Nine leaders of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy Umbrella Movement turned themselves in to police on …
Beijing
As the U.S. sends 200 more troops to Iraq “to advise and assist” in the offensive against the Islamic State …
Mosul civilians
LONDON (Reuters) - British police said on Monday they had found no evidence that Khalid Masood, who …
Islamic State
A federal judge upheld a decision not to release a Mexican man arrested near Seattle, despite his participation in a program designed to protect those brought to the U.S. illegally as children. In …
Judge
HAVANA – Fidel Castro's government sent the Rev. Juan Francisco Naranjo to two years of work camp in the 1960s for preaching the Gospel in a Cuba where atheism was law and the faithful …
evangelical churches
The U.S. military is looking at more than 700 separate video feeds covering 10 days of airstrikes in Mosul to determine whether reports that counter-Islamic State coalition strikes killed as many …
Mosul
MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin's approval rating has not dipped below 80 percent in years. And yet police detained more than 1,000 people in Moscow on Sunday during an …
Russia
ILE - The Dec. 12, 2010 file photo shows the gold coin ‘Big Maple Leaf’ in the Bode Museum in Berlin. The 100-kilogram (220 pound) gold coin disappeared from the museum. BERLIN -- …
gold coin
(CNN)Defiant Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny has been jailed for 15 days over his role in a mass anti-corruption protest in Moscow. Navalny, who was arrested at Sunday's …
Alexey Navalny
BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday celebrated an encouraging win for her conservatives in a state election, declaring that her party has “every chance” in upcoming …
Social Democrats
Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official says. The first daughter was invited by German …
Ivanka Trump
SDF take military airport from ISIL in northern Syria, close to country's largest dam that may be in danger of collapse. Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces forces are now within 10km of Raqqa …
ISIL
San José (AFP) - US President Donald Trump's hardline anti-immigrant policies are likely to dominate a summit of leaders of Mexico, Central America and Colombia this week meant to …
Central America
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Coastal areas in northeast Australia were battered by high winds and heavy rainfall early on Tuesday as a powerful cyclone that prompted authorities to urge some 30,000 …
Cyclone Debbie