The death toll from a roadside bomb targeting a passenger vehicle in Pakistan's northwest rose to 13 Wednesday as three critically injured people died overnight in hospital, officials said
U.S. troops began delivering a missile defence system that has infuriated China to a deployment site in South Korea Wednesday, amid heightened tensions over the North's nuclear ambitions
The number of senior managers at the BBC earning more than 150,000 pounds ($192,555) a year has risen despite a promise by the publicly-funded broadcaster to cut the figure by a fifth, Britain's spend
China has launched its first domestically designed and built aircraft carrier, state media said Wednesday, as the country seeks to transform its navy into a force capable of projecting power onto the
Press freedom has never been as threatened as it is now, in the "new post-truth era of fake news" after the election of U.S. President Donald Trump, Reporters Without Borders warned Wednesday
The opposition urged protesters to march on central Caracas, a pro-Maduro bastion where the seat of government is located.
The leaders of the other 27 EU nations will meet on April 29 to set down the bloc's red lines, though the talks will not begin until June.
Sweden on Tuesday released a second suspect held in connection with the deadly Stockholm truck attack earlier this month, prosecutors said, The Local writes. “The person is no longer a suspect,” the p
PHUKET, Thailand - The wife of a Thai man who hanged their 11-month-old daughter on Facebook Live said Wednesday her husband is the only person to blame, and she bears ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order Wednesday directing his interior secretary to review the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as “national
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is proposing tax cuts for individuals and businesses even as Washington struggles with mounting debt.
Trump is scheduled Wednesday to unveil the broad outlines of
DENVER - Deep snow is melting into Western mountain streams, but some farmers and ranchers on the high plains are struggling amid a lengthy dry spell and the aftermath of ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus is the fourth stop on Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson’s national listening tour. President Donald Trump’s housing secretary has been trav
Rather than efforts to keep the peace, the conflict is escalating in the war-ravaged country, said head of UN mission
WASHINGTON (AP) — Not since John F. Kennedy appointed his brother Bobby to be attorney general and his brother-in-law as director of the Peace Corps has a president leaned so heavily on his family. E
South Korean presidential front-runner Moon Jae-in has outraged persecuted sexual minority groups by saying during a television debate that he oppose
COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — A 15-year-old Tennessee girl who authorities say was kidnapped by her teacher had endured months of abuse at the hands of her mother, according to court documents, making her p
WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s an unconventional new president in the White House. And the Republicans now have a new lock on both ends of Washington’s Pennsylvania Avenue. But the capital cit
China on Wednesday launched its second aircraft carrier, the first to be developed and built indigenously, in a Dalian shipyard in Liaoning Province.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to violate federal law when he failed to seek permission or inform the U.S. government about
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — One video showed a young Kashmiri man strapped to a patrolling Indian army jeep as a human shield against stone-throwing protesters. Others showed soldiers beating local men wi
The move prompted protests by hundreds of local residents and was denounced by the frontrunner in South Korea's presidential election on May 9.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Shares rose in Asia on Wednesday after hopes for tax cuts by President Donald Trump drove record-breaking gains overnight on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A missing 5-year-old boy’s father has been released from jail in an unexpected twist that only deepens the mystery behind the boy’s disappearance. Investigators on Tues
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police on Wednesday arrested two disqualified pro-independence legislators for unlawful assembly over an effort to force their way into a Legislative Council meeting in
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A friend of Susan Berman testified that Berman tapped New York real estate heir Robert Durst as her potential killer years before she was executed in her home. Miriam Barnes’
The move sparked protests and is opposed by China which says it could upset the regional security balance.
US District Judge William Orrick says executive order unconstitutional, lawsuits likely to succeed
"The future is made of 'yous,' it is made of encounters, because life flows through our relations with others," Francis said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For the third time in two months, a federal judge has knocked down an immigration order by President Donald Trump and used Trump’s own language against him. In a ruling on
Qatar Airways invites passengers to start planning their next trip with amazing discounts on flights across all cabin classes
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish authorities detained 800 people overnight suspected of links to U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, security sources said on Wednesday, in one of the largest operations in mo
Ankara does not recognize monitoring decision, stands ready to reconsider EU accession, Turkish president says
KISUMU (Reuters) - A crowd of elated young men danced outside the market in Kenya’s southern Kisumu city, waving the crisp new 200 shilling ($2) notes that a local politician was distributing from beh