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UK politician arrested on suspicion of rape, sexual assault rape is released on bail

London's Metropolitan Police launched an investigation into the alleged incident but did not reveal the suspect's identity at this time.

Ukraine hopes to swap steel mill fighters for Russian POWs

Ukrainian fighters extracted from the last bastion of resistance in Mariupol were taken to a former penal colony in enemy-controlled territory, and a top military official hoped they could be...

Zelensky opens Cannes Film Festival, links war and cinema

The 75th Cannes Film Festival kicked off Tuesday with an eye turned to Russia's war in Ukraine and a live satellite video address from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, who called on a new generation...

Federal judge rules Indiana school must allow transgender student to use boys restroom

A federal judge is standing by a previous ruling that an Indiana transgender student must be allowed to use the boys restroom.

US traffic deaths soared to 16-year record of 42,915 in 2021

Over 42,000 people were killed in automobile crashes last year marking the deadliest year on America’s roads since 2005.

New Hampshire police release person of interest sketch in retired couple killing

New Hampshire authorities released a sketch of a person in the deaths of a Concord couple that was found with gunshot wounds as they went for a hike.

Finland, Sweden submit NATO membership application

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday that Finland, Sweden have officially applied to join the world’s biggest military alliance, a move driven by security concerns over Russia’s war in Ukraine.

Passenger dies aboard flight from Seattle to Nashville

The video, shot by a person inside the airport, shows staffers from the medical examiner's office carrying a gurney with the passenger's body out of the plane onto the airport...

Idaho Gov. Brad Little fights off Trump-endorsed candidate to win GOP primary

Little will face Democrat Stephen Heidt in the November election. No Democrat has held the Idaho governor’s office since 1995, nor has any party member held statewide office since 2007.

Gas prices average over $4 a gallon in every state for first time

The US set a new record for gas prices this week when the average cost at the pumps topped $4 a gallon in all 50 states for the first time...