'I'll be praying for you:' Americans assess Trump's 100 days

They are young and old: a high school student who can't yet vote, a Vietnam vet who did so proudly. They hail from all corners of the United States and very different walks of life: a "downhome boy" f...

N.Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea recently detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, in the latest case of an American being held in the country. The Swedish Embassy in Pyongyan...

American posing as arms dealer defrauds 3 Taiwanese women

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American man has been detained by police for allegedly defrauding at least three Taiwanese women who he met on an online dating site while posing as a weapons dealer, report...

4 foreigners among missing in deadly Colombia floods

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Three European citizens and an Ecuadorean are still unaccounted for following a deadly flood in southern Colombia that has killed at least 306. Colombia's for...

Q&A: What is 'unmasking' and why would Obama adviser do it?

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's national security adviser Susan Rice is in the center of a political storm this week, drawn in by new revelations about her handling of intelligence reports ...

Pulisic becomes heartbeat of US team at age 18

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Christian Pulisic gallops elegantly past defenders like a gazelle, with the enthusiasm of youth and a sense of positioning that belies his inexperience. At ag...

US senator honored for work in former East Timor island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jack Reed has received the highest honor that a foreigner can be given from the country formerly known as East Timor. The Order of Timor was present...

Q&A on 'unmasking' and leaking classified information

WASHINGTON (AP) — After FBI Director James Comey publicly has acknowledged the existence of an ongoing counterintelligence investigation into potential links between the Trump campaign and the Russian...

Q&A on 'unmasking' and leaking classified information

WASHINGTON (AP) — After FBI Director James Comey publicly acknowledged Monday the existence of an ongoing counterintelligence investigation into potential links between the Trump campaign and the Russ...

Taiwanese woman detained at Malaysia airport over damaged passport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese woman was detained at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) for 35 hours because her passport had been damaged, reports said Wednesday. ...

As Brexit nears, a look at how 5 people are coping

LONDON (AP) — Brexit. It's coming, but no one knows what form it will take. Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to fire the starting pistols within days, leading to at least two years of complex ne...

Despite poaching, South Africa plans for rhino horn trade

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's government is moving ahead with plans to allow a domestic trade and limited export of rhino horns, alarming many international conservationists who believe rhinos wi...

In Dutch election, immigration fears drive populist vote

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — That Duindorp has no immigrant community to speak of is part of its charm for Willem van Vliet, who runs the "Willem and Toet" fish bar in the neighborhood's small parade...

Pulisic scores 1st Champions League goal, lifting Dortmund

Christian Pulisic reached yet another milestone, scoring his first Champions League goal to help Borussia Dortmund reach the quarterfinals. The 18-year-old midfielder from Hershey, P...

Ex cop links Philippine leader to killings in Senate inquiry

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A retired Philippine officer on Monday linked President Rodrigo Duterte, when he was a mayor, and his men to nearly 200 killings, including of foreign drug suspects, that th...