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Iraqi forces launch anti-IS operation north of Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's military said Saturday its troops in partnership with security agencies and paramilitary forces launched the second phase of an operation...

Britain to cut Huawei decision from telecoms review: sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain plans to publish the results of a long-awaited telecoms supply chain review next week without a decision on the use...

Tanker seizure: Jeremy Hunt urges Iran to release Stena Impero

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What consumers can do as regulators weigh compounds' risks

The government is trying to sort out how to handle health risks from a group of widely used nonstick and stain-resistant compounds. But scientists say...

Mexico City Says Ex-Government Altered Data to Hide Crime Rate

(Bloomberg) -- Mexico City’s government has been under attack by critics who say violence has spun out of control since a new, left-leaning administration...

Ridiculous! Outrage over new EU chief Ursula von der Leyen’s salary...

Ms Von der Leyen is due to take over from incumbent Jean-Claude Juncker when he steps down in November, and when she does, she...

Iran tanker seizure linked to earlier act by UK marines

LONDON (AP) — Taken on its own, Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz may seem like a brazen...

Trump offers to guarantee A$AP Rocky's bail in Sweden

U.S. President Donald Trump said he spoke with Sweden's prime minister Saturday about jailed rapper A$AP Rocky and "offered to personally vouch for his...

Bosnia buries 86 victims of 1992-95 war recovered from grisly ravine

HAMBARINE, Bosnia (Reuters) - Thousands of relatives from Bosnia and across Europe gathered in the village of Hambarine for the burial of 86 Bosniak...

Technology, temporary help keeps farmers on job longer

ALEXANDRIA, Ind. (AP) — At 79 years old, Art McManus says he's still able to hop on the tractor and maintain the 160 acres...

Iran says it seized tanker after collision, UK calls move a...

GENEVA/LONDON (Reuters) - Iran said on Saturday it had seized a British-flagged oil tanker because it was involved in an accident, an explanation Britain...

AP sources: Trump officials weigh delay of abortion curbs

The Trump administration has told federally funded family planning clinics it is considering a delay in enforcing a controversial rule that bars them from...

Iran threat: USA forming ‘coalition’ of navies to protect ships amid...

Brian Hook, America’s special representative for Iran, was speaking hours before the seizure by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard of a UK-flagged oil tanker, the...

Libyan militia declares 'zero hour' for capturing Tripoli

CAIRO (AP) — The self-styled Libyan National Army is declaring "zero hour" in its offensive to capture the capital, Tripoli, from the U.N.-backed government.The...

Op-ed | Reflections on the U.S. space program a half-century after...

This op-ed originally appeared in the July 16, 2019 special Apollo 11 at 50 issue of SpaceNews magazine. As the Apollo 11 Landing Module carrying...

NSA contractor sentenced to prison for huge theft of classified U.S....

(Reuters) - A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced in Maryland to nine years in prison on Friday for stealing huge amounts of...

‘Bad job’ Trump criticises Theresa May’s Brexit ‘disaster’ and hails Johnson...

The US President tipped Mr Johnson to fix her Brexit “disaster”, even though the result of the Conservative Party leadership contest has not even...

The U.S. is eager to end its longest war. Is the...

DOHA, Qatar — After years in which efforts at resolving America’s longest war ambled slowly forward, if at all, they now appear to be...

Iran claims British tanker seized after collision as Hunt warns of...

The British-flagged tanker Stena Impero seized by Iran is now at anchor off the port of Bandar Abbas with all its crew aboard -...