Billionaire investor George Soros has defended his decision to hand £400,000 to a campaign arguing against Brexit - and says he considers leaving the EU a "tragic mistake".
Romania's President Klaus Iohannis Friday expressed support for the country's chief anti-corruption prosecutor, saying he had seen no evidence to justify a request by the justice minister to sack her.
The United States is due to announce its largest package of sanctions against North Korea to pressure the reclusive country to give up its nuclear and missile programs, as South Korea readies itself f
Over 20,000 French farms could go bankrupt if the European Union concludes a major trade deal with four South American countries, France's biggest farm union warned Friday.
CHICAGO (AP) — The father of a 2-year-old found stabbed to death in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood has been charged with first-degree murder. Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson announc
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May had a positive meeting about Brexit with her ministers, where they agreed upon the basis of her forthcoming speech on the UK's future relationship with th
The United Kingdom violates women's rights in Northern Ireland by unduly restricting their access to abortion, a report by the U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women said Fr
U.S. presidential adviser Ivanka Trump arrived in Seoul ahead of the Winter Olympics’ closing ceremony, while South Korean President Moon Jae-in faced a backlash for agreeing to host a sanctioned No
The cost of a controversial natural gas pipeline planned to run through Virginia is expected to increase by more than $1 billon. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports Duke Energy is a 47 percent partne
CALERA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man is defending his son, who’s accused of murder in the slaying of his exhibitionist wife. William West tells Birmingham-area news media that he doesn’t b
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan’s special high court has sentenced a South African military veteran to execution by hanging. Retired colonel William Endley, a former adviser to past Vice
CINCINNATI (AP) — Flooding is swamping more roadways along the Ohio River as forecasters expect the river to reach levels not seen since the region’s deadly 1997 floods. The National Weather
MAPUBO, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Discarded military fatigues, boots, trash, a charred corpse inside a smoldering hut: this is all that remains of a Ugandan rebel base in the wake of wh
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Pima County authorities are investigating the deaths of two men whose bodies were found with “obvious signs of trauma” at a home west of Tucson. The Sheriff’s
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court says police need a search warrant to obtain a urine sample from someone who is arrested. The high court ruled privacy issues outweigh the state
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A former employee of a luxury Connecticut car dealership has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $1 million from the business. Federal prosecutors say 50-year-old Vanessa V
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A Massachusetts man accused of deliberately crashing a stolen bakery delivery truck into a Planned Parenthood clinic in New Jersey is due in court for a detention hearing. Marck
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The head of the New Hampshire chapter of the National Education Association says that arming teachers is an abominable idea. Megan Tuttle says educators didn’t enter the
The Philippine government summoned the US ambassador over an American intelligence report that listed President Rodrigo Duterte and his deadly war on drugs as a "regional threat", Manila said Friday.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders staked out opposing positions on the size and aims of the bloc's budget on Friday ahead of tough negotiations to deal with a hole in Brussels' finances crea