World News

The former prime minister of New Zealand and gender equality champion is at the Women Deliver conference in Vancouver, where attendees treat her like a rock star.
Current U.S.-China trade dispute would shave off the global economy by 0.5 percent, said International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde on May 5.
Because their fathers were ISIS fighters, the Yazidi community rejects the children and forces their mothers to give them up. Some willingly do so, but others are desperate for news of their children.
Nguyen Ngoc Anh found guilty of spreading information to “combat the state.”
Newly reissued, the intellectual heft of Françoise Gilot's now classic memoir is in its art criticism, even as its emotional arc lies in Picasso and Gilot's unequal romance.
The level of cooperation and trust between China and Russia is once again under close scrutiny, as Chinese ...
“Chief mouser,” Larry the cat, can expect to keep his job and home at Downing Street when the British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves on Friday. Since Larry moved in to Downing Street, he has become a familiar presence outside the prime minister’s residence. Letting the cat out is a Downing Street routine for civil […]
MEXICO CITY—Mexican soldiers, armed police, and migration officials blocked hundreds of migrants after they crossed the border from ...
TAIPEI, Taiwan—The Taiwanese government has confirmed the validity of a Reuters report about a new U.S. arms deal ...
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday, June 6, paid tribute to the man he described as the last known survivor of Company A that stormed Omaha Beach on D-Day, calling him a “tough guy.”  President Donald Trump said, “Private First Class Russell Pickett, of the 29th Division’s famed 116th Infantry Regiment, had been wounded in the […]
A luxury Dominican Republic resort has spoken out nearly a week after a woman came forward with her story about an alleged assault that occurred in January.
The Chinese leader met with his Russian counterpart at the Kremlin on Wednesday. Former rivals Russia and China have drawn closer in recent years.
Hundreds of people gathered in Portsmouth, on the south coast of England, on Wednesday, June 5, to watch a solemn ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. They sat outside the security parameter of the official service, cheering for the queen and world leaders, including U.S. President Donald J. Trump and First Lady […]
COURSEULLES-SUR-MER, France—Thousands of Canadians will gather on a stretch of beach on the coast of Normandy in France ...
A 14-year-old Chinese girl was hospitalized after she was constipated for five days, according to AsiaOne in a ...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand—A New Zealand judge ruled on June 5 that media outlets can now show the face ...
With the silence of remembrance and respect, nations honored the memory of the fallen and the singular bravery of all Allied troops who sloshed through bloodied water to the landing beaches of Normandy, a tribute of thanks 75 years after the D-Day assault that doomed the Nazi occupation of France and portended the fall of […]
China responded pointedly to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s comments on the 30th anniversary of the Chinese army’s bloody suppression of student-led pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. The dueling statements underscore the vast divide in perceptions of the events of three decades ago, which Beijing considers a taboo subject that the West only […]