Thirteen big businesses, including oil giant Shell and retailer Walmart, on Wednesday urged US President Donald Trump to keep the United States in the Paris Agreement on climate change
A draft executive order that would withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement is under consideration, a senior administration official said on Wednesday, confirming an ear
Macron, who is looking to become France's youngest ever head of state, beat Le Pen during Sunday's first round of voting. A run-off between the two takes place on May 7.
Greece's creditors -- the European Commission, European Central Bank and the IMF -- resumed a long-delayed audit Tuesday following an agreement on additional fiscal cuts.
The EU has expressed deep concern over Hungarian plans to tighten government control over academic freedoms, migrants and nongovernmental organisations.
King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud sent a letter to Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishing the bilateral diplomatic relation
France’s foreign ministry says deadly sarin gas used in a chemical attack in Syria earlier this month that killed 87 people “bears the signature” of President Bashar Assad’s government. A six-page
Turkish petrochemical complex Petkim will complete construction of all generating facilities of a wind farm on the Aliaga peninsula in western Turkey in June
Dragon Capital said the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) seized its computers as part of a court-approved investigation into the use of unlicensed software.
Bangladesh has approved a project to build hundreds of mosques with almost $1 billion from Saudi Arabia, an official said Wednesday, worrying minorities who fear they could be used to spread fundament
Unhappy with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit order against his policies on travel ban and sanctuary cities, President Donald Trump on Wednesday vowed to fight against the order in th
NEW YORK - Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," and whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest ...
NEW YORK - It's a salamander by any other name — and some of those names are comical.
The Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo is now proudly displaying two Eastern hellbenders ......
France has said it has evidence that the Syrian air force dropped bombs containing nerve agent sarin on a rebel-held town earlier this month that killed 89 people.
Three members of Ghana's parliament and a former lawmaker are facing travel bans to Britain over apparent visa irregularities, according to a leaked document seen by AFP Wednesday
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp’s former business managers say the star “is a habitual liar who denies responsibility for his own outrageous conduct” and “has himself to blame
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it has repelled a large cyberattack on government offices and private citizens. The national cyber bureau at the prime minister’s office said Wednesday that hackers
French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron was on Wednesday heckled by factory workers in Amiens city after a visit by his far-right rival Marine Le Pen.
BERNARDS, N.J. (AP) — Crews have returned to a New Jersey church where they are taking down a 600-year-old white oak tree that’s believed to be among the oldest in the nation. The work at the B
TANGIER, Va. (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended its search in Virginia for a man whose bank sank 5 miles off Tangier Island after taking on water in the Chesapeake Bay. Coast Guard Petty Officer Be
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Nearly half of Russians want Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to quit, an opinion poll showed on Wednesday, suggesting corruption allegations leveled against him by political opponent
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The body of an inmate who hanged himself at a St. Louis halfway house remained undiscovered for hours while corrections employees streamed movies and skipped security checks, records
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a region that takes food seriously, feral hogs are despised as destructive, but their rich, dark meat is winning fans among Louisiana chefs. A small slaughterhouse is butchering
The arrests in the southeastern city of Teulada and the enclave of Ceuta in northern Morocco came a day after Spanish police detained four men with alleged links to people involved in the Brussels ai
Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir Wednesday ordered internet service providers to block popular social media services including Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp after an upsurge in violence in
PORT MAHON, Delaware — Federal officials say humpback whales have been dying in unusually large numbers along the Atlantic Coast. The News Journal reports that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad
A rescue dog at the Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre in Kenilworth, looks just like William Shakespeare. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports on this Instagram ready pooch.
ROME (Reuters) - The ousted Grand Master of the Knights of Malta Catholic charity will attend a meeting that could elect his successor, the group said on Wednesday, in a direct defiance of Pope Franci
Afghan officials say ISIS militants have attacked the Taliban in the northern Jawzjan province, igniting heavy clashes in which dozens of fighters were killed
About 150 militants are waiting near the Line of Control (LoC) in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) to sneak into the Valley, a top army official said today with an assertion that the attempts would be
Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu, who arrived in Tashkent, discussed the current state and prospects of bilateral relations in political, trade and
Stung by his second major setback on immigration, President Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed as "ridiculous" a court order blocking his attempt to deny cities harboring undocumented immigr
President Donald Trump Wednesday attacked a federal judge's ruling that blocked his executive order seeking to withhold funds from "sanctuary cities" for illegal immigrants, vowing to appeal it to the
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Taiwanese man who was missing on a mountain in Nepal for 47 days was rescued Wednesday, but his girlfriend died just three days before they were discovered, trekking officia