January 20, 2018

Americans, Canadians kidnapped in Nigeria freed, police say

iStock/Thinkstock(ABUJA, Nigeria) — Two Americans and two Canadians who were kidnapped by gunmen in northern Nigeria earlier this week have been rescued, police said.The foreigners — […]
January 20, 2018

US helicopter crash kills key Zimbabwe opposition leader

Photodisc/Thinkstock(RATON, N.M.) — A key Zimbabwe opposition leader was killed Wednesday night in a helicopter crash in the United States, authorities said.Roy Bennett, an outspoken critic […]
January 20, 2018

US Navy ship sails near disputed shoal claimed by China, the Philippines

moodboard/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer sailed within 12 miles of Scarborough Shoal, a small uninhabited reef in the South China Sea claimed by […]
January 19, 2018

Trump expected to be a main attraction at Davos meeting of the world’s elite

iStock/Thinkstock(DAVOS, Switzerland) — Next week thousands of the world’s richest and most powerful players will gather in the tiny Swiss town of Davos.Each year the town […]