Obama said the US recognises role in the problem, embraces responsibility to do something about it.
A Portuguese socialist leader, Costa became the prime minister after President Anibal Cavaco Silva give the nod to the Socialist, Left Bloc and Green-led coalition to form the government.
Security and presidential sources said the explosion was an attack, adding it was not immediately clear whether it was a bomb or an explosive fired at the bus as it travelled along Mohamed V Avenue.
Alexander Smirnov, the deputy general director of Metrojet, said the cause of the crash "could only have been an external impact on the plane'' in the air.
The shootout between two biker gangs, which authorities say arose from an apparent confrontation between the Bandidos and the Cossacks motorcycle clubs, had resulted in the killing of nine people while over 20 were left injured.
Seventeen people were killed in a fire that raced through a packed karaoke bar early today on Indonesia's Sulawesi island, and 71 others were hospitalized for smoke inhalation.
The United States' decision to extend its military presence in Afghanistan beyond 2016 has thrown the war-ravaged country's government a much needed lifeline even as its dysfunctionality, blamed for the Taliban's revival, shows no signs of abating.
Turkey shot down a drone on Friday in an incident highlighting the dangers of multiple air combat operations over Syria, where government troops and their allies backed by Russian jets have launched an offensive against rebels near Aleppo.
Two powerful bombs exploded at a peace rally near the main train station in Ankara, killing at least 95 people and wounding 246 others.
Mueller said VW would have to become smaller and less centralised, adding that every model and brand would be scrutinised for its contribution to the company and singling out Bugatti.
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara repeatedly noted that it was early in the investigation and told reporters that as it proceeds: "We will be asking: Is bribery business as usual at the U.N.?"
Nine people were killed and 33 wounded last Sunday in a bomb attack at a football match in Paktika province. The government responded a day later with airstrikes that killed 85 IS men.
Several engineers at scandal-hit German automaker Volkswagen have admitted to installing the device in the company's cars aimed at cheating pollution tests, a newspaper reported today.
Joaquin, the third hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season, intensified into a major Category 3 storm on a scale of 1 to 5, with maximum sustained winds of 125 miles per hour (205 kph), the National Hurricane Center said.
Obama said, "No matter how powerful our military, how strong our economy, the United States cannot solve the world’s problems alone."
Over 180 people displaced by the earth slip have been accommodated temporarily, National Disaster Management Centre officials said.
Volkswagen has admitted to cheating on diesel car emissions test in the US by using a software on 482,000 cars.
The Catherine Rock Shelter, which was made in 1957, can house 20,000 people. Its three floors, with a surface area of 15,900 sq metres, now act as a public parking.
The military said forces opened fire and "identified a hit" following the incident in the West Bank city of Hebron.
The Turkish government continued to grapple with Kurdish militants who killed two police officers in a car bomb attack in the country’s southeast last Sunday.
Kurdish nationalism, Islamic State and conflicts in Syria and Iraq — look who’s caught in the middle.
Collins' tales of sex, glamour, power and more sex were a forerunner to the culture of "Desperate Housewives" and "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills."
The truck carrying petrol overturned Wednesday outside Maridi and then exploded shortly after hundreds of villagers had gathered around to siphon fuel.
New Zealand's Ministry of Civil Defence said if a tsunami did hit it would likely be soon after midnight Friday local time (1200 GMT Thursday).
Government-funded Institute of Environmental Science and Research said the pigs were sedated and treated humanely
Malcolm Turnbull's return to the helm will likely lead to a major cabinet reshuffle, with Treasurer Joe Hockey and Defense Minister Kevin Andrews among the ministers who publicly supported Abbott.
Tony Abbott lost a leadership ballot by members of his party, who voted to replace him with Malcolm Turnbull as Australia's next prime minister.
There was no voting on the decision to continue text-based UNSC reforms in the 70th session of the General Assembly and it was adopted by consensus.
Australia's beleaguered prime minister was ousted from power in an internal party ballot on Monday as the ruling conservative party attempts to win back a disenchanted public by replacing the nation's polarizing, gaffe-prone leader with his more moderate rival.
Tony Abbott survived a leadership challenge in February when he asked colleagues for six months to turn the polls around.
Pakistan: A senior journalist was shot dead last Wednesday by gunmen outside his house in Karachi, a day after a similar attack by gunmen in the city resulted in the death of a technician of a media house. Forty-two-year-old Aftab Alam, who had been associated with different channels including Geo News and Samaa TV, was […]
Lopez is accused of inciting violence against the government of President Nicolas Maduro and attempting to force his ouster.
Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) is expected to win the election, which marks a major shift in Myanmar's political landscape
In a video message, Suu Kyi called the upcoming elections "a crucial turning point for our country.''
Nicolas Maduro also declared a state of emergency in three cities in the state, which is home to Maracaibo, the country's second-largest city.
Britain and France pledged to take in tens of thousands more refugees to try to ease the crisis.