Food aid has reached nearly half the civilians trapped in besieged areas of Syria, but much more remains to be done to help the 13.5 million in need across the war-torn nation, according to a United Nations report issued Wednesday.
Incumbent California State Treasurer John Chiang (江俊輝), who is of Taiwanese descent, has recently announced his bid in the next California gubernatorial election that will take place in 2018 to elect the state's new governor.
In one of the presidential campaign year's more grisly spectacles, protesters in New Mexico opposing Donald Trump's candidacy threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, injuring several, and toppled trash cans and barricades.
Refugees and other migrants were boarding buses heading to organized camps Monday on the second day of an operation to evacuate the sprawling Idomeni refugee camp on the Greek-Macedonian border.
If you're the head of world sailing, this is your worst Olympic nightmare.
A passerby views a mural showing likely U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, left, kissing former Mayor of London and Conservative MP, Boris Johnson, on the side of a building in Bristol, south west England on Tuesday, May 24.
An underground water main break along Florence's picturesque Arno River has created a 200-meter-long sinkhole that buried dozens of parked cars.
More than seven decades after being killed during World War II, Pvt. Earl Joseph Keating finally came home to his native New Orleans after his remains were discovered on the Pacific island where he died in 1942.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reached a deal to expand his coalition government on Wednesday by bringing in the ultranationalist Yisrael Beitenu party and appointing its leader Avigdor Lieberman as his new defense minister.
STOCKHOLM - A Stockholm district court on Wednesday maintained a European arrest warrant against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over a 2010 rape allegation, rejecting his lawyers' request to have it lifted.