a top militant and three others were killed in central african republic when a u.n. helicopter fired on fighters advancing towards the town of bambari, a rebel group said on sunday. the un's mission known as minusca shot at fighters from the pop
brisbane, australia (ap) — the chiefs beat fellow new zealand side the crusaders 12-5 on sunday to win the inaugural brisbane global tens rugby tournament under difficult circumstances.
wellington, new zealand (ap) — wicketkeeper luke ronchi will return from injury to reclaim his place in the new zealand one-day and twenty20 teams for upcoming matches against south africa.
rome (ap) — the italian government on friday approved measures aimed at streamlining the decision process for asylum requests — as well as speeding up the deportations of those whose asylum bids have been denied.
by tom miles geneva (reuters) - more than 400 migrant deaths have been recorded so far in 2017, including on the mediterranean crossings to europe from north africa and the route into the united states from mexico, the international organization