Saudi‑led coalition warplanes bombed Shiite rebel positions Wednesday across Yemen as a missile strike on a dairy factory killed 35 workers,...
Menendez steps aside as top Democrat on U. S. Senate panel
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...
North Dakota governor declares fire emergency
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...
Coroner rules post‑Katrina New Orleans police killing a homicide
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...
Japan PM Abe to craft war history comments with eye on U. S.
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 order to cut water use does not apply to farmers
Valuable 18th century painting rediscovered in California home
Movie fans got an adrenaline‑filled glimpse of the much‑anticipated rebooted version of the "Mad Max" series, with the release of a full...
India's IT plans suffer from power cuts, congestion - and monkeys
As if there weren't enough upheaval in 17th‑Century Salem, Massachusetts, this haunted village is about to welcome Lucy Lawless.
New Jersey college drops rapper Common as commencement speaker
Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of former Beatles guitarist John Lennon, died of cancer Wednesday at her home in Spain. She was 75.
Kendrick Lamar's 'Butterfly' keeps afloat at top of Billboard 200