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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is defending its request for information about an anti-Trump website that prosecutors allege was behind destructive Inauguration Day protests. Federal prose
NEW YORK (AP) — Preliminary figures from Nielsen show President Donald Trump’s speech on the war in Afghanistan was seen by nearly 28 million TV viewers, just under the number who watched his
GRAHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina county commissioner referred to slaves as “workers” during a discussion on removing a Confederate statue. The Times-News of Burlington reports Alaman
Oreo boasts several new features over current version Nougat
ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) — A white Minnesota man has been sentenced to two years in prison for a hatchet attack on a black man. Fifty-one-year-old Daniel Volkers of St. Cloud was sentenced Monday afte
CAMDEN, Ark. - It's a smorgasbord on Arkansas highways, with the third food spill in as many weeks. A truck driver distracted by a GPS unit crashed near the intersection of ......
The Commission said divestments offered by Bayer so far did not go far enough
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will outline its plans on Wednesday to escape the "direct jurisdiction" of the European Court of Justice after Brexit, one of Prime Minister Theresa May's main aims in talks
Trump's new strategy in Afghanistan is designed to put military pressure on the Taliban so they agree to talks, Tillerson says.              
Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson went out of his way to compliment Pyongyang for a two-week pause in missile tests even as new sanctions were announced.
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Marines put supermodel Kate Upton through her paces on Tuesday during a workout in Detroit to promote the upcoming Marine Week celebration in the city. Upton struggled a bit
MADISON, Wis. - Gov. Scott Walker's top aides offered legislators another round of assurances Tuesday that a Foxconn Technology Group plant in southeastern Wisconsin would transform the state's econom
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Authorities blamed flash-flooding Tuesday for the death of a man whose car was swept away by a torrent linked to thunderstorms that pummeled portions of Kansas ...
ST. LOUIS - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Tuesday halted the scheduled execution of condemned inmate Marcellus Williams after DNA testing raised questions about whether he actually killed. Just hour
Indo-US bilateral trade in goods and services increased from $104 bn in 2014 to $114 bn in 2016
The Charlottesville City Council voted to drape two Confederate statues in black fabric during a chaotic meeting packed with irate residents who screamed and cursed at councillors over the city's ...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Federal officials are reviewing annual quotas for 11 Alaska Native villages whose subsistence hunters are authorized to harvest bowhead whales. The National Oceanic and Atmospheri
DETROIT - Sailors with ties to Michigan and Illinois are among 10 who are missing after a U.S. warship collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia. Illinois U.S. Rep. Rodney ...
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Tuesday cut nearly $100 million in military and economic aid to Egypt and delayed almost $200 million more in military financing to Egypt, pending ...
This comes as experts warn that Cape Town will be in an even worse position this summer in terms of water security than a year ago.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has requested brakes be put on buying and selling booze at W Cape schools until she meets Education MEC.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have held a phone talk on Tuesday and "decisively" supported a proposed ceasefire in eastern Ukraine before the start of a new sch
MIAMI (AP) — Two tourists are dead after their personal watercraft crashed into a bridge in a Florida bay near Miami Beach. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reports that 30-yea
MADRID (Reuters) - An Islamist militant cell that used a van to kill 13 people in Barcelona had planned one or several major bomb attacks, possibly against churches or monuments, one suspect told a co
Firm to pay damages to medical receptionist who developed ovarian cancer after using its baby powder
French interior minister says Turkey 'effectively reporting' presence of returning extremists from Syria, Iraq
A Catholic priest who was a "wizard" in the Ku Klux Klan before becoming a clergyman has urged white supremacists to turn their back on hate by revealing his own personal journey from extremism.
In an effort to purge the video platform of extremist propaganda, YouTube has inadvertently removed content that could be used in potential war crimes prosecutions.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Visitors to the University of Southern California might well be muttering, “What fools these mortals be” as they stroll past a statue of the legendary queen of Troy a
No food and intermittent electricity - a BBC team sees what medics are up against in a rebel-held city.
As terrorists turn vehicles into weapons, cities across Europe are taking steps to protect pedestrians.
Peter Madsen, 46, has been detained and had changed his account of what happened on the night that Kim Wall, 30, a reporter, went missing.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — No raging forest fires trapped people. The telecommunications system didn’t crash. There were only a few traffic jams. Tourists spent money in restaurants and brewpubs, and
Churches in Cubao will ring their bells to protest against the drug war for five minutes every night.
Churches in Cubao will ring their bells every night in protest against President Duterte's war on drugs.
Churches in Cubao will ring their bells every night in protest against President Duterte's war on drugs.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Some Harvard University professors are fighting a proposal that would ban all fraternities and single-gender clubs on campus. More than 20 faculty members have signed their
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois man who killed a pregnant woman and her three children last month when he crashed his pickup truck into their vehicle has been arrested and charged with felo
What sets 6-year-old Grade 1 pupil Keith Mashiane apart from his peers is a passion for reading.
What sets 6-year-old Grade 1 pupil Keith Mashiane apart from his peers is a passion for reading.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida police officer fatally shot a man who authorities say was waving a gun around in a backyard. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports it happened Tuesday. Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida police officer shot and killed a man who authorities say was pointing a gun at a woman’s head. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports that it happened Tue
BOSTON (AP) — An advocacy group is calling for the renaming of Boston’s historic Faneuil Hall because its namesake had ties to slavery. The meeting house built in 1742 is where Samuel Adams a
The US urges Pakistan to stop sheltering Taliban forces amid a new US pledge to support Afghanistan.
PHOENIX (AP) — Republican President Donald Trump’s first political event since the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, has prompted several groups opposed to his policies to gather in Phoe
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appeared to make a peace overture to North Korea on Tuesday, welcoming what he called the restraint it had shown recently in its weapons pr
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is delaying nearly $200 million in military aid payments to Egypt pending human rights improvements. Under U.S. law, the secretary of state must certify t
The MCC will donate R900 000 a year over three years to Ukhanyo Primary School in Masiphumelele to improve their entire sporting structure.
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's main labor unions took to the streets of the capital on Tuesday demanding more jobs and protesting center-right President Mauricio Macri's economic policies.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A British conglomerate being sued by survivors of the Florida nightclub shooting says it had nothing to do with the gunman’s “terrible actions.” G4S PLC filed
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The high-profile case of a former Oklahoma City police officer convicted of raping women while on duty focused the public’s attention on the problem of sexual misconduct
Four men linked to last week's deadly violence in Catalonia face judge amid tight security  
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage says 7,600 residents of Maine fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War, a claim that is drawing consternation among historians. The self-de
A rare baby white koala needs help finding a name. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.              
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City prosecutors have charged nine reputed gang members with murder, weapons and other charges in seven shootings that left one person dead and 13 injured. Prosecutors say
A Ugandan court on Tuesday sentenced a Muslim group leader and three associates to life in prison after their conviction on terrorism charges.
A Ugandan court on Tuesday sentenced a Muslim group leader and three associates to life in prison after their conviction on terrorism charges.
Police announced discovery of the cell after two attacks last week.              
A Southern Right whale was successfully disentangled off-shore of Clovelly, between Kalk Bay and Fish Hoek, in Cape Town.
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