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Former IMF chief acquitted in French pimping trial

Michel Spingler/AP Dominique Strauss-Kahn was cleared of pimping charges. Dominique Strauss-Kahn was cleared of pimping charges Friday in France. The 66-year-old former International Monetary Fund chief and 13 others were hit with the prostitution ring charges in 2012. The defendants, ...

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Edmonton police officer shot and killed in line of duty

Edmonton Police Daniel Woodall was the named constable that died in an Edmonton shootoff. Const. Woodall was to serve a warrant when he was fatally shot as he approached the house. A police officer in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada was shot ...

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D-Day invasion: reporter’s firsthand account on June 6, 1944

STF/AFP/Getty Images American troops landed on Normandy beaches to come as reinforcements during the historic D-Day, June 6, 1944, during WW2. (Originally published by the Daily News on June 7, 1944. This story was written by Donald MacKenzie.) A B-26 ...

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5 killed in suicide blast as ISIS makes gains in Libya

STRINGER/REUTERS Men watch as bulldozers remove debris in front of a damaged building after a suicide car bomber blew himself up at a checkpoint Sunday in Dafniya outside Mistrata, Libya. BENGHAZI, Libya — A suicide car bomber from an Islamic ...

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Putin: U.S. trying to take away Russia's 2018 World Cup

Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the 10th business forum ‘Business Russia’ on May 26, 2015 in Moscow, Russia. MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the United States is meddling in FIFA’s affairs in an attempt ...

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Kim Jong Un’s rock fan brother seen at Eric Clapton concerts

[embedded content] North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has an older brother who likes to rock out. Kim’s older brother Kim Jong Chul, 33, showed up for two Eric Clapton concerts in a row on Wednesday and Thursday nights at ...

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Birthday girl gets dead singer instead of 'Little Pony' cake

An Italian bakery screwed up a little girl birthday wish for a “My Little Pony” cake. They didn’t pony up! An embarrassing mix-up at an Italian bakery saw a little girl who wanted a “My Little Pony” cake being given ...

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8 bodies found at crashed U.S. Marine chopper in Nepal

Theresa Norgren via AP Marine Capt. Chris Norgren poses during Navy flight school in this undated photo provided by the Norgren family. Norgren piloted the chopper that went down in Nepal. His body has not yet been identified. KATHMANDU, Nepal — ...

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Nepal rocked by 7.4 magnitude earthquake near Chinese border

PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images Nepalese people stand in the streets as a 7.4 magnitude earthquake hits the country in Kathmandu on Tuesday. KATHMANDU, Nepal — A major earthquake has hit Nepal near the Chinese border between the capital of Kathmandu and ...

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British Prime Minister David Cameron wins seat

JACK TAYLOR/AFP/Getty Images A poll by Gfk-NOP and Ipsos Mori, released right after polls closed at 10 p.m. British time, predicted that the Conservatives would do better than expected, winning 316 seats to the opposition Labour Party’s 239 seats. British ...

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