Full story - May 04, 2018
People gather in Stortorget square in Stockholm showing support for former Academy member and Permanent Secretary Sara Danius who stepped down last week.
The Swedish Academy which decides the Nobel Prize for Literature said on Friday it would not make the award this year because of a sexual misconduct scandal that has caused turmoil in its ranks and led to a string of board members stepping down.
Full story - May 03, 2018
"We will continue to work together to prevent the looting of antiquities and ensure that those who would attempt to profit from this crime are held accountable," said ICE Acting Director Thomas Homan.
Full story - May 03, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House.
President Donald Trump has all but decided to withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear accord by May 12 but exactly how he will do so remains unclear, two White House officials and a source familiar with the administration's internal debate said on Wednesday.
Full story - May 02, 2018
US army soldiers ride in a boat topped with an American flag while taking part in a US-South Korea joint river-crossing exercise near the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas in Yeoncheon, South Korea, on April 8, 2016.
Seoul wants the troops to stay because US forces in South Korea play the role of a mediator in military confrontations between neighboring superpowers like China and Japan, a presidential official said.
Full story - May 02, 2018
fifa trophy
It could lead to criticism that FIFA is over-complicating international soccer and devaluing its flagship World Cup.
Full story - May 02, 2018
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is seen in profile as he walk out of a briefing the US House Intelligence Committee.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller, in a meeting with US President Donald Trump's lawyers in March, raised the possibility of issuing a subpoena for Trump if he declines to talk to investigators in the Russia probe, a former lawyer for the president said on Tuesday.
Full story - May 01, 2018
Members of a caravan of migrants from Central America line up to receive food near the San Ysidro checkpoint as the first fellow migrants entered US territory to seek asylum on Monday, in Tijuana, Mexico, April 30, 2018.
Bundled in blankets and donated clothes to ward off the cold, the mood among the men, women and children camped in a square by the border crossing was muted. At night some had prayed, while others, trying in vain to sleep in the biting wind, worried about what was to come next.
Full story - May 01, 2018
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands at a podium speaking during a news conference in Tel Aviv.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he has evidence of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons program that could step up pressure on the United States to pull out of a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran.
Full story - April 30, 2018
Afghan security forces are seen at the site of a second blast inKabul, Afghanistan April 30, 2018.
The attacks, a week after 60 people were killed as they waited at a voter registration center in the city, underlined mounting insecurity despite repeated government pledges to tighten defenses.
Full story - April 30, 2018
Soldiers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are seen running toward the camera with one carrying the Sryian flag.
The Syrian army unleashed a massive bombardment against one rebel enclave on Monday and prepared for the withdrawal of insurgents from another as President Bashar al-Assad pushes to crush the rebels' last besieged strongholds.