OTTAWA (AP) — Ottawa police: 5 killed in collision of passenger train, city bus.
Many countries and courts have taken action over the past decade to regulate, restrict or ban the use of Muslim veils and headscarves in public. Here is a look at the issue around the world:
— BRITAIN: There
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the House Armed Services Committee is urging military leaders to give greater details about how budget cuts will affect national security.
California Republican Rep. Howard P. “Buck” McKeon tells the chiefs of
BERLIN (AP) — Marcel Reich-Ranicki, who survived the Warsaw Ghetto to become post-war Germany’s best-known literary critic, has died at 93.
The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung daily, whose literary section Reich-Ranicki led for years, said he died Wednesday in
LONDON (AP) — In Britain this week, a judge struck a blow against religious oppression. Or for religious freedom. It all depends who you ask.
Judge Peter Murphy ruled that a female Muslim defendant may stand trial wearing
A federal appeals court has sided with Spirit AeroSystems in a labor dispute stemming from the way the Wichita-based aircraft parts maker evaluates employee performance.
NEWPORT, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee judge has ruled in favor of parents who want their 8-month-old baby to be named “Messiah.”
At a paternity hearing last month, child support magistrate Lu Ann Ballew was asked to decide
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner (BAY’-nur) says House Republicans will pass a budget bill this week that withholds funding for President Barack Obama’s health care law.
The effort stands little chance in the Democratic-controlled Senate, setting
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s ousted president, Mohammed Morsi, spoke with his family by telephone for the first time since the military removed him from office and detained him in a secret location more than two months ago, one
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An attorney representing a former chef at the Virginia governor’s mansion who was charged with stealing from the home’s kitchen says an agreement has been reached.
Attorney Steve Benjamin said Wednesday a “favorable resolution”