January 15, 2016

Opposition lawmaker elected new leader of Haiti’s Senate

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ An opposition lawmaker who was jailed for over two years before being cleared of charges he orchestrated […]
January 15, 2016

UK’s Duchess of Cambridge to guest edit Huffington Post

LONDON – Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge will temporarily swap royal duties for an editor’s chair to raise awareness of children’s mental-health issues. Kensington Palace says Kate […]
January 13, 2016

Venezuela’s first lady says DEA kidnapped her nephews

CARACAS, Venezuela (Venezuela’s first lady says DEA kidnapped her nephews AP)_ Venezuela’s first lady on Tuesday broke her silence on the arrest of her two nephews […]
January 13, 2016

High court raises doubts over Puerto Rico sovereignty

By Sam Hananel THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ The Supreme Court on Wednesday raised doubts about whether Puerto Rico should be treated as a sovereign state […]
January 13, 2016

The leader of a Colombian drug cartel involved in an international cocaine distribution conspiracy has been sentenced to

NEWARK, N.J.(AP) _ The leader of a Colombian drug cartel involved in an international cocaine distribution conspiracy has been sentenced in New Jersey to 11 years […]
January 13, 2016

1st black US attorney general endorses Clinton for president, giving possible boost in South

By Bill Barrow THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLESTON, S.C. _ Hillary Clinton has secured an endorsement from the nation’s first black attorney general as she works to […]
January 12, 2016

Man who accused Haiti orphanage founder of molestation appeals defamation verdict

PORTLAND, Maine (AP)_ A Maine man who accused a Haiti orphanage founder of molesting boys is appealing a defamation verdict. Paul Kendrick has accused Michael Geilenfeld, […]
January 12, 2016

Haitians gather at prayer services, homes on sixth anniversary of devastating earthquake

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ Many Haitians gathered Tuesday at prayer services and private homes to mark the sixth anniversary of the […]
January 12, 2016

A U.N. study says the number of people who migrated to foreign countries surged by 41 per cent over the last 15 years to reach 2

By Alexandra Olson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The number of people who migrated to foreign countries surged by 41 per cent in the last 15 years to […]
January 12, 2016

Kentucky clerk jailed for defying court on gay marriage to attend State of the Union speech

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The Kentucky clerk who spent five days in jail for refusing to license same-sex marriages in defiance of federal court orders has been […]
January 8, 2016

Amway Canadian Championship kicks off in May, with five teams in the hunt

TORONTO(AP) _ The Vancouver Whitecaps will begin defence of their Amway Canadian Championship against either FC Edmonton or Ottawa Fury FC. The two North American Soccer […]
January 7, 2016

Teacher at Islamic school sentenced to 20 years in prison in Kenya for radicalizing students

MOMBASA, Kenya  (AP) _ A court in Kenya has found a teacher at an Islamic school guilty of radicalizing his students by teaching them extreme jihad […]
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