SOUTH KOREA'S CENTRAL BANK LOWERS RATE AMID JAPAN TRADE ROW

South Korea's central bank has cut its policy rate for the first time in three years to combat a faltering economy that faces further...

LAWYER TO BE MEXICO'S FIRST BODY BUILDER AT PAN AM GAMES

Carlos Suárez will be the first Mexican to participate in the body-building competition at the Pan American Games and he spends six...

 
 
 

BORIS JOHNSON, JEREMY HUNT MAKE FINAL PITCH TO CONSERVATIVES

The two men competing to be Britain's next leader have held their final televised event in front of Conservative Party members who...

EX-ISRAELI PM BARAK SAYS HE HAS 'CUT ALL TIES' WITH EPSTEIN

Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Barak says he has cut all ties with Jeffrey Epstein, the American financier jailed on sex-trafficking...

 
 
 

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION DECLARES THE DEADLY EBOLA OUTBREAK IN CONGO A GLOBAL EMERGENCY

UN EXPERT CRITICAL OF HUNGARY'S TREATMENT OF ASYLUM-SEEKERS

A U.N. migration expert says Hungary should not allow security concerns to override the human rights of migrants

 
 
 

FED UP PUERTO RICANS PROTEST, DEMANDING GOVERNOR RESIGN

A feeling of outrage is rippling across Puerto Rico as people say they're fed up with neglect from Washington and the U.S. territory's...

9 KILLED IN INDIAN VILLAGE IN CLASH OVER LAND DISPUTE

Police say a village head and his supporters opened fire on a rival group in a land dispute in a northern Indian village, killing nine...

 
 
 

OLD WINDOWS GIVE VIEW OF JERUSALEM'S DIVERSITY

A project in downtown Jerusalem is using a tower of old windows to give a view of the city's diverse cultural past and present and...

MILITANTS BEHEAD 4 PEOPLE IN EGYPT'S SINAI

Egyptian security officials say militants have beheaded four people in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula

 
 
 

EU TAKES FURTHER STEP AGAINST POLAND OVER JUDICIAL REFORMS

The European Union has given Poland's government two months to reverse new disciplinary regulations that allegedly undermine the independence...

TURKEY ACQUITS 3 RIGHTS ACTIVISTS OF TERROR-RELATED CHARGES

A court in Istanbul has acquitted the Turkey representative of Reporters Without Borders and two other human rights activists of charges...

 
 
 

CUBA SAYS NATIONWIDE BLACKOUTS TO END BY SATURDAY

Cuba's energy minister says breakdowns in the country's power plants have caused blackouts across the country, and promises the problem...

ATTACK IN RESTAURANT IN NORTHERN IRAQ KILLS TURKISH DIPLOMAT

Turkey's news agency: Turkish diplomat in northern Iraqi city of Irbil killed during shooting attack in restaurant

 
 
 

UN COURT TO RULE ON INDIA-PAKISTAN ALLEGED SPY CASE

The United Nations' highest court is preparing to issue its judgment in a dispute between nuclear neighbors India and Pakistan over...

BULGARIA DETAINS CYBERSECURITY EMPLOYEE IN TAX DATA HACKING

Bulgarian police have detained a suspect who is allegedly behind the hacking of the national revenue agency, an attack that leaked...

 
 
 

MAN WHO RAMMED PEOPLE BY UK PARLIAMENT GUILTY OF MURDER BID

Three people were injured when Salih Khater hit a pedestrian and cyclists.

RELATIVES OF VICTIMS MARK 5TH ANNIVERSARY OF MH17 DOWNING

Five years after a missile blew Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 out of the sky above eastern Ukraine, relatives and friends of those killed...

 
 
 

BRITISH-IRANIAN WOMAN HELD IN IRAN MOVED TO PSYCHIATRIC WARD

The husband of a British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Iran says she has been transferred to a hospital mental health facility

SAUDI ARABIA INTERCEPTS DRONE LAUNCHED BY YEMENI REBELS

The Saudi military says it has intercepted a drone launched at the kingdom's southern border by Iranian-backed rebels in Yemen

 
 
 



Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death

Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death

The teen's parents said Wednesday that they were grateful for the verdict, even though it would not bring back their son. Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations. Read more ...

Man's golf shot kills daughter, 6, when ball hits her head

Man's golf shot kills daughter, 6, when ball hits her head

A six-year-old girl died Monday after she was hit in the head by a golf ball that her father hit, authorities said. Read more ...

Pumpsie Green, first black player on Boston Red Sox, dies at 85

Pumpsie Green, first black player on Boston Red Sox, dies at 85

Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the Boston Red Sox, has died at the age of 85. Read more ...

Man finds message in a bottle written 50 years ago, now searching for author

Man finds message in a bottle written 50 years ago, now searching for author

The man said he was looking for the author of the message who described himself in the note as a 13-year-old English boy traveling in a cruise ship along the southern... Read more ...

Prosecutors drop charges in Kevin Spacey sexual assault case

Prosecutors drop charges in Kevin Spacey sexual assault case

Prosecutors in Massachusetts have dropped sexual assault charges against actor Kevin Spacey, citing “unavailability of the witness.” Spacey was facing a felony charge of... Read more ...