Merkel defends refugee stance 7:12 pm, July 29, 2016 BERLIN (AFP-Jiji) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday rebuffed calls to reverse her welcoming stance toward refugees after a series of brutal attacks in the country. Merkel, who interrup

Merkel defends refugee stance
7:12 pm, July 29, 2016
BERLIN (AFP-Jiji) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday rebuffed calls to reverse her welcoming stance toward refugees after a series of brutal attacks in the country. Merkel, who interrup…
Trump draws ire after urging Russia to find Clinton e-mails
9:18 pm, July 28, 2016
MIAMI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Republican Donald Trump on Wednesday invited Russia to dig up tens of thousands of “missing” e-mails from Hillary Clinton’s time at the U.S. State Department, vexi…
Obama vigorous in support of Clinton
8:55 pm, July 28, 2016
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believes in the optimism that d…
For would-be Reagan assassin, freedom only days away
8:13 pm, July 28, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the past decade, the man who shot President Ronald Reagan has quietly spent a growing number of his days living with his 90-year-old mother in a gated community in Williamsbur…
Putin slams discrimination at send-off ceremony
7:40 pm, July 28, 2016
Turkey dismisses military, shuts 131 media outlets
7:07 pm, July 28, 2016
ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) — Turkey on Wednesday deepened a crackdown on suspected followers of a U.S.-based cleric it blames for a failed coup, dismissing nearly 1,700 military personnel and shutti…
French govt faces security criticism after church attack
7:04 pm, July 28, 2016
PARIS/SAINT-ETIENNE-DU- ROUVRAY, France (Reuters) — France’s government faced criticism of its security record on Wednesday in the wake of revelations that one of the assailants who slit the throa…
Manila: ASEAN omission of sea ruling no victory for China
2:00 am, July 28, 2016
MANILA (Reuters) — The Philippines “vigorously pushed” for the inclusion of comment on an arbitration ruling in a joint statement from Southeast Asian countries, but its failure to secure that w…
Obama: Russia would try to sway election
1:00 am, July 28, 2016
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — U.S. President Barack Obama said it was possible that Russia would try to influence the U.S. presidential election, after a leak of Democratic National Committee e-mails that…
TPP deal draws ire at both U.S. conventions
12:10 am, July 28, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s 30 chapters long and almost nobody has read it, but the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is the unlikely villain at both political conventions. In Philadelphia this we…
Pope’s 1st Poland trip clouded by church killing
10:30 pm, July 27, 2016
KRAKOW, Poland (Reuters) — Pope Francis will start his first trip to Poland on Wednesday to preside at an international Catholic youth jamboree, a usually joyous event that has been dampened by the…
Islamists slit priest’s throat during French church service
10:15 pm, July 27, 2016
SAINT-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France (Reuters) — Knife-wielding attackers interrupted a French church service, forced the priest to his knees and slit his throat on Tuesday, a murder made even more shoc…
Democrats commit to alliance with Japan
9:20 pm, July 27, 2016
PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic Party’s Platform that was adopted Monday, the first day of the Democratic National Convention, emphasizes an international stance on security issues. Republic…
Clinton officially captures Democratic nomination
8:47 pm, July 27, 2016
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) — Hillary Clinton secured the Democratic Party’s White House nomination, coming back from a stinging defeat in her first presidential run in 2008 and surviving a bitter pri…
Trump would mull Russia as ally, denies Putin helping him
2:30 am, July 27, 2016
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) — Republican nominee Donald Trump said on Monday that if elected U.S. president he would weigh an alliance with Russia against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISI…
Obama’s half-brother will vote for Trump
2:00 am, July 27, 2016
NAIROBI (Reuters) — U.S. President Barack Obama’s half-brother, Malik Obama, says he will vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the U.S. election in November because he likes the candidate …
Carter casts doubt on tag team with Moscow in Syria
