Brazil’s Odebrecht files for bankruptcy protection

Brazil’s Odebrecht files for bankruptcy protection

Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht filed for bankruptcy protection Monday to restructure $13 billion in debt, worn down after spending five years at the center of one of the world's largest corruption investigations.Odebrecht said in a ...

Egypt’s Morsi quietly buried, a day after courtroom death

Egypt’s Morsi quietly buried, a day after courtroom death

A lawyer says Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi has been buried, a day after collapsing and dying in a Cairo courtroom.Abdul-Moneim Abdel-Maqsoud says Morsi's family attended funeral prayers early Tuesday in the mosque of Tora ...

Abortion foes, supporters pack hearing in Massachusetts

Abortion foes, supporters pack hearing in Massachusetts

Activists on both sides of the abortion divide clashed Monday on a bill in Massachusetts that would let women obtain an abortion after 24 weeks of pregnancy in cases of "fatal fetal anomalies."The bill, called ...

Badly-made fake license plate leads to arrest in California

Badly-made fake license plate leads to arrest in California

A big-rig truck driver has been arrested after authorities spotted a phony license plate on his rig.How could they tell?Well, the Ventura County Sheriff's Department says the 1960s-style yellow-on-black plate had wobbly letters and numbers. ...

Happy Birthday, President Donald J. Trump

Happy Birthday, President Donald J. Trump

Today millions of people all over the world will be wishing the president of the United States Donald J. Trump a Happy Birthday. We personally wish America's president a happy birthday and wish him the ...