Full story - June 01, 2018
Spain's new prime minister, Pedro Sanchez, smiles.
Socialist party head Sánchez becomes Spain's seventh prime minister since its return to democracy in the late 1970s following the dictatorship of Francisco Franco.
Full story - May 31, 2018
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told reporters on a telephone briefing that a 25 percent tariff on steel imports and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports from the EU, Canada and Mexico would go into effect at midnight.
Full story - May 31, 2018
Nicarguan youth sit behind a barricated with homemade mortars as they fight the government.
The next presidential election is scheduled for 2021. But business groups and the Organization of American States want to push that date up as a response to increasing violence and civil unrest.
Full story - May 30, 2018
Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko and state security service chief Vasily Gritsak
Arkady Babchenko didn't even tell his wife about the scheme.
Full story - May 30, 2018
In an unexpected change in tone, the United States said on Tuesday that it still held the threat of imposing tariffs on $50 billion of imports from China unless it addressed the issue of theft of American intellectual property.
Full story - May 29, 2018
Kim Yong Chol, vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party Central Committee
Kim Yong Chol, vice chairman of the ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee and formerly head of a top North Korean military intelligence agency, will meet with Mike Pompeo later this week, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said.
Full story - May 29, 2018
A woman walks through Center City in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, clutching a hot Starbucks beverage
Analysts say Starbucks can ill afford the bad publicity at a time of growing competition in a coffee industry that has seen a number of rivals bought out or merged.
Full story - May 28, 2018
Emmanuel Macron, left, meets with Mamoudou Gassama
Video shows Mamoudou Gassama, 22, risking his life on Sunday as he climbed up the balconies to rescue the 4-year-old who is clinging to a railing.
Full story - May 28, 2018
Former senior International Monetary Fund (IMF) official Carlo Cottarelli
The decision to appoint Carlo Cottarelli to form a stopgap administration sets the stage for elections that are likely to be fought over Italy's role in the European Union and the eurozone.
Full story - May 28, 2018
A volcanic fissure erupts near Nohea Street in Leilani Estates
The well covered by the volcanic eruption is considered "potentially explosive" — but so far, no signs of problems.