ROSEBURG, Oregon: The sheriff investigating Oregon’s mass shooting at a collage campus took the unusual step of refusing to publicly identify the suspect, insisting on Friday he would do nothing to gl
OTTAWA: Canada’s New Democratic Party (NDP), once leading in the race to replace the Conservatives in Oct.
BRASILIA: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced a major government reshuffle Friday, axing eight ministries in a cost-cutting measure that analysts say also aims to protect the embattled leader
ELEUTHERA, Bahamas: Hurricane Joaquin ripped off roofs, uprooted trees and unleashed heavy flooding as it hurled torrents of rain across the eastern and central Bahamas on Friday, and the US Coast Gua
CAPE CANAVERAL, Flarida: An unmanned Atlas 5 rocket blasted off from a seaside launch pad in Florida on Friday to put a communications satellite into orbit for Mexico.
Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel could win this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, the influential Bild newspaper said Friday, as the leader is lauded worldwide for her courage in opening her country’s
UNITED NATIONS: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called on Wednesday for cooperation, not confrontation, with on-and-off foe India and said the two nuclear-armed countries should formalize a ceas
PARIS: Flicking your cigarette butt in a Parisian street could from Thursday net you a stiff 68 euro ($75) fine as the city cracks down on “incivility” and pollution.
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan: Afghan troops recaptured the center of the strategic northern city of Kunduz on Thursday amid fierce clashes with Taliban militants, three days after losing the provincial capital
BEIJING: A fresh explosion rocked a Chinese town Thursday, a day after 17 parcel bombs killed at least seven people and wounded scores more, state media reported.
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