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Police: 5 killed in shooting at nightclub at Mexican resort

A Mexican police officer says a gunman has killed at least five people and wounded nine others at a nightclub in the Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen

88 million tons a year: Auditors decry EU food…

A report from the European Court of Auditors is chiding the European Union's executive branch for a lack of effort in reducing food waste

Evaluating President Obama's Syria legacy

Charles Krauthammer joins 'The O'Reilly Factor' to discuss the 'red line' foreign policy

New Picture Has Some Claiming Elvis is Alive

A new photo has people claiming Elvis is alive. Elizabeth Keatinge (@ekeatinge) has more.

Election Of Top EU Official Gets Little Attention…

The contentious election for European Parliament president has gotten little attention in Europe, which doesn't bode well for the future of the EU.

The Latest: Davos organizers urge shift in…

The World Economic Forum, which organizes the annual gathering of the global political and business elites in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, says the focus on economic growth, which has guided policymaking for decades, is no longer fit for purpose

Reports: Istanbul nightclub attacker who killed 39 caught

Turkish media reports say police have caught the gunman who killed 39 people at an attack on a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's celebrations

Pilot error in focus after fatal 747 crash in…

Insight from Robert Mark, commercial pilot and the publisher of Jetwhine.com

Timmermans: US will understand importance of EU

Responding to Donald Trump, the first vice president of the European Commission Frans Timmermans says Washington will understand the importance of union sooner or later.

Lawmaker Doesn't Want Food-Stamp Families Buying…

If state Representative Sheila Butt gets her way, a newly proposed bill would ban families using the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program from buying unhealthy groceries like ice cream. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

France Hosts Israel-Palestine Peace Talks Without…

Both Israel and Palestine are absent from Paris peace talks aimed at a "two-state solution" to settle decades of conflict.

Pound sags amid 'hard Brexit' signals ahead of…

The British pound fell to a three-month low amid reports Prime Minister Theresa May will signal her willingness to make a clean break with the European Union

UN agency chiefs urge access for aid to civilians…

UN agency chiefs call for access to children, families cut off from aid in Syria, say world must not be 'silent'

Fierce clashes between Iraqi forces and ISIS in…

Conor Powell reports from Jerusalem

Returned 100-Year-Old Overdue Library Book Has…

It might have take 100 years, but this library book was finally returned. Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

The Eiffel Tower Might Be Getting A Makeover

Paris officials have proposed more than $300 million in renovations.

German vice chancellor rejects Trump's German car remarks

Germany's vice chancellor, responding to an interview with President-elect Donald Trump in daily Bild, has rejected threats by Trump to put tariffs of up to 35 percent on German automakers if they set up plants in Mexico instead of the U.S.

Knights of Malta seek to discredit pope's probe of ouster

The head of the embattled Knights of Malta is seeking to discredit a Vatican investigation into the removal of a top official over a condom scandal, insisting that he followed the rules in the dismissal

Deadly shooting rampage at popular Mexico resort…

Jonathan Hunt reports from Los Angeles

Belfast power-sharing faces Monday deadline for destruction

The Northern Ireland Assembly faces likely dissolution for an election that could make revival of a Catholic-Protestant government more difficult

UN report says numerous abuses have occurred in South Sudan

UN report says numerous abuses have been committed in South Sudan, but government has not investigated

Players, spectators run for their lives as roof…

Raw video: Sports center's roof bows under the weight of 15 inches of snow during floorball match in Czech Republic

600-year-old Buddha statue emerges from lake

An ancient Buddha statue has been discovered under the water of a reservoir in China's Jiangxi Province - and there may be more archaeological discoveries.

Bahrain city hall set ablaze, gunfire heard after executions

Bahrain says a city hall was set ablaze during a night of clashes between police and protesters following the execution of three men convicted of a deadly bombing targeting police

Explosion targeting policemen reported in Turkey's southeast

Turkish media says police have been targeted in an explosion in a pre-dominantly Kurdish city in southeast Turkey, in an attack that appears to have killed at least one policeman

Cargo plane crashes into village in Kyrgyzstan

At least 37 people dead