France’s president says he has no ‘plan B’ for Iran nuclear...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron said he has no “plan B” for the Iran nuclear deal and that the United States should...

Northrop Grumman to support Japan’s E-2C Hawkeye

April 20 (UPI) -- Northrop Grumman was awarded a contract from the U.S. Navy for identifying friend or foe technology compatible with the E-2C...

Suicide bombing kills at least 48 at Kabul voter ID site

April 22 (UPI) -- A suicide bombing killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens of others at a voter registration site in Kabul,...

Blast at election center in Afghan capital kills dozens

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least...

Catholic priest killed while hearing confessions in Mexico

April 21 (UPI) -- A Roman Catholic priest was killed Friday in the west-central Mexican state of Jalisco, the second priest murdered within one...

Air strikes pound insurgent enclave close to Damascus

BEIRUT/LONDON (Reuters) - Air strikes pounded a jihadist-held area near Damascus on Sunday, footage broadcast by Syrian state TV stations showed, as the Syrian...

Golf: India’s Gangjee ends long title drought in Japan

OSAKA, Japan (Reuters) - India’s Rahil Gangjee ended a 14-year title drought when he sank a decisive birdie on the final hole for a...

Toshiba eyes cancelling chip unit sale if no China approval by...

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Toshiba Corp has decided it will cancel the planned $18.6 billion sale of its memory chip unit if it...

Trump considering posthumous pardon for boxer Jack Johnson

April 21 (UPI) -- After being prompted by actor Sylvester Stallone, President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted he is considering granting the late champion...

‘Nut rage’ sisters leave Korean Air, father apologizes

SEOUL (Reuters) - Korean Air Lines Co Ltd Chairman Cho Yang-ho apologized on Sunday for the behavior of his two daughters and said they...

Israel dismisses suggestions it killed Palestinian in Malaysia

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel’s defense minister said on Sunday a Palestinian scientist shot dead in Malaysia was a rocket expert and “no saint”, but...

Injectible drug shown to be effective against lupus in clinical trial

April 20 (UPI) -- Injections of a new drug therapy benefited patients with a form of lupus in a Phase 3 clinical trial, researchers...

Chemical weapons watchdog: inspectors have samples from Douma

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A team of inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) visited a site in Douma, Syria on...

As U.S., North Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a “very dangerous message” that countries should never negotiate...

Underlining alliance, Venezuela’s Maduro visits new Cuban leader

HAVANA (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro became on Saturday the first foreign leader to meet with Cuba’s Miguel Diaz-Canel since he became president...

‘Austin Powers’ alum Verne Troyer dead at 49

April 21 (UPI) -- Austin Powers and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone actor Verne Troyer died Saturday at the age of 49. "It is...

Iran vows ‘expected and unexpected’ moves if U.S. exits nuclear deal

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday Iran’s atomic agency was ready with “expected and unexpected” reactions if the United States...

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth celebrates 92 years with star-studded concert

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Queen Elizabeth attended a star-studded special concert on Saturday as the world’s oldest and longest-reigning living monarch celebrated her 92nd...

Tens of thousands of Hungarians protest against PM Orban’s rule

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Hungarians protested on Saturday against government control over the media, which they say helped Prime Minister Viktor...

Philippines’ Duterte sets window for peace talks with communist rebels

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday he had set a 60-day timeframe for peace talks he is seeking to revive...