Thursday, February 11, 2016
Drought-stricken Haiti is grappling with its most serious food crisis in 15 years as the number of people in need of urgent food aid has recently spiked, the head of the U.N. World Food Program's country office said Tuesday.
Guns, drugs and cars contribute substantially to the life-expectancy gap between the United States and other developed nations, a study found.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
The wife of a senior Islamic State leader who was killed in a U.S. raid last year has been charged in federal court with holding American Kayla Mueller hostage and with contributing to the aid worker's death, the Justice Department said Monday.
Two men were killed and six others were wounded when gunfire broke out at a rally of Jamaica's main opposition party during the opening of this year's campaign season, island police said Monday.
Bernie Sanders and John Kasich picked up the most votes as the first ballots of the first-in-the-nation primary were cast early Tuesday.
A dozen people who were transporting banners proclaiming that a new crime gang was taking control in the western state of Michoacan have been detained, officials in western Mexico said Monday.
A 93-year-old World War II veteran is embarking on a journey from the United States to Australia to visit his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years apart.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
President Michel Martelly made his farewell speech to Haiti as he departed office Sunday with no successor yet chosen because a runoff election was scrapped last month amid violent protests and deep suspicions about vote rigging.
Monday, February 8, 2016
Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the U.S. presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican Party debate, with rivals challenging his readiness to be president, his commitment to his own policies and the depth of his experience.