More protesters flood Sudan's sit-in to demand civilian rule
Northern Ireland journalist killed by gunman during riot
Filipino devotees nailed to crosses to re-enact crucifixion
How Mueller's decision on obstruction helped save Trump
U.S. homebuilding near two-year low; permits extend decline
Mali struggles to disarm ethnic militia suspected of massacre
Turkey arrests suspected spies for UAE, investigating Khashoggi link
By Orhan Coskun ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey has arrested two suspects who confessed to spying on Arab nationals for the United Arab Emirates, and is investigating whether the arrival in Turkey of one of them was related to the murder of Saudi ...
Thirteen dead in South Africa after church wall collapses
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Thirteen people were killed in a south-eastern province of South Africa during an Easter service after a church wall collapsed on them late on Thursday following days of heavy rains and strong winds, emergency services said ...
Thai king confers awards on two Australian divers for rescue of cave boys
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Two Australian cave divers who were instrumental in the rescue last year of 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave received on Friday a royal honor from King Maha Vajiralongkorn in a ceremony in Bangkok. The “Wild ...
Hundreds of thousands back on Algeria's streets, demanding radical reform
By Lamine Chikhi and Hamid Ould Ahmed ALGIERS (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators returned to Algeria's streets on Friday to press demands for sweeping democratic change well beyond former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's resignation, ...
Supreme Court girds for fight over Trump census citizenship question
By Andrew Chung NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sitting on a working-class commercial strip in the shadows of an above-ground rail line, a group called Make the Road New York's busy street-level offices are easy to miss. But its mission to support and advocate ...
Barr releases Mueller's report - and feels the heat
By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attorney General William Barr could have buried Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report deep in the recesses of the U.S. Justice Department and simply told the public that President Donald Trump would ...
Explainer: Egypt votes on changing its constitution
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt holds a three-day referendum from Saturday on constitutional amendments that could allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to stay in office until 2030. Parliament this week overwhelmingly approved the proposals, which would ...
Congress spokeswoman quits in middle of Indian election, joins BJP ally
By Abhirup Roy MUMBAI (Reuters) - A spokeswoman for India's main opposition Congress party quit on Friday and joined a group allied with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party, complaining that misbehavior toward her by male Congress members was ...
U.S. refiners planning major plant overhauls in second quarter
By Erwin Seba HOUSTON (Reuters) - U.S. oil refiners are planning a heavy slate of plant overhauls in the second quarter, with total production this month off 8.5 percent compared with the start of the year, according to data from the U.S. Energy ...
California couple sentenced to life in prison in severe child abuse case
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Southern California couple was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Friday after the pair pleaded guilty to charges stemming from grim, headline-making accusations they beat, starved and shackled their ...