- 7 judges in Ghana suspended after corruption claims Updated: Oct-06-15 8:51 am
ACCRA, Ghana - Ghana's judicial service says seven high court judges have been suspended following corruption allegations by a journalist.
- EU probes illegal fishing, slave labor before Thai ruling Updated: Oct-01-15 11:42 am
BRUSSELS - The European Union is including Thailand's actions to stamp out slave labor in the fishing industry during its investigation whether to impose sanctions on the major fish-exporting nation for failing to crack down on illegal and unregulated fishing.
- The list of 'genius grant' award winners Updated: Sep-29-15 8:57 am
CHICAGO - Twenty-four people from the arts and sciences have won this year's "genius grant" awards from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The prize comes with $625,000 over the next five years that can be used any way the recipient likes.
- Pope calls US nuns 'women of strength' after Vatican inquiry Updated: Sep-24-15 9:42 pm
NEW YORK - Pope Francis made a rousing show of gratitude for American nuns on Thursday while thanking clergy for persevering through the priest sex abuse scandal, seemingly intent on moving the U.S. church beyond recent crises.