President Trump says ISIS 'falling fast' ahead of meeting at Pentagon

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump told reporters at the Pentagon on Thursday that "ISIS is falling fast."

As he and Vice President Mike Pence arrived at the Pentagon for an update on t... Read More

For many gay men in conservative Chechnya, living in fear for their lives is commonplace

(NEW YORK) -- They call themselves survivors. Two Chechen men who agreed to share their story say they have been forced into hiding and their lives are in danger simply because they are gay.

They say they are so afraid, even with a place i... Read More

Charity groups unite to tackle hunger and famine in the Horn of Africa

(NEW YORK) -- Eight U.S.-based international relief groups have joined forces to desperately urge the public to donate to a new relief fund aimed at addressing looming famine and hunger in South Sudan, Yemen, Somalia and neighboring nations.
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Terror attacks decline worldwide for second consecutive year, State Department says

(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. State Department released its 2016 report on the global threat of terrorism Wednesday, showing that the number of terrorist attacks, as well as deaths caused by those attacks, decreased from 2015.

According to the ... Read More

Russian lawyer 'happy' to testify before Senate on Donald Trump Jr. meeting

(MOSCOW) -- The Russian lawyer who met with U.S. President Donald Trump's eldest son last year said she would be willing to testify before the U.S. Senate about the meeting.

In an on-camera interview with Russian state-funded network RT Tu... Read More

Prince William, Duchess Kate and children arrive in Berlin

(BERLIN) -- Prince William, Duchess Kate and their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, arrived in Berlin Wednesday on the second leg of their five-day tour of Poland and Germany.

Princess Charlotte, 2, wearing a blue floral smo... Read More

Sunrise vigil held for Australian woman fatally shot by Minnesota officer

(SYDNEY) -- Family and friends of the Australian woman who was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer last week gathered Wednesday in her native Australia for a sunrise vigil.

Nearly 300 people gathered at Sydney's Freshwater Beach t... Read More

Afghan girls robotics team wins silver, meets Ivanka Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- The six Afghan girls who were twice denied U.S. visas before President Donald Trump intervened at the last minute, won a silver medal for "courageous achievement" Tuesday at the robotics competition they traveled thousands of miles to... Read More

Navy charges sailor who hid on ship for a week with abandoning watch, dereliction of duty

(WASHINGTON) -- The missing sailor from the USS Shiloh who triggered a massive man overboard search in the Philippine Sea, but was later found alive on board the ship, has been charged with abandoning watch and dereliction of duty, a U.S. Navy spokes... Read More

Princess Charlotte steps out in Prince Harry's red shoes from 1986

(LONDON) -- Princess Kate may be the queen of recycling her old outfits, but she's also paying homage to royal tradition by dressing her children in hand-me-downs from their father, Prince William, and now their uncle, Prince Harry.

On Mon... Read More

A look at the Russian compounds nestled in New York suburb and small Maryland town

(NEW YORK) -- In a property on Long Island's Gold Coast sits one of several posh homes hidden from eyes of passers-by.

Hundreds of miles away, in Centreville, Maryland, is a 45-acre bucolic retreat, complete with a 33-room house that has a... Read More