North Korea, U.S. Argue Over Nuclear Deal at Singapore Forum

North Korea and the United States on Saturday sparred over an agreement reached at a landmark summit in June for the Asian country to...

Japanese Prime Minister Abe Heads to Impressive Election Win

Japan’s ruling coalition appeared headed to an impressive win in national elections on Sunday, in what would represent an endorsement for Prime Minister Shinzo...

IDF Says War in Gaza Is Approaching and Communities Near Strip Could Be Evacuated

A senior army official warned Thursday morning that Israel was nearing a full-blown military confrontation in the Gaza Strip after hundreds of rockets were...

Russia Vetoes Extension of Mission Investigating Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

Russia cast a veto at the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday preventing the renewal of the mandate for a mission that investigates the...
Rescues work among the debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Italian authorities say that about 10 vehicles were involved when the raised highway collapsed during a sudden and violent storm in the northern port city of Genoa, while private broadcaster Sky TG24 said the collapsed section was about 200-meter long (650 feet). (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP)

11 People Dead After Highway Bridge Collapses in Italy

A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed Tuesday in the Italian port city of Genoa during a sudden, violent storm,...

Hamas’ Security Chief Wounded in Israeli Car Bombing in Gaza

Hamas’ security chief in the Gaza Strip was wounded in a car bombing on Friday in what the Islamist group said was a failed...

Why American Jewish Giving to Israel Is Losing Ground

American Jews donate at high levels to charity. One way they support causes in the U.S., Israel and other places is collective, often through large...

UK Church Bans Singing ‘Onward Christian Soldiers’ on Remembrance Sunday to Not Offend Non-Christians

A church in the United Kingdom will not sing the hymn, "Onward, Christian Soldiers," during the service on Remembrance Sunday, which commemorates the contribution...
President Trump with Mexico’s trade negotiators as he prepares to speak on the phone with Enrique Peña Nieto, the Mexican president, during an announcement regarding trade with Mexico in the Oval Office, on Monday. (Credit: Doug Mills/The New York Times)

President Trump Announces ‘U.S.-Mexico Trade Agreement’ After Preliminary Deal Reached

The United States and Mexico have reached agreement to revise key portions of the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, a crucial step toward...

Belarusian Devotee Amasses Cache of Lenin Memorabilia

Five busts of Vladimir Lenin line the sidewalk outside a house in the provincial Belarusian city of Polatsk. And that’s only a small taste...

Germany’s Foreign Minister Tells People They’re Lazy When It Comes to Battling Racism and...

Germany’s foreign minister told his fellow countrymen Sunday they’re too lazy when it comes to battling racism and fighting for democracy. “We have to get...

Saudi Arabia Intercepts Ballistic Missile from Yemen Targeting Riyadh Airport

Saudi Arabia says its forces have intercepted a missile fired toward one of its major international airports on the outskirts of the capital, Riyadh. Houthi-owned...

Sweden’s Populist, Anti-immigration Democrats Set for Gains in Tight Election

Swedes vote on Sunday in a tight election dominated by fears over asylum and welfare, with the populist, anti-immigration Sweden Democrats vying to become...

Liberia Supreme Court Halts Presidential Runoff Elections

Liberia’s Supreme Court halted the presidential election runoff, which had been scheduled for Tuesday, until the National Elections Commission investigates allegations of irregularities and...

Nigerian Gas Tanker Explodes, Killing At Least 35

At least 35 people were killed on Monday and hundreds injured when a gas tanker exploded in northern Nigerian state of Nassarawa, the state...

US Honors Service Members on Veterans Day, While UK & France Mark Armistice Day

Americans honored their military veterans Saturday with a parade in the wintry cold of New York City, where one World War II vet thanked...

Landslide at Shipwreck Beach in Greece Injures Seven People

A section of a cliff fell onto a popular secluded beach on the western Greek island of Zakynthos Thursday, injuring seven people, including a...

Lamborghini Donates Car to Pope Francis for Charity Auction

The Pope is about to make some fast money. Lamborghini has donated one of its supercars to The Holy See that will be auctioned off...

Emily Towns: Where in the World Is the Refugee Crisis?

A look at the people called "refugees" and the places they live Daniel still remembers the screams — sharp cries, punctuated by the sound of...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) during the exploratory talks about forming a new coalition government in Berlin, Germany, November 19, 2017. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

Angela Merkel Wants New Election After Coalition Talks Collapse

Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer a new election to ruling with a minority after talks on forming a three-way coalition failed overnight,...