A Syria war monitor and a U.S. official say U.S.-backed fighters have seized the last road into Raqqa and are moving toward the river south of the city, tightening a siege on the militant de-facto capital
Germany's foreign minister says his country will deny permission for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to address Turks at a rally when he attends the upcoming Group of 20 meeting in Hamburg
Greek municipal garbage collectors decided Thursday to return to work after nearly two weeks of protests that left mounds of uncollected refuse in the streets amid a heatwave
If you're looking for a unique place to get hitched, how about Taco Bell? That's right, you read that right. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).
The U.N. refugee agency says it hopes for a "generous approach" from the United States as the Trump administration adjusts U.S. refugee resettlement policies.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed a retired judge to chair a public inquiry into the devastating west London fire that killed at least 80 people, as more high rises failed fire-safety tests
A plane in one of China’s largest airports was stalled for over five hours, costing thousands of dollars in inspections over a measly 1.7yuan, equivalent to about 25¢. Jose Sepulveda(@josesepulvedatv) has more.
The war in Afghanistan has passed the 16-year mark, and the United States and its NATO allies are still wrangling over how many more troops are needed to counter the resurgent Taliban and break a stalemate in the fight
The foreign ministers of Sweden and Netherlands have expressed "their shock" at the latest reports of suspected cholera cases in Yemen that has exceeded 200,000 people with an estimated 5,000 new cases every day
Vatican analysts say Pope Francis is now facing pressure to forcefully confront the sex abuse crisis after his top financial adviser was charged in his native Australia with multiple criminal counts of sexual assault years ago
European leaders say they are ready to defend the Paris climate accord and free trade when they face President Donald Trump at the Group of 20 summit
The Trump administration said there was there was indication Assad's regime was preparing for another chemical attack on its people - and that the US was ready to intervene militarily. But should we? A #Tucker debate