Defense to present testimony in Navy SEAL murder…

Defense lawyers will go on the offensive in the murder trial of a Navy SEAL accused of killing a wounded young Islamic State prisoner in Iraq

US military says 2 service personnel killed in Afghanistan

The U.S. military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan

Protesters urge discussion of Hong Kong issues at…

Protesters In Hong Kong opposed to contentious extradition legislation are calling on leaders of the U.S., the EU and others to raise the issue with Chinese President Xi Jinping at this week's G-20 summit in Japan

Australian media demands press freedom law reforms

Australia's three largest media organizations have joined forces to demand press freedom law reforms that would prevent journalists from risking prison for doing their job

Tribe's push to build casino spurs Carolinas…

Two of the Carolinas' most prominent American Indian tribes are battling over geography and lucrative gambling turf

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Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford…

Police say a shooting at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area has killed two people in what may be a workplace confrontation

California to require background checks for ammo…

Coming soon: California to require criminal background checks for every ammunition purchase; state officials expect 13.2 million checks per year

Graves of 30 US servicemen found on Pacific WWII…

A nonprofit organization that searches for the remains of U.S. servicemen lost in past conflicts has found what officials believe are the graves of more than 30 Marines and sailors killed in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II

1 police officer, 3 militants killed in shooting in Pakistan

Pakistan's police say three suspected "terrorists" have stormed a police station in the southwestern town of Loralai, triggering a shootout that killed a policeman and the assailants

In Oregon, stark rural-urban divide fuels climate…

The stark divide in Oregon between the state's liberal, urban population centers and its conservative and economically depressed rural areas makes it fertile ground for the partisan crisis currently unfolding there

Hong Kong court throws out ex-leader's misconduct conviction

A Hong Kong court has thrown out former chief executive Donald Tsang's conviction for misconduct relating to a property deal while in office

Left-wing Democrat claims victory in close Queens DA race

A closely watched election fight between left-wing and moderate Democrats in New York City is tantalizingly close, deep into the vote count

UN report: Women too often suffer violence in families

The U.N. women's agency says in a new report families around the world can be loving and supporting but too often are the place for discrimination and violence against women _ and home is one of the most dangerous places for a woman

Zingers, breakouts and burns: What to watch in…

Zingers, breakouts and burns: What to watch in the 2020 Democratic presidential debates

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2020 Democrats converge in Miami for 1st night of…

2020 Democrats converge in Miami for 1st night of debates

Time running short, showdown looms over border…

A congressional showdown is looming over a border aid package to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border

Mueller to testify publicly before House…

Democrats say former special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly before the House Judiciary and intelligence committees

North Korea says it won't surrender to US-led…

North Korea says it won't surrender to U.S.-led sanctions and accuses Washington of trying to "bring us to our knees"

A grim border drowning underlines peril facing…

A grim photograph of a drowned father and his 23-month-old daughter lying face down in shallow water of the Rio Grande provides a searing reminder of the dangers confronting many migrants trying to reach the United States

US military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan

US military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan

The Latest: Caban claims victory in Queens DA race

Public defender Tiffany Caban claimed victory in the too-close-to-count Democratic primary for Queens District Attorney

Asian shares mostly lower as investors look to…

Asian shares are mostly lower as investors awaited developments on the trade friction between the U.S. and China at the Group of 20 meeting of major economies in Japan later in the week

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American who helped Islamic State asks for leniency

An American woman who helped in online recruitment of Islamic State fighters is seeking leniency in her New York terrorism case over the objections of prosecutors who say she's still a threat

Trump endorses North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis

President Donald Trump has endorsed North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis, handing a significant political asset to the first-term Republican senator seeking re-election next year in the closely divided state

Motor vehicle head resigns over fatal crash that…

The head of the Massachusetts motor vehicle division has resigned after her agency failed to terminate the commercial driving license of a man whose collision with a group of motorcyclists on a rural New Hampshire road left seven bikers dead