Scotland's pro-independence first minister Salmond resignsScotland’s pro-independence leader Alex Salmond resigned as first minister and leader of his political party Friday, hours after Scots voted to remain in the United Kingdom.
FRANCE - FOOTBALL
Bastia's Brandao in six-month suspension for PSG headbuttBastia striker Brandao has been suspended for six months for his post-match headbutt on Paris St Germain's Thiago Motta in August - his second ban in two seasons - the French...
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.
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.
Argentina passes contested price control lawArgentina’s Congress passed a bill Thursday giving the government powers to regulate prices and production in a bid to control runaway inflation, a measure condemned by the busines...
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 The polarizing figure has withdrawn his re-election bid i...
Bomb blast kills Chadian UN peacekeepers in MaliFive United Nations peacekeepers from Chad were killed on Thursday when their truck drove over a mine in rebel-infested northeastern Mali, a Chadian military source told AFP.
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...
Dramatic British headlines greet Scotland’s ‘D-Day’Britain's newspapers declared Thursday a "day of destiny" in dramatic front pages streaked with blue, white and red as Scotland votes on whether to split from the Un...
Federal Reserve renews zero-rate pledgeThe Federal Reserve on Wednesday renewed its pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a “considerable time,” but also indicated it could raise borrowing costs faster than expect...
Ajax hold PSG to 1-1 draw in Champions LeagueLasse Schone scored a 74th-minute free kick Wednesday to cancel out an early Edinson Cavani strike as Ajax salvaged a 1-1 draw with Paris Saint-Germain in their opening Champions L...
Gunmen attack college in northern NigeriaGunmen stormed a government college in northern Nigeria’s main city of Kano on Wednesday, firing repeatedly on fleeing students and setting off an explosion, the military said.