Suddenly homeless Mexicans relying on the kindness of strangers to survive. Some are sleeping in their cars outside their homes, "So people don't rob
Soldiers are sent to help Rio police after heavily-armed drug gangs fought over its biggest favela.
Shanu Babar loves train journeys so much that he began documenting his. Soon, others joined him.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister said Friday the downturn in relations with the United States began with the Obama administration’s “small-hearted” and “
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — About 40 certified technicians will perform free child seat safety checks at AAA headquarters in Dearborn as part of National Child Passenger Safety Week . The auto club is t
Despite the gradual defeat of IS, Iraq's minorities fear for their future, says Yolande Knell.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey mayor has pleaded guilty to corruption charges, which means he will be forced to step down from his job. The Bergen Record (https://njersy.co/2foEUx0 ) says Torre
NEW YORK (AP) — Moody’s has downgraded its credit rating on Great Britain, citing the country’s weakening finances and the impact of its decision to exit the European Union. The agency
The Catalan referendum places some uncertainty over the future of Spain's prestigious football club.
OKARCHE, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma-born priest killed during Guatemala’s civil war is set to be beatified and is on the path to possible sainthood. Thousands of people are expected to attend a
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has appointed Emil John Kiehne to the New Mexico Court of Appeals. Martinez announced the appointment Friday. Kiehne is from Los Lunas and is r
DENVER (AP) — Federal prosecutors say two men have been charged with stealing guns from a store in Colorado. The U.S. attorney’s office in Denver said Friday that the pair of 23-year-olds fro
WAGNER, S.D. (AP) — A county prosecutor won’t handle the case of a South Dakota man whose family and tribe have accused police of excessive force after a weekend pursuit because the man serve
Canada will impose targeted sanctions against 40 Venezuelan senior officials, including President Nicolas Maduro, to punish them for "anti-democratic
Wading through highways swamped by turbid waters that sloshed over scattered, sunken belongings, residents of this Puerto Rican barrio flooded by Hurricane Maria have begun emerging from their shatter
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Walmart official who focuses on corporate investigations has been nominated for a U.S. attorney post in Arkansas. President Donald Trump on Friday nominated Duane Kees to
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — Pawtucket has its first female police chief. Chief Tina Goncalves was sworn into office Friday by Democratic Mayor Donald Grebien at a ceremony attended by politicians and la
SALISBURY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say one of two people seriously injured when their car crashed into a tractor trailer on Interstate 78 has died. The Lehigh County coroner tells WFMZ-TV (
A number of Rohingya activists have had their social media accounts curtailed during the recent conflict in Myanmar.
About 70,000 people, were being evacuated with buses because the nearby Guajataca Dam was failing.
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested a man suspected of unmooring two large cruise boats and setting them adrift in the Duluth harbor. Deputy Police Chief Nick Lukovsky says charges are pendin
NEVADA, Iowa (AP) — Police in central Iowa are investigating after saying they believe a mobile home fire was intentionally set. Nevada Police Chief Ricardo Martinez II says the fire was reported T
BOSTON (AP) — A Boston police detective is pleading guilty to lying to federal officials so he could fly armed on personal trips and allow a friend to avoid going through airport security. The U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A survivor of sexual abuse by Japan’s World War II-era army has attended the dedication of a San Francisco statue commemorating the plight of Asia’s so-called ̶
To structural engineers, it’s no mystery why the earthquake in Mexico this week turned a school into a death trap: The building was made of brittle concrete. Such buildings don’t have enough s
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The United Nations has finished deactivating thousands of weapons and munitions that once belonged to demobilized leftist rebels in Colombia. In a ceremony Friday attended b
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The owners who bought and restored Muhammad Ali’s boyhood home in the boxer’s hometown of Louisville are closing the tourist attraction. The modest shotgun home w
The new Apple's iOS has Persian keyboard. BBC Persian's Sam Farzaneh discusses why it is an important feature.
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts drug company has agreed to pay more than $35 million to resolve criminal and civil charges that it falsely marketed a cholesterol medication. The U.S. attorney’s
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has told Oregon’s election director that the Russian government tried to access a key computer network during the 2016 election, bu
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona is among 21 states whose elections systems were targeted by hackers. The federal government notified Secretary of State Michele Reagan on Friday that that Russian government
As the search for the last possible survivors of this week’s powerful earthquake intensified Friday, the scale of damage across central Mexico became more evident. At least 3,000 buildings in t
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge has rejected probation for a Pennsylvania man arrested last year outside New York with a vehicle full of weapons while heading to the city to rescue a te
Russia's foreign minister says Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un are acting like fighting schoolchildren.