U.S. Marine in Japan arrested for drunk driving after deadly crash

Nov. 19 (UPI) -- A U.S. Marine was allegedly drunk driving a military vehicle and killed a Japanese motorist, according to reports Sunday. Okinawa police...

China draws three-stage path for Myanmar, Bangladesh to resolve Rohingya crisis

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - China has proposed a three-phase plan for resolving the Rohingya crisis, starting with a ceasefire in Myanmar’s Rakhine State so that...

Stephen Curry’s double-double fuels Golden State Warriors past Brooklyn Nets

NEW YORK -- Stephen Curry totaled 39 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists before fouling out as the Golden State Warriors held on for...

Whether for recreation or livelihood, seagrass proves vital to fishing around...

Nov. 17 (UPI) -- New research reveals the importance seagrass plays as host to fishing activity. When scientists looked at seagrasses and marine meadows around...

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday her efforts to form a three-way coalition government had failed, thrusting Germany into a political...

Anti-gay Ohio state rep. Wesley Goodman resigns after ‘inappropriate behavior’ with...

Nov. 19 (UPI) -- An anti-gay state lawmaker in Ohio resigned after he allegedly had "inappropriate behavior" with another man in his state-funded office. Ohio...

Researchers: CTE was detected in living former NFL player

Nov. 16 (UPI) -- For the first time, research has confirmed that scientists successfully detected chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- known commonly as CTE --...

Merkel’s fourth term in doubt after would-be partner pulls out

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s efforts to form a three-way coalition government that would secure her a fourth term hit a major...

Boeing to upgrade B-52 bombers for U.S. Air Force

Nov. 17 (UPI) -- The Boeing Co. has been awarded a modified contract for 10 full-rate production combat network communication technology upgrade kits for...

Satellite calls yield no clues on missing Argentine submarine

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina (Reuters) - A storm on Sunday complicated efforts to find an Argentine navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic with...

President Mugabe stuns Zimbabwe by defying pressure to resign

HARARE (Reuters) - President Robert Mugabe stunned Zimbabwe on Sunday by making no mention of resignation in a television address, defying his own ZANU-PF...

Lebanon’s Hariri to visit Egypt on Tuesday: Hariri’s office

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Saad al-Hariri, who announced his resignation as Lebanese prime minister from Saudi Arabia on Nov. 4, will visit Egypt on Tuesday...

Look: Viral photos show Sephora display destroyed by young child

Nov. 19 (UPI) -- A customer at a Sephora makeup store in Georgia snapped photos of what she said was $1,300 worth of makeup...

Mugabe agrees to stand down as Zimbabwe president: source

HARARE (Reuters) - Robert Mugabe agreed on Sunday to resign as Zimbabwe’s president hours after the ruling ZANU-PF party fired him as its leader...

‘Justice League’ tops the North American box office with $96M

Nov. 19 (UPI) -- The superhero ensemble movie Justice League is No. 1 in North America this weekend with $96 million in receipts, BoxOfficeMojo.com...

Ex-Chile leader Pinera favored to win presidential election

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chileans voted for a successor to President Michelle Bachelet on Sunday, with billionaire conservative Sebastian Pinera the favorite to win, though...

Britain to submit ‘Brexit bill’ proposal before December EU meeting

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will submit proposals on how to settle its divorce bill with the European Union before an EU summit next month...

Helping the poor is a ‘Passport to Paradise,’ Pope says

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis welcomed the poor, homeless and unemployed as guests of honor for a Mass and gourmet meal in the...

Zimbabwe’s ruling party to expel Mugabe, war vets head says

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe’s ruling party will dismiss 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe as its leader on Sunday and kick him out, stripping its ruler...

More than 30 rescued in Afghan raid on Taliban prison

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Afghan and foreign special forces raided a Taliban prison in southern Helmand province on Sunday and rescued at least...