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Guatemalan girl’s dad: she was healthy, well-hydrated before death at border

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – A young Guatemalan girl who died after she and her father were detained by U.S. border agents was in no medical distress when they arrived …

Rescue helicopter crashes in Portugal, four feared dead

LISBON (Reuters) – A medical helicopter crashed in a mountainous area near Porto, Portugal’s second biggest city, with all four onboard feared dead, local media and the country’s INEM emergency …

Australia appoints military leader as next governor general

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia has named a distinguished military leader as its next governor general, who represents Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, the country’s head of state, ahead of an election in …

Australia appoints military leader as next governor general

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia has named a distinguished military leader as its next governor general, who represents Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, the country’s head of state, ahead of an election in …

Dead Guatemalan girl dreamed of sending money home to poor family

SAN ANTONIO DE CORTEZ, Guatemala (Reuters) – The 7-year-old Guatemalan migrant girl who died in U.S. custody this month was inseparable from her father and had looked forward to being …

Deep in the red: Chinese county pays price for vanity-project binge

RUCHENG COUNTY, China (Reuters) – In the heart of an impoverished village in southern China, a life-sized statue of Mao Zedong sits on a platform adorned with intricate stonework, flanked …

At least 20 Afghan civilians killed in airstrike: officials

ASADABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) – At least 20 Afghan civilians, including 12 children, were killed in an airstrike targeting a Taliban commander in the eastern province of Kunar late on Friday, …

Nations agree global climate pact rules, but seen as weak

KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) – Nearly 200 countries overcame political divisions late on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it is not …

Kosovo approves team for talks with former adversary Serbia

PRISTINA (Reuters) – Kosovo’s parliament voted on Saturday to form a negotiating team to try to resolve outstanding disputes with Serbia, amid growing tensions between the two neighbors. The two …

Nations agree global climate pact rules after overcoming impasse

KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) – Nearly 200 nations overcame political divisions on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal but critics say it is not ambitious …