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(Newser) – Suspected jihadists attacked UN peacekeepers carrying out an operation with Malian defense forces Friday killing at least three peacekeeper..
Suspected jihadists attacked U.N. peacekeepers carrying out an operation with Malian defense forces Friday killing at least three peacekeepers from Ni..
MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A senior separatist official in eastern Ukraine on Friday announced the resignation of the beleaguered rebel chief in an apparen..
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — The Latest on mosque attack in Egypt (all times local): 8:55 p.m. The U.N. Security Council and Secretary-General Antonio Guter..
The anti-narcotics police arrived here in the heart of Colombia’s cocaine industry last month to destroy the coca crop. The community was determined t..
PARIS (Reuters) - Barely six months into office, President Emmanuel Macron is already preparing for his third visit to sub-Saharan Africa. Yet while t..
Not since the Nazi era had such atrocities taken place in the heart of Europe. In the streets of Sarajevo, a once-cosmopolitan capital, terrified civi..
AP photo Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens as President Donald Trump announces that the United States will designate North Korea a state sponso..
China on Wednesday criticized "unilateral sanctions and long-arm jurisdiction" by other governments after Washington penalized Chinese companies accus..
BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's notoriously fragmented opposition is gathering in the Saudi capital for a meeting intended to close ranks and come up with a uni..
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Terrorist groups and criminals are capitalizing on conflict to exploit innocent civilians-----and physically which may constitut..
THE TICKER Beltway number crunchers haven’t been kind to GOP tax proposals. Republicans can wave off some of those analyses as partisan products. But ..
BEIRUT (AP) — His nation is a smoldering ruin, much of it held by rival armed factions, domestic or foreign. Half the population is displaced, hundred..
BEIRUT (Reuters) - France’s Total will lose all of its investment if it pulls out of a deal with Iran to develop South Pars, the world’s largest gas f..
HARARE, Zimbabwe -- The speaker of Zimbabwe's Parliament said Tuesday that the country's long-time strongman President Robert Mugabe had resigned in a..
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's Parliament launched impeachment proceedings against President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday, with both ruling party and ..
Pointing once again to the dubiousness of his competence, another one of Trump’s advisors has reportedly expressed concern about his intelligence, i.e..
BEIRUT (Reuters) - France’s Total will lose all of its investment if it pulls out of a deal with Iran to develop South Pars, the world’s largest gas f..
HARARE, Zimbabwe -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should acknowledge the nation's "insatiable desire" for a leadership change and resign immediat..
RIYADH/PARIS (Reuters) - Toshiba-owned Westinghouse (6502.T) is in talks with other U.S-based companies to form a consortium to bid in a multi-billion..
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should acknowledge the nation's "insatiable desire" for a leadership change and resign imme..
VAN HORN, Tex. — Along the shoulder of Interstate 10, where drug runners sometimes hide in drainage culverts, U.S. Border Patrol agent Rogelio Martine..
In its 41-year-old history as the White House hub of innovation, the Office of Science and Technology Policy has never gone this long without a leader..
Never has any leader in Saudi Arabia had so much power since Ibn Saud founded the country in 1932. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, 32, has grabbed, ..
BEIRUT (AP) — His nation is a smoldering ruin, much of it held by rival armed factions, domestic or foreign. Half the population is displaced, and muc..
Shaw Media File Photo Former Motorola Plant in Harvard. The company that bought the 1.5-million-square-foot former Motorola facility in Havard did not..
(Newser) – A charged allegation from five sources: National Security Adviser HR McMaster, while at dinner with the CEO of tech company Oracle, insulte..
In this photo from Nov. 6, U.S. Marines prepare to build a military site during a sandstorm in western Anbar, Iraq, the newest outpost in the fight ag..
President Trump moved Monday to label North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, a largely symbolic action that underscored the bleak prospects his adm..
President Trump announced Nov. 20 that he had re-designated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism to further isolate the "murderous regime." (Th..
It’s been 187 days since Robert S. Mueller III was appointed special counsel to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 election and any way in which..
HONG KONG (AP) — Under Robert Mugabe's decades-long rule over Zimbabwe, China grew into one of the African nation's biggest investors, trading partner..
National security officials are urging President Trump to approve the sale of nearly $50 million worth of U.S. weapons to Ukraine, which has confronte..
National security officials are urging President Trump to approve the sale of nearly $50 million worth of U.S. weapons to Ukraine, which has confronte..
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster reportedly mocked the intelligence of the Commander-in-Chief during a private dinner. Weeks after that Rex Til..
Multiple sources alleged in a Buzzfeed report that National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster openly mocked President Donald Trump at a dinner with Oracl..
A U.S. Border Patrol officer stands near prototypes of President Trump’s proposed border wall on November 1 in San Diego. (Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty..
A German regulator has banned domestic sales of children’s smartwatches that have a listening function — warning that parents have been using the devi..
Trump, as we know, loves the dreamers, incredible kids, some of them gang members and drug dealers, but again, loves. Today, those incredible, terrify..
Russia again vetoed a U.N. resolution Friday that would extend the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical wea..
President Donald Trump will be presented with the recommendation to finance and sell anti-tank missiles to the Ukrainian government — a move aimed at ..
UNITED NATIONS -- Russia vetoed a U.N. Security Council vote on Friday that would have continued the work of the chemical weapons inspectors in Syria ..
Devices and apps geared towards kids have become a focus of concern when it comes to protecting children's privacy. In 2015, VTech, a maker of a numbe..
1 | As emotional as Once Upon a Time‘s “Regina awakening” scenes were, did the show not really give us that “moment” of her laying familiar eyes on gr..
Customarily, when Saudi royals consider who their next king should be, they put a priority on continuity and power-sharing among the many princes. If ..
The collapse of Africa’s colonial order set in motion the almost Shakespearean trajectory of Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe: from fiery liberation hero to a..
UNITED NATIONS—The United Nations Security Council, in a bitter standoff between U.S. and Russia, failed on Thursday to renew the mandate of an indepe..
French President Emmanuel Macron is trying on a new mantle: Mideast peacemaker. He's trying to defuse Lebanon's political crisis and preserve regional..
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is trying on a new mantle: Mideast peacemaker. He's trying to defuse Lebanon's political crisis and pres..
• To erect a new billboard in Rochester, sign companies will have to either take an existing sign down or pay a significant fee to get a permit. The c..