Ecuador's Geophysical Institute said the quake occurred at 01:26 am local time at a depth of 12 kilometres off the Ecuadorian coast.
No arrests have been announced, and it's not clear where the accused soldiers, who were supporting a UN peacekeeping force, are now. The UN seems unable to say when the abuses stopped, or how long it continued to investigate.
The anti-Muslim event outside the Islamic Community Center of Phoenix was organized by an Iraq war veteran who posted photos of himself online waving the US flag.
"This is deeply painful and frankly unimaginable for all of us who had the great fortune to work with Ed,'' said American Express CEO Ken Chenault, in a letter to employees Friday.
His comments came as defense officials revealed that China had put two large artillery vehicles on one of the artificial islands it is creating in the South China Sea
Rebekah Aversano visited Richard Norris at his Virginia home and stroked his face — which once belonged to her 21-year-old brother Josh.
New way to calm angry passengers, throw them a pizza party, at least that is what Delta Airline's pilot did.
Gigi Jordan, a nurse-turned-pharmaceutical-entrepreneur, claimed her son Jude Mirra had been sexually abused for years by his biological father and other men in her life.
CSF accounts for nearly half of overt US financial aid to Pakistan since 2001.
The accused posted a Facebook video of himself smoking marijuana with the chameleon, Binna, earlier this year. That prompted a complaint from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
It would be a radical change for Chile, one of only six countries that prohibit all abortion, according to the New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights.
People were told to stay away from more than 200 homes in Parker County where the Brazos River was poised to overflow its banks about 30 miles (50 km) west of Fort Worth on Wednesday night, county officials said.
Four US civilians have been started on preventive measures called post-exposure prophylaxis, which usually includes the anthrax vaccine, antibiotics or both.
A State department official said the US is "carefully" monitoring China's military developments.
Rezaian, an Iranian-American, has been held since July last year in a politically sensitive case that has unfolded while Iran and world powers conduct nuclear talks
US military jets escorted an Air France flight into New York City after someone claimed a chemical weapon was aboard the aircraft, the FBI said.
Sgt. Kimberly A Schneider said that officers spotted the parked vehicle Sunday afternoon on a street on the National Mall west of the Capitol between Constitution and Independence Avenues.
From 350 to 400 homes were destroyed in Wimberley, many of them washed away and everal people are still missing.
The couple were in a taxi cab whose driver lost control and crashed into a guard rail, the network reported, citing state police.
The Gerontology Research Group considers her to be the oldest person in the world, based on available records.
The House of Representatives passed the measure overwhelmingly last week, with Democrats and Republicans uniting in their desire to rein in the NSA's highly controversial program.
Trade Promotion Authority bill's passage is a critical step toward enabling US to negotiate modern trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific and Europe that reflect its values.
A 10-square-mile oil (25.9-square kilometer) slick off the coast of California is thinner than a coat of paint, officials said.
The death toll was one of the heaviest to hit Mexico since President Enrique Pena Nieto took office in December 2012.
FBI has arrested two men in southern California, suspected of attempting to travel abroad to join Islamic State.
There is nothing in the emails to suggest that Clinton was actively soliciting Blumenthal's advice or alleged intelligence information, although the documents contain few replies she may have sent to him.
The decision was put on hold decision on hold until the US Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex marriage.
When Morales next week swears in mayors and governors elected in runoff voting May 3, he will be face-to-face with those who have benefited from the discontent with his Movimiento a Socialismo.
Colombia's coast guard says the body of the pilot, whose nationality was unknown, was found among the wreckage along with 1.2 metric tons of cocaine.
Oil not the main source of income for IS; has a big salary bill, but low investment in infrastructure.
The released material included a variety of declassified documents, a list of English language books recovered from the compound and material published by other militant groups.
The violence led to the arrests of 170 people who were charged with organized crime resulting in death.
The disaster, killing at least 78, hit around 3 am local time (4 am EDT; 0800 GMT) in the town of Salgar, about 60 miles (100 kilometers) southwest of Medellin.
The official confirmed the arrests late Tuesday, but did not have any other details.
Coast Guard Petty Officer said Tuesday's pipeline break created an oil slick stretching for about 6.4 kms of beach and about 45 meters into the ocean.
Bobby Jindal testing waters for 2016 presidential run, expected to formally run after his Legislature ends on June 11.