clinton’s State Department tenure describes overlap between the former president’s busine
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Officials say a person who was injured in the shooting at a rail car factory in Virginia remains hospitalized. Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital said in a statement Thursday that
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in the drunken-driving death of a police officer who was struck while working DUI enforcement. Montgomery County State
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities begin arresting protesters at camp on private land in the path of Dakota Access pipeline .
LA JUNTA, Colo. (AP) — A former small town Colorado police officer was sentenced Thursday to 16 years in prison for fatally shooting a man in the back after he followed the man into his mother’
Michelle Obama gave a warm personal endorsement to Hillary Clinton at a campaign rally for the presidential nominee.
Obama has emerged as a compelling force in the hard-fought campaign, delivering powerful arguments against Republican Donald Trump and in support of Clinton`s bid to become the first female president
UN chief Ban Ki-Moon demands an immediate inquiry into an air strike that killed children in Syria.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland, Oregon, woman says her red Subaru was stolen from her driveway — and then it reappeared with an apology note and gas money. Erin Hatzi tells The Oregonian/OregonLive
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing in December on the proposed $85 billion merger of communications giants AT&T and Time Warner. The Republican and Democratic l
DETROIT (AP) — South Korean automakers Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. will pay $41.2 million to 33 states and the District of Columbia to settle an investigation into their fuel economy ratin
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. airstrikes this week in eastern Afghanistan killed several al-Qaida militants, including two Arabs and four Pakistanis, Afghan officials said Thursday, but added that a
President Vladimir Putin on Thursday slammed as "hysteria" claims that Russia has attempted to interfere in the upcoming US presidential elections by hacking American political institutions.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon demanded an immediate probe into Wednesday`s attack on the school in rebel-held Idlib province that he said "may amount to a war crime".
Turkey has handed over to the U.S. Justice Department further documents to back its request for the extradition of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, who Ankara accuses of orchestrating a fai
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia death row inmate convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend is scheduled for execution next month. Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Homer Bryson announced Thursday
The Iraqi army was trying on Thursday to reach a town south of Mosul where Islamic State has reportedly executed dozens to deter the population against any attempt to support the U.S.-led offensive o
Iraq's government launched a battle to retake its second largest city from the grip of Islamic State control.
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — USA Today publisher Gannett, suffering from the ongoing print-ad declines that have hurt the broader newspaper industry, is cutting jobs as it reported a loss in its latest quarter
Two strong temblors rocked central Italy, creating fears of massive fatalities that didn't materialize.
Quebec should recognize Canadian values and support its neighbours, Newfoundland and Labrador's finance minister said Thursday.
Cathy Bennett said she's "disappointed" that Quebec called on the feder
CARACAS (Reuters) - In a curious convergence of events on the same day last week, four Venezuelan provincial courts issued identical rulings, state governors quickly hit Twitter to celebrate, then the
WASHINGTON (AP) — An auto insurance industry official says insurers believe distracted driving is a big factor behind the recent surge in traffic fatalities and injuries. The Department of Transporta
U.S. Justice authorities announced action Thursday to shut down a group of India call centers that had cheated victims in the United States of hundreds of millions of dollars.
Republican Donald Trump is criticised by the family of a dead US soldier after saying as president he would have kept him alive.
Republican Donald Trump is criticised by the family of a dead Muslim soldier after saying as president he would have kept him alive.
Turkish police detained 45 air force pilots and were to take in dozens more on Thursday in the latest in a stream of police operations relating to investigations into a failed coup by rogue military