National International

Four border deaths in Texas could be a preview of the summer

Published Jun. 24 2019

U.S. Border Patrol agents in South Texas have discovered the bodies of four people, including three children, near the Mexican...

Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran supreme leader

Published Jun. 24 2019

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions, the...

Report: US must communicate better with hostage families

Published Jun. 24 2019

The United States must do a better job communicating with families of American hostages held overseas, including telling "hard truths"...


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US in the World Cup quarterfinals after 2-1 win over Spain

Published Jun. 24 2019

Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host...

Basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages for US officials

Published Jun. 24 2019

Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are...

Hong Kong protesters disperse after besieging police headquarters

Published Jun. 22 2019

Protesters in Hong Kong ended their overnight siege of police headquarters peacefully Saturday, disappointed that their demands for the territory's...

After calling off strikes on Iran, Trump suggests patience

Published Jun. 22 2019

President Donald Trump said Friday he abruptly called off the swiftly planned military strikes on Iran because the likely deaths...

US-registered planes barred over Mideast areas amid tensions

Published Jun. 21 2019

The U.S. on Friday barred American-registered aircraft from flying over parts of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman...

Toxic mix of gangs, vigilantes fuels rising Mexican violence

Published Jun. 21 2019

What now passes for the law in Xaltianguis, a little town on the road to Acapulco, arrived with a car...

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt in runoff for UK prime minister

Published Jun. 21 2019

Britain's next prime minister will be a man in his 50s who went to Oxford University - either Boris Johnson...

Trump calls off Iranian strikes, citing likely deaths

Published Jun. 21 2019

President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. was "cocked and loaded" to retaliate against Iran for downing an unmanned American...

Renault and Nissan make peace in a deal to tighten oversight

Published Jun. 20 2019

Renault announced on Thursday it had settled a core dispute in its rocky relationship with Nissan ahead of a pivotal...

Iran shoots down US surveillance drone, heightening tensions

Published Jun. 20 2019

Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. surveillance drone

Trump, Canada's Justin Trudeau talk trade at White House meeting

Published Jun. 20 2019

President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought to demonstrate a united front Thursday in the uphill effort...

Oil shippers boost security after mysterious attacks in Gulf

Published Jun. 20 2019

A series of attacks on oil tankers near the Persian Gulf has ratcheted up tensions between the U.S. and Iran...

China's Xi arrives in North Korea for talks with Kim Jong Un

Published Jun. 20 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Thursday morning for a two-day state visit to North Korea, where he is expected to...

Dominican AG: Shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was the result of mistaken identity

Published Jun. 20 2019

The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor said Wednesday that former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a...

U.N. report reveals new details of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's grisly slaying

Published Jun. 19 2019

The gathering on the second floor of the Saudi consulate featured an unlikely collection: a forensic doctor, intelligence and security...

Iran says Revolutionary Guard has shot down a US drone

Published Jun. 19 2019

Iran's Revolutionary Guard said Thursday it shot down a U.S. drone amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its...

Mexico's senate approves trade deal with US, Canada

Published Jun. 19 2019

Mexico's Senate voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to ratify a new free trade agreement with the United States and Canada, making it...

EU fights to keep nuclear deal alive amid US, Iran pressure

Published Jun. 19 2019

A year after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear agreement, the pact is at severe risk of...

Strong earthquake jolts northwest Japan; no major damage reported

Published Jun. 18 2019

A powerful earthquake jolted northwestern Japan late Tuesday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning along the coast which was...

Trump says he'll talk trade with Xi next week in Japan

Published Jun. 18 2019

President Donald Trump said he'll hold trade talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week at a summit of nations...