1:30 am, July 27, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Monday cast doubt on prospects for a military partnership with Russia to combat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) inside Syria. At a…
Turkey detains 42 journalists as widening purge alarms EU
12:15 am, July 27, 2016
ISTANBUL (Reuters) — Turkey ordered the detention of 42 journalists on Monday, broadcaster NTV reported, under a crackdown following a failed coup that has targeted more than 60,000 people and drawn…
Bangladesh police kill 9 militants in Dhaka raid
11:45 pm, July 26, 2016
NEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh’s capital raided a five-story building Tuesday and killed nine suspected Islamic militants, the country’s police chief said. Inspector General of Police A…
After turmoil, Sanders, Mrs. Obama thrill convention
10:32 pm, July 26, 2016
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Seeking to bridge deep Democratic divides, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton on Monday night as a champion for the same economic causes that enli…
Japan, U.S. canvass support at ASEAN over S. China Sea
10:30 pm, July 26, 2016
VIENTIANE — A sense of disappointment spread within the Japanese government as a foreign ministers’ meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations avoided mentioning a recent court of arbi…
Solar plane circles globe in 1st for fuel-free tech
10:30 pm, July 26, 2016
ABU DHABI (Reuters) — A solar-powered aircraft successfully completed the first fuel-free flight around the world on Tuesday, returning to Abu Dhabi after an epic 16-month voyage that demonstrated …
China’s ex-top military officer jailed for life
10:00 pm, July 26, 2016
BEIJING (Reuters) — A military court in China on Monday jailed for life a former top military officer for corruption, stripping him of his title of general and seizing his assets, the latest prosec…
Fearsome Argentine dinosaur had puny arms
11:33 am, July 26, 2016
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — A newly discovered meat-eating dinosaur that prowled Argentina 90 million years ago would have had a hard time using strong-arm tactics against its prey. That’s because the …
Scientists to sequence genes in space for 1st time
9:13 am, July 26, 2016
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla./ CHICAGO (Reuters) — Given her background in researching some of the deadliest pathogens on Earth, including Ebola, colleagues of newly arrived astronaut Kate Rubins had expecte…
Afghan youth held over possible role in Munich shooting
9:18 pm, July 25, 2016
BERLIN (Reuters) — German police arrested a 16-year-old Afghan youth on Sunday on suspicion of a connection to the killing of nine people by an 18-year-old gunman in Munich, authorities said. The …
Syrian blows himself up near festival in Germany; 12 hurt
9:14 pm, July 25, 2016
BERLIN/ANSBACH, Germany (Reuters) — A 27-year-old Syrian man denied asylum in Germany a year ago died on Sunday when he set off a bomb outside a crowded music festival in Bavaria, an official said, …
Turkey ruling, opposition parties rally together
8:57 pm, July 25, 2016
ISTANBUL (Reuters) — Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkey’s ruling and main opposition parties, usually bitter foes, rallied together on Sunday in support of democracy following a failed mil…
ASEAN avoids rebuking Beijing over S. China Sea
8:51 pm, July 25, 2016
VIENTIANE (AFP-Jiji) — Southeast Asian nations avoided rebuking Beijing or mentioning a recent U.N.-backed tribunal ruling against its claims in the South China Sea in a statement issued Monday that…
High alert for Olympics
8:50 pm, July 25, 2016
Rio scrambles to fix Olympic Village
8:21 pm, July 25, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP-Jiji) — The official opening of the Olympic Village in Rio turned to fiasco Sunday with the discovery of blocked toilets and leaky pipes, prompting Australia to call the facilit…
Sanders supporters march in Philly
7:50 pm, July 25, 2016
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators are taking to Philadelphia’s sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic Nat…
DNC chair resigns amid furor over leaked e-mails
7:44 pm, July 25, 2016
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) — Democratic National Committee head Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigned on Sunday amid a furor over leaked e-mails, throwing the party into disarray on the eve of the conventio…
Turkey continues with crackdown
8:59 pm, July 24, 2016
ISTANBUL (AFP-Jiji) — Turkey pushed on Saturday with a sweeping crackdown against suspected plotters of its failed coup, defiantly telling EU critics it had no choice but to root out hidden enemies….
