Asia stocks spiked Wednesday, following Wall Street’s rally on signs that US-China trade relations could be improving. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index jumped nearly 2.6%,
To inherit one nuclear crisis might look like misfortune, but to develop a second looks like carelessness. Iran and North Korea are wildly different versions
An elderly woman is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a police convoy escorting Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.
A federal grand jury is investigating Harvard University’s fencing coach after he sold his Massachusetts home in 2016 to a wealthy businessman whose son was
President Donald Trump revived the greatest political show on Earth on Tuesday night. Swimming in nostalgia, Trump played all the old hits. He bashed Hillary
New Zealand’s government watchdog will investigate the practice of authorities seizing newborn babies from their mothers — including some when they are still in hospital.
Each summer, as Lauren Rutkowski and her husband Joel await the arrival of energized, sun-kissed children for their seven-week camp, the couple surveys the canoes
A Canadian man was sentenced to 26 years in prison for conspiring to kill five US soldiers in Iraq in a 2009 suicide attack. Faruq
Billed in advance as the biggest and best tournament yet, this year’s Women’s World Cup hasn’t disappointed. There have been goals — 13 of them
More than 70 million people have been forced to flee their homes due to violence or persecution, the United Nations has said, as the global
Hundreds confronted Phoenix officials at a community meeting about police abuse. The chief vowed change
Phoenix officials faced an emotional crowd Tuesday evening during a community meeting set up by the mayor after police officers pulled guns on and threatened
India is set to overtake China as the world’s most populous country in less than a decade, according to a new United Nations report. China
A utility blamed for igniting deadly wildfires that killed dozens in California has agreed to pay $1 billion in damages to local governments for blazes
Six smoke grenades were found in the carry-on bag of a passenger traveling to the Dominican Republic from a New Jersey airport on Sunday, the
Steffen Olsen, a scientist with the Danish Meteorological Institute, was on a routine mission in northwest Greenland to retrieve oceanographic and weather monitoring tools placed