With a wide smile for mom, Britain's Prince George turns 6

Kensington Palace has released three new photographs of Prince George for the young royal's 6th birthday

China lashes out at Hong Kong protest targeting…

China has harshly criticized a demonstration in which eggs were thrown at its office in Hong Kong and messages spray-painted on the walls

Israel Begins Demolition Of Palestinian…

Palestinians say the demolition is "a serious escalation" against the Palestinian people.

India launches moon mission a week after it was…

India launched an unmanned spacecraft to the far side of the moon on Monday a week after aborting the mission due to a technical problem

UK: Europe-led mission will protect vital…

Britain says it's planning to develop and deploy a Europe-led 'maritime protection mission' to protect shipping in the vital Strait of Hormuz in light of Iran's seizure or a British-flagged tanker in the vital waterway

Iran Says It Arrested 17 Citizens Accused Of…

According to several reports, an Iranian intelligence official made the announcement during a news conference in Tehran Monday.

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British Airways pilots vote to strike in pay…

British Airways pilots have voted overwhelmingly to take industrial action amid a long-running dispute over pay

Pope urges concrete measures to protect Syrian…

Pope Francis has sent Syrian President Basher al-Assad a letter expressing his "profound concern" for the humanitarian situation in Syria and in particular the plight of civilians in Idlib

New Zealand Announces Second Round Of Gun Control…

Those law changes would include establishing a national firearms register and requiring gun owners to renew their licenses every five years.

Voting for new UK prime minister ends amid Brexit…

Voting has closed close in the race to become Britain's next prime minister

Firefighters battle wildfire in Portugal, 32…

More than 1,000 firefighters are battling a major wildfire amid scorching temperatures in Portugal, where forest blazes wreak destruction every summer

Dozens Injured After Mob Attacks Hong Kong…

Videos captured at the scene show men wearing white shirts hitting commuters with batons both on the train platform and inside some train cars.

Kenya's finance minister arrested, to be charged with fraud

Kenya's finance minister has been arrested on charges of fraud and corruption over contracts for the construction of two dams in western Kenya, a top police official said Monday

The Plane Prepped for Takeoff. Then, a Man From the Bushes

"Fear and panic" is how Africanews describes the mood in the cabin of an Azman Air flight in Nigeria on Friday, though the odd happening ended with no one getting hurt. CNN reports the incident took place in the domestic section of Murtala Muhammed International airport in the nation's capital...

Audio Released Of British Officers Trying To Stop…

The radio exchange was released by maritime security risk firm Dryad Global.

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Syrian activists say airstrikes kill 27 in…

Syrian opposition activists say an airstrike on a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria has killed at least 27 people

Ukrainian leader's party on track to win…

The party of Ukraine's president was on track Monday to win an absolute majority in parliament, a first in the country's modern history that would hand President Volodymyr Zelenskiy a clear mandate for change

Netanyahu Becomes Longest-Serving Israeli Prime…

But Netanyahu faces a new election in September.

Arrival of 'Triads' Doesn't Bode Well in Hong Kong

Unrest in Hong Kong reached a disturbing new level over the weekend, with a mob of men clad in white shirts brutally attacking pro-democracy demonstrators in black shirts at a subway station. Police didn't intervene in the beatings, which followed a major protest in Hong Kong. Meanwhile, China sent signals...

Pair of Polish ministers condemn violence against…

Some Polish government officials condemned violence by some opponents of an eastern city's first LGBT rights march while other members of Poland's right-wing ruling party were alleged Monday to have participated in anti-gay actions

Iran Says Tanker Used Wrong Lane To Enter Strait…

Other countries are hoping to de-escalate the situation.

Fire forces cancellations of high-speed trains in…

A suspected arson fire has thrown Italy's high-speed rail system into chaos, forcing the cancellation of dozens of train runs and frustrating vacationers and commuters along the heavily-traveled Milan-Naples corridor

Kosovo prime minister formally hands in…

Kosovo's prime minister has formally handed in his resignation after being summoned for questioning by a Hague-based court investigating crimes against ethnic Serbs during and after the country's 1998-99 war

Brazil's President Claims Rain Forest…

The space agency — which monitors deforestation via satellite — said its accuracy rate is over 95 percent.

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Israeli crews demolish Palestinian homes in east…

Israeli work crews begin demolitions of dozens of Palestinian homes in east Jerusalem

AP Explains: Spain tries to avoid countdown to…

AP Explains: Spain's prime minister faces uncertain votes in parliament as he tries to form a new Socialist-led government

U.S. Is Sending Troops, Equipment To Saudi Arabia

Defense officials told CNN the Pentagon will deploy the troops to the Prince Sultan Air Base.