Trump blocks Pelosi trip as shutdown tensions mount

President Donald Trump’s conflict with Democrats over a partial U.S. government shutdown escalated on Thursday with Trump denying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi use of military aircraft...

Trump touts Space Force plans at Pentagon

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that space represents "a new warfighting domain" and touted his plan for a sixth branch of the military to extend America's...

France condemns failed Iran satellite launch, urges halt to ballistics tests

France on Wednesday condemned a failed Iranian satellite launch that it said used technology applicable to long-range missiles and urged Tehran to stop all ballistic tests which...

Jordan, France, Iran follow Pompeo to Baghdad, Le Drian announces loan

Jordan’s King Abdullah and the foreign ministers of France and Iran made separate visits on Monday to Iraq, an ally of Tehran, amid U.S. attempts to...

Trump touts Space Force plans at Pentagon

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that space represents "a new warfighting domain" and touted his plan for a sixth branch of the military to extend America's...

Migrants depart from El Salvador as new U.S.-bound caravan forms

At least 150 Salvadoran migrants departed in a group for the United States on Wednesday, the latest in a string of such ‘caravans’ that U.S. President...

Berlusconi announces candidacy for European elections due to “sense of responsibility”

Legendary for a spectrum of reasons across Italian politics, Silvio Berlusconi has announced his candidacy for the European Parliamentary Elections on 26 May. On...

Man charged in plot to attack White House with anti-tank rocket

A 21-year-old man from Georgia has been arrested and charged over allegations he plotted to attack the White House by blowing a hole in it with...

Talks to resume as Los Angeles teachers’ strike enters fourth day

Striking Los Angeles teachers and America’s second-largest school district headed on Thursday for their first bargaining session since talks collapsed last week, as a walkout by...

Saudi woman has left airport hotel, is under government protection: UNHCR

A Saudi woman who fled her family has left the Bangkok airport hotel room where she was staying and is under the protection of immigration officials, the...