Reported by New Zealand Herald A former Argos security guard who worked in the store on London's Holloway Road has been elected president of Gambia. Now the country's opposition leader, Adama Barrow today said he was expecting a phone call from President Yahya... »more
Gambia's president of more than 22 years conceded defeat Friday in the country's presidential election, vowing to step down after results showed him with a surprising loss. State media broadcast a phone call in which President Yahya Jammeh told opposition candidate Adama Barrow that he wanted to hand..
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Friday announced attempts by federal officials to help mend fraying relationships in North Dakota between local law enforcement and Dakota Access Pipeline protesters.
With winter weather arriving across the Great Plains and after a spate..
The lead prosecutor of a high-profile corruption case in Brazil is accusing the government of using the tragedy of the recent plane crash of a popular soccer team to sneakily pass a law that will protect dirty officials.
On Tuesday, after a chartered flight carrying the..
A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a nutritional-type label to help consumers shop wisely and appointing a new international ambassador on the subject — weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.
Billionaire philanthropist David Rubenstein has pledged the funding needed to fix the elevator at the Washington Monument, which was forced to shut its doors several months ago due to the elevator's mechanical failures. The National Parks Service shuttered the more than 550-foot-tall monument to..
Rodolfo Lledes departed Cuba and headed for Florida with 26 others on a motorized raft made of empty 55-gallon drums. Claudia Cruz Perez wound her way on buses, boats and planes through South America to the U.S.-Mexico border, eventually landing in Miami. Many migrants like them make the journey..
After a hit debut on London’s West End this summer, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is in talks to move to New York’s Broadway in 2018, producers said Friday. The play, based on author J.K. Rowling’s popular boy wizard character, is being planned for Broadway’s Lyric Theater, which will..