A Long Island Rail Road train that crashed in Brooklyn on Wednesday was going more than twice the speed limit when it slammed into a train station, injuring more than 100 people, federal investigators said on ...

Clearwater Police detectives and an officer stand outside the ground floor apartment where a 10-year-old boy was fatally shot in his home on Thursday morning, in Clearwater, Florida. Police said the 10-year-old boy ...

Detectives questioned two men and two women on Wednesday in connection with the beating in Chicago of a man with mental health issues who, on a Facebook Live video shot by his assailants, was shown cowering in a corner ...

Human rights groups said Myanmar's government is trying to cover up abuses against civilians in a Muslim-majority part of Rakhine State after an investigation panel dismissed claims a government crackdown there amounts ...

German authorities say they have arrested an acquaintance of the suspected Berlin Christmas market attacker, Anis Amri, in a separate case. Frauke Koehler, a spokeswoman for federal prosecutors, said on January 4 the ...

A Chinese woman has died in a road crash near Christchurch, on the east coast of New Zealand's South Island, police said Thursday. The Chinese national, 26, was killed in a two-vehicle crash on the Christchurch-Akaroa ...

German police have detained a 26-year-old Tunisian man over links with the perpetrator of an Islamist truck attack on a Berlin Christmas market that killed 12 people, a federal prosecutors' spokeswoman said on ...

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Authority (FIA) Wednesday constituted two committees for further investigating of the Axact and Khanani-Kalia cases. The committees were constituted on the directive of Minister for ...

A major fire broke out on Wednesday morning in an elderly nursing home in the Chinese province of Jilin, killing seven people. BEIJING (Sputnik) — At the time of the blaze, there were 39 people in the nursing ...

Investigations into an alleged Sh1 billion Mombasa County garbage tendering and procurement scandal will be concluded “very soon”, Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) spokesman Yunis Aila has said. Mr Aila ...

Four major train lines are expected to have major disruptions throughout the morning peak on Wednesday after a person was hit by a train in Melbourne's west. A Sunbury-bound train hit the person near Sunshine station ...

A man was shot outside a park in Harlem Tuesday evening, authorities say. The man was shot in the back at about 5:15 p.m. near the Marcus Garvey Park, at 120th Street and Fifth Avenue, according to the FDNY. He was ...

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized a congressional move to weaken a nonpartisan ethics watchdog, giving lawmakers greater control over an independent body charged with investigating their ...

U.S. House Republicans on Tuesday reversed course and withdrew their proposal to weaken an outside ethics watchdog charged with investigating lawmakers' behavior, House Speaker Paul Ryan spokeswoman AshLee Strong ...

LOS ANGELES — Days after a prankster scaled a fence and altered the Hollywood sign to read “HOLLYWeeD,” the agency that maintains and secures the Los Angeles landmark says it will explore boosting security. ...

A Texas couple was the victim of a violent attack in what may have been part of the “knockout game.” Ken Duble and his wife were walking down a street in Galveston last week, when three young males attacked him ...

Gerry Adams has been accused of misleading the Dáil three times in his statement over the murder of Brian Stack. Austin Stack, the son of the murdered prison officer, says the Sinn Féin leader mislead the Dáil in ...

The deed might not earn much respect among Russia’s hardened prisoner “thieves in the law,” but it still could put one unfortunate Siberian man behind bars. A resident of Russia’s Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous ...

A search for a missing person ended tragically Monday, when the body of a 19-year-old man was pulled from Prospect Park’s lake, cops said. Officers found the man’s body around 7 p.m., after a helicopter shone a ...

A Chinese version of the Broadway musical comedy “Murder for Two” is being staged at Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center through January 15. This wacky mash-up of classic murder mystery and old-school musical theater ...