National News: The US announces nearly $33 Million in additional humanitarian assistance for people affected by Cyclone Idai

(STL.News) – Yesterday, the United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced nearly…

Italy’s Democrats vote for new leader to revive faded party

ROME (AP) — Members of Italy’s Democratic Party voted for a new leader Sunday in hope…

The Latest: Trudeau denies ex-AG’s claim of interference

TORONTO — The latest on questions in Canada over whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau‘s office tried…

OMAHA, Neb | Buffett encourages investors to bet on American economy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett says the company he built through decades of acquisitions…

WASHINGTON | Mueller: Manafort ‘brazenly violated the law’ for years

WASHINGTON (AP)— Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort committed crimes that cut to “the heart of…

PARIS | Macron visits French farm fair amid rural anger, decline

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron pledged Saturday to protect European farming standards and culinary…

WASHINGTON | US ambassador to Canada emerges as favorite for UN post

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is emerging as the front-runner to be…

WASHINGTON | Democratic group to spend $100M targeting 2020 battlegrounds

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major Democratic group plans to spend at least $100 million in battleground…

WASHINGTON | Trump doubts negotiators will strike budget deal he’d accept

WASHINGTON —January 28, 2019— President Donald Trump  doubts negotiators will strike the odds congressional negotiators will craft…

HAVANA | Tornado hits Havana; Cuban president says 3 dead, 172 hurt

HAVANA  —January 28, 2019—  A tornado and pounding rains smashed into the eastern part of Cuba’s…

DEERFIELD, Ill | Caterpillar swings to 4Q profit, but still falls short

DEERFIELD, Ill. —January 28, 2019—  Caterpillar returned to profitability in the fourth quarter, but sales have…

HAVANA | The Latest: Cook: Havana tornado absolutely “frightening”

HAVANA —January 28, 2019—  The Latest on Cuba’s deadly weather (all times local): 8 a.m. Leanys…

BANGKOK | Thailand suspends patent processing for medical marijuana

BANGKOK —January 28, 2019— Thailand suspends patent processing for medical marijuana. Thailand’s military government has suspended the…

Anthony Davis tells New Orleans that he wants a trade

—January 28, 2019— Anthony Davis’ agent says the five-time All-Star has told the New Orleans Pelicans that…

RIO DE JANEIRO | Brazilian president has surgery to remove colostomy bag

RIO DE JANEIRO— January 28, 2019— Brazil’s new far-right president is undergoing surgery to remove the colostomy…

Pope: Terrified of bloodbath in Venezuela, won’t pick sides

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE —January 28, 2019— Pope Francis says he is “terrified of a bloodbath” in…

LONDON | Rare red panda found after escape from Belfast Zoo

LONDON—January 28, 2019— Officials say a rare red panda is safe and sound, a day after it…

NEW YORK | ‘VH1 Trailblazer Honors’ celebrates director Ava DuVernay

NEW YORK —January 28, 2019—  “VH1 Trailblazer Honors” will pay tribute to Academy Award-nominated director Ava…

Silva struggling to revive big-spending Everton

— Jan 28, 2019— Nicknamed the “Mini-Mourinho” after his illustrious compatriot, Marco Silva arrived in the…

LONDON | Rare red panda goes missing from Belfast Zoo

LONDON— Jan 28, 2019—Officials say a rare red panda has gone missing from Belfast Zoo in…

BERLIN | German Chancellor Angela Merkel receiving Fulbright prize

BERLIN —Jan 28, 2019— German Chancellor Angela Merkel is receiving the prestigious Fulbright Prize for International…

BANGKOK | World stocks fall on doubts US shutdown deal will succeed

BANGKOK —Jan 28, 2019— Stock markets mostly fell Monday on caution over China-U.S. trade talks and…

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso | Gunmen attack market in northern Burkina Faso, 10 killed

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso—Jan 28, 2019—Burkina Faso’s security minister says nearly a dozen gunmen opened fire on…

MANILA, Philippines | Duterte visits site of fatal bombings, Abu Sayyaf suspected

MANILA, Philippines —Jan 28, 2019—President Rodrigo Duterte and his top security officials on Monday visited a Catholic…

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Jan 28, 2019—Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be…

BRUMADINHO, Brazil | The Latest: Company that inspected Brazil dam works on probe

BRUMADINHO, Brazil—Jan 28, 2019—The Latest on the mining waste dam collapse in Brazil (all times local):…

SKOPJE, Macedonia | Macedonia’s name change – what does the country have to do?

SKOPJE, Macedonia—Jan 28, 2019—Macedonia is changing its name to North Macedonia in return for Greece dropping…

ISTANBUL | UN rights envoy comes to Turkey to study Khashoggi killing

ISTANBUL —Jan 28, 2019—A U.N. human rights expert has arrived in Turkey for a weeklong visit…

BEIJING | Prominent Chinese human rights lawyer sentenced to 4½ years

BEIJING —Jan 28, 2019—Prominent Chinese human rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang was sentenced to 4½ years in…