Blurred lines: Trump's UN choice and her coal…

Environmentalists are complaining there's a likely conflict of interest for President Donald Trump's UN nominee, who is married to a coal magnate

GOP strike in Oregon over climate change bill…

The Oregon Senate is unable to conduct business for a fifth day because of a Republican boycott of the Legislature over major climate change legislation

Russia Denounces New US Sanctions On Iran As…

President Donald Trump imposed "hard hitting" sanctions on Iran Monday.

Europeans cool on Iran coalition talk, seek…

European officials appear cool toward U.S. talk of building a global coalition against Iran, saying that their top priority is to de-escalate tensions in the region

Government moves migrant kids after AP exposes…

The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a West Texas Border Patrol station following reports that more than 300 kids locked up there were forced to care for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation

Kim Jong-Un Reportedly Receives 'Excellent…

According to North Korean state media, Kim called the letter "excellent," and he said he will "seriously contemplate the interesting content."

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EU court says Poland's Supreme Court reforms…

European Union's top court finds a law that pushed Poland's Supreme Court judges into early retirement violates EU law

Serbia's defense chief crows about Russian…

Serbia's defense minister says live-ammunition drills being held with Russian and Belarusian troops shows Serbia has allies in any future war in the Balkans

Russia Issues Temporary Flight Ban To Georgia…

The ban comes after violent protests outside the parliament building in Georgia's capital Thursday night.

1 pilot dies, 1 survives after German fighter…

A German air force pilot was killed Monday after his fighter jet collided with another during a training mission in northeastern Germany, the country's defense minister said

Dutch telephone outage takes out nation's emergency number

A major telephone outage took down the Dutch emergency number for more than three hours Monday, forcing police and other first responders to scramble to set up alternatives

Protesters Call For Czech Republic's Prime…

Prime Minister Andrej Babiš faces conflict of interest allegations and a criminal investigation over alleged fraud involving European Union funds.

US pushes Palestinian economic plan amid doubts…

The Trump administration is plowing ahead with a $50 billion economic proposal to aid the Palestinians and hopes it'll drive a much-anticipated but unseen Mideast peace plan, but even before the rollout it's coming under harsh criticism.

Pompeo in Mideast talks on building a coalition…

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Gulf Arab allies about building out a global coalition with Asian and European countries to counter Iran

China 'Will Not Allow' G-20 Summit To Discuss…

A Chinese official told reporters Monday that the Hong Kong protests are a domestic issue and that "No foreign country has a right to interfere."

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Criticism as Turkey puts 16 on trial for…

Prominent philanthropist Osman Kavala and 15 others went on trial in Turkey Monday accused of organizing anti-government protests in 2013, with defendants and rights groups calling the charges baseless and aimed at silencing civil society activities

Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran…

President Donald Trump signs financial sanctions on Iran's supreme leader and associates

US-Iran Crisis Leaves European Union On The…

The European Union has called for reduced tensions between the U.S. and Iran, but hasn't taken a very active role in the crisis.

Driver with Ebola team severely injured by mob

A driver working with an Ebola response team is in critical condition after angry crowds hurled rocks at him and set the vehicle on fire

Plotter of failed Ethiopia coup killed, 182…

The Ethiopian army brigadier general accused of leading a failed coup against a regional government has been killed in a firefight with the security forces

Chinese President Xi Makes Historic State Visit…

It was the first trip by a Chinese leader to North Korea in 14 years.

Alerts issued in France as intense heat wave…

More than half of France, including around Paris, was placed on an orange alert for intense heat Monday _ the second-highest level on the scale _ as very hot temperatures were predicted across continental Europe this week

After big win, new Istanbul mayor hopes to mend…

A rerun election in Istanbul gave Turkey's secular opposition a stunning won and the city a new mayor

Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages for US…

Former NBA shot blocker promoting vaccinations and other measures in Ebola outbreak

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Germany: Merkel partners set ballot on new leader…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-left coalition partner on Monday decided to ballot its 440,000 members this fall on who the party's new leader or leaders will be, a decision that may determine how much longer the current government lasts

Belgian man charged over suspected US embassy attack plot

Belgian prosecutors say police have arrested a man in Brussels suspected of planning an attack against the U.S. embassy in the capital

Russia starts army drills to respond to Central Asia threats

The Russian military has launched a massive exercise to simulate a response to possible security threats in Central Asia