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Days after breaking the siege of Mount Sinjar and freeing trapped Yazidis there, peshmerga forces were pressing an offensive to retake the town itself from the Islamist militia.Add your comments
Travel to Cuba for business or education will be much easier as the U.S. eases restrictions, but until the embargo is completely lifted, going to Cuba simply for tourism still won't be allowed.
The election pits interim President Moncef Marzouki against challenger Beji Caid Essebsi, who held a post in the ousted regime of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
Employees at Sony learned they'd been victims of a massive hacking operation and the news keeps getting worse. One employee tells KPCC, "We've been outsmarted at every move."
The GAO released a report Friday on its findings in regards to the science the FBI used to investigate the 2001 anthrax attacks.
FIFA has voted to publish the 430-page confidential report by ethics investigator Michael Garcia looking at the decisions to hold World Cup tournaments in Russia and Qatar.
Although there is no one right way to guarantee your security from hackers, there are a few tips you can follow to better help protect your information.
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas said Thursday that he supports further negotiations on a proposed U.N. Security Council resolution.
Federal prosecutors sued NYC to address what an investigation found was a "deep-seated culture of violence" against young inmates at the Rikers Island jail.
Airlines, hotel chains and cruise companies have all been quietly eyeing a removal of the travel ban to Cuba and hope they soon will be able to bring U.S. tourists to the Caribbean nation.
Parallel announcements from President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro on Wednesday followed more than a year of secret talks between the two countries.
The president said that Bristol Bay and nearby waters, covering an area roughly the size of Florida, would be withdrawn from consideration for petroleum leases.
In the deadliest slaughter of innocents in Pakistan in years, Taliban gunmen attacked a military-run school Tuesday and killed 141 people — almost all of them students.
A day after two people plus a gunman were killed, thousands of Australians left bouquets of flowers at a makeshift shrine. Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his wife visited.
The families of nine of the 26 people killed and a teacher wounded two years ago at the Sandy Hook Elementary School filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer.
Sydney police say three people died, including the gunman, during a hostage crisis that ended when officers stormed a downtown cafe.