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Belmont Purple Heart Recipients To Be Honored Monday

Texas Tech president Lawrence Schovanec expressed appreciation for the nine Purple Heart recipients now enrolled in the university. "I am very grateful for ...


China wants North Korea to make 'smart' decision after harsh United Nations sanctions

The closest reference to the islands is a sentence calling on all claimants to "avoid unilateral actions in disputed features that may further complicate the si...


US, Japan, Australia Urge World To Pressure North Korea

Kono and Tillerson said the Japan-US alliance is a foundation of peace and stability. North Korea is facing tough new sanctions over its nuclear program. ...


Australia finds United States military aircraft that crashed off northeast coast

Australian Defense Minister Marise Payne said in a statement she had spoken to US Defense Secretary James Mattis to offer Australia's support in "any way that...


Tillerson meets Duterte despite human rights concerns

Duterte and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met in Manila at a regional Asia gathering. The United States has been providing the Philippines with surveillanc...


Pak-Iran ties to grow from strength to strength: Hassan Rouhani

The U.S. Senate voted in late July to impose new sanctions on Iran over its missiles programme and human rights issues. During the meeting, Zarif referred to ...


Mbete says yes to secret ballot in Zuma no confidence vote

The vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma on Thursday will be held in secret, but what does this actually mean for the country? One wonders if it's a ...


King of Jordan heads to United Kingdom after brief visit to Ramallah

The crisis erupted when Israel installed metal detectors at the shrine, after gunmen killed two Israeli policemen there. Jordan's King Abdullah II (L) meets...


Missouri Police Officer Shot and Killed At Traffic Stop

As Michael exited his patrol vehicle, McCarthy also got out of the Dodge Nitro and allegedly fired a shot at Michael, striking him, Lowe said . Michael returne...


Trump Starts Twitter Feud With Sen. Blumenthal

Trump, who has claimed he doesn't watch CNN, attacked Blumenthal in three tweets . "He told stories about his Vietnam battles and...." he wrote in a second twe...


Special Counsel Robert Mueller is Investigating Flynn's Ties to Turkey

The document request, while not a formal subpoena, was the latest signal that the probe is gathering pace. Mueller has convened a grand jury in D.C. While Mue...


Trump Complains About Polls Showing He's Least Popular President Ever

But however you define that, Trump is also doing poorly there. Look at rallies in Pennsylvania, Iowa, Ohio and West Virginia. Trump tweeted Monday that he...


Trump launches 'real news' show on his Facebook page

Kayleigh McEnany , formerly a frequent Trump-supporting guest on CNN, on Sunday appeared in a video on the President's Facebook page promoting his handful of...


Trump fires White House communications director Scaramucci

John Kelly was sworn in as President Donald Trump's new chief of staff. Anthony Scaramucci has resigned from his role as White House communications ...


Trump 'appreciates' China, Russia backing on North Korea sanctions

China accounts for at least 85 percent of North Korea's trade - up from a year ago, despite North Korea's provocations and subsequent sanctions. In a re...


Lawmakers laud signing of free tuition bill

Duterte, who is known for his populist leanings, believes the long-term benefits of the measure outweigh the short-term budgetary challenges, said deputy presid...


California police seize hundreds of animals

Montclair Police Department Sgt. Minook told KTLA 5 News what they discovered when they responded to the commercial building in the 4600 Block of Arrow High...


Brno MotoGP: Marquez tops wet warm-up by a second

Rossi, who was again out-foxed by Honda in the pits, came out from his stop in 13th place and slowly worked his way forward, catching the fight for fourth pla...


Tonnes of ivory crushed in central park

As part of their sentence, they forfeited all the seized ivory and an additional 1,657 ivory carvings, all of which were crushed on Thursday. "Hawaii was ...


Christie says Mueller is being 'responsible' in Russian Federation inquiry

The Republican governor also said it was unclear what role Trump played in crafting Trump Jr.'s initial response to news reports about the meeting , whic...