Full story - August 01, 2018
Attorney Tom Zehnle gestures with his left arm to his client, former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, in a court room sketch.
The political consulting work that President Donald Trump's onetime campaign chairman Paul Manafort did to earn $60 million in Ukraine is expected to take the spotlight on Wednesday on the second day of his criminal trial.
Full story - July 31, 2018
courtroom sketch of Paul Manafort at trial
Manafort faces charges that he hid tens of millions of dollars earned in Ukraine in offshore accounts and defrauded banks for loans.
Full story - July 31, 2018
chilean bishop in a cathedral amid protests
For decades allegations of sexual abuse by priests swirled through Chilean society, but little was done to address them. The Church was largely left to police itself. But this year that suddenly changed.
Full story - July 31, 2018
A satellite image shows the Sanumdong missile production site in North Korea on July 29, 2018.
US spy satellites have detected renewed activity at the North Korean factory that produced the country’s first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, a senior US official said.
Full story - July 30, 2018
cambodia street scene before elections
Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party said on Monday it had won all 125 parliamentary seats up for grabs in an election that critics said was neither free nor fair.
Full story - July 30, 2018
In this close-up photograph, former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort is seen walking out of the US District Court in Washington DC, dressed in a suit with a blue tie.
Paul Manafort on Tuesday will become the first of President Donald Trump's former aides to go on trial, accused of bank and tax fraud by federal investigators probing Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.
Full story - July 29, 2018
A damaged house
The quake, which rocked the island early in the morning when many people were still asleep, injured 162 people and damaged thousands of houses.
Full story - July 28, 2018
A blackened landscape
A monster wildfire in northern California killed two firefighters and has left at least nine people missing. Hundreds of structures have been destroyed.
Full story - July 28, 2018
Cardinal Archbishop Emeritus Theodore McCarrick waves
Theodore McCarrick, the former archbishop of Washington, DC, and one of the US Catholic Church's most prominent figures, resigned as cardinal after "credible" allegation he abused a teenage boy and other allegations that he forced adult seminarians to sleep with him.
Full story - July 27, 2018
"To date we have identified about 250 massacre sites in colonial Australia and we estimate there will be about 500 when the project is finished," lead researcher Lyndall Ryan told Reuters.