Police in Ferguson, Missouri say a man is hospitalized and in critical condition after being shot by police in an exchange of gunfire.
A lawyer for an American reporter Jason Rezaian says a court in Iran could announce its decision in his spying trial within a week.
A group that says it is linked to al-Qaida is claiming responsibility for killing a blogger in Bangladesh.
The ten Republican presidential candidates who received the highest levels of support in public opinion surveys debated Thursday night in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Dupont Circle park in Washington DC is a busy, crowded place.
A Zimbabwe court has delayed the trial for a Zimbabwean hunter accused of helping to kill a beloved wild lion called Cecil.
The U.S. military says its forces in Turkey have carried out their first strike against Islamic State fighters in Syria.
President Barack Obama strongly defended the international deal to restrict Iran’s nuclear program Wednesday.
Malaysia’s leader has confirmed that a piece of an airplane wing found on an Indian Ocean island belonged to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
The International Monetary Fund says sanctions linked to the crisis in Ukraine could end up hurting Russia’s economy.