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Two suicide bombers kill around 30 in northern Nigeria

By Garba Muhammed KADUNA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Suicide bombers killed around 30 people in two blasts in northern Nigeria on Tuesday, witnesses and a state governor said, the latest attacks in a renewed

Deadly car bombs hit Yemen, day after almost 200 killed

By Mohammed Ghobari SANAA (Reuters) - Two deadly car bombs hit the capital and a southern city in Yemen on Tuesday, state news agency Saba reported, a day after air strike and clashes killed almost 20

Painkiller Abuse Tied to Skyrocketing Heroin Use in US

People who are addicted to opioids are 40 times more likely than others to abuse heroin, making the abuse of prescription opioid painkillers the strongest risk factor for heroin use, according to a ne

Pakistan close on test and series victory vs. Sri Lanka

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Pakistan moved steadily toward a victory in the third test and the series against Sri Lanka, with the tourists moving to 321-3 at lunch on Tuesday's final day, requiring an

China opens exhibition to mark the war victory over Japan

BEIJING (AP) — China opened an exhibition of guns and photos of massacres on Tuesday to commemorate the World War II victory over Japan, part of a propaganda push to stir up nationalism by observing t

White House says 'not enough' Syrian rebels being trained

The White House acknowledged on Tuesday that the 60 Syrian rebel fighters the Pentagon is training to battle Islamic State was not enough but said rebels were being carefully screened before being a

State Department concerned about detention of some 100 activists in Cuba

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it had confirmed that almost 100 peaceful activists had been detained in Cuba on Sunday. State Department spokesman John Kirby said the

Young Indians embrace dating apps despite social taboos

NEW DELHI (AP) — Aditi Mendiratta s biggest worry as she s swiping left and right is hiding the smartphone notifications that read Congratulations! You have a new match from her parents.

Pakistan 321-3, needing 56 more runs to beat Sri Lanka

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Pakistan reached 321-3 at lunch on the final day of the third test against Sri Lanka on Tuesday, needing another 56 runs to win the test and the series.

Iran talks miss another deadline, to go all week

Global powers wrestling for a deal to curtail Iran s suspect nuclear programme failed to meet another deadline Tuesday, with all sides vowing to now keep working until the end of the week. We are con