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Lieutenant Colonel Ken Hoffman, spokesman for agency that locates and identifies US soldiers' remains, says six Americans identified from remains returned by N. Korea
The European Union stepped up its push for a new presidential election in Venezuela as a way out of the crisis by appointing a former international banker and seasoned diplomat Tuesday as the bloc’s special envoy for the country. Enrique Iglesias is a former Uruguayan foreign minister who went on to head the Inter-American Development […]
Earlier today, I was greeted by this jarring headline when I visited the Drudge Report: "BONDS FLASH RECESSION WARNING".  These days, it seems like the "R word" is being thrown around constantly, but at this
Cybersecurity firm FireEye says fake accounts pushed a pro-Iranian agenda and pretended to have come from the US
Staff at the Paris museum went on strike Monday, citing deteriorating conditions for tourists and staff amid record-setting attendance. It's unclear whether the galleries will re-open Wednesday.
A total of 19 people were stabbed in an act of public violence this morning in Kawasaki, Japan. The attack took place about 13 miles from Tokyo, at a park in the city of Kawasaki. It happened as children were waiting at a bus stop—a man apparently in his 50s, began attacking, slashing at the […]
A knife-wielding man attacked a group of elementary school children as they were boarding a school bus at about 7:45 a.m. local time in the city of Kawasaki, according to news reports.
Unpredictable moments involved the cost of drugs, the fight against snakebites and kissing bugs ... and reproductive rights.
An Argentine bishop close to Pope Francis is now on trial at the Vatican, accused of sexually abusing seminarians. Francis revealed the development in an interview with Mexico’s Televisa Tuesday. He said he received the results of a preliminary investigation into Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta two weeks ago and ordered the case be handed over for […]
New UN report shows that North Korea’s market economy is designed for officials to extort the people.
PRINCE ALBERT, AB.—A Saskatchewan judge has acquitted a man and a woman of conspiracy to murder their spouses ...
A recall has been issued for Compliments brand chicken strips, with the product linked to an outbreak of ...
North Korean agents in China to catch defectors allegedly smuggled drugs when they entered the country.
A decades-old royal paternity scandal is setting Belgium abuzz again. Lawyers said Tuesday that Belgium’s former King Albert II, 84, has finally agreed to a DNA test demanded by a woman who claims to be his daughter in what could be a decisive breakthrough in the long-running case. By the evening, news of the former […]
President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump wrapped up their four-day visit to Japan on May 27. The president’s visit to Japan was meant to advance the U.S.’s partnership with Japan, in joint efforts to work toward a new era of global cooperation and shared prosperity, according to an official White House statement. […]
The weather this summer could be starkly different across the country, according to the latest long range forecast from The ...
Toronto Police have arrested and charged a 31-year-old man in connection with a hit and run that put ...
Europe's traditional centrist coalition lost its majority, with far-right populist parties and liberal, pro-European Union parties gaining ground. The results suggest a complicated future for the EU.
UNAIDS country director tells VOA more than 700 people have been diagnosed in less than a month, and 80% of them are children under 15 years old
Four officers, three enlisted service members were freed last November, Reuters first reported, after being sentenced in 2018 to 10 years in prison with hard labor for killing 10 Rohingya men and boys the year before