Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe in Miami

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe in pageant in Miami, beating out contestants from 88 other countries.

15 killed in clashes between Islamists, police in Egypt

Anti‑government protesters fought street battles with police in Cairo and other cities on Sunday, the fourth anniversary of the country's 2011...

Malaysia Airlines website targeted by hacker group 'Cyber Caliphate'

Malaysia Airlines website targeted by hacker group 'Cyber Caliphate'

Boko Haram wages new Nigeria attacks as Kerry visits

Nigerian troops on Sunday engaged Boko Haram fighters in a fierce battle in the restive northeastern city of Maiduguri,



Geneva stroll with Kerry lands Iran top diplomat in trouble

A walk down the streets of Geneva with U. S. Secretary of State John Kerry was all it took to get Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in...

Australia PM in ‘time warp’ for knighting Prince Philip

Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s decision to bestow a knighthood on Queen Elizabeth II’s husband shows he’s out of touch with mainstream...

Gold climbs toward highest level since August after Greek vote

Gold advanced toward a five‑month high as anti‑austerity party Syriza’s victory in...

Copper quandary risks Zambian leader’s ‘crusade’ against poverty

Edgar Lungu was sworn in as Zambian president Sunday at a tricky time in Africa’s...