A former Haitian rebel leader turned politician has been arrested after taking part in a radio show.Guy Philippe, a former soldier, was the rebel leader of the 2004 Haitian rebellion, and was recently elected a ...

Vancouverites have been in a mad rush to get salt as the city experiences a rare extended period of snow and icy weather. At one fire hall, there was a miniature riot as a pile of free salt was snapped up by area ...

Forget about the cat on the hot tin roof. This poor kitty, nicknamed Sparky, was rescued Wednesday from high atop a power pole in Aurora, Colorado, after it had been stuck there for two days in the snow. Neighbors ...

Rep. Thomas Massie has relaunched the Congressional Second Amendment Caucus, as I reported last month. Today he announces the re-introduction of an old Ron Paul bill to further the Caucus' goals, this one to repeal the ...

A man left unconscious and dangling by the neck when his backpack became entangled in a chairlift at a Rocky Mountain ski resort Wednesday, survived after being cut loose in a daring rescue. His savior: a professional ...

Four black suspects are being charged with kidnapping, assault and hate crimes for holding a white man with special needs hostage and torturing him for hours, police in Illinois said. It is unclear if he was targeted ...

ISLAMABAD: The Nawaz Sharif government is likely to announce an across-the-board tax amnesty scheme shortly. As per the draft being finalised by the federal government, all undeclared local and foreign assets of ...

There are still a few weeks left until the Oscar nominations are announced, but Ryan Reynolds has made a big promise in the chance his movie Deadpool lands a nomination! Nearly a year ago, the 40-year-old actor seemed ...

Troubled Fiat heir Lapo Elkann, who allegedly faked his own kidnapping for ransom money after a dayslong drug binge with a transgender escort in November, is in rehab, according to Italian reports. A source tells us he ...

Amnesty International says weapons sold by 17 countries - including UK, Russia and the US - are being used by militias to commit war crimes in Iraq. The Amnesty report focuses on Popular Mobilisation Units, which are a ...

As the police and soldiers team up to hunt down the man accused of killing two American missionaries who escaped from hospital in St Mary, the police have established a telephone hotline, 994-2452, for persons who have ...

'RBI is taking all steps to complete the process expeditiously so as to release firm figures at an early date.'Anup Roy reports. The Reserve Bank of India clarified it is still counting how many old notes have been ...

Attention, Disney fans. If you live anywhere in the vicinity of Los Angeles, you’re going to want to make a beeline for your nearest Alfred Coffee location ASAP, because they’re honoring Minnie Mouse this month in ...

From political circles in New York City to cocktail parties on Capitol Hill, on right-of-center Facebook pages and among left-of-center donors, two of the biggest untethered threads in New York politics are being drawn ...

US protesters seeking to rally against the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump will get public sites for demonstrations, a major federal land agency said on Thursday, after being threatened with a lawsuit from ...

NEW DELHI: The government has said that its engagement with neighbouring Pakistan needs to continue even if talks have come to a standstill over the issue of India being upset with ‘state-sponsored terror’. ...

BC Hydro is facing a federal order as early as Friday and potential fines of up to $400,000 due to erosion and sediment problems at the $9-billion Site C dam project in the province’s northeast. The Canadian ...

Autonomy is on the minds of automakers, and Nissan in particular is thinking about one thing: getting a human being to pay attention while an autonomous car, driving itself, is lulling that person into doing exactly the ...

A new update to the Steam beta client today added support for Xbox 360 and Xbox One controllers, as well as any generic X-Input controller. What this means is you can now use practically any gamepad you want through ...

Chicago Police revealed today how the man seen bound and allegedly tortured in a Facebook Live video was able to escape captors. After nearly six hours of being tormented by his captors Tuesday, the 18-year-old-man ...