French hard-left leader Mélenchon in court for obstructing police raid

Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the France Unbowed founder, went on trial Thursday with five other party leaders over clashes with police and magistrates during raids on his home and party offices last October. He faces charges of rebellion, provocation and intimidation.

Cole reaches 300 Ks for season, Astros beat Rangers 3-2

Gerrit Cole wanted to get his milestone strikeout at home, and he accomplished the feat in an important win for the Houston Astros.

MLB roundup: Cole hits 300 K's, pitches Astros to playoffs

Gerrit Cole eclipsed the 300-strikeout mark for the season and did so in style, pitching host Houston to a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday, allowing the Astros to clinch their fourth p...

Trump and House Democrats snared in new intelligence storm

A smoldering Washington intelligence mystery exploded late Wednesday into a full-on confrontation between House Democrats and the White House over communications between President Donald Trump and an unidentified foreign leader.

Netanyahu calls on rival Gantz to join in Israeli unity government, after losing majority

Benjamin Netanyahu reached out to his major rival Benny Gantz of the centrist Blue and White party, suggesting that they form a broad coalition and implicitly admitting defeat in Israel’s contentious general election.

Photo shows Canadian PM Justin Trudeau wearing brownface at 2001 party

Trudeau was a 29-year-old teacher at West Point Grey Academy and was attending a party with an "Arabian Nights" theme

Israeli PM Netanyahu Urges His Rival Gantz to Join Him in Broad Unity Government

According to the preliminary results from the recent elections, Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing party Likud has gained 32 of 120 seats in the parliament, while the opposition Blue and White alliance, led by Benny Gantz will be represented by 33 MPs.

Joe Kennedy, scion of America's most famous political family, sets his sights on US senate

Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America's most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge US Senator Edward Markey in the Massachussetts' Democratic primary in 2020.

Indians have been penny-pinching for a Diwali in the time of economic slowdown

White goods are on the online shopping list.

Michelle Obama snub: Ex-FLOTUS’ shock as Democrats veto Trump advice - ‘They go low’

MICHELLE OBAMA’S advice was completely ignored by Democrats after party members attacked Donald Trump.

Children, not career: Millennials in Delhi have their priorities clear

Owning a big house or a car was a priority for less than 2% of those surveyed.

Yankees’ memorable night lacks champagne party — for now

In what might have been his final start at Yankee Stadium, CC Sabathia got a standing ovation from the crowd as he walked off the field and was greeted by his teammates in front of the dugout in an…