Diplomat, 17 Others Killed in Somalia Hotel Attack

A Somali diplomat and at least 17 others were killed when gunmen raided the Makka Al Mukarama hotel in Somalia's capital late Friday afternoon,...

Pierre Claude Nolin, Canada’s Senate Speaker, Succumbs to Rare Cancer

CANADA - Canada's Senate has lost its speaker, Pierre Claude Nolin, who died at the age of 64 Thursday, five years after he was...

Mother of 7 Kids Killed in California Medical Clinic Shooting

FRESNO, California - A California man killed himself after shooting to death the mother of his five children inside a medical clinic in downtown...

Canada to Begin Syrian Airstrikes Against ISIS in Two Days

Canada is set to begin airstrikes in Syria within two days after the country's House of Commons has approved the government's plan to expand...

Mexico’s El Chapo Remains Free Even With USD3.8 Million Reward

MEXICO - Anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of the leader of the Sinaloa cartel, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, will receive...

Clinton Foundation To Accept Donations Only from Six US Allied Nations

NEW YORK - The Clinton Foundation said it will only accept donations from governments of Australia, Canada, Germany, Netherlands, Norway and the United Kingdom,...

Obama Confirms Two Hostages Accidentally Killed in US Counterterror Operation, Takes Full Responsibility

United States President Barack Obama has confirmed that two hostages held by Al Qaeda were accidentally killed in a US counterterrorism operation, expressing grief...

6 Killed In Mumbai Building Collapse

At least six people were confirmed dead and five others injured when a three-stories building collapsed in Mumbai Saturday, authorities said. Authorities expect the number...

Turkey Road Accident Kills 12, Injures 5 Others

Turkish authorities confirmed that 12 people were killed while five others were seriously injured when a car and a minibus collided with a truck...

President Barack Obama To Visit Father’s Homeland Kenya in July

US President Barack Obama is set to embark on his first visit to Kenya, his father's homeland, as president this coming July, the White...

Vancouver Pilots in Deadly North Shore Plane Crash Identified

Vancouver - The two pilots who died after their cargo plane crashed in the North Shore Mountains of Vancouver were identified as Robert Brandt,...

Germanwings Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Flew Over French Alps As A Little Boy

Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was passionate and obsessed about the mountainous area of the French Alps that he used to ask his family to...

Lost for 6 Years, Cleo the Cat Reunites with Edmonton Owner

CANADA - Amanda Graham, 24, thought her pet cat Cleo was already dead after it went missing nearly six years ago in Ontario. On...

New Marijuana Rules Could Shut Down 20 Vancouver Dispensaries

VANCOUVER, CANADA - The City of Vancouver has announced plans to regulate marijuana dispensaries in the city, a move that could result to the...

IMF Launches Youth Photo Contest in Latin America and the Caribbean

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) launched a regional photo contest entitled “Latin America and the Caribbean: Through the Eyes of its Youth” for Latin...

Death Row Inmate Freed After 39 Years As Court Finds Him Innocent in 1985...

ALABAMA, USA - After nearly 39 years of languishing in jail as a death row inmate, Anthony Ray Hinton has been freed as a...

Camper Seriously Injured After Comeragh Mountains Ravine Fall

IRELAND - The Irish Coast Guard rescue helicopter has airlifted a male camper who sustained serious injuries after falling into a ravine at Mahon...

China Uses Warships to Rescue Citizens from Yemen

China's Foreign Ministry announced that Chinese warships have been used to withdraw hundreds of Chinese citizens from the war-torn Yemen to Djibouti. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman...

Massachusett Resident’s Support for Boston Marathon Bomber’s Death Penalty Decreasing

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS - Only 15 percent of residents in Boston and 18.9 percent of the entire Massachusetts residents reported support for the death penalty...

World Condemns Kenya Attack that Killed 147 People

The international community has strongly condemned the brutal attack by militant group al-Shabab in Garissa University College in Kenya, Thursday, killing at least 147 people. Most...