Arrivals from Syria have awakened old memories about what it means to flee.
The 92-meter-long prototype aircraft dubbed the Flying Bum cost around 100 million euros to get into the air before it crashed this Saturday during its second flight.
A US warship suffers slight damage after being struck by a Japanese tug.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police in Omaha say they’ve arrested a man suspected of opening fire on an officer, who was not hit. Omaha police say the shooting happened around 12:45 p.m. Saturday just
Japanese tug boat has accidently damaged a US missile destroyer in Sagami Bay.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A man tripped up by his own DNA on a cigarette butt has lost an appeal of a breaking-and-entering conviction in western Michigan. Steven Merchant Jr. was accused of break
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it stopped a runaway boat near the North Carolina coast after the boat’s operator was knocked into the water. A statement from the Coast Guar
NEW YORK - Actress Ann Wedgeworth, who gained fame on film and Broadway before taking on the role of a flirty divorcee on "Three's Company," has died at age 83.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (AP) — Two people have died in a single-car crash in central Missouri. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 51-year-old Cheryl Riegerix was driving the car westbound on a road in
NASA, bolstering the efforts of vessels from seven countries, joined the search Saturday for a lost Argentine submarine that hasn’t been heard from since Wednesday morning. The submarine ARA San
MANTECA, Calif. (AP) — Two U.S. servicemen whose remains were identified more than six decades after they were killed overseas during World War II will finally get funerals in their California home
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The attorney for a former state senator charged with producing and transporting child pornography says his client will plead guilty to one count of child sex trafficking in exc
Lebanon’s embattled prime minister, Saad Hariri, met with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Saturday and insisted he would return to Beirut on Wednesday, marking a new chapter in the
HARARE (Reuters) - The leaders of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will meet on Sunday to approve the dismissal of President Robert Mugabe, the only leader the southern African nation has known since i
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The nonprofit group behind the long-delayed streetcar set to operate in St. Louis’ Loop area and University City says operation won’t begin unless it gets $500,000. The
The US says the Palestinians can't have an office if they pursue Israelis at an international court.
KANOSH, Utah (AP) — Icy road conditions may have been the cause of a rollover crash that has left a Layton woman dead. KSL-TV of Salt Lake City reports 27-year-old Hailey Buh died Saturday at the s
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium officials say a necropsy performed on a young African elephant that died at the Omaha zoo was unable to determine what caused his untimely death. Th
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A case worker stands accused of having sex with a child he was overseeing and using marijuana with the victim. Middlesex County prosecutors announced Saturday that 23-yea
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Officials at a private Tennessee prison are reworking policies to ensure inmates get prescription medications more quickly. A Hamilton County judge, Tom Greenholtz, has he
DUBLIN (Reuters) - As the public face of the Irish Republican Army during its bombing campaigns, then peacemaker and mainstream politician, Gerry Adams has been a defining figure of Northern Ireland's
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man has died after being shot by police officers following a car chase. Authorities said the man also rammed into police cars and ignored officers’ orders bef
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Police say animal control has seized more than 20 animals, including three dead dogs, from a Connecticut home. Authorities had received a complaint about the well-being of
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A hiker has died after falling at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation area. Las Vegas police say rescue teams were called to the Red Rock sandstone quarry shortly before 11:30 a.
José Manuel Maza led efforts to charge Catalan leaders over the recent independence referendum.
LONDON (Reuters) - Buckingham Palace issued a new photographic portrait of Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip on Saturday to mark their upcoming 70th wedding anniversary.
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Police say the substance found near the Community College of Rhode Island that sent six people to the hospital included the potent painkiller fentanyl. Police said Friday the r
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The city of Des Moines is expected to pay $225,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of an unarmed man killed by police in 2015. The Des Moines Register reports that t
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have opened an investigation into the U.S. prosecutors who brought charges against a Turkish gold trader facing trial in New York, state media said on Saturday
Thousands in Zimbabwe have gathered to celebrate the army's takeover of the country.
After coming to the defence of Murray Miller, a Girls writer who has been accused of rape, Lena Dunham faces a backlash on Twitter.
KINSTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a North Carolina man for a January shooting death. The Kinston Police Department told local media outlets that Carlos Earl Fields is charged in the Ja
WHEATLAND, Wyo. (AP) — Some Wyoming courtrooms will be getting an upgrade under a plan by state court officials. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that a five-year plan includes the earliest upgrad