10/14/2013 3:50amCosta Rica is asking the United Nations' highest court to call a halt to construction by Nicaragua of two canals linking the Caribbean to the San Juan river near the two countries' border.
10/14/2013 4:15amAn attempt to oust the mayor of Poland's capital has failed because not enough people turned out to vote.
10/14/2013 4:43amBritish police have arrested a 10-year-old boy in the killing of an elderly man who died of head injuries.
10/14/2013 6:10amHere's a look at the achievements honored by this year's Nobel prizes, the $1.2 million awards handed out since 1901 by committees in Stockholm and Oslo:
10/14/2013 6:28amU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and the U.N-Arab League envoy for Syria said Monday that an international conference to set up a Syrian transitional government must be organized urgently and held as soon as possible.
10/14/2013 6:56amBritain's High Court on Monday threw out a libel case brought by a former Russian police officer against a London-based financier who is a fierce critic of corruption in Russia.
10/14/2013 7:21amOfficials say a Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer and three of six Red Cross staffers taken hostage in Syria are free and safe.
10/14/2013 7:47amThe Norwegian government wants to order another six F-35 fighter jets this year, in a deal worth some 7.38 billion kroner ($1.23 billion).
10/14/2013 9:18amGreek authorities have intercepted a boat with 73 immigrants who were allegedly trying to enter the country illegally.
10/14/2013 11:23amSyrian survivors of the latest shipwreck involving migrants in the Mediterranean Sea claim Libya's coast guard fired on their boat after reaching it a couple of hours out of port, the U.N. refugee agency said Monday.
10/14/2013 2:08pmBritish law enforcement agencies averted a plot to orchestrate a large-scale terror attack similar to the assault on Kenya's Westgate mall, an official said Monday.
10/14/2013 4:33pmOrdinary investors don't stand much chance of beating the market. It moves way too fast and efficiently. Or it behaves in ways that make no sense at all.