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North Korea unveils homemade engine for missile capable of hitting US

North Korea on Saturday showcased to the world a domestically designed engine for an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the United States. The announcement was made through the official...


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Planner of Kendra Hatcher murder plot arrested in Mexico

Mexico's attorney general's office said Friday that Mexican police have arrested a fugitive wanted for orchestrating the murder of a Dallas woman over her new relationship with an ex-boyfriend. The suspect identified...


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Prosecutors reveal details of sexual misconduct by Dennis Hastert

Federal prosecutors said that at least four days were sexually assaulted by former House Speaker Dennis Hastert when he worked as a wrestling coach in Illinois decades ago. Prosecutors released documents on Friday...


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Texas: Homeless teen faces murder charge in student's killing

Austin, Texas: Police on Friday arrested a homeless 17-year-old boy and will charge him with murder in the death of a University of Texas dance major. The murder has sparked panic at one of the best-known schools of...


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Texas student's killing on campus horrifies officials

University of Texas (UT) President Gregory L. Fenves confirmed the identity of the student whose body was found along a creek running through campus.


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Paying for sex now an offence in France

A new law passed in France makes paying for sex an offence and transfers the punishment from prostitutes to clients. The law has been welcomed as revolutionary by activists who hope it will help eradicate sex trafficking...


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US Elections 2016: Bill Clinton defends Hillary, confronts protesters who claim

Washington: Former President Bill Clinton on Thursday confronted protesters who claimed that his 1994 crime reforms hurt black Americans. The former president also defended the record of his wife, Hillary Clinton, who is...


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When Is Next Democratic Debate? Bernie Sanders Vs. Hillary Clinton - All Out

After Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders victory over Hillary Clinton in the Wisconsin primary on Tuesday, voters want to know when the candidates face off in their next debate. Sanders and Clinton have not met on a debate stage since March 9.


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US Elections 2016: Sanders points out why Clinton not 'qualified' to be

In a direct attack on Hillary Clinton, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Wednesday said that his rival is not qualified enough to be president.


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Donald Trump outlines how he would force Mexico to pay for border wall

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has said that he would force Mexico to pay for a border wall after becoming president by threatening to cut off the flow of billions of dollars which are sent home by...


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Sham varsity racket busted in US; Indian, Chinese recruiters, students outed

Nearly 1000 "students," mostly from India and China, will be routed home after US authorities announced Tuesday that they had raided an education and foreign worker visa scam by setting up a sham university...


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Panama Papers scandal: Iceland premier resigns

Iceland's prime minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson has become the first political victim of Panama Papers scandal as he resigned on Tuesday. The Panama Papers have revealed stunning details about hidden...


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Mississippi governor signs law allowing service denial to gays

Mississippi governor Phil Bryant signed a law Tuesday giving religious groups and private businesses the right to deny services to gay and transgender people. Justifying his move, the Republican governor said that he...


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Wisconsin primary: Cruz and Sanders beat opponents Trump and Clinton

Washington: Republican presidential hopeful and Texas Senator Ted Cruz defeated Donald Trump in Wisconsin's presidential primary on Tuesday. With this win, Cruz sent a strong message to the Republican frontrunner that his...


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US Presidential Elections 2016: Wisconsin up for grabs as Trump, Clinton seek

All eyes will be on Wisconsin on Tuesday when the Midwestern state votes in the US presidential primary race, with Republican frontrunner Donald Trump and Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton hoping...


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Kerala Priest kidnapped in Yemen 'safe', says Sushma Swaraj

Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was kidnapped by a terror group in Yemen, is "safe" and efforts are in progress for his early release, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed a delegation of Catholic Bishops'...


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US Presidential Elections 2016: Donald Trump doubles-down on allies paying more

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Sunday doubled-down on his comments that the US should "do a better deal" with Japan, South Korea and other allies, saying these countries must be asked to pay more for...


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Amtrak Crash: Deadly Stretch of Pennsylvania Track Claims Two More Lives

An Amtrak passenger train carrying about 330 passengers derailed after hitting a backhoe south of Philadelphia on Sunday. The accident took place in Chester, Pennsylvania, about 15 miles (25 km) southwest of...


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Plane crashes on freeway where it once landed safely, kills 1

A small plane which had grabbed headlines years ago after landing safely on a Southern California freeway is in the news again but this time the plane had crashed on the same stretch of road.


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US Elections 2016: Donald Trump woos Democrats, independents as well

Washington: Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump wants voters to know his message to the disaffected is not aimed at just Republicans. Talking to reporters on Saturday, the billionaire businessman said...


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Knife found at O.J. Simpson's home not the murder weapon

Los Angeles police detectives have concluded that a knife found at O J Simpson's estate was not the same knife which was used to kill Simpson's ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman in 1994.


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State Department stops review of Clinton emails at FBI request

The U.S. State Department has decided to halt an internal review of whether classified information was properly handled in the emails of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at FBI's request, a State Department...


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Obama slams Donald Trump for comments on nuclear weapons

President Barack Obama on Friday raised question over Trump's fitness for the top post after the billionaire businessman's statements that the US and its allies should move away from decades of constraints on the use of nuclear...


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Bus station gunman kills trooper; gets shot in Virginia

A state trooper who was fatally shot at a busy bus terminal during a training exercise was being mourned on Friday in Michigan and Virginia, where he grew up and maintained ties.


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North Korea blocks Twitter, Facebook, other websites

North Korea has officially declared that it is blocking Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and South Korean websites.


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Pennsylvania mall kidnapping: Baby safe, woman arrested

Police have located a 7-week-old baby boy kidnapped from King of Prussia Mall and his alleged abductor in Tredyffrin Township.


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Associated Press collaborated with Nazis, historian claims

The Associated Press (AP) news agency entered a formal cooperation with Hitler regime in the 1930s, supplying American newspapers with material directly produced and chosen by the Nazi propaganda ministry, archive...


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Severe weather strikes parts of Oklahoma, at least 7 injured

At least 7 people were injured and authorities were evaluating damage that included a destroyed home after severe storms ripped through northeastern Oklahoma on Wednesday night, according to the authorities.


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PM Modi in US to attend nuclear security summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Washington early on Thursday to participate in the two-day Nuclear Security Summit where world leaders from over 50 countries will share their assessment of the danger from nuclear weapons...


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Trump reverses stand on women and abortion after backlash

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump on Wednesday hurried to clarify his position on abortion after stirring a controversy by saying that women who undergo the procedure should face "some form of punishment" should...


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