Seventeen plays attributed to William Shakespeare were written in collaboration with other playwrights, according to an edition of his works coming out this month that uses "big data" to reveal the mi
British police said on Monday that they had arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with an incident that led to the evacuation of hundreds of passengers from London City Airport on Friday, but that
Authorities are hunting for a man suspected of killing his aunt and uncle, shooting two police officers, stealing a patrol car and carjacking other vehicles in a violent rampage in the Oklahoma City a
More than 80 human rights and aid organizations on Monday urged UN member states to drop Russia from the Human Rights Council over its military campaign in Syria.
A Moscow nanny on Monday pleaded guilty to murdering the four-year-old disabled child in her charge after brandishing the child's severed head on the street
Migrants at a camp on the Greek island of Lesbos on Monday hurled stones at police and torched temporary offices used by asylum officials in an hour-long protest over conditions.
A powerful explosion ripped through a building in a northern Chinese city on Monday, killing seven people and injuring scores more, officials said
Legendary and rare Carpathian horses called Hucul will breed in Vinnytsya oblast. Hucul originated in the Carpathian Mountains and is considered to be descended from wild steppe horses and Arabians, T
BANGUI (Reuters) - Three people were killed and six wounded in Central African Republic's capital Bangui on Monday when U.N. peacekeepers exchanged fire with armed men during a protest against the U.N
BAGHDAD/BARTELLA, Iraq (Reuters) - Islamic State expanded its attacks on Monday against the army and Kurdish forces across Iraq, trying to relieve pressure on the militant group's defenses around Mosu
SAN CRISTOBAL, Venezuela (Reuters) - Masked youths burned rubbish and set up roadblocks in a volatile Venezuelan border city on Monday, witnesses said, in the latest protest over the suspension of a r
Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov, who was illegally convicted in Russia has been transferred to a solitary confinement cell, his sister Natalia Kaplan has said. “Oleh Sentsov is in a punitiv
SOFIA (Reuters) - The main opposition contender in Bulgaria's presidential election vowed on Monday to seek better relations with Russia and a lifting of European Union sanctions against Moscow that h
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's government says Pope Francis will meet with President Nicolas Maduro at the Vatican on Monday.
Information Minister Ernesto Villegas confirmed the meeting via Twitter
Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin “you should just stop shooting” in a heated exchange last week, it has emerged. The two met in Berlin, where they were
EDMONTON - An ancient bone bed in a remote Mongolian desert presents tantalizing clues that dinosaurs of a feather may have flocked together for the same reasons modern birds do.
Research by Univer
Presidential candidate Jill Stein has canceled planned speeches in Seattle and Olympia as she recovers from pneumonia.
QAYARA, Iraq (AP) — Bayda Muhammad Khalaf followed the government’s advice to stay in her home with her husband and seven children as Iraqi troops advanced near their remote village outside mil
A Virginia taxi driver has pleaded guilty to trying to help a friend join ISIS
WARSAW (Reuters) - Hundreds of women marched again in Polish cities on Monday to oppose proposals for tight restrictions on abortion after earlier protests effectively scuttled a near-total ban on ter
TORONTO - Ontario's highest court has dismissed an appeal by the convicted killer of eight-year-old Victoria Stafford.
Michael Rafferty was sentenced to life in prison in 2013 with no chance of parol
Bobby Vee, best known for 1960s hits including Rubber Ball and Take Good Care of my Baby, dies at the age of 73.
The prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one’s eyes before parachuting out of a plane. But as the deadline for its completion near
Benedict Cumberbatch has said the plight of young children currently stranded in the Calais Jungle is "very worrying".
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The state NAACP says white students at a south Mississippi high school put a noose around the neck of a black student and “yanked backward.” Ayana Kinnel, spokeswoma
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MUSKRAT FALLS, N.L. - The Crown corporation in charge of the Muskrat Falls megaproject says it is worried about the safety of protesters who broke into the sprawling construction site on the weekend.
The regional government of the Belgian region Wallonia is blocking an EU trade deal with Canada - but what do we know about it?
HALIFAX - A new campaign warns parents about the dangers for young athletes of early specialization in sport.
Carolyn Townsend of Sport Nova Scotia says research has shown that kids who focus too muc
Consumer Reports on Monday released its predicted reliability of 2017 vehicle brands. The rankings are based on a survey of the magazine’s subscribers. Here is how the brands ranked, and the nu
Kurdish forces taking part in the offensive to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State militants are besieging a key town to the north-east.
German police said they are unable to confirm reports that a 17-year-old refugee died after being urged to throw himself from an apartment block by onlookers.
PARIS (AP) — Within weeks of the Pentagon allowing transgender service members to serve openly, Army officials said 10 soldiers have formally asked to be recognized as their new, preferred gender. Th
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A former Louisiana Cabinet official is fending off criticism about the way he managed a program to ensure seafood from the Gulf of Mexico was safe to eat after a massive oil s