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Venezuela's ousted attorney general leaves Colombia for Brazil

/ Aug 23, 2017

Venezuela's ousted attorney general leaves Colombia for Brazil

The Venezuelan ex-chief prosecutor who fled her country after being targeted by President Nicolas Maduro has left her first refuge stop in Colombia for Brazil, migration authorities said Tuesday. "Venezuelan Chief Attorney Luisa Ortega Diaz today left for Brazil, having carried out the necessary emigration ...

/ Aug 23, 2017

Trump's Afghan plan involves 3,900 more troops, for now: officials

President Donald Trump's plan to end the stalemate in America's longest war and eliminate Afghanistan's rising extremist threat involves sending up to 3,900 additional U.S. forces, senior officials said Tuesday. The first deployments could take place within days. In a national address Monday night, Trump ...

Philly commuter train crash leaves 42 injured, 'walking wounded'

Aug 23, 2017

Philly commuter train crash leaves 42 injured, 'walking wounded'

A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a transit spokeswoman said. None of the 42 people hurt in the crash suffered life-threatening injuries, said Heather Redfern, a spokeswoman ...