Peru's new president has scarce experience governing but is known as a consensus builder who might have a shot at bridging divides after one of the most-bitter political crises in the Andean nation's recent history
Peru's new President Martin Vizcarra is promising to fight corruption and heal the bitter wounds left by a vote-buying scandal that abruptly forced his predecessor from office
Officers from Britain's information regulator have arrived at the London offices of data firm Cambridge Analytica after being granted a warrant as part of an investigation into alleged misuse of personal information
Congress gave President Donald Trump the $1.6 billion he wanted this year for his proposed "big, beautiful" border wall with Mexico but the headline number masks what he didn't get on one of his signature campaign promises
A Spanish Supreme Court judge has charged 13 leading Catalan separatist politicians with rebellion for their recent attempts to bring about the region's independence from Spain
Thousands of people protested in Warsaw and other cities across Poland on Friday against the conservative government's latest attempt to restrict abortion
Tens of thousands of Slovaks have taken to the streets in anti-government protests again amid a political crisis triggered by the slayings of an investigative reporter and his fiancee
It takes more than a durable thumb and the stomach for strangers to be a top-notch vagabond. Take it from Juan Villarino, dubbed the "world's best hitchhiker" by Wes Enzinna for the New York Times , which profiles Villarino and picks his brain for how he's become the "king of the...
The head of the UN food agency says the number of people around the world in danger of dying unless they get food urgently surged to 124 million last year _ mainly because "people won't stop shooting at each other."
At least 140 whales have died after becoming stranded on a beach overnight in Western Australia, the AP reports. Over 150 short-finned pilot whales were first spotted on the beach at Hamelin Bay by a fisherman on Friday morning. By Friday afternoon, all but 15 had died. According to the...