Clues about Meghan Markle's possible wedding dress designer

(LONDON) -- Designer Roland Mouret now appears to be the favorite to design Meghan Markle's wedding gown for her May nuptials with Prince Harry.

Mouret, a native of France who now calls London home, has remained tight-lipped about whether ... Read More

Novichok agents: All about the chemical weapon used in ex-Russian spy's poisoning

(NEW YORK) -- Speaking today, the United Kingdom's Prime Minister Theresa May identified the poison used in an attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter as a type of “military grade” nerve agent developed by Russia known as "Novicho... Read More

More than 600 reptiles found as animal trafficking group dismantled: Europol

(NEW YORK) --  Authorities broke up a Spanish criminal group trafficking rare animals after more than 600 reptiles were found, the European Union law enforcement agency Europol said today.

Nine people were arrested and seven others we... Read More

British prime minister: 'Highly likely' Russia behind spy poisoning

(LONDON) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May told members of the Parliament today that it was "highly likely" Russia was responsible for poisoning Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in England earlier this month.

She said Skr... Read More

Meghan Markle makes public appearance with Queen Elizabeth on Commonwealth Day

(LONDON) -- Meghan Markle joined her most important event yet on her road to becoming a member of Britain's royal family.

Markle, 36, Monday joined her fiance, Prince Harry, and other royal family members in accompanying Queen Elizabeth at... Read More

Putin says he gave order to shoot down jet he feared targeted Sochi Olympics in 2014, then retracted it

(MOSCOW) -- Russia’s president Vladimir Putin in a new documentary film said he gave an order to shoot down a passenger airliner in 2014 that was feared to be hijacked and headed toward the opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics. The ord... Read More

UK prime minister chairs national security meeting on poisoned former spy

(LONDON) -- Political pressure is mounting on U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May to take firm action against the perpetrators of the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter in Salisbury, England.

May is chairing a National... Read More

Jet at Kathmandu airport catches fire after landing

(KATHMANDU, Nepal) -- A passenger jet attempting to land at Kathmandu International Airport in Nepal skidded off a runway, crashed and burst into flames, an airport official told ABC News.

Of an estimated 67 passengers on board, only 17 ha... Read More

Russian spy case draws comparisons to other targeted poisonings

(LONDON) -- As British authorities work to establish who was behind the poisoning of a former Russian double agent with a nerve agent last week, suspicion has quickly fallen on Russia.

Britain’s government has said it is too early to... Read More

Senior center offers long-term temporary housing, hope seven years after Fukushima nuclear crisis

(OKUMA, Japan) -- Seven years after the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, a vulnerable community that was forced to evacuate is still feeling the effects of long-term displacement.

When the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant released radio... Read More

American scientists rescued from icebound Antarctic island

(BUENOS AIRES, Argentina) -- A group of American scientists were rescued from an island off Antarctica’s coast after ice prevented a U.S. Antarctic Program research vessel from reaching them.

The four U.S. scientists and a support st... Read More

White House: North Korea has to make good on 'promises' before meeting with Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- A White House spokesperson said Sunday that North Korea must uphold three “promises” for the meeting between its leader and President Donald Trump to actually take place.

White House deputy press secretary Raj S... Read More

Trump can't approach Kim Jong Un meeting 'like a reality show': Former Obama aide

(WASHINGTON) -- The former deputy national security adviser to President Barack Obama said Sunday that he has spoken to his former boss about the potential meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, and Obama is rooti... Read More

Video captures the moments just before a Russian spy collapsed from poisoning

(SALISBURY, England) -- New surveillance video captures the moment before a former Russian spy and his daughter collapsed after they were poisoned.

A man and woman, believed to be Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, are seen in the... Read More