Uganda's opposition pop star says he doesn't feel safe

Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine says he is concerned about his safety four days after returning home from the United States

The Latest: Trump says Kavanaugh allegations…

President Donald Trump is pledging his support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying the sexual misconduct allegations against his choice are "totally political."

Trump says he hasn't decided whether to fire Rosenstein

President Donald Trump has not decided whether to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein for reportedly questioning the president's fitness to serve

The Latest: France tries to salvage Libya…

Top Western and Arab diplomats are discussing Libya's latest violence as France tries to salvage a plan for long-awaited Libyan elections in December

Italy tightens eligibility for migrant protection

Italy's government is making it harder for migrants to be approved for humanitarian protection

The Latest: AP source says Rosenstein expecting…

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expecting to be fired Monday at the White House, after critical comments about Trump

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Trump no statehood for Puerto Rico with critics…

President Donald Trump says he's an "absolute no" on statehood for Puerto Rico while critics, including San Juan's mayor, are in office

Cosby lawyers argue over Pennsylvania's sex…

Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing began with a debate over a state law that could allow the 81-year-old comedian to be branded a "sexually violent predator" _ a scarlet letter that would make him subject to community notification of his whereabouts

The Latest: Slovenia detains more than 100…

Police in Slovenia say they have caught more than 100 migrants trying to enter the European Union country illegally last weekend

Stand-ins to decide who sits on West Virginia…

A group of judicial stand-ins representing West Virginia's Supreme Court was hearing challenges Monday to the appointments of Republican politicians to replace two departed justices

Former co-worker: Wisconsin shooting suspect…

A former co-worker says a gunman who opened fire at a Wisconsin software company was quiet and never smiled

Brexit backers advocate alternative economic plan

Brexit advocates unveiled Monday a new economic plan for Britain's exit from the European Union as official figures emerged showing the country's increasingly deteriorating trade in goods relationship with the bloc.

Pope praises Latvians for keeping faith during…

Pope Francis praised Latvians on Monday for persevering through the horrors of Soviet and Nazi occupation, persecution and exile and urged them to keep their Christian faith alive as future generations confront new oppressions today

CIA director: Agency keenly focused on nation…

Recently confirmed CIA Director Gina Haspel says one of her top priorities is to invest more heavily in collecting intelligence against nation state adversaries as well as Islamic extremists

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Trump Backs Nominee; Conway Sees 'Left-Wing…

As Brett Kavanaugh fends off the allegations of a second accuser , he has the unequivocal support of a key backer—President Trump. "I am with him all the way," Trump said Monday as he entered the UN headquarters in New York, reports the Washington Post . Trump also dismissed the accusations...

Mandela statue unveiled at UN: 'a reminder' and…

A statue of Nelson Mandela has been unveiled at the United Nations to honor the 100th anniversary of the late South African leader's birth

Wails, vows of revenge at Iran funeral after…

Mourning their dead, Iranians hold funerals for victims of attack on military parade in Ahvaz

Another 'Incendiary' Book on Trump Hits Shelves

Another book on the Trump presidency is coming out, and it won't be received well at the White House. In fact, it "promises to be incendiary," writes Jane Mayer at the New Yorker . The title should explain why: Cyberwar: How Russian Hackers and Trolls Helped Elect a President—What We...

Maldives' president concedes loss to opposition…

Maldives strongman President Yameen Abdul Gayoom has conceded he lost Sunday's election to his challenger, longtime lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, in a speech broadcast live on television

French boat rescues injured Indian sailor from…

Indian authorities say a French ship has rescued an Indian sailor who was injured in the remote southern Indian Ocean during a round-the-world solo yacht race

Tanzania investigates ferry disaster which killed…

Tanzania's government has launched an inquest into the cause of the ferry disaster, in which 225 people died when a boat capsized in Lake Victoria last week

EU takes Poland to its top court over judicial…

The European Union has decided to take Poland to the bloc's top court over disagreements on the overhaul of the Polish judicial system and also as the European Court of Justice to suspend a recent law on the Supreme court

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Moldovan court suspends president in political…

Moldova's Constitutional Court temporarily strips the country's pro-Moscow president of his duties for his refusal to endorse new ministers in a political standoff

World stocks fall on reports China-US trade talks…

Global stock markets are down after China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the U.S. on resolving their dispute over trade and technology.