Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2018. There are 101 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 21,...

A Kim Jong Un visit to Seoul? It would be surreal challenge

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The spectacle and surprise on display at the three inter-Korean summits this year have been, at times, intense. The fourth one could be surreal — if it happens. ...

Police on guard for poison at UN meeting; no specific threat

NEW YORK (AP) — Police seeking to secure the United Nations General Assembly are on guard for would-be assassins like the two men accused of poisoning a former Russian spy in England. ...

Canada declares Myanmar treatment of Rohingya to be genocide

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada's Parliament has unanimously adopted a motion declaring crimes committed against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar to be genocide. The motion Thursday also en...

US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons. U.S. government officials say China's Equipment Developme...

The Latest: US identifies remains of 2 Korean War soldiers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on developments about the remains of American servicemen who were killed during the Korean War (all times local): 2:45 p.m. President D...

Colombian rebels attack mining company, kill 3

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's military says a holdout rebel faction has attacked a mining camp run by Toronto-based Continental Gold Inc. and killed three of its workers. The at...

Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says a spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because funding for a border wall with Mexico that Trump has promised is not included....

The Latest: UN official: Great potential for Idlib fighting

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria related developments (all times local): 6:05 p.m. A top U.N. humanitarian aid official for Syria says he sees "great potential for...

Nicki Minaj struts into Fendi; Max Mara rewrites classics

MILAN (AP) — Milan designers were letting go of streetwear and turning back to the basics of elegant design on the second day of Milan Fashion Week. That is not to say there is nothi...

African defense expo reflects South African budget cuts

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — U.S. military aircraft and Russian sniper rifles are on display at a defense fair in South Africa, whose military is increasingly stretched because of budget cuts. ...

Moon to carry private message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A beaming South Korean President Moon Jae-in returned home from a whirlwind three-day summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Thursday saying that Kim wants the ...

South Korean President Moon lands at military airport near Seoul after North Korea trip, expected to brief media later

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon lands at military airport near Seoul after North Korea trip, expected to brief media later .

Places Moon has visited are glimpses into North Korea itself

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A sacred volcano at the heart of North Korea's founding mythology. The ruling party's headquarters, said to be a potential target of South Korean and U.S. military attacks. A...

Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers

Foreign government hackers continue to target the personal email accounts of U.S. senators and their aides — and the Senate's security office has refused to defend them, a lawmaker says. ...