How Trump's revised ban impacts travel and immigration to the US

(WASHINGTON) -- On Sunday, President Trump issued a presidential proclamation banning or restricting travel from eight countries -- adding Chad, Venezuela and North Korea to the original list of Iran,... Read More

What you need to know about the Kurdish referendum

(WASHINGTON) -- In a bold step toward an uncertain future, the Kurdish people living in northern Iraq are heading to the polls today to cast their ballots in a referendum for independence.

Ironically, the vote has led to a rare moment of u... Read More

Merkel wins fourth term as German far-right party makes gains

(BERLIN) -- German voters rewarded Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party in national elections on Sunday, sending the chancellor to a record fourth term as one of Europe’s key leaders, while a far-right party in th... Read More

Trump warns North Korea 'won't be around much longer' if threats continue to escalate

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump continued to escalate threats to North Korea late Saturday as he responded to their foreign minister with a warning "they won't be around much longer" if the country continues provocation.

Trump took to T... Read More

Eyes on nationalist right as Germans head to polls

(BERLIN) -- Some 60 million Germans are making their way to polling stations on Sunday as Europe's most powerful country looks set to re-elect Angela Merkel as chancellor for an historic fourth term.

Major western democracies have delivere... Read More

US flies bombers off North Korean coast to send message on America's 'military options'

(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. flew bombers and fighter jets along the North Korean coast Saturday to send a message about the "military options" open to America in dealing with Kim Jong Un's regime, the Pentagon said.

U.S. B-1B Lancer bombers f... Read More

Prince Harry at Invictus Games: Military veterans are a 'beacon of light'

(TORONTO) -- Prince Harry struck an inspirational tone at the Saturday opening of the Invictus Games in Toronto -- the sporting event he started three years ago to exclusively feature military veterans who were injured in combat.

"In a wor... Read More

Third earthquake in a month shakes Mexico as rescuers search for life

(MEXICO CITY) -- A strong earthquake shook southern Mexico on Saturday morning, the third temblor to hit the country this month.

The latest quake sent shock waves hundreds of miles out from its epicenter to Mexico City, causing buildings t... Read More

Several injured in possible acid attack near London shopping center

(LONDON) -- Several people were injured Saturday near the Stratford Center shopping center in Stratford, east London, after being sprayed with a "noxious substance," police said.

London police responded to reports of a "group of males" spr... Read More

What you need to know about the Catalan independence referendum

(BARCELONA, Spain) -- It is not often that a plebiscite is banned in a democracy, but that is exactly what happened in the case of the upcoming Catalan independence referendum in Spain, set to be held on Oct. 1.

The vote has not only been ... Read More

'End in sight' in campaign to retake Raqqa from ISIS, says top diplomat

(NEW YORK) -- It began on the 73rd anniversary of D-Day -- the U.S.-led Allied invasion of Normandy, France during World War II -- and now, less than four months later in ISIS's self-declared capital, "the end is now in sight," according to a top U.S... Read More