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Chinese jets come within several hundred feet of US plane over South China Sea

(NEW YORK) — Two Chinese J-10 fighter jets came within several hundred feet of a U.S. Navy P-3 Orion over the South China Sea on Thursday local time, U.S. officials said.

The fighters... Read More

Attack on bus carrying Christians in Egypt

(NEW YORK) — A bus carrying an unknown number of Coptic Christians in Egypt was attacked by gunmen in Egypt on Friday.

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.

Last month, ISIS claimed responsibility for... Read More

What to know about the Trump administration and the Paris climate agreement

(NEW YORK) — President Trump is in Italy for the G7 summit with uncertainty over the U.S.'s commitment to the Paris accord. During his campaign, Trump said he would “cancel” the Paris agreement but has yet to take action since enter... Read More

How Trump's Middle East trip may have alienated a key counterterror ally

(NEW YORK) — President Trump said Thursday that his first trip overseas has given him “renewed hope that nations of many faiths can unite to defeat terrorism, a common threat to all of humanity.” But his time in the Middle East may ... Read More

Manchester police arrest another man in connection with concert terror attack

(MANCHESTER, England) -- Police in England arrested a man Friday morning in connection to Monday's terror attack at an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead, Greater Manchester Police announced.

"This morning (Friday 26 May 2017) ... Read More

Trump and Macron cap first meeting with lengthy handshake

(WASHINGTON) -- For over five seconds, the presidents of two of the world's most powerful countries gripped and shook each other's hands with an amount of force uncommon for the ritual -- an action some are interpreting to be symbolic of their buddin... Read More

Hugs, tears and applause when proud British Muslim meets Manchester mayor

(MANCHESTER, England) -- Hashim Norat stood at the back of the crowd. Tears stained his cheeks from beneath his sunglasses. He and his wife had taken a 90-minute detour from their 25th wedding anniversary to stop today at St. Anne’s Square in M... Read More

US airstrike in Mosul caused explosion that killed more than 100 Iraqi civilians

(MOSUL, Iraq) — A U.S. military investigation has found that 105 civilians were killed in west Mosul in March after a coalition airstrike caused a secondary explosion that was fatal.

Investigators said they believe that ISIS delibera... Read More

Manchester mayor on seeing US media leak: 'I felt sick to the pit of my stomach'

(MANCHESTER, England) -- After information and photos from the scene of the bombing at the Manchester Arena were leaked by U.S. media, the mayor of the city called them arrogant and disrespectful.

"I felt sick to the pit of my stomach," Ma... Read More

Trump blasts NATO allies for not paying fair share

(BRUSSELS) — Standing before NATO allies in Brussels, President Trump offered a strong rebuke of members who are not meeting defense spending obligations — saying it's "not fair" to American taxpayers.

“I have been very, ... Read More

Queen Elizabeth II visits victims of Manchester Arena attack in hospital

(MANCHESTER, England) -- Queen Elizabeth II visited a children’s hospital Thursday in Manchester, England and met with young survivors of the deadly blast that killed 22 people after an Ariana Grande concert.

The queen, wearing an or... Read More