The jihadist Islamic State on the weekend reimposed its blockade on the Iraqi oil refinery of Biyi, in northern Saladdin province, after clashes with the Iraqi army, which had...
A police officer died on the weekend after being shot in the town of Tarpon Springs, 20 miles north of Tampa, Florida, according to local authorities on Sunday.
The historic shift in diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba could be an opportunity for the island to emerge as one of the biggest competitors in the...
An Argentine court has granted "habeas corpus" to a female orangutan at the Buenos Aires Zoo and recognized basic rights for her as a "non-human individual" to be transferred...
Few police departments across the country have woven in commands in Spanish or any other languages in tactical training.
At least nine people were killed and 25 others injured when a truck went off a highway in Cochabamba, a region in central Bolivia, police said Sunday.
Panama remembered the victims lost on the 25th U.S. intervention in the Central American country.
A man suspected of being the go-between for Colombian drug traffickers with two Mexican drug cartels has been arrested in southwestern Colombia, the army said Sunday.
A school district in Idaho is considering phasing in a dual language immersion program, though nothing is set in stone.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on the weekend named Bahia Portete, in northern La Guajira province, to be a national nature park.
Police seized five tons of marijuana and arrested a suspect in Playas de Rosarito, a city in the northwestern Mexican state of Baja California, officials said.
Pope Francis on Sunday invited the faithful to celebrate a "truly Christian Christmas, free of all worldliness," during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square here.
A lawsuit challenging Nebraska's practice of denying driver's licenses to some immigrants has been sent back to a state court.
As Nicaraguan officials start building access roads on state-owned land as the first step in creating a canal expected to rival that of Panama — tension rises are farmers want...
The Mexican Senate has called on authorities at all levels of government to protect human rights activists and journalists.