• Chinese and the European Union leaders are set to forge an alliance to strengthen their commitment to the Paris climate change accord, taking leadership in a fight that the U.S. appears to be withdrawing from.

    Strong calls for an ambitious plan to tackle climate change have emerge globally.
    LAST UPDATE : Jun 01, 2017, 7:04 AM EDT
  • Scenes after a blast in Kabul in 2008.

    A powerful car bomb struck near the German embassy in Zanbaq Square in the center of Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, killing at least 80 and injuring more than 350 people during the rush hour on Wednesday.

    LAST UPDATE : May 31, 2017, 6:15 AM EDT
  • A 2013 bomb blast in Baghdad.

    Two deadly blasts rocked the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, within a period of 24 hours, killing over 20 people and injuring 80 others on Tuesday as crowd gathered on the streets preparing for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

    LAST UPDATE : May 30, 2017, 7:51 AM EDT
  • An FBI probe investigating alleged links between Russia and the Trump campaign focuses on Jared Kushner.

    U.S. President gave a section of American media a public dressing down for running “fake news” after reports surfaced that his son-in-law Jared Kushner, tried to establish a secret line of communication with Moscow.

    LAST UPDATE : May 29, 2017, 8:02 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner.

    The FBI inquiry into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election is focusing on President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and key adviser, Jared Kushner, in connection with his meetings with Russian officials last year.

    LAST UPDATE : May 26, 2017, 8:22 AM EDT
  • (Source: Janson Chua/flickr)

    British agencies investigating the Manchester strike have stopped sharing information with the U.S. authorities after the initial details and images of the assault were leaked and published in American media.

    LAST UPDATE : May 25, 2017, 7:41 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump hosted his Palestinian counterpart earlier in May.

    U.S. President Donald Trump, after an hour-long meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, said he will “do everything” to restore lasting peace between Israel and the Palestine.  

    LAST UPDATE : May 23, 2017, 7:57 AM EDT
  • WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

    Sweden’s chief prosecutor, Marianne Ny, announced on Friday that she has decided to bring to an end a rape investigation against WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange, marking an end to a seven-year legal faceoff.

    LAST UPDATE : May 19, 2017, 7:46 AM EDT