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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A 27-year-old Kansas City area man has been charged in the recent series of highways shootings, Jackson County prosecutors said Friday.

Mohammed Whitaker, of Grandview, Mo., was charged with 18 felony counts related to...

Algeria's ailing president wins re-election

Algeria's ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika secured a fourth five-year tenure Friday after amassing nearly 82 percent of votes, according to initial results announced by Interior Minister Tayeb Belaiz.

The landslide victory in Thursday's ...