MOSCOW -- Russia's long-time ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly in New York on Monday, a day before his 65th birthday, Russia's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said.
"A great diplomat, an ...Read more
BRUSSELS -- Vice President Mike Pence said the U.S. commitment to the European Union remains strong and the new administration would seek ways to bolster the relationship, just a month after Donald Trump questioned the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Globally, 2016 was the warmest year on record. In Los Angeles, temperature records were shattered last summer during scorching heat waves that saw highs of 100 degrees for five days straight.
If you think ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence flew out of Munich on Sunday leaving America's allies relieved of some of their worst fears about the new administration's foreign policy, yet still uncertain as to who will ...Read more
HESSTON, Kansas -- A lot can happen in a year's time.
From sorrow, grief and sadness, a time for hope can eventually come forward.
More than 250 people came together Sunday at the Hesston High School gymnasium for a ...Read more
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Richard Schickel, whose erudite prose and piercing critiques made him one of America's most important film critics in an era when cinema became increasingly ingrained in the cultural consciousness, died Saturday in Los ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- As questions deepened about ties between President Trump's administration and Vladimir Putin's Russia, White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus flatly denied Sunday that the two camps colluded during the ...Read more
SpaceX launched almost 5,500 pounds of supplies to the International Space Station on Sunday morning after scrubbing its Saturday attempt because of a potential issue with its Falcon 9 rocket.
The rocket lifted off at 6:...Read more
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Cryptic drawings, maps, strange symbols. This is what Mike Hilliard discovers as he investigates the long-dead millionaire Titus Morley. The strange symbols & drawings hover in Mike’s dreams as he rambles through the summer with Billy, a photography intern at the historical society ...
STOCKHOLM -- Sweden has asked the U.S. State Department to clarify remarks made by President Donald Trump implying that the Scandinavian country had been the target of a recent terrorist attack.
Swedish Foreign Ministry ...Read more
QUNAITERAH, Iraq -- Iraqi forces early Sunday began a large-scale offensive to seize the western side of Mosul, Islamic State's de facto capital in Iraq.
It was the long-expected second phase of the campaign to retake the...Read more
NEW DELHI -- Thousands of villagers in northern India have been living in fear and torment after attacks by tigers from a nearby reserve claimed seven lives, officials and news reports said Sunday.
The man-eating tigers ...Read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said Sunday that the media is not the "enemy of the American people," refusing to align with President Donald Trump's startling declaration last week.
California is not the only place in the West confronting startling amounts of rain and snow.
Drought conditions have declined substantially across the region in recent weeks, with heavy storms replenishing reservoirs and ...Read more
SpaceX scrubbed its launch of a space station supply mission seconds before liftoff Saturday morning, citing a possible problem with the second stage of its Falcon 9 rocket.
The Hawthorne, Calif., space company said it ...Read more
In the end, it was a non-event.
Which to some people made it a really big event.
Bill Maher's decision to host controversial blogger Milo Yiannopoulos on "Real Time with Bill Maher" on HBO Friday led to very few on-air ...Read more
SEATTLE--It wasn't until they were locked behind barbed-wire fences, and assigned to either barracks or horse stalls for living quarters at the state fairgrounds in Puyallup, that it all suddenly became real.
Until that ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Thousands of activists marched through the streets of downtown Los Angeles on Saturday to oppose immigration enforcement raids and demand that local officials take concrete steps to thwart the "deportation ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Susana Palomo couldn't sleep for a week, torn between a dream and reality.
One of the hundreds of workers laid off last year from a Nabisco plant on Chicago's Southwest Side, where Oreos were made for more than...Read more
Of all the Academy Awards contenders this season, the surest sure thing heading into pre-Oscars week is Justin Hurwitz, the 31-year-old composer of "La La Land."
He and lyricists Benj Pasek and Justin Paul have been ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- U.S. corporations that have long resisted bending to the demands of computer hackers who take their networks hostage are increasingly stockpiling bitcoin, the digital currency, so that they can quickly ...Read more
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