New York -
An American nurse published a scathing account of her treatment after being put in isolation in the United States following a stint caring for Ebola patients in West Africa, saying she was made to feel like "a criminal.
Hong Kong -
Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters were Sunday forced to suspend a planned vote on their next steps -- hours before it was due to begin -- due to differing opinions about how to move their month-long campaign forward.
The Mayor and City Comission of South Miami passed a resolution on Oct. 7 in favor of splitting the state of Florida into two states. No, it has nothing to do with politics, say city officials. It's because of climate change.
Tunisians were voting Sunday in an election seen as pivotal to establishing democracy in the cradle of the Arab Spring uprisings, with security forces deploying heavily to avert extremist attacks.
Ukrainians voted in parliamentary elections Sunday that could sharpen divisions in the war-torn country, while strengthening President Petro Poroshenko's bid to set the ex-Soviet republic on an irreversible pro-Western course.
Rio De Janeiro -
After the most contentious election race since the end of military rule in 1985, Brazilians will Sunday choose their next president, weighing a decade of social progress against a yearning for economic revival.
A Google vice president, Alan Eustace, 57, broke Felix Baumgartner's 2012 parachute jump world record Friday when he dived from a balloon near the top of the stratosphere, breaking the sound barrier during a freefall that lasted four-and-a-half minutes.
"Nicolas has two dads" is the title of the first children's story-book about sexual diversity and homo-parental families in Chile. The book is currently being distributed to pre-school kids in 500 public kindergartens in Chile.
RCMP's critical intelligence team in a 22 page report obtained by Carleton University criminologist Jeff Monaghan under the Freedom of Information act claimed that radical environmentalists are a clear and present threat to the Canadian energy sector.