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Iraqi military: 3 rockets strike close to Baghdad airport

BAGHDAD (AP) — At least three rockets hit near Baghdad international airport late Thursday, the Iraqi military said. A total of eight missiles were fired and three landed near the a...

2 Chinese military turboprops enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese military planes entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Wednesday (April 21), marking the 18th such intrusion this month. One Peopl...

Mexican Army: explosive drone attacks in at least 3 states

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s defense secretary said Wednesday that drug cartels have attacked police or soldiers with explosive-laden drones in at least three states. Defense Secreta...

Meituan raises $10 bln for self-driving cars, drone delivery

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese food delivery giant Meituan raised nearly $10 billion in a sale of convertible bonds and additional shares and plans to invest those funds in developing and expanding delivery...

9 Chinese military planes intrude into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nine Chinese military planes entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Tuesday (April 20), marking the 17th intrusion this month. Five People&rsq...

Iran, Saudis hold talks in Baghdad, few expect quick results

BAGHDAD (AP) — A first round of direct talks between regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran signaled a possible de-escalation following years of animosity that often spilled into neighboring countries ...

Rockets hit Iraqi air base, 2 security forces wounded

BAGHDAD (AP) — Multiple rockets hit an Iraqi airbase just north of the capital Baghdad Sunday, wounding two Iraqi security forces, Iraq's news agency said. It said at least two rock...

Gaetz friend was lightning rod for controversy in Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It all started with a hunch by a central Florida prep school teacher about who had launched a politically motivated smear campaign against him, falsely alleging he was racist and ...

2 Chinese fighter jets enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese military planes entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Thursday afternoon (April 15), marking the 12th intrusion this month. Two P...

UN warns COVID-19 is `roaring back' as Yemen faces famine

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Thursday that the world’s largest humanitarian crisis in Yemen is getting even worse with the COVID-19 pandemic “roaring back” in recent weeks ...

Local media: Explosion rocks east Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) — A powerful explosion rocked east Baghdad on Thursday, local media said, one day after a rare drone struck a northern Iraqi airport. The explosion was heard in Ba...

Rocket attack on base in northern Iraq kills Turkish soldier

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A rocket attack targeting a Turkish military base in northern Iraq killed one soldier and wounded a child in a nearby village, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said. T...

Drone targets U.S. troops in northern Iraq, no casualties

A drone attack targeted U.S.-led coalition forces near a northern Iraqi airport Wednesday, the Kurdish region's Interior Ministry and coalition officials said. The ministry said the...

5 Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Five Chinese military planes entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Tuesday (April 13), marking the 11th intrusion this month. Four People&rsq...

25 Chinese military aircraft intrude into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over two dozen Chinese military planes flew into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Monday (April 12), marking the 10th intrusion this month. In t...