Three suspicious packages containing "white powder type substances" were sent to political representation offices between April 25 and 26, the Scottish parliament said in a statement on Thursday
The previous barely-functioning coalition government, involving HDZ and Most, collapsed last June over a conflict of interest scandal after just five months in power.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged U.S. President Donald Trump not to withdraw from NAFTA in a call on Wednesday, saying such a move would be counter-productive, a Canadian source familiar w
Ukraine plans to jam the airwaves transmitting broadcasts in support of Moscow-backed separatists in the eastern Donbass region, a top Ukrainian defense official said on Thursday
Cirebon, Indonesia, April 27, 2017 (AFP) - Female Islamic clerics in Indonesia declared a series of fatwas Thursday, including one to tackle child marriage, a rare example of women taking a leading re
United Airlines on Thursday announced it will offer bumped passengers up to $10,000 in compensation and reduce overbooking following the dragging incident on board one of its flights that caused world
Israel claims to have intercepted a "projectile" fired from Syria, just hours after an apparent Israeli missile attack on a military installation near Damascus International Airport.
Russian president Vladimir Putin and Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe have discussed joint economic projects on disputed islands which could pave the way for the countries to finally sign a peace tr
Student protesters clashed with police in Paris on Thursday in a demonstration against both presidential candidates in France's upcoming runoff election
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday called on North Korea and other countries to avoid behaviour or rhetoric that could increase tens
PARIS/LE GRAU DU ROI (Reuters) - France's presidential candidates battled for the popular vote on Thursday with far-right Marine Le Pen wooing fishermen and Emmanuel Macron playing soccer as polls sho
The History of Eurovision unique photo exhibition has opened at the Gulliver shopping mall in Kyiv, which represents the brightest moments of the song contest, as well as the best Eurovision performan
British police said on Thursday a man carrying knives had been arrested on Whitehall, the street home to numerous government ministries in central London, and was being detained under anti-terrorism l
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The number of Ethiopians who need food aid owing to drought has surged by more than two million from 5.6 million at the beginning of the year, an official said on Thursday.
The first round of political consultations between the foreign ministries of Uzbekistan and Kuwait was held in Tashkent Apr. 27, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said Apr. 27.
The Russian Black Sea Fleet’s Liman vessel has sunk after being holed, and all its crewmembers are alive, the Russian Defense Ministry said. “The vessel Liman sank after having been holed
Venezuela is expected Thursday to formally begin the process of withdrawing from the Organization of American States, the hemispheric cooperation group based in Washington, after the country’s lea
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A judge ordered a mental evaluation of a black man charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of white men randomly targeted on the street of Fresno. KFSN-TV
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has completed an 18-day scientific survey in the South China Sea to assess the condition of coral reefs and draw a nautical map of disputed area, a top security offi
A German soldier who led a "double life" pretending to be a Syrian refugee has been arrested on suspicion he planned a gun attack with racist motives, prosecutors said Thursday
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said in a Venezuelan television interview broadcast on Thursday that Israeli military strikes on his army showed Israel was "supporting terrorists"
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The star witness who helped convict the triggerman who killed a high-ranking Hells Angels’ boss at a Nevada casino in 2011 says he was lying when he testified that the shootin
MITCHELL, S.D. — A South Dakota man is suing Coca-Cola after allegedly finding a mouse in a can of soda. The Daily Republic reports that Duane Putzier says he became ill, missed 60 hours of work and
BERKELEY, Calif. - The Latest on Ann Coulter's cancelled appearance at UC Berkeley (all times local):
The International Socialist Organization says it will hold an "Alt Right Delete" rally
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Russian naval intelligence ship sank off Turkey's Black Sea coast on Thursday after colliding with a vessel carrying livestock and all 78 personnel on board the navy ship were e
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Eight more people have been extradited from Jamaica to face charges in the U.S. in what authorities say is a multimillion-dollar lottery scam that victimized dozens of Americans
LONDON (Reuters) - Armed British officers arrested a man carrying knives near Prime Minister Theresa May's office in London on Thursday on suspicion of preparing an act of terrorism.
MADISON, Wis. - A top psychologist at Wisconsin's troubled youth prison was fired for allegedly ignoring the requests of dozens of inmates who asked for help, according to his termination ......
NORTHUMBERLAND, Pa. (AP) — A new employee at a Pennsylvania swimming pool manufacturing company has been killed after he was trapped under a 1,200-pound mold. The (Sunbury) Daily Item (http://bit.ly/
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tom Hanks says he’s going on a “moratorium” for two years after his hometown Oakland Raiders leave for Las Vegas, but he didn’t explain what that entails.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A top psychologist at Wisconsin’s troubled youth prison was fired for allegedly ignoring the requests of dozens of inmates who asked for help, according to his termination
WARRENTON, Ore. (AP) — Court documents claim a woman who had been arrested last week for hoarding 42 cats in a car might have known the animals were sick. The Daily Astorian reports (http://bit.ly/2p
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Federal prosecutors are accusing a Jordanian citizen living in Ohio of attempting to travel to Syria and fight with the Islamic State group against the Syrian leadership. The U.S.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules has hired a high-profile law firm to defend him after he was charged with leaving the scene of an accident that killed ...