What to know about North Korea and its weapons programs

(WASHINGTON) -- North Korea's failed missile launch overnight has once again highlighted concerns about that country's missile and nuclear weapons programs.

Much is not known about the programs, but there are a number of parameters that of... Read More

How the deadly attack in London unfolded

(LONDON) -- An attack in London Wednesday that police declared a terrorist incident left four dead, including a suspect, and at least 20 other people injured.

Here's how it unfolded.

The attack began at about 2:40 p.m., when the... Read More

Parliament member seen aiding victim of London terror attack

(LONDON) -- A member of British parliament is being hailed as a hero after he was seen aiding a victim of a terror attack near London's Westminster Bridge.

MP Tobias Ellwood, a foreign office junior minister, was pictured with a bloody fac... Read More

Eyewitnesses describe a chaotic scene after London terror attack

(LONDON) -- Witnesses to a terrorist attack in which an assailant apparently plowed a car into pedestrians and an officer was stabbed near the Houses of Parliament in London described a chaotic scene Wednesday afternoon, with injured people lying spr... Read More

Brussels honors victims of 'inconceivable' terror attacks year later

(BRUSSELS) -- A year after three Islamic State suicide bombers attacked the Brussels airport and a metro station, the city on Wednesday observed a moment of silence to remember the victims, in addition to unveiling powerful tributes.

One s... Read More

Little girl from Atlanta snatches pope's skullcap

(ROME) -- Three-year-old Estella Westrick almost snagged an impressive souvenir on her first visit to Italy: Pope Francis' skullcap.

She snatched his skullcap, also known as a zucchetto, when he leaned in to give her a kiss on the cheek af... Read More

North Korea conducts failed missile launch

(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea fired a test missile Wednesday morning, but the launch failed, U.S. and South Korean officials have confirmed.

"U.S. Pacific Command detected what we assess was a failed North Korean missile launch ... Read More

Chinese park uses facial recognition to dispense toilet paper

(BEIJING) — There was a time when you weren’t allowed to squeeze the Charmin, now you’re lucky if you get any.

Park authorities in Beijing have installed toilet paper dispensers with facial recognition technology at the T... Read More

US hosting 68 countries for major anti-ISIS summit

(WASHINGTON) -- More than two years into the fight against ISIS, the U.S. is set to convene the largest gathering of the coalition it amassed to take on the terror group.
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Prince Harry follows in Princess Diana's footsteps, visits HIV charity

(NEW YORK) -- Prince Harry followed in the footsteps of his mother, Princess Diana, today, visiting an Read More

Ex-Trump campaign manager faces new allegations from Ukraine

(MOSCOW) -- A Ukrainian lawmaker Tuesday said he has fresh proof that President Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, received illegal, off-the-books payments from the country’s toppled pro-Russian president.

Coming a... Read More

UK follows US' lead, bans large electronics from certain flights

(LONDON) -- The United Kingdom is now banning many electronic devices from being carried on certain flights.

The move comes hours after the U.S. enacted an emergency directive banning passengers from carrying electronic items bigger than a... Read More

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to skip NATO summit, travel to Russia in April

(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will skip a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in April and later in the month travel to Russia for meetings and to a G7 summit in Italy, the U.S. State Dept. has confirmed.

A State Dept... Read More

Electronics restricted on flights from certain Middle Eastern airports

(WASHINGTON) — Passengers travelling on certain airlines from countries in the Middle East and Africa to the United States will no longer be allowed to carry-on some electronic devices with them, according to a new Homeland Security directive.<... Read More