U. S. senators urge FIFA not to let Russia host World Cup 2018
California order to cut water use does not apply to farmers
Thailand's junta lifted martial law in most of the nation, but 10 months after staging a coup, it remains firmly in control — with new laws...
France says in most difficult stretch of Iran nuclear talks
Three foreign tourists — two Austrians and an Italian — have died in an avalanche in the French Alps, and a fourth tourist has been taken by...
Sen. Bob Menendez, the son of Cuban immigrants who rose to become one of the highest‑ranking Hispanic members of Congress, was charged Wednesday with...
FBI confirms one of its 'most wanted terrorists' dead in Philippines
Turkish police shot dead a woman carrying guns and hand grenades and detained a man as they tried to attack Istanbul's police headquarters on...
California governor orders 25 percent reduction in water usage statewide
Saudi‑led coalition warplanes bombed Shiite rebel positions Wednesday across Yemen as a missile strike on a dairy factory killed 35 workers,...
Valuable 18th century painting rediscovered in California home
Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of former Beatles guitarist John Lennon, died of cancer Wednesday at her home in Spain. She was 75.
India's IT plans suffer from power cuts, congestion - and monkeys
Joni Mitchell was in intensive care in a Los Angeles‑area hospital on Tuesday, according to the Twi
New Jersey college drops rapper Common as commencement speaker
Fast‑moving fight scenes, outrageous auto antics and a sprinkling of ridiculous one‑liners make "Furious 7" a campy, cro
Kendrick Lamar's 'Butterfly' keeps afloat at top of Billboard 200