ISIL kills at least 80 in first attack on Afghan capital
8:43 pm, July 24, 2016
KABUL (AP) — The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a peaceful protest in the Afghan capital on Saturday that killed at le…
Soda and other sweet drinks tied to risk for some rare cancers
1:07 pm, July 24, 2016
People who drink lots of soda or other sugary beverages may have a higher risk of developing rare cancers in the gallbladder and bile ducts around the liver, a recent Swedish study suggests. Little i…
Self-assured Kaine to bring steady hand to Clinton ticket
12:15 pm, July 24, 2016
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Tim Kaine has an Election Day tradition when his name is on the ballot. The avid outdoorsman votes early, then goes hiking in the woods with friends and family for a few hours o…
Poll: Trump pulls nearly even with Clinton
2:36 am, July 24, 2016
NEW YORK (Reuters) — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has pulled nearly even with Democratic rival Hillary Clinton for the first time since May, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll taken …
Clinton picks Kaine as running mate
8:41 pm, July 23, 2016
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ti…
Johnson says Britain wants greater global role
8:22 pm, July 23, 2016
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, who led the campaign to leave the European Union, said Friday he came to the United Nations to show that far from withdrawing into iso…
Canadian teens detained for ‘Pokemon Go’ border breach
7:44 pm, July 23, 2016
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game “Pokemon …
Obama: Trump vision doesn’t jibe with facts
7:39 pm, July 23, 2016
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The dark vision of America under siege described by Donald Trump in his acceptance speech for the Republican presidential nomination does not mesh with reality, U.S. Presiden…
Munich shootings kill 9; Police say suspect dead
11:28 am, July 23, 2016
MUNICH (AP) — An 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire in a crowded Munich shopping mall and a nearby McDonald’s Friday night, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himse…
Erdogan vows Turkish military shake-up
2:36 am, July 23, 2016
ANKARA (Reuters) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed Thursday to restructure the military and give it “fresh blood” as emergency rule took hold across the NATO member country after l…
Trump NATO plan would be sharp break with U.S. policy
9:47 pm, July 22, 2016
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Republican foreign policy veterans and outside experts warned that the suggestion by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump that he might abandon NATO’s pledge to auto…
Kerry calls for new measures to counter changing ISIL
8:58 pm, July 22, 2016
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — U.S. officials on Thursday called on partners in the coalition against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant group to increase intelligence sharing as the milit…
Trump tells convention: ‘America 1st’
8:38 pm, July 22, 2016
CLEVELAND (Reuters) — Donald Trump accused Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of a legacy of “death, destruction, terrorism and weakness” as U.S. secretary of state and vowed to be tough on crime …
Truck attacker in Nice had accomplices, planned for months
8:29 pm, July 22, 2016
PARIS (AP) — The truck driver who killed 84 people on a Nice beachfront had accomplices and appears to have been plotting his attack for months, the Paris prosecutor said Thursday, citing text mess…
10 held for Olympics terror plot
8:02 pm, July 22, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Ten Brazilians who pledged allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant group were arrested Thursday, authorities announced, describing them as “am…
Hollande urges May to state EU exit strategy
7:57 pm, July 22, 2016
PARIS (Reuters) — French President Francois Hollande urged Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday to quickly come up with a negotiating stance for Britain’s departure from the European Union but …
Police ‘shoot black therapist with his hands raised’
7:50 pm, July 22, 2016
NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) — A black therapist who was trying to calm an autistic man in the middle of the street said he was shot by police even though he had his hands in the air and repeatedly told …
Defense, foreign ministers to plan next steps against ISIL
2:07 am, July 22, 2016
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — Defense leaders at a counter-Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) meeting expressed concerns about what happens after the expected defeat of the militant group,…
U.S. set to seize $1 billion taken from Malaysian fund
10:33 pm, July 21, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States moved Wednesday to recover more than $1 billion that federal officials say was stolen from a Malaysian wealth fund by people close to Prime Minister Najib Razak….
