Hong Kong police draw guns in latest protest…

Police in Hong Kong have drawn their guns after a small group of protesters attacked officers with sticks and rods

Barcelona police clear beach amid report of explosive device

Authorities in Barcelona say they have evacuated one of the Spanish city's popular beaches after reports of a possible explosive device there

North Korea Launches 2 More Short-Range Missiles…

The missiles were reportedly fired into the sea off of North Korea's east coast.

Extinction bites: countries agree to protect sharks and rays

Countries have agreed to protect more than a dozen shark species at risk of extinction, in a move aimed at conserving some of the ocean's most awe-inspiring creatures who have themselves become prey to commercial fishing

The Latest: France invited Iran after tense G-7…

A top French official says French President Emmanuel Macron made the decision to invite Iran's top diplomat to Biarritz after the dinner among G-7 leaders of the world's major democracies

Wildfires In The Amazon Are Uniquely Difficult To…

There are hundreds of fires burning in the Amazon rainforest, and trying to contain the flames has become an international focus.

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Belgian parade goes ahead despite racism objections

A Belgian street festival featuring a character called "Savage" played by a white person in blackface makeup has gone ahead amid objections from anti-racism activists

Helicopter, small plane crash in Spain's Mallorca; 5 dead

At least 5 people die in a collision between helicopter and light plane on the Spanish island of Mallorca

South Korea To End Intelligence-Sharing Pact With…

The two countries are involved in an increasingly tense trade war.

Johnson acknowledges touch and go prospects for…

After a meeting on the sidelines of the Group of Seven summit in France, President Donald Trump is supporting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's tough approach toward leaving the European Union, even without an exit agreement

Small plane crashes near Alpine pass in Switzerland, 3 dead

A small plane has crashed in the Simplon Pass area in the Swiss Alps, killing three people on board

Russia Seems Unlikely To Reunite With The G-7 Any…

President Trump wants Russia back in the G-7, but the group's other members — and Russia itself — may not be sold on the idea.

North Korea tests new 'super-large' rocket…

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the test-firing of "newly developed super-large multiple rocket launcher"

The Latest: 30 migrants found in truck in North…

Police in North Macedonia say a patrol has discovered 30 migrants in an abandoned truck parked on a local road in the southeast of the country

Brazil's President Lashes Back At France For…

French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted that the fires are "an international crisis."

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2 Israeli drones crash over Beirut, Hezbollah…

Hezbollah says two Israeli drones crashed in the Lebanese capital overnight without the militants firing on them, hours after Israel said it struck Iranian targets in neighboring Syria to foil an imminent attack

Wildfires burning across Greece; 2 arrested for…

Greece's fire service has announced that it has arrested two people in southern Greece suspected of starting fires, one of them, three times

Canada's Consulate In Hong Kong Suspends Travel…

Amid China's efforts to crack down on the Hong Kong protests, Canada's consulate is prohibiting its local staff from traveling outside Hong Kong.

Pope, urging prayers, says Amazon forest vital…

Pope Francis says the Amazon forest is vital for our Earth and is urging prayers that fires there are quickly controlled

Plácido Domingo to perform for first time since…

Plácido Domingo returns to stage at the Salzburg Festival in his first appearance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in a report by the Associated Press

Hong Kong Transit Operator Vows To Crack Down On…

Mass Transit Railway says it will stop train service and close stations if any violence or vandalism occurs.

British airports to introduce 3D screening for carry-on bags

Putting small containers of liquids in plastic bags could soon be a thing of the past for airline passengers in Britain after the government announced plans to introduce 3D screening equipment for carry-on luggage at all major airports

Paris celebrates its liberation from Nazis, 75…

Paris is celebrating the French resistance fighters, American soldiers and others who liberated the City of Light from Nazi occupation exactly 75 years ago

Putin Orders 'Symmetrical Response' To U.S…

Russia is following the U.S.'s lead after it tested a missile that was previously banned under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

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Migrant dies after van plunges into river in Croatia

Police in Croatia say a migrant has died after a van carrying 12 of them plunged into a river near the border with Slovenia

Spain's ex-king Juan Carlos I recovers after…

Doctors at the hospital where Spain's former monarch Juan Carlos I underwent heart surgery say he is making a satisfactory recovery almost 24 hours after the operation

Iran Unveils New Long-Range Missile Defense System

The country displayed the domestically built defense system during an unveiling ceremony Thursday.