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Who is who at the NATO summit?

(BRUSSELS) -- When the North Atlantic Treaty Organization meets on Wednesday in Brussels, many world leaders will be engaging in a diplomatic dance with President Donald Trump. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) leaders meet in Brussels for a two-day summit on Wednesday amidst a terse environment that threatens to further…... Read More

Navy SEALs who rescued Thai soccer team from cave almost didn't make it out, military officials say

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- Thai Navy SEALs who were clearing the flooded cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach were rescued, barely made it out after the main pump that had been siphoning water out of the cave failed, military officials who were directly involved in the operation told…... Read More

Thai cave where dramatic rescue of 12 boys and coach unfolded may become tourist attraction: Official

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- It may be the most famous cave in the world and could soon become Thailand's biggest tourist attraction.The underground maze where the dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach unfolded might be made into a sightseeing destination, Thai officials said Tuesday."In this crisis situation,…... Read More

One dead, several injured after plane crashes in South Africa

(PRETORIA, South Africa) -- One person is dead, several others are in critical condition after a charter plane crashed in Pretoria, South Africa.One person died at the scene and the several injuries range from minor to critical, according to Russel Meiring, a spokesperson for emergency service ER24.At least twenty passengers…... Read More

Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan arrive in Ireland for 1st official foreign trip

(DUBLIN) -- Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan arrived in Dublin Tuesday on their first foreign trip as a married couple.The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who wed in May, will spend two days in Ireland.Meghan gave a nod to their host country upon arrival, wearing a green dress by Givenchy,…... Read More

All 12 boys and coach successfully rescued from Thailand cave

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- The final four boys and their soccer coach were successfully removed from a flooded cave in Thailand on Tuesday, capping a herculean international rescue effort that appeared bleak just days ago.The rescued was completed Tuesday morning, according to the Thai Navy SEALs.Officials confirmed they had restarted…... Read More

American tourist killed by stray bullet in Mexico City

(MEXICO CITY) -- An American tourist was accidentally shot and killed during a drive-by shooting while exiting a taco restaurant in an upscale neighborhood in Mexico City on Monday.The woman was apparently struck by a stray bullet, according to the Mexico City Attorney General's Office. According to the AG, she…... Read More

Classmates of boys trapped in cave pray for complete success of rescue mission

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- For the first time in more than two weeks, the worried faces of students at the Maesaiprasitsart School in Thailand have been replaced with smiles as an international rescue mission has begun to extract 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave.Eighth-grade teacher Manusanit…... Read More

In face of security concerns, recent attacks, Pompeo claims progress in Afghanistan

(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan Monday to see what progress has been made nearly one year after President Trump announced his new "South Asia strategy."While he touted successes and said the strategy "is indeed working," much of the evidence points to the…... Read More

Boris Johnson resigns as UK foreign secretary over Brexit policy

(LONDON) -- Boris Johnson has stepped down as Britain's foreign secretary over concerns with Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy. He resigned just hours after Brexit Secretary David Davis quit. The prime minister named Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt as Johnson's replacement. Last week, May and her cabinet held talks at…... Read More

Iranian women dance in public to protest the arrest of a teen Instagram star

(TEHRAN) -- Women across Iran have rallied in support of a teenage girl who was arrested after posting videos of herself dancing without the required headscarf and dress code.Many have taken videos of themselves dancing in public spaces, which is forbidden under Iranian law, and posted them online.Gymnast Maedeh Hojabri,…... Read More

Parents of boys rescued from cave and now at Thai hospital are told, 'no hugging' yet

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- The eight boys rescued from a jungle cave in Thailand where they were trapped for more than two weeks are still out of reach from their relieved parents.The boys brought out of the cave Sunday and Monday are being treated in a hospital in Chiang Rai,…... Read More

Royal family announce Prince Louis' godparents

(LONDON) -- Prince William and Princess Kate have announced the godparents for today’s christening of Prince Louis at the Chapel Royal at St. James's Palace.The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will be joined by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Charles and Camilla,…... Read More

Eight boys rescued from Thailand cave

(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- Dive teams in Thailand rescued four more boys from a flooded jungle cave Monday and were confident they will also be able to save the remaining four boys and their adult soccer coach still trapped in the cavern.Chiang Rai provincial Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn was optimistic as…... Read More