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John Kerry criticized for saying Trump has 'the insecurity of a teenage girl'

John Kerry criticized for saying Trump has 'the insecurity of a teenage girl'

Amy B Wang General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news September 16 at 2:15 PM Former U.S. secretary of state John F. Kerry is being criticized for comparing President Trump to a teenage girl during an appearance on HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher.” Kerry visited the late-night talk show Friday to promote his […]

Four dead, nine injured after 'mariachi' gunmen attack Mexico City tourist spot

Four dead, nine injured after 'mariachi' gunmen attack Mexico City tourist spot

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE MEXICO CITY — Three men dressed as mariachi musicians were being sought Saturday by authorities after gunmen with rifles and pistols killed four people and injured at least nine in a downtown tourist plaza. After […]

Manohar Parrikar heads for AIIMS Delhi

Manohar Parrikar heads for AIIMS Delhi

Ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday headed to the national capital via a special chartered flight for further treatment and examination at the All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS). Parrikar, who is suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer, also held meetings with Speaker Pramod Sawant and Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo amid talks of […]

North and South Korea open first liaison office ahead of summit between Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in

North and South Korea open first liaison office ahead of summit between Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in

Thomas Maresca, Special to USA TODAY Published 8:27 a.m. ET Sept. 14, 2018 | Updated 8:29 a.m. ET Sept. 14, 2018 South Korean unification minister Cho Myoung-gyun (left), walks ith North Korea’s chief delegate and Committee for Peaceful Reunification chairman Ri Son-gwon during an opening ceremony for Inter-Korean liaison office in Kaesong, North Korea, 14 […]

Suu Kyi defence of jailing of Reuters journalists 'unbelievable' – Haley

Suu Kyi defence of jailing of Reuters journalists 'unbelievable' – Haley

HANOI/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Thursday the jailing of two Reuters journalists had nothing to do with freedom of expression and they can appeal against their seven-year sentences, prompting a sharp rebuke from the United States. Suu Kyi, in her first public comment on the case since the […]

Pussy Riot member hospitalized after possible poisoning in Russia

Pussy Riot member hospitalized after possible poisoning in Russia

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Pussy Riot member hospitalized after possible poisoning in Russia Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot, has been hospitalized in Moscow in a case of potential poisoning. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been […]

Pakistan ex-premier released on parole for wife's funeral

Pakistan ex-premier released on parole for wife's funeral

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A provincial government in Pakistan has released former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son in-law on parole after Sharif’s wife died at a hospital in London. Mushahidullah Khan, a spokesman for Sharif’s Pakistan Muslim League party, said Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Mohammad Safdar were temporarily released from a prison in […]

Russia kicks off massive war games, hosts Putin-Xi meeting

Russia kicks off massive war games, hosts Putin-Xi meeting

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Unlikely weapon: petanque balls help disarm Paris attacker

Unlikely weapon: petanque balls help disarm Paris attacker

Police secures the site of a knife attack in Paris, Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. A several people were injured in a knife attack in central Paris late Sunday but police said that terrorism was not suspected. (Thibault Camus/Associated Press) By Thomas Adamson | AP September 10 at 1:39 PM PARIS — They only went out to play […]

7 wounded including 2 British tourists in Paris knife attack: sources

7 wounded including 2 British tourists in Paris knife attack: sources

Seven people including two British tourists were wounded Sunday in Paris after they were attacked by a man armed with a knife and an iron bar, according to police and other sources. A source close to the inquiry said the suspect has been arrested and is believed to be an Afghan national. “Nothing at this […]