'End in sight' in campaign to retake Raqqa from ISIS, says top diplomat

(NEW YORK) -- It began on the 73rd anniversary of D-Day -- the U.S.-led Allied invasion of Normandy, France during World War II -- and now, less than four months later in ISIS's self-declared capital,... Read More

Tillerson: If North Korea uses H-bomb, Trump to make ultimate decision on US response

(NEW YORK) -- If North Korea follows through on its latest threat of setting off a nuclear explosion over the Pacific Ocean, it will ultimately be up to President Trump whether the United States will respond with military action, Secretary of State R... Read More

Trump tweets angry response after being called 'deranged' and 'dotard' by Kim Jong Un

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump responded early Friday after North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un said the United States would "pay dearly" for new sanctions on his country and called Trump a "dotard."

Trump called the leader a "madman... Read More

Kim Jong Un says Trump will 'pay dearly' for UN speech

(PYONGYANG) -- North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un said President Donald Trump will "pay dearly" for his address to the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week.

In the statement released Thursday, Kim also said North Korea is consid... Read More

Search and rescue work continues across Mexico City in wake of massive earthquake

(MEXICO CITY) -- Rescuers continue to frantically dig through the rubble of a collapsed school in Mexico City two days after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck, killing hundreds.

Officials offered conflicting information on how many died an... Read More

Trump: Hurricane Maria 'obliterated' Puerto Rico, but recovery to start soon with 'great gusto'

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- At least 15 people have died in the Caribbean island of Dominica and many homes are destroyed beyond repair after Hurricane Maria devastated the country this week, Dominica's prime minister said Thursday.

In an e... Read More

Trump claims Chinese banks won't do business with North Korea

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump claimed Thursday that China has ordered its banks to stop doing business with North Korea -- the rogue regime's principal trading partner.

"I'm very proud to tell you that, as you may have just heard ... Read More

Trump announces 'new sanctions' planned against North Korea

(NEW YORK) -- President Trump is expected to announce new sanctions against North Korea on Thursday during his meeting with South Korea's president at the United Nations.

“We will be putting more sanctions on North Korea,” Pres... Read More

More than 230 dead in Mexico quake as rescue teams try to free trapped children

(MEXICO CITY) -- At least 230 people, including 21 schoolchildren, are dead after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday afternoon, hitting on the 32nd anniversary of the biggest quake to strike the country's capital.

Yest... Read More

What's next for Angela Merkel and her party

(BERLIN)  -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel appears poised to coast to victory once again in Sunday’s national elections.

Her Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union parties have maintained double-digit leads over the... Read More

Young children pulled from rubble of collapsed Mexico City school

(MEXICO CITY) -- Students of the Mexico City school that collapsed after a powerful earthquake hit Tuesday afternoon were seen being pulled out of the rubble in dramatic video posted to social media.

When first responders and bystanders no... Read More