US Navy prepares to defend allies amid heightened tensions with North Korea

(SEOUL, South Korea) -- Off the coast of the Korean Peninsula, U.S. and South Korean Navy ships prepared for an event they hope will never happen: a North Korean land and air attack against the south.... Read More

Four injured, one arrested in stabbing at Munich train station

(MUNICH) -- One person has been arrested in connection with the stabbing of four people in a train station in Munich, Germany, police said.

The unidentified suspect attempted to stab six people Saturday morning at the Rosenheimer Platz tra... Read More

Firm behind Trump-Russia dossier fights Republican demand to open its books

(WASHINGTON) -- A powerful Republican is trying to force the identity of the person who first financed the infamous dossier of alleged links between Russians and the Donald Trump campaign into public view.

House Intelligence Chairman Devin... Read More

Confusion sparks Pentagon investigation of Niger ambush that left four U.S. soldiers dead

(NEW YORK) -- Confusion over what happened during an ambush of U.S. Special Forces in Niger earlier this month apparently sparked a full Pentagon probe of the incident announced Thursday, which some officials say could have had even worse casualties ... Read More

Afghan soldiers in US for training are going AWOL

(WASHINGTON) -- Facing a tense security situation at home and few apparent repercussions in the U.S., dozens of Afghan soldiers and security personnel who came to the U.S. for training have gone AWOL -- and the number is increasing, according to the ... Read More

Drone footage captures apocalyptic aftermath of ISIS in Raqqa

(NEW YORK) -- Though victory has been declared in the battle against ISIS in the Syrian city of Raqqa, drone footage and photos show a city decimated by a months-long siege and years of civil war.

Syrian Democratic Forces celebrated their ... Read More

US-backed Syrian force declares victory over ISIS in its former 'capital,' Raqqa

(NEW YORK) -- U.S.-backed Syrian forces declared victory over ISIS in the terror group's former de facto capital of Raqqa.

“We proudly announce today from the heart of the city of Raqqa the victory of our forces in the major battle t... Read More

Drone footage captures aftermath of ISIS in Raqqa

(NEW YORK) -- Though victory has been declared in the battle against ISIS in the Syrian city of Raqqa, drone footage and photos show a city decimated by a months-long siege and years of civil war.

Syrian Democratic Forces celebrated their... Read More

Pilots grounded amid investigation into 'fly-around maneuver' in Germany, airline says

(DUSSELDORF, Germany) -- The pilots who were flying the Air Berlin plane that buzzed a control tower in Dusseldorf, Germany, have been suspended, according to the airline.

Air Berlin said the pilots, who have not been identified, were "not... Read More

Spain prepares to suspend Catalonia's autonomy amid independence disagreement

(MADRID) -- Catalonia's leader Carles Puigdemont has missed the deadline to offer a final answer on whether the region is declaring independence. Now, Spain is deciding whether it will enact a rule that would allow it to directly control the currentl... Read More

Meet ‘Russia’s Paris Hilton,’ who plans to take on Vladimir Putin

(MOSCOW) -- Ksenia Sobchak, a liberal TV journalist and the daughter of a political mentor to Russian president Vladimir Putin, has announced she will run against him in the country’s presidential elections next spring. The move has changed a r... Read More