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Updated: 8 hours 37 min ago

Japanese Olympic Committee Head Resigns Amid Bribery Scandal

8 hours 50 min ago
Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, is resigning in a bribery scandal.

Over 1,000 Feared Dead After Cyclone Slams Into Mozambique

8 hours 51 min ago
Mozambique's president says more than 1,000 people are feared dead four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters.

Brexit in Crisis as PM May Plots a Course Around Speaker's Obstruction

8 hours 53 min ago
By Guy Faulconbridge and Kate HoltonLONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans were in disarray on Tuesday as her government...

Flags at Half-Mast After Utrecht Shooting, Police Search for Motive

8 hours 56 min ago
By Toby SterlingAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Flags flew at half mast on government buildings across the Netherlands on Tuesday, a day after a gunman...

Dutch Prosecutors Arrest Third Over Deadly Tram Shooting

8 hours 56 min ago
Dutch police say they have arrested a third person on suspicion of involvement in the tram shooting in the city of Utrecht that left three people dead and five injured.

Syrian Kurds Accuse Assad of Policy of 'Oppression and Violence'

9 hours 7 min ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian government's threat to recover the Kurdish-led region of northern Syria through force unless it submits to state rule...

Aluminum Producer Hydro Hit by Cyber Attack on Tuesday

9 hours 9 min ago
OSLO (Reuters) - Norsk Hydro , one of the world's largest producers of aluminum, was sustaining a cyber attack on Tuesday that affected its...

Ardern Vows to Deny Accused Mosque Gunman Notoriety He Seeks

9 hours 9 min ago
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is imploring the public to speak the names of the 50 people who died in the Christchurch mosque shootings rather than the accused gunman's, to deny him the notoriety he seeks.

Abandoned Fuel Tanks Near Water Threaten S. Carolina Island

9 hours 17 min ago
The Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, Council says two abandoned fuel tanks carrying about 5,000 gallons of gas and nestled near its coast could leak at any time, endangering its environment.

U.S.-Backed SDF Says It Captured 157 Militants, Mostly Foreigners

9 hours 26 min ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militia besieging Islamic State's last enclave in eastern Syria said on Tuesday...

Thailand's Oldest Party May Be King-Maker After Vote to Determine Military Role

9 hours 29 min ago
By Panu Wongcha-um and Panarat ThepgumpanatBANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's oldest political party is heading into an election on Sunday with leader...

Man Accused of Threatening Delegate Who Vilified LGBT Groups

9 hours 30 min ago
A Virginia man is accused of threatening a GOP member of the West Virginia House of Delegates who called the LGBTQ community a modern day version of the Ku Klux Klan.

Two-Time Olympic Champion Yuzuru Hanyu Ready for Worlds

9 hours 32 min ago
Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu says he has recovered from an ankle injury and is ready to take back the title at the world figure skating championships.

Asian Shares Mixed in Muted Trading Ahead of US Fed Meeting

9 hours 33 min ago
Asian shares are mixed in muted trading as investors await US Federal Reserve meeting later in the week.

Court to Hear Latest Case of Racial Bias in Jury Selection

9 hours 34 min ago
Supreme Court justices are again considering how to keep prosecutors from removing African-Americans from criminal juries for racially biased reasons.

Hawaii Weighs First-In-Nation Plastic Bans at Restaurants

9 hours 38 min ago
Hawaii would be the first state in the U.S. to ban most plastics used at restaurants under legislation that aims to cut down on waste that pollutes the ocean.

AP Source: Justice Dept. Probing Development of Boeing Jets

9 hours 41 min ago
AP source: Justice Department probing development, regulation of Boeing 737 Max jets.

AP Finds Hot Records Falling Twice as Often as Cold Ones

9 hours 44 min ago
An AP data analysis shows that in weather stations across America, hot records are being set twice as often as cold ones.

Early Reveal UConn Women Not Top Seed; Baylor No. 1 Overall

9 hours 51 min ago
Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.

New Rules Likely Coming but Not to Replay

9 hours 55 min ago
The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.