US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed a range of security issues during separate meetings in Sochi, including the situations in Iran and Venezuela, and have agreed to take concrete steps on arms control while expressing hope for improving the bilateral relationship.
A series of tweets by Donald Trump playing up the chances of a trade deal with China provided a much-needed boost to Asian equities Wednesday but investors trod cautiously as analysts warned of more v ... Read more
Investigators were on Tuesday pursuing leads that five mysterious deaths, including three by crossbow bolts, may have been a murder-suicide pact among Germans with a reported passion for medieval folk ... Read more
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) will meet with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer Wednesday afternoon as the White House faces increasing bipartisan criticism over its aggressive trade ... Read more
Melbourne taxi driver Hawa Add, 69, has been banned from driving cabs twice due to her long list of offences and complaints, including being abusive, ignoring red lights and driving dangerously. Read more
Firefighter Captain John Nanninga in Texas took in 11-month-old Duran when his mother, Corterra Payton, feared she'd have to spend the night in her car after being turned away from a shelter. Read more
Debbie Slade was one of the nation's first dozen female commercial pilots when she was hired by Qantas in 1989 in her early 20s. Her entrance test asked her whether she 'preferred tall women'. Read more
Illinois' capital-city newspaper, a 188-year-old institution tied intimately to Abraham Lincoln, is without a news chief after its editor resigned in hopes of sparing more layoffs, according to a staf ... Read more