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Polls begin to pick new South Korean president

After entering Seoul's' Kyung Hee University in 1972, Moon joined a pro-democracy movement to topple the dictatorship of Park Chung-hee, who ruled South Korea ...


Pentagon: Two US service members killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan

Last month, USA military spokesman Capt. Bill Salvin said the US aimed to drive IS out of Afghanistan by the end of the year. The service members' names were ...


Fireworks cache explodes in Mexico, killing at least 12

In December, a series of thunderous explosions tore through an open-air fireworks market outside Mexico City , leaving at least 29 dead and 72 injured. During ...


Gold falls to 8-week low as safe-haven demand sags

The precious metal had lost Rs 825 in the previous six days. The spot gold price was down 0.5 percent at $1,220.30 an ounce at 1246 GMT, falling below its 100...


International Court of Justice stays execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistan

The group defaced the landing page of the website with messages goading India over Kulbhushan Jadhav, a retired Indian Navy officer who has been convicted of co...


Another Le Pen Bites the Dust?

Jean Marie Le Pen, the father of the far right wing presidential candidate Marine Le Pen who recently lost the elections in France, attacked his daughter for fo...


Duke of Edinburgh to stop all public engagements by autumn

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip at the Palace of Westminster after the state opening of Parliament on 8 May 2013 in London . But Buckingham Palace st...


Le Pen's niece says will not seek re-election as French MP

It was an hours-long tirade against Mr Macron laced with name-calling and epithets, and woefully deficient in substance. Marine Le Pen closes the gap with Emman...


Venezuelans demand elections but Maduro offers a new constitution

As anti-government protests in Venezuela turned deadly, Pope Francis called for an end to the bloodshed. "We don't believe in Maduro's fake peace, what he's...


More unrest in Venezuela as president seeks new constitution

The opposition accuses elected President Maduro of maneuvering to strengthen his grip on power. Venezuela's embattled president issued a decree Monday for w...


Girls meet Nigerian president after Boko Haram release

After many years far from their families, over 80 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram have been finally released in Nigeria . The schoolgirls were freed in exchang...


US needs 'good shutdown,' change in filibuster rule

In the bill, Republicans were forced to concede funding for construction of the border wall - which some in the GOP oppose - and take off the table cuts that Tr...


White House: Trump will reinforce strong alliance, talk peace on Israel trip

The senior Administration officials cast the trip as a shift in Trump's foreign policy, away from the calculating isolationism Trump called for in his campaig...


White House backs down on Trump comment praising Australia's health care

Trump told Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at an event in New York , "You have better healthcare than we do". "We have a failing health care-I shou...


Obama starts defining his new role in the age of Trump

White House officials, including Vice President Mike Pence, had insisted that Mr Flynn did not discuss US-imposed sanctions with Mr Kislyak during the president...


UK Conservatives Make Local Gains Before General Election

Even after the local elections , there is still allegedly some behind-the-scenes talking taking place. Mr Corbyn told supporters in Leicester that the Genera...


Trump signs religious liberty order

The order additionally directs the Justice Department to look into further federal protections of religious freedoms. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: For too long, th...


Former official says she warned White House about Flynn

After having originally being scheduled to speak in March, before Devin Nunes led the House Intelligence Committee down in flames, Sally Yates finally got the...


Erdoğan calls Macron to congratulate him over election victory

She had a stable career teaching French literature, Latin and drama, and married a banker, Andre Louis Auziere, with whom she had three children. On Monday, a...


Girl dies after UK theme park accident

The 11-year-old girl who fell from a ride at Drayton Manor theme park has died, police said. 'Her parents have been informed and are being supported by off...


Favored Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

We knew for sure we didn't want to be behind a wall of horses and that turned out okay. Steve Asmussen also has three runners, and they're all longshots: 15-1...


Emmanuel Macron will be either savior or destroyer of the euro

It added that the centrist's victory "can't hide the surge of France's far right". Ms. Le Pen did extremely well with men and women aged 25 to 34 where she scor...


Sally Yates doesn't have time for mansplaining

Bush and Obama before being relieved of duty by the Trump administration after she refused to comply with his so-called "Muslim ban" order. YATES: I would, an...


Afghan soldiers killed in a clash with pakistan military force

At least eight civilians were killed, according to officials - seven on the Pakistani side, and one on the Afghan side - and dozens wounded before the fighting ...


Original Muslim Ban Erased From Trump Campaign Website

Jadwat, the ACLU lawyer, said the supposed rationale for Trump's order had been undercut by his own Department of Homeland Security, whose recent report found n...


UK PM Theresa May talks Brexit with French President-Elect Emmanuel Macron

Prime Minister Theresa May said Macron's win meant that it was even more important for voters to back her and strengthen Britain's hand in European Union exit...


Phoenix serial killer suspect Aaron Saucedo is arrested

He was arrested in April "in connection with the August 2015 fatal shooting of....61-year-old Raul Romero". Police say that unlike later victims, who appear t...


Macron wins French vote for presidency

All 577 seats in the National Assembly are up for grabs. She congratulated Macron for winning the election , and wished him success in facing "immense coming...


Chinese paper mocks North Korea's tech prowess after failed ballistic missile launch

President Donald Trump in an interview to air Sunday said "I will not be happy" if North Korea conducts a sixth banned nuclear test, but wasn't specific as ...


Hiding info on Hillary probe wouldve been "catastrophic"

Would you speak or would you hide?" " Concealing , in my view, would be catastrophic". Speaking at times with a raised voice, Comey said he faced two hard dec...


Afghan air force pounds area after death of IS commander

U.S officials said Logari, who was believed to have been the leader of Daesh in Afghanistan , was among several Daesh leaders who died in an April 27 raid . T...


The US And Afghanistan Are Fighting 2 Enemies At Once

Currently, there are 8,400 soldiers deployed to the country. CBS Radio News correspondent Cami McCormick, traveling with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Sta...


President Tsai congratulates French President-elect Macron

Macron beat Le Pen by 66 percent to 34 on a platform of market-friendly reform and closer European integration. An aide to Obama said Sunday he was not expect...


Projections show Macron elected French President

Hollande was speaking on the sidelines of a ceremony in Paris on Monday the day after Macron, a pro-EU centrist, won a resounding victory over far-right rival...


Jammu woman alleges sexual assault by police officer

According to reports , the woman stated that she was forcibly stripped by Kanachak Station House Officer Rakesh Sharma who then inserted a beer bottle and chil...