American-Egyptian group says Morsi death sentence political

Decision killing democratic reforms in Egypt, says Egyptian Americans for Democracy and Human Rights WASHINGTON – A U.S.-based Egyptian advocacy group on Tuesday slammed Egypt's judicial system...

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at 74

NEW YORK Muhammad Ali, one of the most influential sports figures in the 20th century, has passed away at the age of 74 in Phoenix,...

US imposes sanctions on Burundi officials

Move follows political fallout after president successfully ran for third term WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Monday authorized the sanctioning of Burundi officials implicated...

UPDATE 2 – Obama leads support for Turkey in wake of Ankara bombs

World leaders stand together with Turkey in condemning terrorism, offering sympathyUPDATES WITH COMMENTS BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE PHILIPPINES’ AUTONOMOUS MUSLIM REGIONANKARA -...

Relatives of Mexico’s missing students march on May Day

Unions, parents of the 43 missing students call for boycott of June midterm elections. Mexico City -- Relatives of 43 students who went missing last...
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U.S. legal action against Fetullah Gulen

WASHINGTON, USA - DECEMBER 09:  Robert Amsterdam, international attorney of the Amsterdam & Partners LLP, holds a news conference to announce new U.S. legal...

Michelle Obama promotes girls’ education in Cambodia

Encourages students to ignore people who tell them they aren't smart enough for college. Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States, has arrived...

5 dead as plane crashes on Mexico highway

Plane was conducting test flight when crash occurred shortly after takeoff. By Nancy Caouette MEXICO CITY – At least five people were killed Tuesday when the...
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US denies claims Turkish train-equip program delayed

Pentagon says start date to train Syrian rebels in Turkey was never announced. WASHINGTON -- The U.S. on Tuesday dismissed claims that a program to train...

US police chief fired in wake of fatal shooting of black teen

Chicago mayor asks for resignation amid protests over video showing murder of Laquan McDonald NEW YORK – The head of Chicago police has been fired...

Obama to remove Cuba from terrorism list

White House says Cuba has 'met the conditions for rescinding its designation as a state sponsor of terrorism.' WASHINGTON  -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday...

US: No evidence of oil smuggling to Turkey

Daesh oil is consumed almost entirely inside areas controlled by and trading with Assad regime, official says WASHINGTON  - The volume of Daesh oil smuggled into Turkey is "extremely low"...

US forces kill Daesh commander Abu Sayyaf in Syria

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter says special forces have killed senior Daesh commander WASHINGTON - U.S. special forces killed a senior Daesh commander during a...

US F-15 warplanes return from Turkey

-Twelve F-15 fighter jets return to Lakenheath base in UK after temporary deployment in Incirlik BERLIN - Twelve U.S. F-15 fighter jets deployed temporarily in Turkey’s...

Five killed, dozens injured as train derails in US

Passenger train carrying 238 passengers and five crew members crashes in Philadelphia. NEW YORK - At least five people have been killed and about 50 others injured Tuesday...

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