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Cease-fire between Palestinians, Israel takes effect in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants took effect late Sunday in a bid to end nearly three days of violence that killed dozens of Palestinians and disrupte...

Map shows paths of Chinese missiles fired around Taiwan on Day 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the first day of live-fire drills imposed on Taiwan by China, missiles landed in five of six zones around Taiwan, with a Vietnamese reporter creating a map showing the ...

Georgia county files suit to force land sale for spaceport

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia county has filed a lawsuit seeking to force a company to sell land on which the county has long planned to build a launchpad for commercial rockets. Co...

Russian missiles hit Ukraine port; Kyiv says it is still preparing grain exports

(Adds U.S. congressional delegation met Zelenskiy) * Two missiles hit area of grain pumping station, Ukraine says * Ukraine continues to prepare for grain exports, minister says * Moscow, Kyi...

Taiwan successfully test launches domestically-made hybrid rocket

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Sunday (July 10) praised the successful launch of Taiwan's first indigenously designed double-stage autonomous sounding rocket as a sig...

Taiwan to launch indigenously made rocket Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The test launch of Taiwan’s first indigenously designed double-stage autonomous sounding rocket will take place Saturday morning (July 9) in Pingtung County after a ...

Iran state TV announces rocket launch as nuclear talks to resume

Tehran, Iran (AP) — Iran state TV announces rocket launch as nuclear talks to resume.

Iran says rocket launch coming after photos show preparation

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran acknowledged Wednesday it plans two tests for its new solid-fueled rocket after satellite photos showed preparations at a desert launch pad previously used in t...

Satellite images suggest Iran preparing for rocket launch

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran appeared to be readying for a space launch Tuesday as satellite images showed a rocket on a rural desert launch pad, just as tensions remain high over Tehran's ...

Live updates | More hurt as shelling continues near Kharkiv

KYIV, Ukraine — At least two civilians have been hospitalized following Russian shelling on the outskirts of Ukraine’s second largest city, according to regional emergency services. ...

NASA to launch 3 rockets from private Australian space port

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — NASA will launch a research rocket from remote northern Australia this month in the agency’s first blast off from a commercial space port outside the United States. ...

Live updates | Zelenskyy: Attack on Desna leaves 87 dead

KYIV, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says last week’s attack on the town of Desna resulted in 87 deaths. Besides Russia’s bombing strike at a movie theater in Mar...

Adverse weather delays rocket test launch in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology and Hsinchu-based Advanced Rocket Research Center (ARRC) have postponed a rocket test that had been planned for Tuesday (...

Today in History: April 30, George Washington's oath

Today in History Today is Saturday, April 30, the 120th day of 2022. There are 245 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 3...

North Korea tests new weapon bolstering nuclear capability

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has test-fired a new type of tactical guided weapon designed to boost its nuclear fighting capability, state media reported Sunday, a day before its chief rivals ...