Erdogan declares state of emergency after failed coup
8:40 pm, July 21, 2016
ANKARA (AP) — Turkey’s president on Wednesday declared a three-month state of emergency following a botched coup attempt, declaring he would rid the military of the “virus” of subversion and …
U.K.’s May says Brexit talks won’t start in 2016
7:56 pm, July 21, 2016
BERLIN (AP) — Britain will not start exit talks with the European Union until “our objectives are clear” — and that won’t be this year, Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday, at her fir…
French to extend state of emergency
7:53 pm, July 21, 2016
PARIS (AP) — French lawmakers voted Wednesday in favor of extending the nation’s state of emergency for another six months and jittery Paris officials cancelled some summer events due to security…
Renowned journalist killed by car bomb
7:36 pm, July 21, 2016
KIEV (Reuters) — An award-winning journalist working for the online investigative website Ukrayinska Pravda was killed by a car bomb in central Kiev early on Wednesday morning, in what President Pe…
Delegates boo Cruz; Pence tries to unite at convention
7:32 pm, July 21, 2016
CLEVELAND (AP) — Delegates at the Republican National Convention thunderously booed Ted Cruz for refusing to endorse Donald Trump on Wednesday — clouding an evening intended to highlight vice pres…
Trump’s wife speechwriter takes blame for plagiarism
7:31 pm, July 21, 2016
CLEVELAND (AP) — With Donald Trump’s campaign reeling from charges of plagiarism, a speechwriter for his company took the blame and offered to resign over nearly identical passages from Melania T…
Brazil probes Olympics threats after domestic group backs ISIL
3:15 am, July 21, 2016
BRASILIA (Reuters) — Brazil’s intelligence agency said on Tuesday it was investigating all threats to next month’s Rio Olympics after a presumed Brazilian Islamist group pledged allegiance to th…
Many Brazilians polled think Games not good for country
3:00 am, July 21, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two weeks away from the Olympics, nearly two out of three Brazilians believe that hosting them will cause the country more harm than good, an opinion poll said Tuesday as worr…
Zika’s spread still confounds researchers
2:45 am, July 21, 2016
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The case of a Utah man who contracted the Zika virus after caring for his infected father raised new questions for health experts who said Tuesday that the investigation could…
North Korea: Missiles test for attack on South’s ports
2:00 am, July 21, 2016
SEOUL (Reuters) — North Korea said on Wednesday it had conducted a ballistic missile test that simulated preemptive strikes against South Korean ports and airfields used by the U.S. military, a lik…
Johnson refuses to apologize for ‘thesaurus’ of past insults
1:00 am, July 21, 2016
LONDON (Reuters) — British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Tuesday it would take far too long for him to apologize for the “rich thesaurus” of rude comments and insults he has directed …
Kerry meets May for 1st time with a bang
12:45 am, July 21, 2016
LONDON (Reuters) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry entered 10 Downing Street with a bang on Tuesday, before expressing amazement at the rapidity with which new British Prime Minister Theresa May…
U.S. GOP platform takes tougher stance on China than in 2012
11:45 pm, July 20, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican Party’s new policy platform takes stock of four years of change in China, and its assessment is not pretty. China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea ar…
Erdogan targets more than 50,000 in purge
10:45 pm, July 20, 2016
ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) — Turkey vowed to root out allies of the U.S.-based cleric it blames for an abortive coup last week, widening a purge of the army, police and judiciary on Tuesday to univer…
German train attack dents Merkel’s migrant policy
