A look at every North Korean missile test this year

(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- North Korea has launched five missile tests so far in 2017. The latest launch in mid-April, though assessed as a failure, came hours after North Korea rolled out interconti... Read More

Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames Israel

(DAMASCUS, Syria) -- An large overnight explosion on Thursday rocked Syria's capital, the country's state media and opposition activists said.

The explosion occurred at a military installation near the Damascus airport, according to both S... Read More

Trump plans to renegotiate NAFTA, but may scrap it if 'fair deal' not reached

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto that the U.S. will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, according to a White House readout of calls Wednes... Read More

2-year-old survives being run over by 2 cars in China

(SICHUAN PROVINCE, China) -- A 2-year-old toddler in China received just minor bruises after she was run over by two cars.

CCTV China surveillance video captured the terrifying moment when the tot dashed into street traffic in southwest Ch... Read More

French intelligence says Syria behind the deadly sarin gas attack

(PARIS) -- A sarin nerve gas attack on a town in northern Syria bears the “signature” of President Bashar al-Assad, French officials said Wednesday.

Forces loyal to Assad carried out the deadly April 4 attack, which could only ... Read More

What you need to know about missile defense system US is setting up in S. Korea

(NEW YORK) -- The United States has begun moving parts of an anti-missile system into their deployment site in South Korea to help protect that nation from a possible North Korean missile attack.

The system has been long-planned but the ov... Read More

US Navy fires warning flare at Iranian vessel in Persian Gulf

(WASHINGTON) -- A U.S. guided-missile destroyer fired a flare in the direction of an Iranian Revolutionary Guard ship this week during an encounter in the Persian Gulf, a Navy official has confirmed to ABC News.

The "guided-missile destroy... Read More

US military begins installations of missile defenses in South Korea

(SEOUL, South Korea) -- In a surprise move, the U.S. military transferred key parts of a controversial anti-missile defense system into operational position overnight on Wednesday, drawing angry reaction from local residents near the site in Seongju,... Read More

Ivanka Trump brushes off hissing in Germany: ‘Politics is politics’

(BERLIN) -- Ivanka Trump brushed off the hissing that some audience members directed at her during the Women 20 Summit in Germany Tuesday when she expressed pride in her father’s advocacy of women, and specifically his campaign proposal for pai... Read More

What you need to know about rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula

(SEOUL) -- All 100 U.S. senators will gather Wednesday for a White House briefing on the volatility in North Korea.

The meeting -- announced last week and requested by Senate leadership – comes amid the U.S. Navy’s bilateral mi... Read More

Trump picks fight with Canada over dairy products and trade

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that the United States 'will not stand for' Canadian dairy trade policies that hurt American dairy farm exports, adding that the rules have "made business for our dairy farmers in Wiscons... Read More