Secretary of State John Kerry has warned Russia that the U.S. would cease talks with Moscow on Syria and end joint-military coordination unless Russia and Syrian forces stop bombing the city of Aleppo, the sternest message yet since a ceasefire fell apart
Congress overrode a veto issued by President Obama, clearing the way for families of 9/11 victims to file a lawsuit against the Saudi Arabian government. During a presidential town hall hosted by CNN on Wednesday, Obama called the override a "mistake"
The details of who paid for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's helicopter trip while visiting the president of Mexico remain shrouded in mystery, raising concerns in both countries
Painkillers are effective at numbing everything from the inflammation that comes with infection to headaches and the achy joints of arthritis. But recent studies have exposed some serious side effects, including increased risk of heart events
Philippine President says he is giving notice to his country's long-standing ally, that joint exercises of Filipino and American troops next week will be the last as he is charting a foreign policy not dependent on the U.S.
The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill to keep the government running through Dec. 9 and provide $1.1 billion in long-delayed funding to battle the Zika virus. The vote came after leaders broke through a stalemate over aid to help Flint address its water crisis
At least 32 people were reported missing after hillsides collapsed onto villages in southeastern China following a typhoon. The landslides were triggered by torrential rain brought by Typhoon Megi, which has already killed several people
The U.N. Security Council came under sharp criticism for its failure to implement a resolution aimed at protecting medical facilities and staff in conflict zones from Syria to Yemen and Afghanistan. Two hospitals in Aleppo were bombed Wednesday
The President was asked how he felt about NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem during a CNN town hall with members of the military. Obama urged both sides of the debate to consider how the other may feel
Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders promoted a plan for debt-free college at a campaign event in Durham, New Hampshire, marking the second joint appearance on the campaign trail for the two former Democratic primary opponents
A teenager fatally shot his father before opening fire at a South Carolina elementary school, injuring three people police said. The teen suspect, who is male, is in custody. Two male students and one female teacher were injured
OPEC nations reached a preliminary agreement to curb oil production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago, immediately pushing up oil prices. The deal will limit OPEC output to 32.5 million barrels per day