INTERNATIONAL

A Nigerian man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to taking part in email scams attempting to defraud thousands of victims around the world out of millions of dollars, U.S. prosecutors said.David Chukwuneke Adindu, 29, entered his plea to two conspiracy...
The Swedish government put out a statement confirming Johan Gustafsson's release on Monday."It is with great pleasure that I can announce that Johan Gustafsson has been released and can return to Sweden," Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom said in a...
The crisis created by the ultimatum delivered to Qatar by the Saudi-led Gulf coalition has been deepened by mixed messages from Washington.While Donald Trump has declared himself wholeheartedly behind the blockade on Qatar, the state and defense departments have...
The sudden elevation of Mohammed bin Salman to the position of crown prince and heir apparent to his father, King Salman of Saudi Arabia, is a welcome surprise for many Saudis. It is also a matter of deep concern...
A black off-duty police officer has been shot by a white colleague who “feared for his safety” in the US.The white officer was among those chasing gunmen in a stolen car when the officer with 11 years of service...
Donald Trump’s decision to back the blockade of Qatar – even as US diplomats have sharply criticised the embargo – follows decades of private business dealings by the US president with the countries leading the charge against the small...
It’s Sunday on a long spring weekend in Paris, and the mini Parisians of the 18th arrondissement are all jostling for a spot in the Jacqueline de Romilly library.The kids make their way toward the stacks of books piled up...