U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Thursday described Russian interference in U.S. elections as "warfare."
SAN DIEGO (AP) — An immigrant who had been shielded from deportation but was sent back to Mexico has dropped his lawsuit against the Trump administration. A federal judge in San Diego on Thursday agr
English Football Association bosses faced calls to quit on Thursday over their “shambolic” handling of the Mark Sampson affair as Britain’s sports minister urged the organisation to
STANDISH, Maine (AP) — A Maine high school has rejected a student’s submitted yearbook photo because it shows him holding a shotgun. Wade Gelinas, a senior at Bonny Eagle High School in Standis
LAS VEGAS - American country music duo Big & Rich will be as concerned about security as they are about their lyrics and guitar chords with their return to the ......
The House of Representatives on Thursday urged the Federal Government to increase the tax on tobacco as a means of curbing smoking and funding healthcare services in the country. This followed a motio
BOSTON (AP) — A stretch of unusually warm and dry fall weather has pushed portions of New England back into drought. That’s according to the latest survey of conditions by the U.S. Drought Moni
BOONE, Iowa (AP) — Officials in the central Iowa city of Boone have announced plans to close the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Birthplace, citing waning revenue in recent years to the museum. The quaint, yel
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — The city of Farmington and San Juan County have decided to intervene in the Public Service Company of New Mexico’s Integrated Resource Plan case. The Farmington Daily Ti
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Mary Fallin has named Oklahoma’s commissioner of public safety as the state’s new adjutant general. Fallin said Thursday she has appointed Michael C. Thompson as
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Assembly has paid $100,000 to settle harassment, discrimination and retaliation claims made in 2014 against then-Assemblyman Steve Fox. Documents show the Apr
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Sen. Bob Menendez’s campaign fundraising is down by nearly half compared to his last election cycle as the New Jersey Democrat stands trial on federal corruption charges. F
GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have accused a North Carolina man of beating his girlfriend twice in one day. Maj. Richard Lewis of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office told local media outlets
HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) — Charges have been lodged against a 15-year-old boy who allegedly used fireworks to start a wildfire in Oregon’s scenic Columbia River Gorge that burned out of control, t
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has said that it will not force former President Olusegun Obasanjo to return as its member. It said it would respect the decision of the former Presi
NEW YORK (AP) — A former Dean Foods chairman who admitted feeding inside information to an influential Las Vegas gambler has been sentenced in New York to two years in prison. A federal judge imposed
The police in Niger State on Thursday said they have rescued a Division Police Officer who was abducted on Sunday along with his orderly. Mr Austine Agbonlahor, Commissioner of police told News Agenc
AUBURN, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for causing a library fire by placing a lit, mortar-style firework in a book return chute. Under a plea agreeme
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City woman had pleaded guilty to failing to pay taxes on at least $466,000 in a charge related to embezzling from her family’s company. Fifty-six-year-old Tamme
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — No more elephants under the big top in New York. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday signed legislation into law that bans any elephant performances at circuses, carnivals or
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal immigration officials are looking at expanding jail cells in Minnesota and other parts of the country. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has sent a request for inform
The British Film Institute stripped disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein of the BFI Scholarship, for his alleged "appalling conduct".
The US president's chief of staff rails against a politician who claimed Mr Trump was insensitive to a grieving war widow.
Olivier Giroud scored a fantastic late winner as Arsenal edged to their third straight Europa League win by beating 10-man Red Star Belgrade 1-0 in Serbia on Thursday. Arsene Wenger’s men rode t
An artist who helped rescue the house where civil right icon Rosa Parks lived and moved it to Germany is sending it back to the US to go on display.
As Egypt works to bring together two rival Palestinian factions, President Trump’s special Middle East envoy visited Cairo to help move those talks along.
Former US president George W. Bush has denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of "nativism", isolationism and conspiracy theories have clouded the nation's true identi
The Jazz Yard Academy together with Community Chest organisation will have Jazz Day in Bonteheuwel on Saturday.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders agreed to provide "stronger support" to Italy for its work in Libya aimed at curbing immigration to Europe, their summit chairman Donald Tusk said after tal
Gangsterism, protest action and vandalism all stood in the way of the Western Cape Human Settlements Department's service delivery.
SOCHI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin launched one of his most stinging critiques of U.S. foreign policy on Thursday, listing what he called some of the biggest betrayals in U.S.-Russia re
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's domestic intelligence agency said on Thursday that minors returning from war zones in Syria and Iraq could grow into a new generation of recruits in Germany for the Islami
the Taliban killed at least 58 people and nearly wiped out an army camp in a wave of attacks across Afghanistan.
Police in Mfuleni, Cape Town, have opened a murder investigation after the decomposed body of a woman was found near Kuils River.