Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for four suspects following a fire that killed 12 people in a boarding school dormitory.
President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah movement has concluded a special conference by cementing his rule and shutting out his key rival.
In left-leaning King County, Kemper Freeman stands out for his support of Donald Trump, and donated $100 000 to Trump's campaign.
Indonesian rescuers have recovered body parts in the sea where a police plane with 13 people aboard is believed to have crashed.
At least 38 people have died in two separate coal mine disasters in China in the last five days, state media said.
China has dismissed a call telephone call by President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan to President-elect Donald Trump as a "petty ...
An armed robber has taken several people hostage at a travel agency in Paris, Le Parisien newspaper reported online.
A trip by a multi-party delegation of MPs to the funeral of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro has been cancelled due to logistical problems.
Britain's Prince Harry and international popstar Rihanna took HIV tests as part of a World Aids Day campaign in Barbados.
Thailand's new king made his first public appearance since ascending the throne, ending a period of uncertainty since the ...
A man set to die in January for raping and killing his girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter is asking the Ohio parole board to spare his life.
Francois Hollande said he would not seek a second term in office in 2017, the first time in decades that an incumbent French ...
Buzz Aldrin, the second person to walk on the moon, was evacuated from the South Pole after he fell ill.
Feted by cheering Cubans, a funeral cortege carried the ashes of Fidel Castro out of Havana on a three-day journey to his final resting place.
US President-elect Donald Trump vows to step back from running his global business empire to avoid conflicts of interest.