A hot air balloon carrying 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas, and it appeared no one survived, authorities said.
Pope Francis encouraged his churchmen to leave their comfort zones and tend to the needy on the peripheries as he celebrated a Mass Saturday in a Polish church dedicated to St.
A computer service used by the campaign of Hillary Clinton was hacked as part of a broader breach of the Democratic National Committee, an intrusion for which the Russian government is the leading suspect, the campaign said Friday.
Italy's Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena came a distant last in EU bank stress test results released on Friday, as the world's oldest bank announced sweeping reforms in a bid to stay afloat.
The new Sandy Hook Elementary School, built to replace the one demolished after a massacre that took the lives of 20 children and six educators, features three courtyards, study spaces designed to look like treehouses and a moat-like raingarden.
Two San Diego police officers were shot -- one fatally -- after a late-night stop turned into a gunfight, triggering a manhunt that led to the capture of one wounded suspect in a ravine and an hours-long SWAT standoff Friday that ended after officers detained a second man who may ...........
Armenia's security services issued an ultimatum to gunmen holding up a police station Saturday, in a bid to resolve a weeks-long hostage crisis after dozens were hurt in overnight clashes.
A senior official with Zimbabwe's war veterans association appeared in court on Friday on charges of undermining President Robert Mugabe, after the group accused him of "dictatorial" behaviour.
Around 3,000 people rallied in Glasgow on Saturday demanding a second referendum on Scottish independence in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the EU.
A strong but deep 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the Northern Mariana Islands in the western Pacific on Saturday, but triggered no tsunami alert, US monitors said.