10:10 pm, July 20, 2016
MUNICH (Reuters) — A young Afghan who attacked passengers on a train in Bavaria with an ax had entered Germany last summer with a wave of migrants, officials said on Tuesday, raising more questions…
Trump officially made Republican nominee
8:33 pm, July 20, 2016
CLEVELAND (Reuters) — Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party …
GOP attempts to sell Trump as tough on crime, militants
2:40 am, July 20, 2016
CLEVELAND (Reuters) — Republicans meeting this week to anoint Donald Trump as their presidential candidate will try to sell the combative businessman to voters as a strong leader who can shield Amer…
U.K. votes to renew submarine-based nuclear arsenal
1:45 am, July 20, 2016
LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers voted Monday to replace the country’s aging fleet of nuclear-armed submarines with new vessels, heeding Prime Minister Theresa May’s warning that relinquishing a…
French govt jeered as Nice mourns dead
1:15 am, July 20, 2016
PARIS/NICE, France (Reuters) — Crowds jeered France’s leaders at a tribute on Monday to victims of last week’s truck attack in Nice and an opinion poll showed a sharp drop in confidence in the …
Gunman kills 3 Louisiana police in ‘assassinations’
12:55 am, July 20, 2016
BATON ROUGE, La. (Reuters) — An Iraq war veteran who gunned down six policemen in Baton Rouge targeted the officers in a brutally calculated ambush, officials said on Monday, deepening their invest…
Afghan refugee with ax attacks passengers on German train
12:10 am, July 20, 2016
BERLIN (Reuters) — A 17-year-old Afghan refugee wielding an ax and a knife attacked passengers on a train in southern Germany on Monday evening, severely wounding four, before he was shot dead by p…
Turkey widens post-coup purge to thousands
11:00 pm, July 19, 2016
ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) — Turkey purged its police on Monday after rounding up thousands of soldiers in the wake of a failed military coup, and said it could reconsider its friendship with the Un…
N. Korea fires missile trio into Sea of Japan
10:15 pm, July 19, 2016
SEOUL (AFP-Jiji) — North Korea test-fired three ballistic missiles on Tuesday, in further defiance of the international community and in apparent reaction to the planned deployment of a U.S. defense…
GOP convention starts; chaos erupts
8:45 pm, July 19, 2016
CLEVELAND (AP) — After a harsh primary, Republicans kicked off Donald Trump’s general election campaign with a warm and personal validation from his wife, Melania Trump, who emotionally assured G…
Beijing vows to continue S. China Sea construction
8:28 pm, July 19, 2016
BEIJING (AFP-Jiji) — Beijing will “never” stop building in the South China Sea prematurely, a top military official has vowed, despite an international ruling that its actions were illegal. Th…
Who is cleric being blamed for coup attempt?
8:42 pm, July 18, 2016
A lawyer for the Turkish government, Robert Amsterdam, said that “there are indications of direct involvement” in the coup attempt by Fethullah Gulen, a Muslim cleric who is living in exile in Pe…
3 Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead
10:30 am, July 18, 2016
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers investigating a report of a man with an assault rifle were killed Sunday, less than two weeks after a black man was fatally shot b…
Failed coup bolsters Erdogan
3:17 am, July 18, 2016
ANKARA (AP) — Rather than toppling Turkey’s strongman president, a failed military coup that left more than 250 dead appears to have bolstered Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s immediate grip on power and…
Questions swirl about Turkey as ally
7:38 pm, July 17, 2016
Turkey’s pivotal roles as an ally in the U.S.-led war against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant group and a guarantor of refugee agreements are likely to remain intact for now…
Erdogan’s divisive rule in Turkey
10:48 pm, July 16, 2016
