Senior Bosnian and Iranian officials have said that they will fight terrorism while also vowing to boost trade between the two countries.
Hainan Airlines has wiped of Israel off their maps, marking the region as Palestinian Territories
Trial to probe if Franco-Syrian father and son were tortured in prison in 2013 under the Damascus-based regime
There was no apparent motive for the killing of the 29-year-old man named by local media as Manmeet Alisher, a well-known singer in the Indian Punjabi community.
A Philippine mayor accused of drug trafficking was killed along with nine bodyguards in a shoot-out with police Friday, authorities said, hours after President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to intensif
CARACAS, (Reuters) – Venezuela’s top court yesterday approved an injunction against a congressional probe that found Rafael Ramirez, the former president of state oil company PDVSA, was responsi
NEW YORK, (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Rights advocates yesterday praised a new U.S. government rule barring its foreign aid contractors from discriminating against lesbian, gay, bisexual, tra
Rohingya Muslims say Myanmar soldiers raped or sexually assaulted dozens of women in a remote village in the northwest of the country during the biggest upsurge in violence against the persecuted mi
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Shiite rebels in Yemen fired a ballistic missile toward the holy Muslim city of Mecca overnight, Saudi Arabia said Friday, the insurgents’ deepest strike yet
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will clean up his language after God gave him an ultimatum.
Over the decades, the stone house and grounds that served as Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee’s headquarters at Gettysburg sprouted a motel, restaurant and other modern structures that dismayed p
Representatives from 24 nations agreed to create a zone that will encompass 600,000 square miles of ocean in the Ross Sea in Antarctica
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — The Satanic Temple is waging religious battles along a variety of fronts nationwide, and its co-founder says it’s just getting started. The 3-year-old organization is fighti
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rosa Ruiz returned from a gambling jaunt to San Diego before dawn Saturday and was back on another bus that evening, headed for a desert casino. Like others who routinely board bus
A bus driver in Brisbane, Australia dies after a passenger douses him with a flammable liquid and sets him on fire.
U SHEY KYA/YANGON (Reuters) - Rohingya Muslims say Myanmar soldiers raped or sexually assaulted dozens of women in a remote village in the northwest of the country during the biggest upsurge in violen
VEGREVILLE, Alta. - The mayor of an Alberta town says he will fight the relocation of the federal immigration and refugee processing centre that has been the community's major employer since it opened
Michelle said this year's election is not about Republicans versus Democrats, but about something much bigger.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For the second day in a row, jurors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case will gather to hear closing arguments. They were scheduled to hear from attorneys on Thursday
CLEVELAND (AP) — A man who authorities say has agreed to spend the rest of his life in prison for fatally shooting a teenager at an Ohio sandwich shop is scheduled to be sentenced on Friday in Clevel
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party has expelled from its ranks two senior military officers for corruption, state media said, part of President Xi Jinping's sweeping campaign against g
NEW YORK (AP) — Patagonia is joining other companies that are giving workers a day off on Election Day, saying it wants to encourage its employees to have the time to elect candidates up and down the
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of imprisoning and raping a teenage relative has had his latest request to represent himself turned down. The Blade newspaper (http://bit.ly/2dMPSdy) reports a
BENTO RODRIGUES, Brazil (AP) — Spreading below lush mountains, this valley is rich in mineral wealth, including veins of gold and one of the largest iron ore deposits in the planet, discoveries that
Philippine anti-narcotics officers gunned down a town mayor and nine of his men in a clash Friday in one of the bloodiest operations since President
BOSTON (AP) — The government has issued new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases involving fraud and misconduct by their schools. Federal education officials have been
BEIJING (Reuters) - Hailing "mighty Uncle Xi", Chinese people have taken to social media using an old imperial term to welcome President Xi Jinping's naming by the Communist Party as its "core", despi
Nato is not seeking confrontation with Russia despite deploying 4,000 troops to eastern Europe, the alliance's chief tells the BBC.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California parole officials recommended Thursday that Charles "Tex" Watson, the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson, should remain in prison 47 y
NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The World Bank has appointed its first adviser tasked with promoting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) issues in its development work
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occup
California parole officials recommended Thursday that Charles "Tex" Watson, the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkable slap at their own presidential nominee, Republicans are running a TV ad in Chicago that touts a GOP congressman’s independence by showing him saying Donald Tru
A Syrian family accepted for asylum in the UK have their relocation plans cancelled twice.