Friday, August 22, 2014
Friends, relatives and colleagues have paid tribute to American journalist James Foley, executed by Islamic State (IS) jihadists, with his parents praising their “fearless” son.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Police shot dead a knife-wielding man Tuesday near the U.S. town roiled by 10 days of protests over the police killing of an unarmed black teenager, threatening to further ratchet up tensions.
Three relatives of Pope Francis died and a fourth was in serious condition Tuesday after their car crashed on a provincial highway in Argentina, the Vatican and local officials said.
The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.
The weak safety culture of a now-defunct railway company and poor government oversight were among the many factors that led to an oil train explosion that killed 47 people in Quebec last year, Canada's Transportation Safety Board said in a new report released Tuesday.
A former “Canadian Idol” contestant was acquitted Tuesday of conspiring to facilitate terrorism, with the judge finding insufficient evidence that he intended to join a plot.
o U.S. teenagers arrested on charges of plotting a high-school mass shooting had a “very methodical” plan and wanted to die in the gun battle, police said Tuesday.
Texas Governor Rick Perry on Tuesday arrived at a county courthouse to turn himself in to authorities and be booked on two felony counts of abuse of power by carrying out a threat to veto funding to state public corruption prosecutors.
The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved a new capsule-based drug to treat Gaucher's disease.