Mexican cartel kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is expected to appear in a court in New York on Friday, shortly after his surprise extradition from Mexico ended a decades-long career in drug-traffick
The Kremlin may have spent years reviling America, but Russians hoping Donald Trump will usher in a new era of detente marked his inauguration on Friday with parties and trinkets from commemorative co
Several hundred people, most of them expatriate Americans, held a protest Friday in the Japanese capital, Tokyo, against U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, hours before his inauguration in Washington
The International Monetary Fund's chief has reassured German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble that the IMF plans to remain constructively engaged in talks about further aid for Greece, a spokesman
The four armed settlers entered the village of Qusra, sparking a confrontation with residents, municipality head Abdul Azeem al-Wadi said
West African delegation is in Banjul in final attempt to negotiate safe exit for Jammeh
Kenya's new electoral commission was sworn in Friday to replace a team forced to quit after violent protests by opponents who accused them of bias, mismanagement and corruption
Created in 1975, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) focuses mainly on resolving regional conflicts.
A group of Nigerian writers, intellectuals and media figures called on President Muhammadu Buhari Friday to stop the persecution of journalists, after an online publication's news staff was briefly de
The attack occurred as aid workers were trying to help bombing victims. The Red Cross said it had evacuated nearly 90 people from Rann to Maiduguri.
Britain's police watchdog is to hold an investigation after officers were filmed firing a stun-gun at their own local black race relations adviser who they apparently mistook for a wanted suspect, the
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada reports the annualized inflation rate in December was 1.5 per cent. That's up from November's rate of 1.2 per cent but a smaller increase than analyst estimates.
Trump quoted a tweet praising his daughter Ivanka, but the account mentioned in the tweet belongs to Ivanka Majic.
An estimated 800,000 people are forecast to turn out at the foot of the Capitol and along the vast Mall to witness the culmination of Trump`s unlikely bid for the White House.
Before you can become commander in chief, you must first take the oath of office.
As Donald Trump prepares for his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States of America on Friday, with historically low approval ratings, a lot of A-list celebrities, musicians, artists
DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — Court documents show that a Georgia prosecutor arrested in a prostitution sting was shown on video having sex. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://on-ajc.com/2iJ9odq ) repor
A Belgian court Friday upheld French comedian Dieudonne's two-month jail sentence for incitement to hatred over alleged racist and anti-Semitic comments during a show in Belgium, a lawyer said
Rescuers Friday found six people alive in an Italian mountain hotel that was engulfed in a devastating avalanche two days earlier, and hopes rose that more survivors could be found
Six people have been found alive under the avalanche that hit an Italian mountain hotel almost two days ago and rescuers are working to free them from the snow, fire brigade spokesman Luca Cari said F
Two children are among the eight who have spent at least 40 hours buried in snow and rubble.
WASHINGTON - The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times local):
President-elect Donald Trump is starting inaugural day off with a tweet
Search-and-rescue teams have found at least six people alive buried under the rubble of a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy that was hit by a powerful avalanche.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A day after an expletive-laced court appearance on charges he killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend, a fugitive is due in court again in Florida to face five new charges filed agains
Four people including a young child are killed, but police say it is not a terror attack.
UNESCO said in a statement that "60 percent of the old city of Aleppo has been severely damaged, with 30 percent totally destroyed."
Massive crowds of supporters and opponents of Donald Trump are gathering in Washington as the world prepares for an extraordinary inauguration ceremony.
European governments prepared for Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday, apprehensive about a break in U.S. foreign policy tradition but hopeful that common interests and economic reality would prevent a
The ANSA news agency said rescuers made contact with the survivors, who are still under the rubble at the Hotel Rigopiano.
PENNE, Italy (Reuters) - Eight people were found alive on Friday two days after being buried under a massive avalanche that hit a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy, a Civil Protection official sa
IS militants destroy part of the Roman Theatre's facade and a nearby monument.
Myanmar's government lashed out at Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak Friday, accusing him of using the Rohingya crisis unfolding in Rakhine state for his own "political interests"
JALPAIGURI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Fagua Ooraon was running late for work when traffickers stopped outside his hut and said they were taking his teenage daughter with them to the city fo
FARINDOLA, Italy - The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local):
Italian news reports say the number of people found alive under the rubble of the ava