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Neutral arbitrator to hear Rice appeal: ESPN

Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension for domestic violence will be heard by a neutral arbitrator, not NFL commissioner Roger Goodell or...

Ebola-hit Liberia staring into the abyss

With its collapsed health service, sick and poorly equipped security forces and broken economy, Ebola‑hit Liberia finds itself on the brink of...

US judge calls Argentina in contempt in debt case

A US judge ruled Argentina in contempt of court Monday for its attempts to skirt his block on payments to holders of the country's restructured debt.

Deadliest attacks by pro-Russian rebels threaten Ukraine truce

Ukraine's truce and troops withdrawal deal lay in tatters Tuesday after the deadliest wave of...

Man opens fire during Ethiopian Embassy protest in Washington

A gunman opened fire during a protest on the Ethiopian Embassy grounds on Monday, according to a video...

Hong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, prepare for long haul

Tens of thousands of pro‑democracy protesters extended a blockade of Hong Kong streets on...

California passes first US 'Yes means Yes' sex consent law

California colleges welcomed Monday a new law requiring so‑called affirmative consent for partners having sex on campus -- dubbed a "Yes means...

Secret lives: an evening in a Ugandan gay bar

Just as he attends church on Sunday morning, there's another sacred place Nick, a 23-year‑old Kampala stylist, flocks to every Sunday night.

Arizona Cardinals player indicted over accusations of hitting wife

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been indicted for felony aggravated assault over...

Anti-gay remarks at debate spark anger in Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP) — A minor character in Brazil's election race faced a firestorm of criticism on Monday after saying during a presidential debate...