Kenya president says siege is over

Kenya Mall Attack

According to the president of Kenya, the attackers who have held off Kenyan security forces at a shopping mall in Nairobi since Saturday have now been defeated…

Miss America is first winner of Indian heritage

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The Miss America pageant has crowned its first winner of Indian heritage….

Tourists, residents flee huge fire near Yosemite

A Northern California wildfire grew overnight to more than three times the size of the city of San Francisco as it spread inside the border of Yosemite National Park…

Photo: Taiwan’s President visits New York

Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou has arrived in New York on a transit stop en route to a diplomatic tour in Paraguay…

Photo Gallery: Powerball winner claims jackpot

Paul White from Minneapolis suburb has come forward to claim one-third of a $448 million Powerball jackpot…

Photo Gallery: Inside Ariel Castro’s house

Ariel Castro, the man convicted of holding three women captive in his house for over a decade and raping them repeatedly…

Photo Gallery: Italy bus crash kills 38

38 people were killed when a tour bus careened into a string of cars –then plunged off a highway bridge in Italy…

Photo Gallery: William, Kate, show off royal baby boy

A beaming Prince William and his wife, Kate, emerged from a London hospital on Tuesday with their newborn baby boy…

Photo Gallery: Gansu earthquake

A strong earthquake near the city of Dingxi in Gansu province knocked down power lines and damaged scores of homes…

Photo Gallery: Zimmerman acquittal stirs protest in US cities

Protesters took the streets in various US cities on Sunday, as outrage over the acquittal of George Zimmerman…