President Donald Trump warned Tuesday that the United States is ready to “totally destroy” North Korea and vowed to confront Iran’s “murderous regime” over its weapons program.
UN human rights investigators on Tuesday said they needed “full and unfettered” access to Myanmar to probe a grave and ongoing crisis, but the government renewed its rejection of the investigation.
Big screens broadcast Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech on the Rohingya crisis nationwide as she tried to mollify the world without riling Myanmar’s army or challenging longstanding prejudices — but few could understand her clipped English.
The Caribbean island of Dominica, battered by Hurricane Maria Tuesday, was also struck by severe storms in 2015 and 1979.
Brazil’s leader on Tuesday warned that there were “no alternatives to democracy” in Venezuela as he voiced solidarity with the people of the crisis-consumed nation.
British Prime Minister Theresa May will hold a special cabinet meeting on the eve of her Brexit speech, a spokesman said Tuesday, as she seeks to bring her ministers in line behind her EU strategy.
President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen said Tuesday he had no ties to Russian interference in the 2016 election and saw “not a hint” that Trump himself was involved.
Neighbours of the teenage chief suspect in the London Underground train bombing voiced their shock Monday as their quiet suburb was teeming with police operating behind a temporary metal security wall.
Pop star Lady Gaga has called off the entire European leg of her world tour because of “severe physical pain”, her promoters said Monday.
A new chief prosecutor took over Monday in Brazil to oversee an avalanche of corruption investigations, including against President Michel Temer, and promised that no one would be “above the law.”
British adventurer Mark Beaumont is set Monday to better the fictional exploits of Phileas Fogg — by going around the world in under 80 days on a bicycle.