Justice Kennedy OKs temporary enforcement of Trump’s refugee travel ban

Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy temporarily restored President Donald Trump's refugee travel ban. The order, issued Monday, allows the administration...

Child injuries in ATVs dropped after age-restriction law

(Reuters Health) - Restricting use of off-road vehicles, including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), for younger children and teens may help curb the number of youth...

U.N. Security Council to vote on weakened North Korea sanctions bid

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Monday to impose new sanctions on North Korea over its...

Britain names second new aircraft carrier

Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The second of Britain's new aircraft carriers, the 7,650-ton HMS Prince of Wales, was christened Friday in a ceremony in...

Norway’s right-wing government seems set for re-election-projections

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s tax-cutting Prime Minister Erna Solberg is on track to remain in power after an election on Monday, narrowly defeating a...

Russia, Jordan agree to speed de-escalation zone in south Syria

AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan said on Monday it was working with Russia to roll out a plan to end fighting in southwestern Syria “in...

Afghanistan will never again be militant sanctuary: U.S. ambassador

KABUL (Reuters) - The U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan said on Monday Washington would never allow militants to use the country as a sanctuary, as...

U.N. Security Council to vote Monday on weakened North Korea sanctions...

UNITED NATIONS/SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council is set to vote on Monday on a watered-down U.S.-drafted resolution to impose new sanctions on...

Sinai blast kills 18 Egyptian policemen

ISMAILIA, Egypt (Reuters) - At least 18 Egyptian policemen were killed and three injured on Monday in an attack claimed by Islamic State on...

Jennifer Carpenter says Kristen Bell assisted her family ahead of Hurricane...

Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Dexter and Limitless alum Jennifer Carpenter says her fellow actress Kristen Bell helped her family find safety before Hurricane Irma...

U.N. brands Myanmar violence a ‘textbook’ example of ethnic cleansing

GENEVA/SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The United Nations’ top human rights official on Monday slammed Myanmar for conducting a “cruel military operation” against Rohingya Muslims...

Philippines says some rebels ready to surrender as troops advance in...

MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Some Islamic State-linked militants besieging the southern Philippines city of Marawi have sent “feelers” they are prepared to surrender...

North Korea warns U.S. over sanctions push ahead of UN vote

SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - North Korea warned the United States on Monday that it would pay a “due price” for spearheading efforts for fresh...

North Korea warns U.S. over sanctions push ahead of U.N. vote

SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - North Korea warned the United States on Monday that it would pay a “due price” for spreadheading efforts for fresh...

Exclusive: Iraq holding 1,400 foreign wives, children of suspected Islamic State...

SOUTH OF MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi authorities are holding 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State fighters after government forces expelled...

Up to 400 children buried in mass grave at Scottish orphanage

Sept. 10 (UPI) -- The bodies of at least 400 children are believed to be buried in a mass grave in Scotland after an...

Weakening but still potent Irma aims full force at Florida’s Gulf...

FORT MYERS, Fla./MIAMI (Reuters) - A weakening but still potent Hurricane Irma lashed Florida’s Gulf Coast on Sunday with tree-bending winds, pounding rain and...

Watch: Detroit Lions’ Matt Prater hits cameraman in crotch with 58-yard...

Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Matt Prater made his 58-yard field goal attempt for the Detroit Lions on Sunday, but the kick also hit a...

Scientists design software that detects when people are texting and driving

Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Scientists at the University of Waterloo have created a computer algorithm that can accurately determine when drivers are texting while...

North Korea warns U.S. will pay due price for spearheading U.N....

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea warned on Monday the United States would pay a “due price” for spearheading a U.N. Security Council resolution against...