JAPAN VOWS ACTION IF S. KOREA HURTS COMPANIES IN TRADE ROW

Japan's foreign minister says Tokyo will take "necessary measures" against South Korea if interests of Japanese companies are harmed...

LARGE GROUP OF SUPPORTERS GREETS TAIWAN PRESIDENT IN DENVER

Taiwan's president was greeted by a large group of supporters and a handful of pro-China protesters as she entered a downtown Denver...

 
 
 

MEXICO TREE PLAN IN EL SALVADOR AIMS TO STEM MIGRATION

Mexico is bringing to El Salvador a tree-planting program that aims to support rural residents and ease economic pressures driving...

BESIEGED PUERTO RICO GOV GOES SILENT AMID EFFORT TO OUST HIM

In the Spanish colonial fortress that serves as his official residence, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló is under siege

 
 
 

EL SALVADOR FILES GRAFT CHARGES AGAINST EX-JUSTICE MINISTER

Prosecutors in El Salvador are accusing an ex-minister of justice and public security of illicit enrichment and seeking restitution...

BRITISH FOREIGN SECRETARY SAYS A SECOND VESSEL HAS BEEN SEIZED BY IRANIAN AUTHORITIES IN THE STRAIT OF HORMUZ

 
 
 

US JUDGE DENIES BAIL FOR EX-PERUVIAN PRESIDENT TOLEDO

A United States judge has denied bail for former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo after prosecutors argued he was a flight risk...

OPERATOR OF OIL TANKER SAYS IT'S UNABLE TO CONTACT SHIP APPROACHED BY HELICOPTERS AND VESSELS IN STRAIT OF HORMUZ

 
 
 

AID GROUP SAYS 1 DEAD, 6 SEIZED IN NIGERIA EXTREMIST AMBUSH

Aid group says 1 dead, 6 seized in Nigeria ambush by suspected extremists

ARTISTS STRUGGLE TO SAVE HAITI MUSEUM AFTER 2010 EARTHQUAKE

A small group of artists is working to preserve paintings from the Haitian Museum of Art, which was damaged in the 2010 earthquake...

 
 
 

IRAN'S REVOLUTIONARY GUARD RELEASES VIDEO IT CLAIMS PROVES U.S. WARSHIP DIDN'T DESTROY IRANIAN DRONE NEAR PERSIAN GULF

KENYA'S PRESIDENT LAUNCHES AFRICA'S LARGEST WIND FARM

Kenya's president launches Africa's largest wind farm in bid to attract investors

 
 
 

DRONE DROPS EXPLOSIVES ON BASE IN NORTH IRAQ, WOUNDING 2

Iraqi security officials say an unmanned drone has dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in northern...

BEDBUGS, BAD FOOD AT MEXICO MIGRANT DETENTION CENTER

Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says a migrant detention center in the capital suffers from bedbugs, bad food and overcrowding

 
 
 

KOSOVO PM RESIGNS FOLLOWING SUMMONS FROM HAGUE WAR COURT

Kosovo's prime minister has resigned from

EGYPT: AT LEAST 20 KILLED IN AIRSTRIKES IN NORTHERN SINAI

Egyptian security officials say airstrikes targeting Islamic militants are underway in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing...

 
 
 

GERMAN GOVERNMENT SEEKS TO CUT FUNDING FOR FAR-RIGHT PARTY

The German government and parliament have petitioned the country's highest court to cut off public funding for a far-right party that...

REMAINS OF AT LEAST 6 PEOPLE FOUND IN BOSNIA MASS GRAVE

Bosnian prosecutors say the remains of at least six people have been unearthed from a mass grave in eastern Bosnia

 
 
 

LEBANON LAWMAKERS VOTE ON BUDGET, PROTESTERS UP THE PRESSURE

Lebanese protesters rallying against a proposed austerity budget have broken through a security cordon outside parliament, where lawmakers...

TURKISH JETS STRIKE KURDISH REBELS AFTER DIPLOMAT'S DEATH

Turkey's defense minister says the military launched aerial strikes against Kurdish rebel targets in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish...

 
 
 



Parents told they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

Parents told they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

A Pennsylvania school district is warning that children could end up in foster care if their parents do not pay overdue school lunch bills. Read more ...

Former NFL player, Super Bowl champ Mitch Petrus dies from heat stroke at age 32

Former NFL player, Super Bowl champ Mitch Petrus dies from heat stroke at age 32

The 32-year-old had been working outside all day, a coroner said. Read more ...

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

SEATTLE - The Los Angeles Angels gave up on their $11 million investment in Matt Harvey, designating the 30-year-old right-hander for assignment on Friday. Read more ...

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

NFL announces that it "cannot conclude" that Tyreek Hill violated the league's Personal Conduct Policy. Read more ...

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral. Read more ...

Wizards reportedly promote Tommy Sheppard to general manager, remove interim tag

Wizards reportedly promote Tommy Sheppard to general manager, remove interim tag

Tommy Sheppard was named the interim GM when Ernie Grunfeld was fired in April. Read more ...

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has seized a British oil tanker that was passing through the Strait of Hormuz. The IRGC's website, sepahnews.com, says the... Read more ...

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Now the Rangers are officially in a bind. As expected, the club signed restricted-free-agent defenseman Jacob Trouba on Friday to a seven-year, $56 million deal that carries an... Read more ...

Trump Seizes On Soggy Paper Straws As Campaign Issue: 'Make Straws Great Again'

Trump Seizes On Soggy Paper Straws As Campaign Issue: 'Make Straws Great Again'

The president's reelection campaign is now selling reusable and recycled straws in their 2020 online store, because they claim "lberal paper straws don't work." (Image credit... Read more ...