Serena Williams displayed all her fighting qualities to stay alive at the Australian Open Monday along with defending champion Stan Wawrinka and Japan\\u0027s Kei Nishikori, but two-time champion Victoria Azarenka was knocked out.The world number one ...
Dark comedy \"Birdman\" boosted its Oscars hopes after landing the top prize at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards, a barometer of likely success at the all-important Academy Awards.The film about a washed up superhero movie star attempting to reviv
Greece awoke to a new era of defiant anti-austerity Monday after voters handed a decisive victory to radical left party Syriza, putting the country on a collision course with the EU and international creditors.In a result that exceeded analysts\\u002
The euro briefly sank to a new 11-year low against the dollar in early Asian trade Monday after anti-austerity party Syriza swept to victory in Greece\\u0027s general elections.The single currency was trading at $1.1169 at about 0040 GMT after dippin
The Islamic State group has said it executed one of two Japanese hostages it has been holding, in an apparent beheading that has been slammed by leaders around the world.The claim, made Sunday, came a day after the release of a video announcing the m
United Nations Security Council members arrived in Haiti on Friday for a three-day visit to urge the government to hold long-delayed elections in order to stem a mounting political crisis. Envoys from the 15 member states of t ...
US officials admitted Thursday that Washington had been over ambitious in its plans to help Haiti in the aftermath of a devastating earthquake, despite pledging about $4 billion in aid. Five years after the 7.0 quake levelled
UN Security Council ambassadors will travel to Haiti this month for a first-hand look at the political situation following a decision to draw down the UN mission there. The envoys will push President Michel Martelly to set a t
Le président haïtien Michel Martelly a signé lundi soir un accord avec les deux présidents du Parlement pour éviter un vide parlementaire à partir du 12 janvier et organiser des élections législati
Haitian President Michel Martelly on Thursday named veteran politician Evans Paul prime minister to lead a new government, as he seeks to defuse a crisis over long-delayed elections. The announcement followed the resignation o