MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Police say a train has crushed two motorized rickshaws on an ungated crossing, killing seven schoolchildren in central Pakistan. Police officer Javed Ahmed says the rickshaw drivers apparently ...

Sweet natured and sweet toothed Phyllis Coble celebrated her 100th birthday on Friday surrounded by the things she loves: family, friends and chocolate. The Uniting Mirinjani Weston aged care facility ...

MELBOURNE, Fla. — A big, new, job-producing spy-plane project may be coming Melbourne’s way. Worth billions of dollars, the project could add to strong growth at the city’s airport.Known as Joint STARS, the ...

BAGHDAD:  Two car bombs in Baghdad claimed by ISIS killed at least 14 people on Thursday, police and medics said, part of a surge in violence across the capital at a time when US-backed Iraqi forces are trying to drive ...

Stop us if you've heard this one before: An American election is upended by cyber shenanigans from Eastern Europe, thus propelling an unqualified candidate to the top of the polls.   No, we're not talking about the ...

Boston, Taipei: The group that orchestrated the theft of over $2 million from cash machines at Taiwan's First Commercial Bank in July was also behind an ATM hacking spree in more than a dozen European nations last year, ...

French police have arrested the former prime minister of Kosovo based on a Serbian arrest warrant for alleged war crimes.Ramush Haradinaj served as a rebel commander in the 1998-1999 Kosovo conflict, which eventually ...

BENGHAZI, LIBYA —  Warplanes under the command of a rival Libyan army general have attacked an air base under the control of the U.N.-backed government in a central area south of the country's Mediterranean coast, ...

At least six people were killed and 15 wounded on Thursday when a bomb in a car parked near a mosque in Baghdad's eastern outskirts exploded, police and medics said.There was no immediate claim of responsibility for ...

The United Arab Emirates, where owning exotic wild animals is considered a status symbol by some, has banned keeping animals like lions, tigers and cheetahs as pets. According to the Middle Eastern country’s new ...

JAKARTA: Indonesia has suspended military cooperation with Australia after teaching materials deemed offensive to Jakarta were found at an Australian army base, officials said on Wednesday, in a fresh flare-up of ...

BAGHDAD — Militants on Monday unleashed a series of attacks in Shiite-majority neighborhoods in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, killing at least 16 civilians, officials said. The deadliest attack took place in the ...

Thousands of people are returning to Aleppo, a city severely damaged by five years of war. Life is returning to normal in the liberated city, a fact that a majority of the mainstream media has chosen to ignore in their ...

Beijing:  China's national observatory today renewed alerts for air pollution and fog across the country as the gleaming white bullet trains turned dark brown while travelling in pollution hit areas, major expressways ...

A coastal winter storm will slice across the Southeast later this week, dropping snow and ice as far south as southern Alabama. Accumulating snow and freezing rain is possible, if not likely, from central Mississippi ...

A Canadian woman who has used the same lottery numbers for nearly 30 years has won the jackpot, winning a CA$5.3m ($3.9m; £3.2m) cash prize.Olga Beno from Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia, says she "dreamt up" the winning ...

Chennai: Indian police rescued nearly 200 children, most of them under the age of 14, who had been found working in a brick kiln in the southern state of Telangana in one of the biggest operations in the region, ...

A train carrying about 1,900 tonnes of bottled mineral water from Tibet has reached China’s eastern coastal province of Zhejiang. (Reuters) A train carrying about 1,900 tonnes of bottled mineral water from Tibet has ...

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota), who just returned from a trip to Eastern Europe, said Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election goes far beyond Election Day here at home -- that it’s something Russia ...

The Russian military has established a new radar facility on the remote Wrangel island in the Arctic to bolster security of the country’s land and air borders in the increasingly strategic region. “A new radar ...