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Kidnapped Italian priest released in Nigeria with 2 others

Oct 18, 2017

Italy's foreign minister says that an Italian priest kidnapped last week in Nigeria has been freed, and is in good shape

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Newlyweds' pot-bellied pig gets second reprieve from borough

Oct 18, 2017

A Pennsylvania borough has granted a second reprieve to a newly married couple fighting for the right to keep their pet pot-bellied pig

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Trump says Comey knew he was going to exonerate Clinton

Oct 18, 2017

President Donald Trump is again tweeting about the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation

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10 WTO members air concerns about Trump 'Buy American' order

Oct 18, 2017

China and Taiwan joined many U.S. allies including Israel at the World Trade Organization to express concerns over a Trump administration executive order that seeks to maximize use of American-made goods, products and materials in government procurement.

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A Saudi Arabian first: Spokeswoman at kingdom's US embassy

Oct 18, 2017

Saudi Arabia is trying to portray itself as ready to join the ranks of modern, tolerant societies, and to help make that case in Washington, the kingdom is relying on the first woman to serve as the Saudi Embassy's official spokeswoman

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Swiss lawmakers agree on $1B backing for 2026 Olympic bid

Oct 18, 2017

Switzerland's federal government says it would contribute almost 1 billion Swiss francs ($1.02 billion) toward Sion hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics

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Turkey: Iraqi Kurds 'miscalculated' with independence vote

Oct 18, 2017

Turkey says Iraq's retaking of the northern city of Kirkuk from Kurdish forces earlier this week has rectified the Kurds' "mistake" in holding a non-binding referendum on independence last month

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White House: VA's Shulkin not a candidate for HHS secretary

Oct 18, 2017

The White House says Veterans Secretary David Shulkin was never a candidate for the top job at Health and Human Services

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NFL players, owners hold talks on social issues

Oct 18, 2017

NFL players and owners hold unusual meeting to discuss social issues; national anthem not discussed at any length

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Berlusconi stumps for referendums in 2 Italian regions

Oct 18, 2017

Silvio Berlusconi has thrown his political weight behind a referendum on autonomy in his native Lombard region, but said he is not sure whether or not he can vote himself

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