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US airstrike in Mosul caused explosion that killed more than 100 Iraqi civilians

(MOSUL, Iraq) — A U.S. military investigation has found that 105 civilians were killed in west Mosul in March after a coalition airstrike caused a secondary explosion that was fatal.

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In deadly climbing season at Everest, crowds add to high risks

(NEW YORK) — As climber fatalities continue to rise at the peak of Mount Everest, experts are questioning if the already high risk of climbing the world's tallest mountain combined with unusually high numbers of climbing permits has made the qu... Read More

Manchester police say eight arrests in bombing investigation are 'significant'

(MANCHESTER, England) — Searches are ongoing as authorities investigate Monday's suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people.

Eight men are in custody in connection with the attack and po... Read More

US Navy ship sails within 12 miles of disputed Chinese manmade island

(WASHINGTON) -- A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed within 12 miles of a disputed Chinese manmade island in the South China Sea on Wednesday, the first such challenge to a Chinese maritime claim to take place under the Trump administration.

Accor... Read More

What to know about NATO as Trump meets alliance leaders in Brussels

(BRUSSELS) -- President Donald Trump will attend a NATO meeting in Brussels on Thursday with heads of state from all 28 members, despite his past criticism of the alliance.

On the campaign trail and as president-elect, Trump repeatedly cal... Read More

Manchester attack victims include 8-year-old girl 'loved by everyone'

(MANCHESTER, England) -- In the wake of a devastating bombing in Manchester that killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert, officials and parents alike were grappling with the news that many of the injured and killed were young adolescent... Read More

Melania Trump visits children's hospital in Rome

(ROME) -- First lady Melania Trump paid a visit to Bambino Gesù children's hospital in Rome on Wednesday, spending her time coloring with patients, snapping selfies, signing bandages and even speaking to them in Italian.

“My v... Read More

US Embassy in Egypt warns of 'potential threat' from terrorist organization

(CAIRO) -- The U.S. Embassy in Cairo issued a security warning about a potential threat posed by a group it referred to as a "terrorist organization."

"The embassy is aware of a potential threat posted on a website by the Hassm group, a kn... Read More

Authorities find bomb-making workshop in Abedi's home, officials say

(NEW YORK) -- Authorities tell ABC News that they found a kind of bomb-making workshop in Salman Abedi’s home and he had apparently stockpiled enough chemicals to make additional bombs.

The hunt is intensifying for what British autho... Read More

Gifts Trump and Pope Francis exchanged, including the pope's letter on the environment

(ROME) — President Donald Trump and Pope Francis exchanged gifts Wednesday following their cordial, private meeting at the Vatican that lasted about 30 minutes.

In standard practice, the pope gave rosaries to the president's visiting... Read More

President Trump talks terrorism with Pope Francis, climate change with the Vatican

(ROME) — President Donald Trump discussed terrorism with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, in a highly anticipated first meeting between the two leaders that went longer than scheduled.

According to Secretary of State Rex Til... Read More