Vice President Mike Pence told a gathering of world leaders Saturday that the U.S. would “hold Russia accountable” for aggression in Ukraine, seeking to reassure European allies that President Trump wasn’t soft on Russia.
Two of U.S. President Donald Trump’s sons arrived in the United Arab Emirates for an invitation-only ceremony Saturday to formally open the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai.
Legislation proposed in the House on Thursday would require federal immigration officials to inspect the social media accounts of visa applicants attempting to enter the United States.
A recent interview with a member of the Islamic State group in Iraq detailed a culture that considers mass rape “normal” and necessary for young men.
French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is facing new troubles, with an investigation into her European Parliament assistants and scathing new criticism from the U.N. human rights commissioner.
South Korea was taken by surprise Friday with the arrest of the scion of the country’s richest family and de-facto leader at Samsung over his alleged involvement in a massive corruption scandal that engulfed the president and riveted the nation.
President Trump’s pick for U.S. ambassador to Israel apologized for disparaging statements he’s made about Palestinians, liberal American Jews and others during a tense confirmation hearing Thursday, as the administration sent out new mixed signals on its approach to Mideast peace.
Pakistani forces killed and arrested dozens of suspects in sweeping raids as the death toll from a massive suicide bombing by the Islamic State group that targeted a famed Sufi shrine the day before rose to 88 on Friday.
A Spanish court has found Princess Cristina not guilty in a tax fraud case, while her husband was convicted and sentenced to more than six years in prison.
Chancellor Angela Merkel told lawmakers she stands by her 2013 complaint that “spying among friends” is unacceptable as she testified Thursday to a committee examining alleged U.S. surveillance in Germany, as well as questionable activities by German intelligence - which she said she heard about only much later.