|Germany's main Jewish leader steps down
Germany's main Jewish leader, who in 2010 became the first person born after the Holocaust to take the job, says he's stepping down.
1 hour 1 minute ago
|Agent: Chicago Marathon champion fails doping test
The agent for Chicago Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo says the Kenyan runner has failed a doping test.
1 hour 8 minutes ago
|Canadian gets life sentence in Mounties shootings
A man convicted of fatally shooting three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers and wounding two others has been given Canada's harshest prison sentence in more than 50 years.
1 hour 10 minutes ago
|Colombians jailed in Venezuela for $15 grocery run
A $15 grocery run has cost two single mothers from Colombia 48 days in jail — and a possible 14-year prison sentence. It's a result of a crackdown on smuggling in Venezuela that's ratcheting up tensions and highlighting growing economic distortions between the neighbors.
1 hour 24 minutes ago
|After 40 years, a look at Hello Kitty's success
When she came to life in 1974, she was a kitty without a name, sitting sideways in blue overalls and a big red bow, on a coin purse for Japanese girls. On Saturday, fans around the world will celebrate the 40th anniversary of this global icon of "cute-cool." That is, Hello Kitty.
|Burkina Faso leader steps down, vote in 90 days
Burkina Faso's leader of 27 years says he has stepped down following a wave of violent protests to his bid to seek a fifth term in power.
|North Korean Ebola policies hit tourism businesses
North Korea's quarantine of foreigners to prevent Ebola has not disrupted business with the nation's largest trading partner, Chinese businesspeople say, although a tourist ban has hurt travel agencies that run tours to the reclusive country.
|Gas almost under $3 nationwide: What to know
The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price under $3 a gallon.
|German 'Autobahn sniper' sentenced to 10 ½ years
A court in Germany has sentenced a trucker to 10 ½ years in prison for shooting at fellow drivers more than 700 times over a five-year period.
|N. Korea to quarantine foreigners over Ebola fears
North Korean officials have announced they will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus.