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Unrepentant Mladic sentenced to life for Bosnia atrocities

Unrepentant Mladic sentenced to life for Bosnia atrocities

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — An unrepentant Ratko Mladic, the bullish Bosnian Serb general whose forces rained shells and snipers' bullets on Sarajevo and carried out the worst massacre in Europe since World War II, was convicted Wednesday of genocide an
Pledge deaths at US colleges fuel reviews of Greek life

Pledge deaths at US colleges fuel reviews of Greek life

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The deaths of at least four fraternity pledges this year have helped fuel a re-examination of Greek life at U.S.
David Cassidy: A rocking romancer to millions of young fans

David Cassidy: A rocking romancer to millions of young fans

NEW YORK — David Cassidy could sell the heck out of uncertainty.

House falls off trailer, blocks North Carolina road

STATESVILLE, N.C. — Some house movers in North Carolina thought they were getting a jump on the day. Instead, their day got longer when the house they were moving fell off a trailer and onto a road.
Trump calls father of freed UCLA player an 'ungrateful fool'

Trump calls father of freed UCLA player an 'ungrateful fool'

PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump started off his first day of Thanksgiving vacation Wednesday by resuming his taunts of the father of a UCLA basketball player detained for shoplifting in China, calling him an "ungrateful fool.
Syria's opposition, divided and varied, to get a new face

Syria's opposition, divided and varied, to get a new face

BEIRUT — Syria's notoriously fragmented opposition gathering Wednesday in the Saudi capital is trying to close ranks and come up with a unified vision as international efforts appeared headed toward a resolution that would preserve the rule of Presid
Meghan McCain marries Ben Domenech in Arizona ceremony

Meghan McCain marries Ben Domenech in Arizona ceremony

SEDONA, Ariz. — Meghan McCain has married fellow conservative commentator Ben Domenech at her family's ranch in Arizona. McCain's father, Sen.

Rate on 30-year mortgages falls to 3.92 per cent

WASHINGTON — The rate on benchmark 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages slipped this week to 3.92 per cent from 3.95 per cent last week. But the 15-year, fixed-rate mortgage, popular among homeowners seeking to refinance, blipped up to 3.32 per cent from 3.
Credibility at risk, media cuts stars loose over sex claims

Credibility at risk, media cuts stars loose over sex claims

NEW YORK — The consequences came swiftly after the allegations emerged against Charlie Rose. Within hours, the veteran news host was suspended by CBS and his PBS interview show was pulled off the air. The next day, he was fired.

Army members investigated for misbehaviour during Trump trip

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says it is investigating allegations of misbehaviour by three service members during President Donald Trump's trip to Asia earlier this month.