ISTANBUL (AFP-Jiji) — Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is the most divisive leader in the history of the modern republic. Adored by his supporters as a transformative figure who modernized…
Turkish military has history of coups
10:20 pm, July 16, 2016
Turkish military jets have flown over Turkey’s capital, Ankara, and deadly fighting has been reported in what appears to be an attempted military coup. Meddling in politics before? Yes. The …
Study: Tickling the brain can boost immunity
10:13 pm, July 16, 2016
France probes whether attacker acted alone; driver ‘linked to radical Islam’
9:00 pm, July 16, 2016
NICE, France (Reuters) — French authorities were trying to determine on Friday whether a Tunisian who killed at least 84 people by ploughing a truck into Bastille Day crowds had acted alone or with…
161 dead in Turkey coup attempt / Erdogan declares he is in control as uprising quashed
8:50 pm, July 16, 2016
ANKARA (AP) — Forces loyal to Turkey’s president quashed a coup attempt in a night of explosions, air battles and gunfire that left dozens dead Saturday. Authorities arrested thousands of people a…
In Scotland, May discusses ‘U.K. approach’ to EU divorce
8:29 pm, July 16, 2016
EDINBURGH (Reuters) — Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday that Britain would not trigger formal divorce talks with the European Union until a “U.K. approach” had been agreed, bidding to a…
Gov. Pence announced as Trump running mate
8:26 pm, July 16, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) — After frenzied, final decision-making, Donald Trump announced Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate Friday, adding an experienced politician with deep Washington connections…
Thumb sucking, nail biting may be behind fewer child allergies
8:00 pm, July 16, 2016
Children who suck their thumbs or bite their nails are less likely than others to have allergies later, according to a new study. According to the “hygiene hypothesis,” early life exposure to m…
Turkish officials say coup plotters being arrested
11:30 am, July 16, 2016
ANKARA (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told the nation Saturday that his government was working to crush a coup attempt after a night of explosions, air battles and gunfire across the…
UNESCO puts 5 Libya sites on danger list
2:05 am, July 16, 2016
Gut bacteria pill could soon cure your diseases
11:05 pm, July 15, 2016
Attack in Nice overshadows ASEM
10:54 pm, July 15, 2016
Screams, flying debris as truck plows into Nice crowd
10:03 pm, July 15, 2016
Truck attacker kills more than 80 in Nice
8:36 pm, July 15, 2016
U.S. offers Russia partnership on Syria
8:20 pm, July 15, 2016
Europe gives Britain’s Johnson hostile welcome
8:00 pm, July 15, 2016
China irked by Australia remarks on S. China Sea; Philippines eyes talks
7:57 pm, July 15, 2016
Truck slams into revelers in Nice, dozens believed dead
9:10 am, July 15, 2016
Barroso asked to drop plan for Goldman Sachs job
2:13 am, July 15, 2016
NATO, Russia considering risk reduction plan
1:27 am, July 15, 2016
Trump to announce running mate Friday
1:04 am, July 15, 2016
New PM May takes office, gives Johnson big job
9:05 pm, July 14, 2016
After taking power, May faces Brexit divorce battle
8:08 pm, July 14, 2016
Known for jokes, Johnson takes helm of diplomacy
8:06 pm, July 14, 2016
U.S. adopts quiet diplomacy to ease S. China Sea tensions
8:02 pm, July 14, 2016
China threatens to resort to ADIZ after maritime ruling
3:45 am, July 14, 2016
Taiwan sends warship to protest court ruling
3:15 am, July 14, 2016
Seoul unveils THAAD site
2:00 am, July 14, 2016
In Dallas, Obama urges Americans to reconcile
1:30 am, July 14, 2016
Sanders, still in race, backs rival Clinton
1:00 am, July 14, 2016
Italy train collision kills at least 25
11:50 pm, July 13, 2016
Debates on TV, but U.N. chief ballots still secret
11:15 pm, July 13, 2016
Despite changes, Larry the cat staying put at Downing St.
