A teen's mother alerted authorities after she found plans in his journal detailing a school attack

Washington police have arrested a high school student in a plot against his school after his mother found journal entries detailing his plans and alerted authorities.

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.

Why Starbucks is now on Hong Kong protesters’ business boycott list

The coffee chain's local franchise owner has close China ties.

Arsenal managing director: Club are ‘very happy’ with Unai Emery

Emery has been under fire after winning just two of their first five Premier League games

Fire and hail push insurers to rethink climate change risks

By the time David Kaisel got back from selling his flour at a farmers' market, a wildfire in California's Capay Valley had burned both his tractor and the shipping container where he kept so...

Asian shares turn lower on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ

Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but signaled a higher bar to further policy easings.

MLB notebook: Pirates' Vazquez faces additional charges

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez told police he made sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl, and he now faces additional charges in Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Suspect in Detroit serial killings charged in murders of 4 women

Social media rumors had been developing since mid-May that there was a serial killer in Detroit, but police repudiated them.

Games Inbox: What should a next gen controller look like?

The Thursday Inbox wonders why video game trailers are always so violent, as one reader wishes he had more time for Xbox Game Pass.

U.S. bankers seize on repo-market stress to push for softer...

Big U.S. banks are using the recent chaos in short-term funding markets as an opportunity to pressure the Federal Reserve to ease liquidity requirements they have long despised.

700 Kg Cannabis Seized in India as Drug Trafficking Gang Busted

New Delhi (Sputnik): Police in India’s Uttar Pradesh state have confirmed that they busted a major interstate drug trafficking operation following the seizure of nearly 700 kilograms of cannabis.

Jailing of Russian actor sparks hundreds of 'one-man' protests in Moscow

Pavel Ustinov was sentenced to three and a half years in jail for 'assaulting' police officer – despite clear evidence to contrary