Shootout on freeway overpass leaves officer, gunman dead

Riverside, Aug. 14 -- A driver stopped by police pulled out a rifle and opened fire, killing a California Highway Patrol officer and wounding two others during a shootout on a freeway overpass that le... Read More

Woods shows up in Chicago, has work to do to reach Atlanta

Medinah, Aug. 14 -- The mild oblique strain that Tiger Woods cited when he withdrew after one round of FedEx Cup playoffs was feeling good enough that he flew to the Chicago area Tuesday to give it a ... Read More

Colombia antitrust regulator fines Uber for blocking probe

Colombia, Aug. 13 -- Colombia's antitrust regulator is fining ride-sharing app Uber $625,000 for allegedly obstructing an investigation into its operations in the country. Three executives were also ... Read More

Govt. decides to allow export of raw hide

Dhaka, Aug. 13 -- The government has decided to give permission for export of raw hide to ensure fair price. "Businessmen's cooperation sought for buying and selling of raw hide at the prices fixed b... Read More

Kashmir's main city a maze of razor wire and steel barriers

Srinagar, Aug. 13 -- The main city in the India-administered part of the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir has turned into a vast maze of razor wire coils and steel barricades as drones and helicop... Read More

Khaleda passes time with granddaughters; takes homemade food

Dhaka, Aug. 12 -- Jailed BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia passed around two hours with her relatives, including her two granddaughters, and took homemade food they brought for her at Bangabandhu Sheikh Muj... Read More

Typhoon leaves 28 dead in China, 20 still missing

Beijing, Aug. 11 -- A powerful typhoon left at least 28 people dead in southeastern China, after a landslide backed up a river that broke through debris and inundated homes, state media reported Sunda... Read More

Delhi shares concern over people's "illegal movement" along border

Dhaka, Aug. 8 -- India has raised its concern over the "illicit movement of undocumented persons" across the border, with a view to finding a solution to this problem, especially in North East India. ... Read More

England trails Australia by 17 runs with 6 wickets left

Birmingham, Aug. 3 -- Rory Burns hit his first test century to give England the chance to build a big first-innings lead over Australia as the hosts reached 267-4 at stumps on Friday in the Ashes open... Read More

Rubik's Rookie: Jets' Calvin Anderson has puzzling talent

Bangladesh, July 31 -- Florham Park, July 31 (AP/UNB) - Calvin Anderson was in middle school the first time he watched in amazement as a football teammate deftly solved a Rubik's Cube. Always the com... Read More