U.S. Ambassador Haley: U.N. has exhausted options on North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Sunday the U.N. Security Council has run out of options on...

General Dynamics begins manned live-fire testing of AJAX armored vehicle

Sept. 15 (UPI) -- General Dynamics Land Systems U.K. has begun manned live-fire trials for its AJAX armored vehicle program, using the vehicle's CTA...

Ultra-Orthodox protesters arrested in violent clash in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Jewish ultra-Orthodox demonstrators protesting the arrest of a prospective army conscript from their community clashed with police in Jerusalem on Sunday...

Aid officials ‘gravely concerned’ over fate of relocated IS families in...

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Aid officials in Iraq said they were “gravely concerned” about the fate of about 1,400 foreign wives and children of...

Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix with Vettel out

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton won the Singapore Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday to go 28 points clear at the top of the...

Rejuvenated Berlusconi lays out vote platform, eyes victory in Italy

ROME (Reuters) - Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, marking a formal return to Italy’s political stage, laid out his policy priorities on Sunday for...

Famous birthdays for Sept. 17: Alex Ovechkin, Narendra Modi

Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include: -- The second chief justice of the United States,...

Far-right party likened to Nazis to shake up German parliament

FRANKFURT AN DER ODER, Germany (Reuters) - The first far-right party set to enter Germany’s parliament for more than a half a century says...

Varadkar bounce gives Ireland’s Fine Gael eight-point poll lead

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland’s ruling Fine Gael party has opened up an eight-point lead over its nearest rival, an opinion poll showed on Sunday,...

Turkey’s Erdogan to discuss northern Iraq vote with Iraqi PM

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he would meet Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during his visit to the United...

Aid group warns of death among Rohingya in Bangladesh

COX‘S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh could die due to a lack of food, shelter and water available for the...

Palestine’s Hamas ready for talks with Fatah, elections: statement

CAIRO (Reuters) - Palestine’s Hamas group has agreed to talks with rival Fatah movement, to dissolve the Gaza administrative committee and hold general elections...

Japan’s PM Abe mulling snap election as early as October: media

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering calling a snap election as early as next month to take advantage of an...

Russian airstrike wounds coalition forces in Syria

Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Several coalition fighters were wounded by a Russian airstrike against positions held by the Syrian Democratic Forces, a militia backed...

After Irma ravages Havana, city highlights housing replacement drive

HAVANA (Reuters) - After Hurricane Irma wrought havoc on Havana’s decrepit buildings and killed four in building collapses there, city authorities held a rare...

J.T. Barrett sets record in Ohio State’s win over Army

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State senior quarterback J.T. Barrett accounted for three touchdowns to set a Big Ten record, and freshman J.K. Dobbins ran...

Study shows Arctic sea ice continues to melt considerably

Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Arctic sea ice shrank to roughly 4.7 million square kilometers in September, making the sea ice extent in 2017 far...

Toys ‘R’ Us considers bankruptcy as vendors tighten screws

Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Toys 'R' Us may file for bankruptcy before the holiday season as vendors cut shipments to the company on account...

Tunisians march against contested corruption amnesty

TUNIS (Reuters) - Hundreds of Tunisians protested on Saturday in the streets of the capital against a widely contested new law that grants ...

Study warns of danger of riding playground slide with children

SATURDAY, Sept. 16, 2017 -- It's a slippery slope to injury. A new study finds that while young kids may feel safer going down a...