BRASILIA Brazil's Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America's biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.
SEATTLE Two small planes carrying a total of five passengers collided in mid-air in Alaska Wednesday morning, authorities said.
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's Dilma Rousseff, a former Marxist guerrilla who rose to become her country's first female president, went out as she always said she would: fighting.
BRASILIA Brazil's former President Dilma Rousseff will appeal her impeachment to the Supreme Court, her lawyer and former attorney general Jose Eduardo Cardozo told journalists on Wednesday after a final Senate vote to dismiss her.
SIRTE, Libya Behind the front lines in the Libyan city of Sirte, ageing tanks crunch through the debris of battle to new positions and resting fighters drink sweetened coffee waiting for orders to advance.
SYDNEY An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck 188 km (116 miles)in the ocean northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS )reported.
BRASILIA Brazil's Foreign Ministry will recall its ambassadors to Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia in a reciprocal response to those countries' moves after the impeachment of former President Dilma Rousseff, a diplomatic source said on Wednesday.
BRASILIA Brazil's Senate decided that former President Dilma Rouseeff, who was removed from office earlier on Wednesday, should not be barred from holding public office.
BRASILIA President Michel Temer said on Wednesday that fixing Brazil's economy would not be easy, but his priority was to pass a spending cap this year, attract foreign investment, reduce unemployment and begin reform of the pension system.
SINGAPORE A pregnant woman was among those diagnosed with Zika infections in Singapore, as the number of confirmed cases of the mosquito-borne virus in the city-state rose to 115.