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The US Senate on Monday easily confirmed Sonny Perdue, the son of a farmer, as...

French President Francois Hollande on Monday endorsed pro-EU centrist Emmanuel Macron in May's presidential run-off,...

Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen have emerged as winners of the...

Afghan security officials are increasingly employing torture to extract confessions from alleged insurgents, including children,...

Police said Monday they arrested more than 100 people after election night unrest in Paris,...

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis urged France to continue its fight against terror in Africa on Sunday as he visited Djibouti, a strategic Horn...

President Donald Trump vowed to wipe out anti-Semitism in a message to mark Israel's annual Holocaust Remembrance Day after his administration was criticized for...

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres sought to reassure international Jewish community leaders on Sunday that he would stand up against any perceptions of anti-Israel...

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro called Sunday for local elections in Venezuela -- but not at the presidential level, which millions in his strife-torn nation...

The US will honour a controversial agreement with Australia to take refugees from Pacific island detention centres, Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday,a deal...

President Robert Mugabe's grip on power has faced little recent threat from Zimbabwe's splintered opposition, but efforts to forge a unified alliance in next...

Two Georgian men were busted in a Myanmar airport with $90,000 of stolen cash hidden in their underwear which they had swiped from a...

Equipment failure at a utility station and a subsequent fire pulled the plug on San Francisco on Friday, cutting power to downtown businesses and...