Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is hiking the minimum wage by 60 percent and handing out free homes amid his efforts to counter a strengthening protest movement calling for his removal
France's presidential candidates are pushing their rival worldviews, as far-right Marine Le Pen calls the euro currency "dead" and centrist Emmanuel Macron visits a Holocaust memorial
After 100 days in office without passing any major legislation, Trump looks at a week with a deadline to avert a government shutdown and the possibility of a health care vote
"The Fate of the Furious" throttled past $1 billion globally and took No. 1 at the box office for the third straight week on a weekend where multicultural offerings dominated North American theaters
Apparently not content with having the world's tallest building, an indoor ski slope and countless other baubles, Dubai now boasts one more: its own typographic font
Britain's prime minister has brushed off calls for her country to settle its "divorce bill" from the European Union before beginning trade talks, saying she was confident she could secure a good Brexit deal
A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."
A Turkish court ruled to block access to Wikipedia, a free online encyclopedia, making official an earlier restriction measure by the telecommunications watchdog.
French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron is on the hunt for votes in rural France where his far-right opponent, Marine Le Pen, is making inroads among folks who feel left behind
Trump executive order directing federal agencies to seek out new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and Arctic for offshore drilling expected to face yearslong review, court challenges
Turkey passed two new decrees Saturday - one that expelled more than 4,000 civil servants and another that banned television dating programs.
Federal court documents show that Dole Fresh Foods has recently settled two lawsuits filed by families of people stricken by a listeria outbreak after eating salads packaged in Ohio
West Coast dockworkers will vote on a contract extension that could provide long-term labor peace at West Coast seaports, where in recent years work slowdowns and strikes have affected billions of dollars in cargo
The U.S. government is investigating whether General Motors should add about 312,000 vehicles to a 2015 recall for headlights that can suddenly go dark
A new environmental study says a coal-export terminal proposed in Washington state would increase cancer risk for some residents, make rail accidents more likely and add millions of metric tons of climate-changing greenhouse gas globally every year