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Chinese Nobel laureate's widow makes first appearance since funeral

The widow of Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo has appeared for the first time since her husband's funeral in an online video in which...

US Judge rejects bid by Polanski's 1977 rape victim to end case

A Los Angeles judge on Friday rejected a request by the woman who was raped by director Roman Polanski 40 years ago to have the criminal case against...

Trump makes no decision on Afghanistan strategy

HAGERSTOWN, Md./WASHINGTON: U.S. President Donald Trump reviewed an array of options for a strategy on Afghanistan with his top national security...

The fall of Steve Bannon is a win for the globalists. But will it last?

The loss of Trump’s chief strategist is a triumph for Jared Kushner and the White House ‘New York’ faction. But that doesn’t mean the end of...

Synthetic opioid crisis in US serves as warning for the world, says UN

Fentanyl, which is 50-100 times more potent than morphine, was recently tied to the deaths of 60 people in the UK – and a growing number of deaths in...

Summer rumblings could herald a stormy fall for US stocks

The Trump-fed rally in stocks, lately showing signs of faltering as the long Wall Street summer nears its end, faces a key test in the weeks ahead...

How to watch the once-in-a-lifetime eclipse without burning your eyes out

Not in the path of totality? The internet has you covered. The U.S. has gone eclipse mad. Tens of thousands of people are expected to flood to the...

Venezuela's constituent assembly assumes power to legislate

Venezuela's new legislative superbody on Friday gave itself the power to pass laws, superseding the opposition-led congress and fuelling...

Tillerson condemns racism, calls for national reconciliation

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued a forceful condemnation of "bigotry in all its forms" on Friday and called for national...

'Unraveling our national fabric': Romney condemns Trump after Charlottesville

Republicans’ 2012 presidential nominee writes on Facebook that Trump’s comments ‘caused racists to rejoice’ and ‘minorities to weep’Mitt Romney, the...

Speculation mounts that Steve Bannon is out at White House

Source says White House is trying to get ex-Breitbart editor to quit, a fall from grace for adviser once viewed as unofficially running Trump...

US dollar stores stand their ground in escalating retail price war

U.S. dollar stores have not become collateral damage, as feared, in a price war among big retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Kroger Co ,...

Chinese state media revel in Donald Trump's Charlottesville woes

Presidency proving propaganda boon to party outlets that have spent decades trying to depict US as place of conflict and chaosDonald Trump swept to...

Chicken Soup for the Soul turns cold on debut

REUTERS - Shares of the popular 1990's self-help book publisher, Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment Inc fell as much as 14 percent in debut...

Footwear retailers trampled as price war sparks concerns

Shares of sporting goods retailers were pummeled in early trading on Friday as dismal quarterly results from Hibbett and Foot Locker heightened...