'Numerous Gunmen' In Multiple Ottawa Shootings
October 22 2014 11:00 AM
Gunshots rang out at Canada's Parliament and other Ottawa locations on Wednesday. A soldier is dead and Parliament Hill is on lockdown.
Extremist-Inspired Attack Raises Canada's Terror Threat Level
October 22 2014 12:26 AM
Martin Couture-Rouleau was just one of 90 suspected Canadian terrorism sympathizers monitored by authorities.
Unlikely Partners In Tackling Ebola: US And Cuba
October 21 2014 4:35 PM
The two adversaries may soon work side by side in combating the Ebola crisis, but collaboration has happened before -- quietly.
Mexico Offers Reward, Takes Over Towns, To Find 43 Missing Students
October 20 2014 10:17 PM
A reward was offered for information on the whereabouts of the university students, who vanished after a police shootout in Guerrero.
Cuba’s Ebola Response Trumps Larger Nations'
October 20 2014 3:39 PM
Cuba once again proves its "medical internationalism" is matched by no other country in the world.
Rival Political Demonstrations Grip Venezuela
October 19 2014 2:49 AM
Red-clad "Chavistas" rallied in central Caracas Saturday, while across town an opposition protest failed to attract as big a crowd.
Hurricane Gonzalo Scores Direct Hit On Bermuda
October 18 2014 12:37 AM
Power outages resulted from howling winds and torrential rains from the strongest storm to hit the Atlantic islands in a decade.
Colombian Farmers Take BP To Court
October 17 2014 3:21 PM
A lawsuit over an oil pipeline built in the mid-1990s marks the first time London-based BP faces a UK court for its actions overseas.
Venezuela Risks Default As Oil Prices Slide, Economists Say
October 17 2014 10:46 AM
Fears of a Venezuelan default are rising as an oil price fall squeezes the government's main income source.
Dallas Hospital's Reputation Tainted By Ebola
October 17 2014 9:07 AM
Once considered “the Neiman Marcus of hospitals,” the facility faces continued criticism for how it handled Ebola cases.
Hospital Worker Who Handled Ebola Patient Samples Now On Caribbean Cruise
October 17 2014 7:40 AM
The worker and her partner are in voluntary isolation on the cruise, and are being monitored by the ship's doctor.
Venezuela: Now Less Of A US Enemy (At The UN)
October 16 2014 12:12 PM
The United States successfully derailed Venezuela's 2006 bid for the Security Council, but stayed quiet this time.
Possible Ebola Case In Connecticut
October 16 2014 10:20 AM
Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut is testing a patient for Ebola.
Brazil's Market-Minded Presidential Challenger
October 16 2014 8:40 AM
Aécio Neves has investor support and a shot at unseating Rousseff. The question is, can he win over Brazil's middle-class voters?
More Countries Ban Travelers From Ebola-Hit West Africa
October 16 2014 2:14 AM
Airports in the U.S., U.K., and Canada have started screening people at airports as a precautionary measure.
Who's Most At Risk To Contract Ebola In The US?
October 15 2014 4:25 PM
Nurses make up one of the largest sectors of the nation's workforce, and are at the front lines of the Ebola outbreak, which has claimed 4,447 lives in just two months.
Mexico: Missing Students Not In Mass Grave
October 15 2014 10:51 AM
The search continues for 43 Mexican students who went missing after a confrontation with police in September.
With Weeks To Go, Republicans Maintain Midterms Edge
October 15 2014 9:21 AM
Two new polls show potential voters are still in favor of a Republican-controlled Congress as the Nov. 4 midterm elections draw closer.
Vatican Document 'Groundbreaking' For LGBT Catholics
October 14 2014 3:31 PM
The document from the synod of bishops states: “Homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer to the Christian community.”
Mexico Protests Turn Chaotic
October 14 2014 10:50 AM
About 600 protesters, including students, teachers and relatives of 43 missing students, torched government buildings Monday in Guerrero.