Students at the high school devastated by the South Korean ferry disaster have returned to classes today, just over a week after the ship capsized with more than 300 students from Danwon High School on board.
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) Shell Nigeria says its Forcados oil export terminal remains closed, seven weeks after it was shut down to repair a sabotaged undersea pipeline. Militants claimed responsibility.There are growing concerns in...
OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird has paid a visit to the memorial at the World War II Auschwitz-Birkenau German Nazi death camp.Baird and Canadian ambassador to Poland, Alexandra Bugailiskis, walked Thursday...
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Thursday posted lower quarterly profit after a massive recall due to defective ignition switchs linked to at least 13 deaths, but results still topped Wall Street expectations on strong pricing for its vehicles, especially in North America.
(Reuters) - Medical device maker Zimmer Holdings Inc said it would buy orthopedic products company Biomet Inc in a deal valued at about $13.35 billion to broaden its portfolio of products that treat bone and joint-related disorders.
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns on Thursday promised Libya more U.S. help against extremist violence, saying the country could not achieve political or economic stability without tackling its security challenges.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's military said on Thursday it had gained "complete control over the situation" in the Sinai Peninsula, where Islamist insurgents have been carrying out attacks against security forces for several months.
Sharon Brookes (top left) was eating a piece of toast when a piece became stuck in her throat. Pensioner Miss Brookes thought she was a 'goner' until her dog Judy (bottom left) - who has saved her life once before - jumped up to rescue her