Who is the Saudi crown prince who has been arresting cousins and consolidating power?

(WASHINGTON) -- Never has any leader in Saudi Arabia had so much power since Ibn Saud founded the country in 1932.

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, 32, has grabbed, consolidated and inherited much of the power over the kingdom, still offi... Read More

Signals from missing Argentine sub give hope for rescue effort

(SAN DIEGO) -- Seven signal pings believed to be from the submarine ARA San Juan, which has been missing since Wednesday when communications broke down, are giving Argentine officials hope that the crew can still be saved.

Argentine Defens... Read More

US Marine allegedly in crash that kills Japanese driver in Okinawa

(OKINAWA, Japan) -- A U.S. Marine who police said had a blood-alcohol content three times the legal level was allegedly involved in an accident on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa that left a 61-year-old Japanese man dead.

The unide... Read More

New photo released to mark 70th wedding anniversary of Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip

(LONDON) -- Buckingham Palace has released a new photograph to celebrate Queen Elizabeth's 70th wedding anniversary to Prince Philip on November 20.

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip were photographed by Matt Hollyoak in the White Drawing Room... Read More

Thousands march in Zimbabwe against President Robert Mugabe

(HARARE, Zimbabwe) -- Thousands of Zimbabweans marched through the capital on Saturday demanding that President Robert Mugabe step down, days after the military placed the longtime ruler under house arrest.

Euphoric crowds gathered near th... Read More

US warship collides with Japanese tug boat, latest mishap for the Navy's 7th Fleet

(TOKYO) -- A U.S. warship collided with a Japanese commercial tug boat in Japan's Sagami Bay on Saturday, marking the fifth time this year that a ship in the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet in the Pacific has been involved in a crash.

The Japanese t... Read More

Argentine Navy loses communication with submarine carrying crew of 44

(BUENOS AIRES) -- The Argentine Navy confirmed Friday that it has lost communication with one of its submarines.

According to the Navy, the submarine's last-known position in the area of operations was near the San Jorge Gulf, about 240 na... Read More

Yemen 'one of the most dangerous places on earth' for children: UN

(NEW YORK) -- The Saudi-led coalition’s blockade of Yemen has “choked off” urgently needed humanitarian aid, threatening the lives of millions of vulnerable families and children, U.N. leaders
warned on Thursday.

Ev... Read More

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe appears in public 1st time since apparent military coup

(HARARE, Zimbabwe) -- Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe showed no signs of loosening his iron grip on power Friday as he appeared in public for the first time since the military apparently took control this week.

Clad in blue and yellow a... Read More

Does hunting elephants help conserve the species?

(HARARE, Zimbabwe) -- The Trump administration had planned to start accepting permits Friday for hunters to bring trophies from elephants hunted in Zimbabwe and Zambia into the United States, saying that new information shows that the practice of tro... Read More

Secretary of Defense Mattis: 'Opportunity for talks' if North Korea stops testing, developing and exporting nuclear weapons

(WASHINGTON) -- There could be an "opportunity for talks" between the United States and North Korea, Secretary of Defense James Mattis said Thursday, if North Korea halts its nuclear tests, development and exports.

Speaking to reporters du... Read More

Australian police seize $186 million worth of cocaine on yacht

(NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia) -- More than 1,500 pounds of cocaine, worth an estimated $186 million, were seized from a yacht in the state of New South Wales, Australian police said.

Three men were also arrested in Australia as part of a mu... Read More

More French women are reporting incidents of sexual misconduct

(PARIS) -- The fallout from the Harvey Weinstein scandal has been reverberating far beyond the United States’ borders, and in France, where male chauvinism is ingrained in the culture, the allegations of sexual misconduct have inspired women he... Read More

Prince William releases first-ever online code of conduct to combat cyberbullying

(LONDON) -- Prince William announced recommendations Thursday for combating cyberbullying after convening a task force of leading tech companies to look at the issue.

The online code of conduct, called "Stop, Speak, Support," is the first ... Read More