Fires burn out of control for 2nd day in South African capital

April 19 (UPI) -- Authorities in South Africa said they have arrested a man who may be responsible for multiple fires that continue to...

Interstate drug trafficking cases in EU nearly double in last 4 years, report says

April 19 (UPI) -- Amid a rise in the production of synthetic drugs, there have been nearly twice as many cross-border drug trafficking cases...

Pelosi: Waters Should Not Apologize for Urging Protesters to ‘Get More Confrontational’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday said she does not believe Representative Maxine Waters (D., Calif.) should apologize for her recent suggestion that protesters...

‘Skullduggery’ political podcast: ‘Will Afghanistan end like Vietnam?’ — April 17, 2021

The TelegraphThe quiet making of our future queenIt is arguably one of the best photographs ever to have been taken of the Duchess of...

Alarmed by ‘Tiger King,’ senators propose ban on private ownership of big cats

The hit show "Tiger King" has triggered not only a huge fan following but now a proposed law to ban private ownership of so-called...

South Korea may participate in Fukushima wastewater probe

April 19 (UPI) -- Japan's top diplomatic envoy to South Korea said Seoul could participate in an International Atomic Energy Agency-led investigation into the...

South Korea to launch mentorship programs for North Korean defectors

School-age North Korean defectors in the South are to receive mentoring and customized educational support to ease their transition into society, according to education...

Walter Mondale, Carter’s vice president, dies at 93

MINNEAPOLIS -- Former Vice President Walter F. Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters...

How some Republican lawmakers are fighting conservatives’ COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

In his eastern Maryland congressional district, conservative GOP Rep. Andy Harris is vaccinating his constituents against COVID-19.He's part of a cohort of physicians-turned-lawmakers on...

Asian Woman in SF Followed, Robbed of $16,000 Rolex at Gunpoint

An Asian woman in her 50s was held at gunpoint and robbed of her jewelry -- including a $16,000 Rolex watch -- at San...