The United States abruptly called off preparations for a military strike against Iran over the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone, a U.S. official said.
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Iran’s Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. drone on Thursday amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its collapsing nuclear deal with world powers
An independent U.N. report into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said Wednesday there is “credible evidence” to warrant further investigation into the possible role of Saudi Crown Prince.
A U.S. Navy explosives expert says the limpet mine used on a Japanese-owned oil tanker last week “bears a striking resemblance” to similar Iranian mines.
Iran will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers in the next 10 days, the spokesman for the country’s atomic agency said Monday
Six American oil executives, with deep roots in Texas and Louisiana, have been ordered to stand trial on corruption charges in Venezuelan. No date for the trial was set.
A tow truck driver has been sentenced to six years in prison after being convicted of sexually assaulting three women who had called him to tow their cars.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada plans to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021.
The U.S. and Russian militaries accused each other of unsafe actions on Friday after an American guided-missile cruiser and a Russian destroyer nearly collided in the East China Sea.
Parachutists are jumping over Normandy again, just as soldiers did 75 years ago for D-Day – but this time without being shot at. Among them was 97-year-old D-Day veteran Tom Rice
Think you’re doing your body a favor by eating chicken breast instead of steak? Think again.
A towering, out-of-control cruise ship rammed into a dock and a tourist riverboat on a busy Venice canal on Sunday morning, injuring five people, officials said. The collision sparked new calls for placing restrictions on cruise ships in the famed city.
More than two weeks ago, Amanda Eller hiked into a forest in Hawaii and disappeared.
Theresa May announced Friday that she will step down as U.K. Conservative Party leader on June 7.
The U.S. Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-essential, non-emergency government staff to leave the country right away amid escalating tensions with Iran.
Tired but beaming, Meghan and Prince Harry showed the public their baby son’s face for the first time on Wednesday, and also revealed his name: Archie.
Prince Harry’s wife Meghan went into labor early Monday with their first child, Buckingham Palace said.
Nature is in more trouble now than at any other time in human history, with extinction looming over 1 million species of plants and animals, scientists said Monday in the United Nations’ first comprehensive report on biodiversity.
Officials said that the Pentagon approved the deployments and that U.S. forces at sea and on land in the region were thought to be the potential targets.
The coordinated bombings that ripped through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday killed over 200 people and were carried out by seven suicide bombers, according to officials.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) – The Latest on explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday (all times local): 11:45 p.m. A group that monitors internet
Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said Thursday
Firefighters declared success Tuesday morning in an over 12-hour battle to extinguish an inferno engulfing Paris’ iconic Notre Dame cathedral that claimed its spire and roof, but spared its bell towers.
South African police and park officials say a suspected rhinoceros poacher was trampled to death by an elephant and had his body eaten by lions.
A student was airlifted to a hospital Monday after being shot by a fellow student at an Arkansas school in a what appears to be a “premeditated attack,” according to authorities.
DENIED! Video of Pope Francis refusing to let people kiss his ring went viral recently. The Pope says he’s not being disrespectful, it’s just about hygiene.
Two American service members were killed during an operation in Afghanistan on Friday, the U.S. and NATO forces said, providing no other details on the combat deaths.
Mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers killed 49 people on what the prime minister called “one of New Zealand’s darkest days.”
People from 35 countries died in the Sunday morning crash six minutes after the plane took off from Ethiopia’s capital en route to Nairobi. All 157 on board were killed.
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from the capital Sunday morning killing all 157 thought to be on