08/07/2014 11:42amPolice say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware.
08/07/2014 11:51amThe cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware, officials said Thursday.
08/07/2014 12:33pmPope Francis' upcoming trip to South Korea will provide him with an unusual opportunity to speak directly to the Chinese leadership: His plane is due to fly through Chinese airspace, and Vatican protocol calls for the pope to send greetings to leaders of all the countries he flies over.
08/07/2014 1:11pmThe White House is considering direct military strikes in Iraq, to help stop the advances of an Islamic militant group. That's according to U.S. defense officials and others who are familiar with what's being considered.
08/07/2014 3:21pmAn annual pilgrimage to a Roman Catholic shrine to the patron saint of work in Argentina drew thousands of people Thursday amid uncertain economic times in the country.
08/07/2014 9:33pmThe U.S. military dropped humanitarian aid to tens of thousands of Iraqi religious minorities besieged by militants and desperately in need of food and water, President Barack Obama said late Thursday, defending the action as helping to prevent a possible genocide.
08/07/2014 11:20pmLamar Alexander won the Republican nomination to a third term in the U.S. Senate, three Tennessee Supreme Court justices brushed back a conservative challenge and scandal-plagued U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais' race was too close to call on Thursday.