Wikipedia has blocked 381 accounts for what it calls "black hat" editing - charging money for creating promotional articles using 'sock puppet' accounts.
Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina is barred from leaving the country, hours after congress stripped him of his immunity from prosecution.
An underwater camera captured the first images of a vibrant reef system off the coast of southern Australia.
Eighteen Turkish construction workers have been kidnapped by gunmen in Iraq's capital Baghdad, Iraqi and Turkish officials say.
Boats carrying thousands of migrants arrive overnight in mainland Greece, as the EU struggles to cope with an unprecedented influx.
BEIJING - A close aide of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived Wednesday in Beijing to attend events to mar...
Thai police say fingerprints found on seized bomb-making material match those of a man detained over the Bangkok shrine attack.
The Club for Growth became the latest target of Donald Trump's Twitter ire on Tuesday night after being drawn into a spat over an alleged fundraising request, trading shots with the GOP frontrunner about the truthfulness of his accusation and exchanging insults.
Argentina's central bank has ordered HSBC to replace its chief executive in the country and accused it of failing to prevent tax evasion.
Six Baltimore police officers charged in Freddie Gray's death will go to court Wednesday as the city braces for what could happen afterward.
Pretrial hearings begin in the Freddie Gray case. The manhunt for three police killers continues. And Pope Francis forgives.
By Rich Freeman, TOKYO - Japan's participation in next season's Super Rugby competition is still by no means certain, Kyodo N...
The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria continues to make news by violating Islam and human rights. On Sunday came reports that ISIS had destroyed the treasured Temple of Bel, a week after images were released of the destruction of the temple of Baal Shamin. Last month also saw reports of how ISIS has created, in effect, a "bureaucracy of rape," while this week marks a year since journalist Steven Sotloff was beheaded.