Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in US prisonSuleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday in New York following his conviction on terrorism charges.
Thousands march worldwide over climate changeTens of thousands took to the streets around the world Sunday in an international day of action over climate change.
Intruder detained after jumping fence, entering White HouseA man jumped over the fence of the White House and made it through the front door before officers managed to apprehend him, just minutes after President Barack Obama had departed,...
Man kills daughter and six grandchildren in US shootingA 51-year-old Florida man shot dead his daughter and six grandchildren in his home before killing himself on Thursday, authorities said.
USA - FRANCE
Obama praises France for joining air strikes in IraqUS President Barack Obama on Thursday praised France for its decision to join American forces in conducting air strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has rare, aggressive form of cancerThe tumor in Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's abdomen is a rare and aggressive form of cancer, his doctors said on Wednesday. The polarizing figure has withdrawn his re-election bid i...
USA - SYRIA
US Congress votes to arm Syrian rebels battling IS groupThe US House of Representatives approved President Barack Obama's plan on Wednesday to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels in the fight against Islamic State (IS) group rebel...
Ebola epidemic 'spiraling out of control', Obama warnsPresident Barack Obama issued a global call to action to combat the Ebola crisis in West Africa on Tuesday, warning that the epidemic was "spiraling out of control" and c...
Scottish independence vote spurs Texan secessionistsThursday’s vote to decide whether Scotland should be independent of the United Kingdom has bolstered Texans campaigning to split the state from the United States.
US opposes Iran's presence at French-hosted conference on IraqUS Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday it was "not appropriate" for Iran to join talks on confronting Islamic State militants, as he appeared to play down how fa...
US footballer Adrian Peterson charged with child abusePolice were seeking to arrest Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of injury to a child, a Texas sheriff’s office said on Friday, while Peterson’s attorn...
Controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford drops re-election bidToronto Mayor Rob Ford withdrew his re-election bid Friday as he seeks treatment for a tumor in his abdomen, ending a campaign he had pursued despite a stint in rehab and persisten...
Fears of default as Venezuelan economy worsensPresident Nicolas Maduro is reassuring foreign creditors that Venezuela’s government will make good on a $4.5 billion foreign debt payment due next month.
Long-awaited anti-obesity pill gets US approvalA new diet pill, Contrave, was approved to be sold in the United States on Wednesday, only the third obesity treatment in more than a decade to win approval from the Food and Drug...