The Republican Party in US state of Maine announced Saturday that former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney had won the state's caucuses.
Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper wrapped up a visit to China aimed at boosting oil sales by announcing Saturday that Beijing will loan two of the country's prized giant pandas to Canadian zoos.
Senior diplomats from Argentina and Britain on Friday traded accusations over the contested Malvinas Islands at separate press conferences held at the UN Headquarters in New York.
Seventeen police officers in the southwestern Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro were arrested after they joined a strike called by some firefighters and policemen Thursday night.
The usually frigid Canadian city of Winnipeg - often nicknamed Winterpeg - has been so mild.
A Tennessee couple who "defriended" a woman on Facebook were murdered in their home.
Obama on Thursday praised visiting Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti for his efforts to fight the debt crisis.
Bolivian President Evo Morales on Thursday accused US of spying on his and other L American countries.
Obama praised Italy's cooperation on Afghanistan, Syria and Iran, saying that the two countries aim to end the "outrageous bloodshed" in Syria.
A bill to legalize gay marriage in Washington state won final legislative approval on Wednesday.
Mexican troops have made an historic seizure of 15 tons of pure methamphetamine in the western state of Jalisco.
Christian conservative Rick Santorum's unexpected trio of state wins has reignited his White House bid.