One of Australia’s oldest naval mysteries has been solved after the discovery of the wreck of the country’s first submarine more than 103 years after its disappearance in World War I.
Mexican authorities have detained a former official of President Enrique Pena Nieto’s Institutional Revolutionary Party in a corruption case involving a now-fugitive ex-governor.
A heavy construction vehicle plunged onto a congested road outside the Mexican capital Wednesday, killing two people and injuring six more.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in their meeting that the kingdom continues to support Palestinian claims to Jerusalem.
The Latest on a North Korean soldier’s defection to South Korea (all times local): 11:25 a.m.
The Latest on a 5-year-old boy who shot himself in the hand months after he was shot in the face (all times local): 8:30 p.m.
A soccer player for Paraguay’s national team who’s wanted for alleged sexual assault against an underage girl in Argentina has been detained in Mexico.
The family of an Australian woman fatally shot by a police officer in the United States in July has demanded a more rigorous probe into the incident after a Minnesota prosecutor cast doubts on the initial investigation.
South Korea says a North Korean soldier has safely defected to the South via a portion of the heavily fortified border rarely visited by outsiders.
The ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright is fighting authorities’ attempt to extradite her from California to Tennessee, where she is charged with killing him in 2010.
Democrats sued Wednesday to keep Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold’s name on the 2018 ballot even though the congressman says he won’t seek a fifth term amid allegations of sexual harassment.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday commuted the prison sentence of an Iowa kosher meatpacking executive who received 27 years behind bars for money laundering. It was the first time Trump has used the presidential power.
Rules cited in the dismissal of an Atlanta fire chief that require city employees to get pre-clearance for outside employment are not constitutional, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says he hired a deputy chief of staff who had previously been accused of sexual harassment because an investigation didn’t prove the allegations.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday commuted the prison sentence of an Iowa kosher meatpacking executive sentence to 27 years in prison for money laundering — the first time he’s used the presidential power.
A 17-year-old missing person’s case is now considered a homicide after authorities found the man’s remains, investigators said Wednesday.
President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to cut off U.S. funding to countries that support a resolution criticizing his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
Authorities say a New Orleans jail guard has been arrested after acknowledging she had sexual contact with an inmate and gave him and others contraband drugs and cigarettes.
After a welcome lull in powerful winds that drove Southern California’s massive wildfire, crews and homeowners braced Wednesday for the return of potentially dangerous gusts that could revive the flames.
The Latest on the new leader of South Africa’s ruling party (all times local): 12:50 a.m.