By Paul Carrel KOBLENZ, Germany (Reuters) - French far-right leader Marine Le Pen urged European voters to follow the example of Americans and the British and "wake up" in 2017, at a meeting of right-wing leaders aiming to oust established parties in elections this year. Le Pen told several
By Ola Lanre RANN, Nigeria (Reuters) - Around 15 Boko Haram fighters were killed when the jihadists attacked a town in northeastern Nigeria, two days after the air force accidentally killed dozens of people there, local and military officials said. On Tuesday, the air force said it had bombed Rann
Mexican presidential hopeful Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador plans to tour major U.S. cities in February, just as the current government embarks on negotiations with President Donald Trump that could determine the country's economic future. "We should put a national emergency plan in place to face
Rescue teams were searching for more victims in the area where the tornado struck, Greg Flynn of the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency told the Associated Press, while Hattiesburg police were making door-to-door rounds. "Officials are working to ensure students are safe and accounted for.
The final days of the Obama presidency seemed structured to focus on the issues that have long been most important to him — and his final bill was no exception. On Friday morning, President Obama signed a bill codifying the Presidential Innovation Fellows Program. By codifying the fellowship, Mr. Obama
On Thursday evening, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was extradited to the United States from Mexico, arriving at MacArthur Airport on Long Island. Although the United States has repeatedly requested the extradition of the notorious drug kingpin, the date of his arrival – on the eve of Donald Trump’s inauguration
As Donald Trump takes office, Chad’s recent decision to close its northern border with Libya in order to avoid “imminent terrorism danger” is unlikely to register high on his list of priorities.
LONDON (AP) — British anti-European Union politician Nigel Farage says he will attend Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president.
Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh was expected to leave for Guinea on Saturday evening, and the new president said he plans to return home to take power once the situation is "clear." A visibly ...
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Thousands of people protested Saturday in the Kosovo capital of Pristina to urge France to release their former prime minister who was detained there on a Serbian arrest warrant.
PARIS (AP) — Edinson Cavani punished Nantes for missing clear chances by scoring both goals as Paris Saint-Germain won 2-0 away from home to move one point behind leader Nice.
Mauritius is bracing for political turmoil after Prime Minister Anerood Jugnauth announced on Saturday he would be stepping down to make way for his son, Parvind. "I will tender my resignation on Monday as president of the republic. Pravind Jugnauth, the current minister of finance, is also leader
By Jean Paul Arouff PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - The 86-year-old prime minister of Mauritius said on Saturday that he would resign on Jan. 23 and hand power to his son, who is the current finance minister. Anerood Jugnauth, who has presided over steady economic growth, said in a televised speech he would
MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid rebounded from two straight losses by beating Malaga 2-1 Saturday to guarantee it finishes the first half of the Spanish league season in first place.
Led by women in pink "pussyhats," hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Washington and other cities Saturday in a massive outpouring of defiant opposition to America's hardline new president, Donald Trump. Roused by fiery speeches, the women sent out a resounding message
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested a 28-year-old man in relation to the deaths of two rural agents in a hunting area in the northern Catalan province of Lleida.
KOBLENZ, Germany (AP) — European nationalist leaders came together Saturday in a show of strength at the start of a year of big election tests, celebrating Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president and declaring themselves a realistic alternative to the continent's governments.
CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — A survivor of the air crash two months ago that killed 19 members of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer club has lifted the Copa Sudamericana trophy in honor of his dead teammates.
Brazilian President Michel Temer attended a funeral service Saturday for a Supreme Court judge who died in a plane crash while probing a corruption scandal that potentially could implicate him. The judge, Teori Zavascki, 68, died Thursday when the light aircraft in which he was flying went down off
The 31-year-old forward, making his 546th United appearance, surpassed 1966 World Cup-winner Charlton's record in style when he bent a free-kick past Stoke goalkeeper Lee Grant into the top corner of the net at the Britannia Stadium.
Hundreds of thousands of women, many wearing bright pink hats, marched in Washington on Saturday in a mass show of opposition to U.S. President Donald Trump's agenda the day after the Republican businessman-turned-politician took office. The Women's March on Washington was one of a series of
Three-time winners Toulon sneaked into the European Cup quarter-finals on Saturday despite slipping to a 10-3 defeat at defending champions Saracens. The French giants made sure of a last-eight spot when Welsh full-back Leigh Halfpenny fired over a monster 50-metre penalty after 63 minutes to assure
Wayne Rooney became Manchester United's all-time leading scorer in dramatic fashion as his last-ditch wonder goal rescued a 1-1 draw at Stoke, while Liverpool's title challenge suffered a major setback in a shock 3-2 defeat against Swansea on Saturday. Rooney surpassed Bobby Charlton's tally
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's leader has recorded a conciliatory message to the people of Iran, saying, "we are your friend, not your enemy."
BEIRUT (AP) — A large explosion rocked a camp for displaced Syrians along the Syrian-Jordanian border Saturday, killing at least six, and wounding many others, opposition activists said.