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CAIRO Sudanese President Omar al Bashir has announced a new prime minister, a day after declaring a yearlong state of emergency amid protests calling for his resignation. In a statement...
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BRUNSWICK, Ga. A replica of the Santa Maria — the flagship from Christopher Columbus’ expedition — will soon sail to Georgia for tours. The St. Marys Tall Ship Alliance...
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BARCELONA, Spain — Carlos Acosta thought his prayers had been answered when he was able to fly his son out of Venezuela , where hospitals lack basic supplies, to Spain...
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OMAHA, Neb. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he hungers for an “elephant sized acquisition, ” but the most tempting targets are too expensive for his tastes. That recipe means Berkshire Hathaway,...
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LAWRENCE, Kan. Haskell Indian Nations University’s Cultural Center and Museum will close indefinitely because its operating grant expired Friday. Julia Good Fox, a college dean, said the university is...
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EL PASO, Texas The Pentagon’s acting chief is visiting the U.S. Mexico border in Texas as he considers how to use emergency powers invoked by President Donald Trump to help...
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NEW YORK Driver impatience on New York City streets at times knows no limits. In one case, it meant flooring the gas pedal and nearly mowing down a group...
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BEIJING State media report at least 20 people were killed and 30 injured in a vehicle accident at a mine in northern China blamed on faulty brakes. The Xinhua...
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Sister Veronica Openibo and German Cardinal Reinhard Marx delivered powerful speeches to nearly 190 church leaders gathered Saturday for the third day of Pope Francis’ four day tutorial on preventing abuse...
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Liberal Democratic presidential contenders’ rush to embrace the left’s most ambitious proposals has some Democrats worried there could be a price to pay when they try to defeat President Donald...
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TIRANA, Albania Albania’s Defence Ministry says it has found scores of hand grenades in a northern city that are believed to have been looted from army depots in 1997...
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BEIRUT A Lebanese politician says Hezbollah’s top commanding body has decided to suspend the political activities of a leading legislator because of his spat with rival politicians in Parliament...
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“We are tracking it all very closely, the entire coalition is to see ultimately how that plays out and what the timelines are and what subsequent plans might look like, ”...
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The daughter of late acclaimed Chilkat and Ravenstail weaver Clarissa Rizal, Hope is an award winning Tlingit weaver and weaving teacher who is now leading a new project called the Giving...
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KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistani police say a young man and a woman have been killed in the country’s commercial hub, Karachi, allegedly by relatives over a perceived affront to family...
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BEVERLY SHORES, Ind. A preservation group is offering a lease for a futuristic home along Lake Michigan that was featured at Chicago’s 1933 World’s Fair. Indiana Landmarks says any...
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Russia’s TASS news agency reported hours earlier that Kim departed from the North Korean capital of Pyongyang on his personal train. Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry also announced on Saturday that Kim...
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DANDONG, China A train similar to one used in the past by Kim Jong Un entered China on Saturday evening, possibly carrying the North Korean leader on a multiday...
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Grammy winning R&B singer R. Kelly, who for years has faced allegations that he abused women and underage girls, was due in court in Chicago on Saturday to hear charges that...
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CLEVELAND An Ohio county jail where prisoners are locked down for days because of staff shortages, dietary restrictions are ignored and toilets and showers go unrepaired has received mostly...