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American and Australian luminaries gathered under the stars in the White House Rose Garden Friday, Sept. 20.
James Verini's book will stand up with some of the best war reporting, as he takes an unblinking look at the dirtiest kind of battle — urban combat — and the human wreckage it leaves in its wake.
The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party won big in this month's Brandenburg and Saxony state elections. A recent poll shows the AfD more popular than ever throughout Germany.
Are we about to see U.S. financial markets go crazy?  That is what Goldman Sachs seems to think, and it certainly wouldn't be the first time that great financial chaos has been unleashed during the
The United States on Sept. 20, signed an agreement for the U.S. to send some asylum-seekers to one of the world's most violent countries, El Salvador.
President Donald Trump has dubbed Prime Minister Scott Morrison a "man of titanium" in their first meeting in the president's Oval Office.
Mun Chol Myong faces extradition to the U.S. on charges of money laundering and conspiracy to launder money.
A recently surfaced photo of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wearing make-up to darken his skin at a party in 2001 has sparked controversy and prompted an apology from Trudeau. “This is something I deeply, deeply regret,” Trudeau said in Winnipeg on Thursday, acknowledging the photos of him in darkened makeup were “racist.” The picture […]
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas meets with his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif in Tehran last June. (Photo by Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)
Vietnam may be afraid to push back, fearing damage to bilateral relations, some experts say.
"We know it's happening. We need change. We demand better," an 11-year-old girl said at a march in Thailand. Protesters are calling for net-zero carbon emissions and other changes.
Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)
"Darkening your face ... is always unacceptable because of the racist history of black face," Trudeau said, even as another image surfaced apparently showing him wearing dark makeup.
OTTAWA—Justin Trudeau pushed aside global mockery of his decisions years ago to dress in blackface, arguing Friday he's ...
US Sanctions Iran’s Central Bank Over Drone Strike on Saudi Oil Facilities
President Donald Trump welcomed Australia's prime minister on Friday for only the second state visit of his administration, signaling the close bond between the two allies as Washington takes on Beijing and Tehran.
An 8-year-old boy reportedly died after police said he jumped from an apartment building while attempting to escape ...
Sgt. Peter Merrifield had wanted the country's top court to weigh in after Ontario's Court of Appeal eviscerated an earlier ruling in his favour.
The lab is one of two known places that store live samples of the virus that causes the disease. Scientists use them for research. But there is concern about accidental or intentional release.
Cleanup crews in Bermuda were busy at work on Sept. 19 after Hurricane Humberto grazed the island