In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies.
Syria's opposition says it is better off in the wake of a Turkey-Russia deal on a demilitarized zone around Idlib province compared to periods that followed the defeat of rebels in other parts of the country.
EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe.
A British judge says material about possible links between a Russian businessman who died in mysterious circumstances and U.K. intelligence services will remain secret for security reasons.
Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.
A Philippine police officer says he tried to persuade residents of a mining camp to move to safety as a typhoon approached, but they appeared unconcerned and refused to leave a day before the storm triggered a huge landslide that buried dozens of...
The pressure in natural gas pipelines prior to a series of explosions and fires in Massachusetts last week was 12 times higher than it should have been.
Iowa State University has paid tribute to student and European champion golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena, who was found dead on a golf course Monday.
100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster.
The Senate Monday, approving one the most sweeping packages of legislation to tackle the opioid crisis: everything from the way doctors prescribe legal drugs, to preventing ellict knockoffs from entering the country. Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey...
Rail disruptions will be moving deeper into the city as crews start a four-year, $400-million project to relocate utility lines in the city center section.
German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, say claims that he was poisoned are "highly plausible," based on his symptoms.
South Korean President Moon's office has said the talks will focus on how to achieve denuclearization, lower a military standoff between the Koreas and promote their ties.
Russia's Defense Ministry says one of its reconnaissance aircraft with 15 people on board has been brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea.
Another deadly accident occurred Monday in what has already proven to be a deadly year on Hawaii roads.
64-year-old Van Tomita of Kahului has been identified as the pedestrian who died following a deadly motor vehicle crash on Dairy Road Monday afternoon. The crash occurred as a white 1992 Isuzu flatbed tow truck was making a right turn out of the the...
Students at Farrington High School this week made a statement with the selection of their homecoming queen.
The U.K.'s top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union.
Residents of Honokoahu Valley are cleaning up after Tropical Storm Olivia caused major flooding and damage last week.
Flags at California's Capitol are flying at half-staff after a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was killed and a second wounded in a confrontation at a Pep Boys store.