The State Department insisted Wednesday that an internal memo that pushed for bringing non-American Ebola patients to the U.S. for treatment was written by a “midlevel official” and does not reflect the administration’s plans.
Chile allows first medical marijuana plant
Wyoming Republican Senator John Barrasso made the case for his party to take control Senate Wednesday, arguing that GOP candidates are willing to "break through the gridlock" on Capitol Hill.
Egypt begins demolishing homes along its border with Gaza as part of a planned 500m buffer zone intended to prevent weapons smuggling.
Andy Murray moves to within one win of securing a World Tour Finals place after beating Julien Benneteau in Paris.
A fast-growing, short-term alternative to ObamaCare that allows customers to get cheap, one-year policies could put the government-subsidized plan into a death spiral.
Diane Nammi, founder of Iranian and Kurdish Women's Rights Organization, told BBC World News about her days fighting as a commander in the Kurdish Peshmerga armed forces.
France denies reports that it is ready to go ahead with the controversial delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to spin off Ferrari and sell a 10% stake in the luxury carmaker on the stock market.
The Pentagon is warning employees about being the potential targets of quick-strike terror attacks -- to the extent of suggesting they change travel routes, remove identifiable logos and avoid large gatherings.
While Ebola and terror threats have dominated headlines in recent weeks, lingering weak spots in the U.S. economy continue to keep pocketbook issues resonating with voters ahead of next week’s elections.
Musarat Misbah, the owner of a chain of beauty parlours in Pakistan, has set up a charity to help care for acid attack survivors whom she also employs in the salons.
Michelle Obama’s camp is insisting once again she won’t be making a run for Senate any time soon.
A dog breeder who shot dead his partner and her daughter after police returned confiscated guns to him is found guilty of two counts of murder.
First Lt. Alonzo Cushing will posthumously receive the Congressional Medal of Honor 151 years after fighting with valor during the Battle of Gettysburg.
The Serious Fraud Office is carrying out a criminal investigation into accounting irregularities at supermarket giant Tesco.
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Wales are confident Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale will be back in action before November's Euro 2016 qualifier against Belgium.
Guy Scott is appointed Zambia's interim leader, Africa's first white head of state for many years, after the death of President Sata.
The Australian government has reached a deal with a key political party and independent senators to push through a carbon emissions plan.