NICE, France: At least 16 people were killed in violent storms and flooding that struck the chic French Riviera overnight, with three people still missing, President Francois Hollande said on Sunday.<
CHARLESTON, United States: Relentless rain left large areas of the US southeast under water Saturday and forecasters warned that more heavy downpours could trigger historic flooding in the crucial nex
OSLO: Six candidates are vying to become head of the UN’s top authority on climate change science this week, seeking to narrow down uncertainties about future warming to guide a trillion-dollar shift
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis opened a divisive meeting of the world’s bishops on family issues Sunday by forcefully asserting that marriage is an indissoluble bond between man and woman.
BEIJING: A strong typhoon roared into southern China on Sunday, bringing powerful winds and heavy rain to the region after leaving more than a dozen fishermen missing in the Philippines.
ROSEBURG, Oregon: The gunman slain by police after he killed his English professor and eight others at an Oregon college was once turned away from a firearms academy by an instructor who recalled find
RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil’s Supreme Court authorized the questioning by police of ex-President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in a broadening corruption case focused on state-run oil company Petrobras, a repr
WASHINGTON: Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush unleashed a torrent of criticism when he said “stuff happens” when asked about renewed calls for gun control legislation after America’s latest m
DAKAR: Central African Republic’s interim President Catherine Samba-Panza called on Saturday for a tougher mandate for the UN mission, MINUSCA, and the disarmament of militias and rebels after more th
OSLO: No need to make peace in the Middle East, resolve one of science’s great mysteries or pen a masterpiece: the easiest way to get yourself a Nobel prize may be to buy one.
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