UN: HOUTHI REBELS IMPEDING AID FLOW IN YEMEN

Yemen's powerful Houthi rebels are demanding to be given a cut of the international aid donated to keep millions of Yemenis out of...

ENDING PUTIN'S SUPPORT OF VENEZUELA NO EASY FEAT FOR US

In 2016, the head of Russia's largest oil company traveled to the birthplace of Hugo Chavez, in the empty, sweltering plains of Venezuela,...

 
 
 

THAI POLICE ARREST MAN IN ANOTHER FATAL MALL SHOOTING

Police in Thailand have arrested a man suspected of killing his ex-wife in the country's latest incident of deadly gun violence in...

JAPAN RECORDS TRADE DEFICIT IN JANUARY AMID GROWTH FEARS

Japan's Finance Ministry says the nation recorded a trade deficit for the month of January, as exports continued to decline amid worries...

 
 
 

2 SMALL PLANES COLLIDE IN AUSTRALIA, KILLING 4 ON BOARD

Two small planes have collided, killing four people and scattering debris across grassland in southeastern Australia

UN REPORT QUESTIONS POLICE, HIGHLIGHTS VIOLENCE IN HAITI

The United Nations issued a scathing report on Tuesday that accused Haitian police of not protecting an impoverished neighborhood from...

 
 
 

UN-BACKED GOVERNMENT IN LIBYA SAYS IT IS SUSPENDING UN-BROKERED TALKS WITH RIVALS FOLLOWING ATTACK ON PORT

MEXICO CITY TO TIGHTEN SCHOOL SAFETY AFTER GIRL, 7, KILLED

Mexico City officials say they are going to tighten rules for children leaving government schools on their own, after a 7-year-old...

 
 
 

RUSSIA IS TEMPORARILY BANNING CHINESE NATIONALS FROM ENTERING THE COUNTRY TO STOP THE SPREAD OF THE NEW VIRUS

TRUDEAU URGES PATIENCE, WARNS AGAINST FORCE IN RAIL PROTESTS

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is urging patience and warns against using force as his government works to resolve nationwide...

 
 
 

GAS WORKERS UNEARTH CENTURIES OF HISTORY IN LIMA'S SOIL

For nearly two decades, workers for a company building gas lines across Peru's capital have found themselves unearthing a treasure...

FITCH RATINGS: LEBANON FINANCES POINT TO DEBT RESTRUCTURING

Fitch Ratings says Lebanon's financial position points to a likely restructuring of the country's massive debt and financial sector...

 
 
 

DENMARK: WOMAN CONVICTED OF WELFARE FRAUD GETS 6.5 YEARS

The main suspect in a Danish fraud case involving $17 million in stolen welfare funds has been convicted and sentenced to 6 1/2 years...

HUGE LOCUST OUTBREAK IN AFRICA REACHES SOUTH SUDAN

Officials say it's the worst locust outbreak in East Africa in 70 years.

 
 
 

VATICAN POLICE PERFORM NEW RAIDS IN LONDON REAL ESTATE CASE

Vatican police have conducted new raids as part of a corruption investigation involving a London real estate venture

ONE DEAD IN ANOTHER MALL SHOOTING IN THAILAND

Gun violence has struck again in a Thai shopping mall, with a man fatally shooting a woman working at a beauty clinic in a Bangkok...

 
 
 

FIRM LOSES COMPENSATION CLAIM VS. NORWAY FOR SPY RECRUITMENT

A Norwegian concrete company has lost a compensation case against its home country, claiming it suffered financial losses after Norway's...

WATCHMAN SENTENCED TO 16 YEARS IN KILLING OF FLORIDA TOURIST

A hotel watchman has been convicted of killing a Florida tourist at an Airbnb lodging in Costa Rica and he's been sentenced to 16 years...

 
 
 

ELECTION COMMISSION: AFGHAN PRESIDENT GHANI WINS 2ND TERM

Afghanistan's independent election commission says President Ashraf Ghani has won a second term as president

CROATIA'S NEW, LEFTIST PRESIDENT INAUGURATED

Croatia's new, leftist president has formally taken office at an inauguration ceremony, urging tolerance and equality for all the country...

 
 
 



Bernie Sanders campaign to seek recount of Iowa caucuses

Bernie Sanders campaign to seek recount of Iowa caucuses

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign plans to ask the Iowa Democratic Party for a recount of the chaotic Iowa caucuses, which melted down earlier this month when a faulty app... Read more ...

VIDEO: Married off-duty cops pause date night to stop masked robber

VIDEO: Married off-duty cops pause date night to stop masked robber

A masked robber demanded cash from the register. Little did they know the couple having date night in the corner were both cops. Read more ...

Trump Commutes Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Trump Commutes Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

The move would free Blagojevich, once seen as a rising star in the Democratic Party, from federal prison four years before he would have been eligible for parole and clear his... Read more ...

President Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich sentence

President Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich sentence

President Donald Trump is commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Read more ...

'Good Times' star Ja'Net DuBois dead at 74

'Good Times' star Ja'Net DuBois dead at 74

Known for playing Willona Woods on "Good Times," as well as singing "The Jeffersons" theme song, DuBois is survived by three children. Read more ...

Banking Giant HSBC To Cut 35,000 Jobs Amid Restructuring

Banking Giant HSBC To Cut 35,000 Jobs Amid Restructuring

The bank says it will shed nearly 15% of its workforce and $100 billion in investments as it refocuses on growth markets in Asia and reduces operations in Europe and the U.S. Read more ...

AP source: AG William Barr tells people he might quit over President Trump's...

AP source: AG William Barr tells people he might quit over President Trump's tweets

Attorney General William Barr has told people close to him he's considering quitting his post after President Donald Trump wouldn't heed his warning to stop tweeting about... Read more ...

Newman awake, speaking after horrific Daytona 500 crash

Newman awake, speaking after horrific Daytona 500 crash

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is awake and speaking with family and doctors a day after his horrific crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500. Read more ...

Dosunmu scores 24, Illinois beats No. 9 Penn State 62-56

Dosunmu scores 24, Illinois beats No. 9 Penn State 62-56

The win also snapped Illinois' six-game losing streak against Penn State Read more ...

Cavaliers part ways with John Beilein amid disastrous first season

Cavaliers part ways with John Beilein amid disastrous first season

The Cleveland Cavaliers and John Beilein parted ways Tuesday, just over midway through his first season as head coach, ESPN reported Tuesday. Associate head coach J.B... Read more ...