Canadian mine digs up gold, Mexico town digs up bodies; Graves of human remains...

CARRIZALILLO: The Mexican villagers found the latest clandestine grave among bushes off a dirt path, a short drive from a Canadian-owned gold mine in...

US must address waste and fraud in Afghan aid – Military intervention after 9/11...

KABUL: With Washington set to send billions of dollars in fresh aid to Afghanistan despite the military drawdown, the US official in charge of...

Chicago on edge after police shooting video – Cop’s lawyer says video ‘distorts images’

CHICAGO: Racial tensions soared in Chicago Tuesday as officials released a graphic video of a police officer shooting a black teen 16 times, shortly...

Obama hails Spielberg’s ‘boundless imagination’

President Barack Obama awarded the highest civilian honor Tuesday to filmmaker Steven Spielberg, the man behind Hollywood hits "E.T.," "Jurassic Park" and "Indiana Jones."...

No global support for troops on ground in Syria: Turnbill – ‘More Twitter accounts...

SYDNEY: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said yesterday there was no global support for a US-led ground force to destroy the Islamic State group,...

Endangered rhino dies in US zoo; 3 remaining worldwide

LOS ANGELES: A northern white rhinoceros, one of just four left on Earth, died on Sunday at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park after...

Obama: World must not succumb to terror fears

KUALA LUMPUR: US President Barack Obama called yesterday for resolve in the face of heightened jihadist threats, insisting panicked citizens must not succumb to...

Obama: No safe haven for extremists – Malaysia calls IS ‘new evil’, urges world...

KUALA LUMPUR: President Barack Obama promised yesterday that Islamic extremists would find no safe haven anywhere, while the leader of Muslim-majority Malaysia branded the...

More than 500,000 people homeless in US – US cities declare emergencies over the...

NEW YORK: More than 500,000 people - a quarter of them children - were homeless in the United States this year amid scarce affordable...

US urged to halt bomb sales to Saudi Arabia – Iran accused Saudi of...

DUBAI: Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged the US Congress to block the sale of aerial bombs to Saudi Arabia, warning their likely use...

FBI, New York police aware of IS video, say no specific threat – Video...

NEW YORK: There is no "specific and credible threat" against New York City, despite a newly released Islamic State video suggesting America's most populous...

US House bill set to bolster checks on Syrian refugees – Obama promises a...

WASHINGTON: House Republicans, saying the public is demanding protection from terrorists, are ready to push legislation erecting fresh hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refugees...

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