North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile that landed in Japan's maritime economic zone, officials said, the latest in a string of test launches as the North seeks to build nuclear-tipped ICBMs that can reach the U.S. mainland
President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving Russia
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged European Union nations to stick together in the face of emerging policy divisions with the U.S., Britain's decision to leave the bloc and other challenges
Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he was considering banning laptops on all international flights to and from the United States, an expansion of the policy his department implemented several months ago
Defense Secretary James Mattis said U.S. forces have entered a more aggressive phase in the fight against the Islamic State. Mattis said the U.S. military has now shifted its strategy from attrition to "annihilation"
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's mother was killed and his father was injured in a boating accident in California. The deadly accident occurred at Pine Flat Lake in Fresno after his parents' boat hit a rock. Kalanick's mother, Bonnie, was 71
Just hours after President Trump touched down in the United States from a nine-day trip abroad, he returned to Twitter to decry the news media and push back against reports about his administration
Philippine forces now control most of Marawi, the southern city where ISIS-linked militants launched a bloody siege nearly a week ago, authorities said. The crisis has raised fears that extremism is growing as smaller militant groups unify and align themselves with ISIS
British Airways said many of its IT systems were back up and running, but some travelers may face cancellations and delays for a third day after a global computer failure grounded hundreds of flights. The glitch threw the plans of thousands of travelers into disarray
Authorities in Mississippi say a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a series of shootings at three separate homes in rural Lincoln County, including a sheriff's deputy. The dead included two boys
Studio estimates say the fifth installment of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise commandeered $62.2 million in its first three days in theaters. The movie is projected to take in $76.6 million over the four-day holiday weekend.
Indianapolis 500 pole-sitter Scott Dixon was knocked out of the annual race after a destructive and terrifying crash. "Just a little beaten up there. It was definitely a rough ride," Dixon said