U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power warned in her exit memo that a retreat from the U.N. will be harmful to U.S. national security interests."Other nations will follow us if we continue to lead; ...

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’. ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: Call it digital diplomacy. Last week, after the Obama administration broke with 36 years of tradition, by abstaining from a U.N. Security Council vote that declared every Jewish home in east Jerusalem ...

Sydney Kings coach Andrew Gaze is confident that his side will continue to improve as it enters the final weeks of the regular season. While Gaze is under no illusions that the Kings have been below their best in ...

CHARLESTON, S.C. — More than six weeks after killing nine members of a black congregation here in 2015, Dylann S. Roof wrote extensively in a journal about his purpose, emphasizing that he hoped to incite others to ...

SINGAPORE: As China´s foreign exchange reserves threaten to tumble below the critical $3 trillion mark, the biggest fear for investors is not whether Beijing can continue to defend the yuan but whether it will set off ...

The Essendon football club and mental health advocate Jeff Kennett have urged people to give embattled former AFL champion James Hird space as he recovers from a suspected drug overdose at his family home.  Bombers ...

At the Las Vegas Auto Sho – err, CES 2017 – Toyota has unveiled a concept for a driverless car that makes a point of considering the driver (and those around him or her): the Concept-i.  Of course, we’ll likely ...

(Fox News) Four Gitmo detainees are slated to be transferred to Saudi Arabia in the next 24 hours, the first of the final wave of up to 20 transfers expected before Inauguration Day, two U.S. officials tell Fox News. ...

Heavy snow and rain continued cascading over much of the West on Wednesday, freezing many cities in place, inundating others with floods and spurring authorities to warn of avalanches. "This snow is going to be painful ...

Despite the excitement and ongoing advancement in technology with mobile payments, wallets, international payment options and tighter security, there are still unique payment challenges with online payment platforms ...

CALGARY — The Canadian International Trade Tribunal is ruling that barriers to cheap American drywall imports into Western Canada must continue. Preliminary duties of up to 276 per cent imposed last September are ...

Turkey on January 4 urged Russia and Iran to rein in Hizballah and other Shi'ite militias in Syria who Ankara accuses of repeatedly violating a nearly week-old cease-fire. Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu ...

Matt Wieters is still on the market as a free agent, and the price for signing him may be falling, but Mets people continue to say they're not interested. "We're not spending our money on a catcher,'' was the way one ...

CIA head John Brennan said the North Korean nuclear issue should be a high-priority problem for the Donald Trump administration. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The issue of North Korean ballistic missile and nuclear tests ...

Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Bahrain to express solidarity with prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, whom the Al Khalifah regime has stripped of nationality and summoned to attend a court ...

"The worst we can do is to take this partnership for granted," Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono declared six years ago, when he became the first Indonesian president to address Australia's Parliament in 2010. "We have to ...

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto was a charismatic and exuberant leader whose quotes have managed to attract attention long after he has been gone. The former Prime Minister was hung by the dictatorial regime of Zia-ul-Haq but his ...

Celtic were last night on the brink of sealing a deal for sought-after teenager Kouassi Eboue after the Ivorian arrived in Scotland for a medical and talks on personal terms. The club’s interest in the 19-year-old FC ...

Trump lawyer Alan Garten said Wednesday that the company has canceled a ”memorandum of understanding” to continue discussions with local partners over possible office towers in Rio de Janeiro. (AP) The Trump ...