A Cameroon military official says the military has freed nine children and their teacher who had been kidnapped by gunmen Tuesday from a school in Kumba in the country's restive English-speaking South West region
Germany is working to make it easier to fire top bankers in return for a severance payment, as part of an effort to make the country a more attractive location for banks seeking to leave London after Brexit
An international rights group says Libyan authorities have forcibly removed dozens of migrants who had barricaded themselves in a container ship in the port city of Misrata for the past 10 days after being picked up at sea
Federal figures show the number of Indian Country crimes that the U.S. Justice Department prosecutes has not shown significant change in recent years, despite new programs and attempts to boost public safety on reservations and prosecution rates
A white Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi says that she apologizes to people who were offended when she complimented a supporter by saying she would attend a "public hanging" if the supporter invited her
Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire. The death toll from the fire has reached 81.
A white Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi said during a debate with her African-American Democratic opponent that she apologizes for saying she would attend a "public hanging" if a supporter invited her
Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan were at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings, marking the first time in the 5-year history of the postseason system that the same teams held the first four spots for three straight weeks