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Days of defiance The GOP-run Senate on Thursday delivered its second thumbs-down in two days on a major Trump administration policy move, by voting to overturn his declaration of a national "emergency" to divert billions to a vaguely defined border wall.

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A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

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No damage or injuries were reported. But it marked the first time that Tel Aviv has been targeted by rocket fire since a 2014 war with Gaza militants.

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Maple syrup producers have more than the weather to worry about

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Maple syrup producers have more than the weather to worry about

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Escaped lion spends night in jail cell in South Africa, awaiting transport back to park

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A portion of a Massachusetts highway was shut down while state wildlife officials moved a family of bears that had set up a den in the median

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A North Carolina thrift store has earned $1,000 off a hand-carved bedroom suite that may just be haunted

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Federal court says a Michigan woman's constitutional rights were violated when she was handed a speeding ticket after giving the finger to a suburban Detroit officer in 2017

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Lost rings returned to Boston couple

Two rings lost in the snow at a Connecticut highway rest stop nearly month ago have been found and returned thanks to the sharp eyes of a state trooper

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British lawmakers vote on asking for Brexit delay

LONDON -- British lawmakers face another tumultuous day Thursday, as Parliament prepared to vote on whether to request a delay to the country's scheduled departure from the European Union and Prime Minister Theresa May struggled to shore up her shattered authority.

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Some commuters in the nation's capital faced delays after an injured bald eagle was found on railroad tracks

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The new honorary mayor of Fair Haven, Vermont _ a 3-year-old goat named Lincoln _ was officially sworn into office this week

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A fire at a crematorium in southern Germany has caused significant damage to the building _ but the 20 bodies stored inside remained intact

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