Thursday, March 19, 2015
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is visiting Japan and Cambodia, who are among Asia's richest and poorest nations, to highlight cooperation on helping girls finish their educations.
Global celebrations of the Emerald Isle's patron saint culminated in parades and celebrations in Dublin, New York and scores of other cities Tuesday.
Missouri's oldest death row inmate was executed for the shooting death of a sheriff's deputy, after the U.S. Supreme Court and the state's governor declined to spare the 74-year-old who attorneys said had a diminished mental capacity because of a brain injury.
An envelope addressed to the White House has tentatively tested positive for cyanide after two rounds of analysis, the U.S. Secret Service said Tuesday. Additional testing will be necessary to confirm the finding.
The UK's Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, arrived in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday for a three-day visit, during which they plan to visit cultural andt educational sites before heading to Kentucky.
Authorities carried away two boxes after searching the Houston home of real estate millionaire Robert Durst following his weekend arrest in New Orleans on a murder warrant.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
An eccentric U.S. tycoon was charged Monday over the execution-style killing of a mobster's daughter and could face death if found guilty, in the latest installment of a TV murder mystery which has captivated America.
The crusading host of Mexico's top-rated national news radio program has been fired in a case that many fear is a blow to freedom of expression.
The botched execution of a murderer in Oklahoma last year resembled a scene from “a horror movie” according witness interviews published Monday which laid bare the scale of the fiasco surrounding the procedure.
More than 16 million Americans have gained coverage since U.S. President Barack Obama's health care law took effect five years ago, the administration said Monday.