10:25 pm, July 13, 2016
Beijing wary of isolation over S. China Sea decision
8:40 pm, July 13, 2016
Dallas sniper’s family says military made him hermit
1:30 am, July 13, 2016
Arrest of U.S. nurse becomes iconic photo
1:00 am, July 13, 2016
N. Korea to use ‘wartime law’ for U.S. detainees
12:20 am, July 13, 2016
Cameron hums merrily away
11:50 pm, July 12, 2016
Labour leadership challenge triggered
11:45 pm, July 12, 2016
Rival leaders order South Sudan ceasefire
10:35 pm, July 12, 2016
Taylor Swift world’s top-paid celebrity
10:00 pm, July 12, 2016
Hague rejects Beijing South China Sea claims
8:50 pm, July 12, 2016
Hachiko forever? South Korea’s dog cloning clinic
12:21 pm, July 12, 2016
Plastic buckets shine light on Hanoi’s poor
11:39 am, July 12, 2016
Study: ‘One-two punch’ delivered dino death blow
9:03 am, July 12, 2016
Stealth candidate Theresa May to be next British leader
8:23 am, July 12, 2016
Philistines ‘more sophisticated than thought’
4:20 am, July 12, 2016
Eagle to challenge Corbyn for leadership of U.K. Labour Party
1:24 am, July 12, 2016
Egypt’s FM talks up Mideast peace in rare visit to Israel
7:48 pm, July 11, 2016
Renewed fighting erupts in S. Sudan amid civil war fears
7:00 pm, July 11, 2016
Australia’s PM declares victory in election
4:13 am, July 11, 2016
NATO allies commit to fund Afghanistan forces until ’20
2:27 am, July 11, 2016
Britain sets vote on renewal of N-submarines
1:27 am, July 11, 2016
Heavy fighting in S. Sudan threatens fragile peace deal
1:15 am, July 11, 2016
After Dallas, Obama urges Americans not to see U.S. as divided
12:51 am, July 11, 2016
British leadership race heats up as Leadsom sparks ‘motherhood’ row
12:21 am, July 11, 2016
Ex-U.K. deputy PM: Iraq war was illegal
11:15 pm, July 10, 2016
Iran says it will continue ballistic missile program
11:07 pm, July 10, 2016
Brazil troops patrol in show of force ahead of Rio
10:14 pm, July 10, 2016
Nearly half a million leave home as storm hits China
10:06 pm, July 10, 2016
Killer robot used by Dallas police opens ethical debate
2:16 am, July 10, 2016
Castro admits hard times as economy slows
11:51 pm, July 09, 2016
U.S. expels 2 Russians after brawl in Moscow
10:55 pm, July 09, 2016
U.S. vet ‘acted alone’ in Dallas shooting
8:37 pm, July 09, 2016
Can coffee cause cancer? If it’s very hot, says WHO agency, then probably
8:34 pm, July 09, 2016
Seoul says N. Korea’s SLBM test failed
8:27 pm, July 09, 2016
Legendary Pakistani social worker Edhi dies at 88
8:23 pm, July 09, 2016
NATO gears up for Russia threats
8:20 pm, July 09, 2016
Protesters decry shootings by U.S. police
8:11 pm, July 09, 2016
Brazil lower house speaker resigns over graft charges
10:25 pm, July 08, 2016
Key questions on new U.S. missile defense in S. Korea
8:55 pm, July 08, 2016
Snipers kill 5 Dallas police during protest over shootings
8:42 pm, July 08, 2016
U.S., South Korea to deploy THAAD
8:38 pm, July 08, 2016
State Department to reopen Clinton probe
8:15 pm, July 08, 2016
1 week on from Dhaka attack
8:01 pm, July 08, 2016
May, Leadsom in race to be new British PM
7:45 pm, July 08, 2016
Fatal shooting by police sparks protests across U.S.
7:45 pm, July 08, 2016
24 hurt in Taiwan train explosion
7:37 pm, July 08, 2016
Dallas police chief: 4 officers killed, 7 injured at protest
2:05 pm, July 08, 2016
China warns U.S. ahead of South China Sea ruling
1:53 am, July 08, 2016
Blair defends himself after damning report on Iraq war
11:13 pm, July 07, 2016
Attack on Eid festival kills 3 in Bangladesh
9:15 pm, July 07, 2016
U.K. inquiry slams Blair for Iraq War failures
8:55 pm, July 07, 2016
Obama slows down Afghanistan withdrawal
8:21 pm, July 07, 2016
Protests erupt in Louisiana after police shoot black man
8:02 pm, July 07, 2016
U.S. sanction targets Kim Jong Un for 1st time
7:59 pm, July 07, 2016
U.S. Justice Dept. ends Clinton email probe
7:56 pm, July 07, 2016
FBI: Clinton careless, should not be charged
3:30 am, July 07, 2016
Obama ready to ‘pass baton’
3:15 am, July 07, 2016
Philippines ready to talk to China should tribunal ruling go Manila’s way
2:00 am, July 07, 2016
Beijing claims wants peace in S. China Sea
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