BENI, Congo — What's an election campaign without shaking hands with potential voters? Congolese candidates in the thick of an Ebola outbreak, now the second deadliest in history, are finding out in uncomfortable ways.
ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar — Voters have begun casting their ballots are across the Indian Ocean island nation of Madagascar Wednesday to select a new president in a runoff election that pits two former leaders against each other.
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a Los Angeles auxiliary bishop, Monsignor Alexander Salazar, following allegations of misconduct with a minor in the 1990s, officials said Wednesday.
WASHINGTON — A federal judge who described himself as disgusted by Michael Flynn's behaviour upended a straightforward sentencing hearing, postponing punishment for President Donald Trump's first national security adviser and telling him in a stinging rebu
LOS ANGELES — Elon Musk unveiled his underground transportation tunnel on Tuesday, allowing reporters and invited guests to take some of the first rides in the revolutionary albeit bumpy subterranean tube — the tech entrepreneur's answer to what he calls "soul-destroying traffic."
BEIJING — The U.S. government said Tuesday that it is reviewing reports of forced labour at a Chinese internment camp where ethnic minorities are sewing clothes that have been shipped to the U.S. market.
TOKYO — SoftBank Group Corp.'s Japanese mobile subsidiary suffered a bitter debut Wednesday on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, slumping 15 per cent, hurt by a recent service outage and concerns about the use of parts from Chinese telecom giant Huawei.