Obama: US won’t stop confronting Islamic State

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The United States stood firm Wednesday in its fight with Islamic State militants who beheaded a U.S. journalist in Iraq…

Jackie Chan expresses shame over son’s drug arrest

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Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son’s detention on drug charges in Beijing…

IS claims to behead American journalist James Foley

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A video by Islamic State group militants Tuesday purported to show the execution of American journalist James Foley…

Islamic fighters kill scores of Yazidi men in Iraq

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Islamic extremists shot scores of Yazidi men to death in Iraq, abducting their wives and children…

Jackie Chan’s son detained in Beijing drugs raid

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Pictures emerged on Monday of Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan’s actor-son Jaycee Chan being detained by police officers…

Jackie Chan’s son and Kai Ko detained in Beijing drug bust

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Jackie Chan’s son Jaycee and Taiwanese actor Kai Ko were arrested in Beijing for drug related offences…

Academic ranking of world universities 2014 results

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Academic ranking of world universities 2014 results…

California regulators approve PG&E rate hike

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California regulators have approved a nearly $2.4 billion rate hike for Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customers…

Woman who drank chemical-filled tea still critical

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A woman who drank sweet tea laced with a highly toxic industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant…

Iraq Prime Minister Al Maliki steps down

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Iraq’s prime minister for the past eight years said on Thursday he is relinquishing the post to fellow Dawa Party member Haider al-Abadi…