US & World
Many of the displaced ended up in camps in the city of Yola. Now they're racing further away as concerns grow that Yola also faces attack, and that the government isn't doing enough to stop it.
The FBI has sent nearly 100 additional agents to Ferguson, Missouri, to help law enforcement there as officials prepare for possible unrest.
A two-year investigation has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
The CIA plan calls for deleting the email of almost all employees after they leave the agency. But opponents say this would erase too many important documents.
Prosecutors want to question the Wikileaks founder, who has taken refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, over allegations that he sexually assaulted two women in 2010.
"My Toilet," a new photo exhibit in London, documents how commodes — or the lack of a proper one — affect the health and education of girls and women.
Amid rumblings about conflict of interest and corruption, Mexico's first lady says she will sell a multimillion-dollar home in Mexico City.
A federal judge in Montana overturned the state's ban on gay marriage ruling it violates the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution.
Alvarado was crowned Miss Honduras in April and was expected to compete in the Miss World Pageant in London next month. She was supposed to have left for London this week.
Driven by the lake effect, the storm dumped up to 60 inches of snow in some areas, paralyzing an area used to huge snow totals.
In a video posted Wednesday, a number of celebrities stare silently into a camera to illustrate that they're still waiting for world leaders to fight Ebola.
Hacker activist group Anonymous declared “cyberwar” against the Ku Klux Klan via a YouTube video and posts to their website this week.
The National Transportation Safety Board has let stand a $10,000 fine against an aerial photographer for operating his Ritewing Zephyr at the University of Virginia in 2011.
In an apparent move to avert criticism, FIFA filed a criminal complaint against unnamed individuals on Tuesday over the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests won by Russia and Qatar.
The attack, which left three Israeli-American citizens dead, ratcheted up fears of sustained violence in the city, which is already on edge amid soaring tensions over its most contested holy site.
Asia Lemmon said the pasta strainer represents her beliefs in the satirical Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.