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US Senate: $10 million bounty on journalists' murderers

The US Senate has unanimously approved a bill providing up to $10 million for information leading to the arrest or conviction of people involved in...

Kiev, rebels agree to extra measures to ensure Ukraine cease-fire

MINSK (Reuters) - Pro‑Russian separatists and representatives from Kiev and Moscow agreed on...

Oilfield worker lost in New Mexico flooding dies

Severe weather claimed the life of an oilfield worker in New Mexico and forced emergency workers to rescue dozens of others as remnants of former Hurricane...

Scotland's Alex Salmond quits after losing independence vote

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scottish nationalist Alex Salmond resigned as leader of his party on Friday and will quit as First Minister of his country after...

Fence jumper at White House sparks evacuation

Much of the White House was evacuated on Friday after someone jumped the fence at the executive mansion.

Alibaba makes huge Wall Street debut

A buying frenzy sent Alibaba shares sharply higher Friday as the Chinese online giant made its historic Wall Street trading debut. In early trades after...

Four charged in shooting death of Chicago child

Four men have been charged in the death of a 9-year‑old boy who was gunned down in a backyard after becoming upset with his mother and running from...

Paris puts up panels to prevent 'love-locks'

Paris officials have put up plastic panels on an iconic pedestrian bridge spanning the Seine river in front of the Louvre in an attempt to stop lovers...