A Brazilian Supreme Court justice sent a corruption charge against President Michel Temer to Congress on Wednesday, advancing the process under which the center-right leader could be removed from offi
Security has been beefed up to unprecedented levels in Ottawa following extremist attacks in Europe as Canada prepares to welcome a record 500,000 revellers for the country's 150th anniversary celebra
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said it attacked a Syrian military position on Wednesday after a stray mortar shell from fighting in Syria's civil war landed inside the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.
BOSTON (AP) — A Boston police detective has been charged with lying to federal officials so he could fly armed on personal trips and allow a friend to avoid going through airport security. Sgt. Det.
NEW YORK (AP) — As the 20th anniversary of the initial publishing of the first Harry Potter book is celebrated this week, another generation is being introduced to Harry, Hogwarts and all the rest of
NEW YORK (AP) — New York police and federal officials are offering up to $40,000 in reward money for information that leads to an arrest in a Central Park explosion that injured a tourist last summer
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An FBI agent was set to appear in court Wednesday on charges that he lied about shooting at a key figure in last year’s armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge just
BRASILIA (Reuters) - A Brazilian Supreme Court justice sent a corruption charge against President Michel Temer to Congress on Wednesday, advancing the process under which the center-right leader could
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida teacher who tipped off drug dealers that her detective husband was investigating them in order to get revenge for his alleged infidelity has been sentenced to t
Iraqi security forces are closing in on an increasingly desperate and shrinking band of ISIS fighters in Mosul.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they have reached a settlement with Panda Express over allegations the company discriminated against workers who were not U.S. citizens. Under the settlement
The White House announced Wednesday that Trump has accepted French President Emmanuel Macron's invitation to help celebrate France's national holiday
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf and a Boston terrier found emaciated and diseased at an animal breeding operation have signed legislation strengthening laws against animal cruelty a
Oladimeji Ramon Suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, on Wednesday, filed a fundamental rights enforcement action before the Lagos Federal High Court in Lagos, urging
Five grieving families watched powerlessly as the bodies of their loved one were exhumed in Ventersdorp.
The National Association of Nigerian Students has vowed to resist plans by some tertiary institutions to increase tuition fees, its President, Mr. Chinonso Obasi, has said. Obasi, in a statement he is
Libyan gunmen blocked and damaged part of a United Nations convoy on a coastal road west of the capital Tripoli
Only a few months into his term as president, Donald Trump will hold court at a $35,000-per-plate donor event Wednesday night at his hotel in Washington.
Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt fired to victory in the 100m in Ostrava on Wednesday in a modest 10.06 seconds, in what was his first appearance in Europe in his farewell season. “I love th
CINCINNATI - Ohio moved a step closer to resuming executions as a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday in the state's favour in a case over its lethal injection process.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is urging the House to stiffen the punishment for people who re-enter the U.S. illegally and for “sanctuary” cities and states that refuse to coop
MADISON, Wis. - A federal appeals court has refused to immediately release a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" while the state fights the reversal of ......
The president says he thinks the Senate plan will "get over the line" and get the votes needed to pass.
Aggrieved Constituent Voters in Kogi West senatorial district says there is no going back on the recall of Sen. Dino Melaye who represents the constituency at the Senate. The leader of the group, Mr O
CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal appeals court ruling on Ohio’s 3-drug lethal injection method opens door to executions.
Consumers might pay less up front every month, but if you break a bone or get hospitalized for a serious illness, you could be on the hook for a bigger share of the bill.
Enyimba International Football Club of Aba on Wednesday in Calabar defeated El-Kanemi Warriors FC of Maiduguri 4-0 in a 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League Week 26 fixture. Ikechuckwu Ibene
PORTER, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana water park where 11 children suffered chemical burns must remain closed until it’s in full compliance with regulations. Porter County Health Departmen
The National Chairman, Board of Trustees, Peoples Democratic Party, Sen.Walid Jibrin, said on Wednesday that Biafra would be realised only by referendum and not quit notice. Jibrin stated this while s
A Pakistani man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for laundering nearly $20 million as part of an international hacking scheme.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Constitutional Court on Wednesday ruled that the city of Hamburg cannot completely ban a camp in a municipal park where more than 10,000 protesters had planned to gather d
Koi pla is a quick and cheap Thai dish enjoyed by millions but the dish is also a favourite for parasites that can cause lethal liver cancer.
Recession-hit years have renewed interest, with prospectors drawn to the Italian Goldpanning Championship.
LOS ANGELES - The film academy is inviting 774 new members to join its ranks, including actors Leslie Jones, Dwayne Johnson, Riz Ahmed, Chris Pratt and Anna Faris.
The Academy of ......