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CHICAGO Police departments across the United States are searching for new tactics for a more difficult era of racial tension, increasingly lethal mass shootings and...

WASHINGTON The United States said on Sunday it had transferred a Yemeni inmate from the Guantanamo Bay prison to Italy, bringing the number of detainees...

CUCUTASAN ANTONIO DEL TACHIRA (Colombia) Thousands of Venezuelans poured across the border into Colombia on Sunday to buy essential goods during a brief opening of...

DALLAS As America reeled from a week of violence pitting police officers against civilians, Dallas Police Chief David Brown came to personify the nation’s trauma. After...

DALLAS Dallas was gripped by a new security scare late on Saturday triggered by an anonymous threat in the Texas city,  as a prominent Black...

MINNEAPOLIS A Minnesota police officer who fatally shot a black motorist during a traffic stop this week was reacting to the presence of a gun,...

WARSAW / DALLAS US President Barack Obama, seeking to soothe raw emotions after a former US soldier killed five policemen in Dallas and high-profile police...

WASHINGTON A trade deal fight led by US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Saturday failed to fully materialise as rival and presumptive nominee Hillary...

CARACAS Seeking a path out of political deadlock, Venezuela’s embattled government and opposition met separately late on Saturday with international mediators led by Spain’s former...

SAN SALVADOR In many countries, tattoos are simple adornment, a small sign of unconventionality, of minor rebellion. In El Salvador, however, they are usually the mark...