International

FIFA suspends 11 people over soccer corruption cases

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FIFA has suspended 11 people, including two of its vice presidents, from all football-related activities…

Singapore Airlines investigates engine problem during flight

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Singapore Airlines said Wednesday that it is investigating how one of its jets suffered a loss of power in both of its engines…

Brides for sale: European women lured for sham marriages

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Balogova was promised a clean place to stay in Britain and maybe even some money…

Malaysia: Human traffickers’ camps had 139 suspected graves

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Malaysian authorities say a cluster of abandoned jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 suspected graves…

US defense chief’s criticism of Iraqis raises questions

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The Islamic State group’s takeover of the Iraqi provincial capital Ramadi has prompted criticism from Defense Secretary Ash Carter…

Heat wave in India leave 1,150 dead in 5 weeks

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More than 1,150 people have died in southern India since the middle of April as soaring summer temperatures…

Japan’s first lady visits controversial shrine to war dead

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Japan’s first lady visited the Yasukuni Shrine honoring the country’s war dead, including convicted war criminals…

IS captures Iraqi town, purges opponents in Syria’s Palmyra

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Islamic State group militants searched through the Syrian town of Palmyra for government troops and fighters…

Japan aquariums say they’ll stop getting Taiji-hunt dolphins

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Japan’s aquariums have promised to stop acquiring dolphins captured in a bloody hunt that caused global outrage…

Iraq struggles with sectarian politics after Ramadi fall

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As it moves to try to reverse the stunning loss of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq’s largest Sunni province…