President Xi Jinping has turned back the clock on gender equality, reinforcing a glass ceiling that has kept women out of the Communist Party top.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - At least 138 people died when a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 struck central Mexico on Tuesday, toppling buildings in the heavily populated capital where rescuers scoure
Only regular forces in troubled region will have access to weapons, Sudanese president says
As seems to be the norm now when a disaster strikes, people took to Twitter when a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck central Mexico on Tuesday. Just as people posted photos and videos from hurricane
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Wednesday the first group of about 50 men and woman held in two controversial detention centers for asylum-seekers on remote Pacif
NEW YORK - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took his so-called progressive trade agenda to the United States on Tuesday.
In a speech Tuesday night, Trudeau argued that worker-friendly policies are key .
UNITED NATIONS — President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday to "totally destroy North Korea" if the U.S.
WHISTLER, B.C. - A woman says her four-year-old therapy dog has been shot and killed by a hunter who mistook the animal for a wolf near Whistler, B.C.
Valé Calderoni says ...
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — A ninth person has died nearly a week after the evacuation of a Florida nursing home that Hurricane Irma left without air conditioning. Gov. Rick Scott’s office announc
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man who was shot by police last fall after being suspected of breaking into a home in an attempt to steal the owner’s vehicle has been sentenced to 2
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Iran nuclear deal must be changed if the United States is to remain in it, the top U.S. diplomat said on Tuesday, suggesting its key limits on the Iranian nuclear progra
LEBANON, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a reported funnel cloud damaged buildings at a dairy farm southeast of Salem in the area of Lacomb. Lebanon Fire District officials say firefighters were called
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Chandler that has wounded a teenage boy and a 41-year-old man. Chandler police say the two victims both are hospi
PHOENIX - The Latest on the assault trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris (all times local):
A defence lawyer has pressed the man the Morris brothers are accused ...
196 Turkish citizens granted asylum since foiled 2016 coup
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea seemed to play down the latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea by President Donald Trump, calling his words a signal of Washington’s strong resolve to
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cleanups at some U.S. hazardous waste sites have stopped or slowed down because the Environmental Protection Agency does not manage its Superfund staff effectively to match its wo
The tremor toppled buildings in the capital with many feared trapped in the rubble.
UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the UN General Assembly (all times local):
OTTAWA - Three Liberal ministers came under fire tonight by opposition parties concerned about the government's pot plans.
Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale