China says it is prepared to take further steps to counter perceived moves by self-ruling Taiwan toward formal independence following recent war games aimed at intimidating the island’s leaders.
The Afghan Taliban has announced the start of their annual spring offensive.
Authorities say two Dallas police officers were escorting a man from a home improvement store when he shot them and a store employee.
The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last.
Attorneys for a condemned Texas prisoner asked the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his execution scheduled for Wednesday evening for killing a young girl and her grandmother in a gang-related shooting a decade ago that turned a child’s birthday party in For…
Police released a video Tuesday showing a former financial adviser to Hillary Clinton getting involved in a heated, profanity-laced confrontation with several officers.
As President Donald Trump’s pick to lead Veterans Affairs skids to a halt, senators from both parties are voicing frustration that the White House is skipping crucial vetting of nominees and leaving lawmakers to clean up the mess.
The National Rifle Association on Tuesday announced that its Political Victory Fund had a banner month in March, raising $2.4 million, which is $1.5 million more than it raised in March 2017.
President Donald Trump is sending mixed signals about the future of his nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
An 80-year-old grandmother who loved Toronto sports teams nearly as much as her own family and a “brilliant” young woman who volunteered to build houses in the Dominican Republic were among the 10 people killed when a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk.
President Donald Trump and Iran’s top diplomat have traded sharp warnings, with Trump threatening “bigger problems” than ever if Tehran restarts its nuclear program.
A quarter century after he vanished, a man dubbed the last of Miami’s “cocaine cowboys” is being sentenced for a drug trafficking conviction.
A chilling Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk has raised the possibility the suspect in the attack nursed grudges against women and it is bringing back memories of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of…
A new watchdog report claims that billions of dollars in donor contributions, including $3 billion from the U.S., to a trust fund created for the reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan may be lost due to mishandling by the World Bank.
Republican candidate Debbie Lesko won a special election for a U.S. House seat in Arizona Tuesday night, to replace former Rep. Trent Franks, who resigned in December over sexual misconduct allegations.
The Latest on the shooting of two Dallas police officers and an employee of a home improvement store (all times local): 10:40 p.m. Two Dallas police officers and a home improvement store employee are out of surgery after being shot while escorting a ma…
The war between Myanmar’s army and ethnic Kachin rebels is intensifying in the country’s north.
The Philippines has cancelled an Australian nun’s missionary visa for engaging in political activity and has given her 30 days to leave the country.
At least 10 people were burned to death after an apparently unregulated oil well in Indonesia’s Aceh province caught fire.
A “person of interest” was in custody Tuesday night, hours after two officers with the Dallas Police Department and a civilian were shot, police said.