Full story - April 20, 2018
President Donald Trump greets Director of the FBI James Comey as Director of the Secret Service Joseph Clancy (L), watches at the White House.
Former FBI Director James Comey in memos recounting conversations with President Donald Trump last year said Trump repeatedly raised concern over salacious allegations in an intelligence dossier, the need for loyalty and ferreting out leakers.
Full story - April 19, 2018
Protesters demonstrate against corruption in Luanda, Angola, April 7, 2018.
Greater transparency in what was one of Africa's most secretive states could help restore investor confidence in the continent's second-largest crude producer.
Full story - April 19, 2018
 A copy of bitcoin standing on PC motherboard is seen in this illustration picture, October 26, 2017
An Icelandic man arrested on suspicion of stealing about 600 computers used to mine the cryptocurrency Bitcoin escaped prison and fled the country on a commercial flight to Sweden.
Full story - April 19, 2018
French President Emmanuel Macron shakes hands with US President Donald Trump in Paris, July 14, 2017.
When French President Emmanuel Macron arrives in Washington on Monday for a three-day state visit, many expect it will be test of the two leader's rapport as Macron tries to sway Trump on key issues from Syria to Iran and trade after a year spent investing a lot of political capital with few returns.
Full story - April 18, 2018
 A woman uses a solar lamp inside the darkened bathroom of her home in Naguabo, Puerto Rico, on January 27, 2018.
Maria, the worst storm to hit the island in 90 years, devastated Puerto Rico's grid. A power line failure Wednesday cut power to the entire island, affecting almost 3.4 million residents.
Full story - April 18, 2018
“No-one is going to move back,” concedes Shuker, 62, who had to escape Iraq in 1971. “However there are many who would be very receptive to visiting their shrines and where there ancestors are buried. The Iraqi Jewish community is the most ardent Jewish community, probably anywhere, that is so attached to its birthplace, because of its history.”
Full story - April 18, 2018
CIA Director Mike Pompeo sits center in the in-between President Donald Trump in the near ground and Jared Kushner in the background.
US Secretary of State nominee and CIA Director Mike Pompeo made a secret visit to North Korea over the Easter weekend and met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to discuss a planned summit with President Donald Trump.
Full story - April 17, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stand at podiums and hold a news conference at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo, Japan on November 6, 2017.
Abe is due to arrive Tuesday at Trump's Mar-a-Lago retreat in Palm Beach, Florida, for two days of talks dominated by North Korea but also expected to cover trade, relations with China and other issues. Both leaders could use a successful summit to give themselves a political boost at home.
Full story - April 17, 2018
Syrian police hold weapons while they ride in the bed of a pickup truck in Doma.
The United States said Russians or Syrians may have tampered with evidence on the ground the site of a suspected poison gas attack.
Full story - April 16, 2018
Supporters of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva display a banner in front of the statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro
Several justices on Brazil's top court have already made clear they want to overturn a landmark 2016 ruling that allowed defendants to be jailed if their graft convictions were upheld on a first appeal — the sole reason that President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and several senior politicians and businessmen are currently behind bars.