Israel installs security cameras at Jerusalem holy site
Israel has installed security cameras near the entrance to one of the holiest sites in Jerusalem as tensions between Israelis and Palestinians edge higher following a violent week.
Christian man prays with Jerusalem Muslims as religious tensions flare
Nidal Aboud stood out as one among many. As the men around him bowed, he made the sign of the cross. As they chanted their prayers, he read the Bible to himself. And as they said "Allahu Akbar" -- God is greatest -- he stood silently and respectfully.
3 Israelis killed in stabbing; 3 Palestinians killed in clashes
Three Israelis were killed Friday in a stabbing attack in a West Bank settlement, Israeli authorities said. The attack followed clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces in Jerusalem's Old City, in which three Palestinians were also killed, according to Palestinian officials.
Jerusalem -- an urgent issue for Trump administration
Recent terror at the Temple Mount, or Haram al-Sharif, in the Old City of Jerusalem painfully demonstrates why the status quo between Israelis and Palestinians is so fraught, but also why it's so difficult to change and to move toward a sustainable peace.
Violent clashes rock Jerusalem's Old City
Three Israelis were killed Friday in a stabbing attack in a West Bank settlement, Israeli authorities said. The attack followed clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces in Jerusalem's Old City, in which three Palestinians were also killed, according to Palestinian officials. CNN's Ian Lee reports.
City is a tinderbox, and US is building a drone base nearby
China's ambitious naval plan comes to Europe
One of China's most-advanced warships is leading a small flotilla to the Baltic Sea, where it will engage in exercises with the Russian Navy.
Marines facing 'discouraging' challenges in Afghanistan
The plume of smoke and dust rose over the runway, high above the now-deserted but once costly and vital control towers.
Is Temple Mount Crisis Spilling Over Into Jordan?
A shooting at the Israeli Embassy in Amman Sunday has prompted concerns that the Temple Mount crisis in Jerusalem might exacerbate Israeli-Jordanian tensions.
Princes William, Harry Remember Their Final Call With Diana
The brevity of the 1997 call haunts the British princes to this day. Their mother, Princess Diana, would die in a car crash that night.
Staff Treating British Baby Charlie Gard Got Death Threats
"In recent weeks the GOSH community has been subjected to a shocking and disgraceful tide of hostility and disturbance," said the hospital's chairman.
Hunt for 'Unkempt' Swiss Chainsaw Attacker After 5 Hurt
A chainsaw wielding attacker entered an office building, injuring multiple people, local police said.
The Legal Battle Behind the Trump Tower Meeting
When the Trumps and the Russians talk about "adoption," this is the bitter fight they're talking about.
Polish President to Veto Reforms That Triggered Protests
Poland's President Andrzej Duda will veto two of three reform bills that had triggered protests and raised U.S. concerns about a politicization of the courts.
Trump?s Putin meeting showed his naiveté, Trump-Putin?s meeting was overhyped, Why Donald Trump Jr.?s handling of Russian lawyer meeting makes things worse, Has China lost its grip on Hong Kong youth?, After Mosul, Islamic State remains a threat
?The meeting between US president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit ... confirmed the expected naivete of the American president. ?I did not know whether to laugh or cry when Trump and Putin announced they wanted to set up a cyber security unit, so that election-tampering cybercrimes were ?under control?. ?After so much hype ..., the meeting between U.S. President Donald J. Trump and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin ... [at the G20 summit in Hamburg] turned out to be much ado about nothing...,? writes Thérčse Margolis.
Readers write: Mealtime memories, prisoner empathy, violence and children
Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? Thank you for your June 12 cover story, ?The story of prisoner 5770102414.? Being a published writer, activist, and advocate against the mistreatment of prisoners, I could only empathize with Prontip Mankong. As the mother of a 5-year-old, I want to thank you for the June 19 OneWeek article ?In facing terror, a little humor helps.? I am deeply troubled that President Trump advocates fear of ?others? and that his proposed budget asks Congress to prioritize aggression over diplomacy.
A disrupter at UN: Can new chief shake up bureaucracy to speed progress?
António Guterres, who took over as United Nations secretary-general early this year, acknowledges that the world community has made encouraging progress in improving people?s lives over recent decades. Just two examples: Malaysia reduced poverty levels from about half the population in 1970 to under 10 percent in 2000, allowing the country to focus on eradicating poverty by 2030. Recommended: What do you know about the United Nations?
Why there's a growing rift in GOP over law and order
Should the government be able to take your money, car, or home without charging you with a crime? For Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a ?careful? plan to expand the program amounts to a common-sense approach to support law enforcement and weaken criminal enterprises amid an uptick in violent crime. Democrats and civil libertarians have been up in arms about such seizures for years, saying the war-on-drugs-era tactic creates absurd incentives that have in many cases resulted in ?policing for profit,? as the nonprofit Institute for Justice found in a 2015 report.
US-Russia probe: Trump son-in-law Kushner denies collusion
Jared Kushner says he had "no improper contacts", as he prepares for a grilling in the Senate.
Poland's President Duda vetoes judicial reforms after protests
Poland's president rejects a controversial law to replace Supreme Court judges with political nominees.
Microsoft signals end of Paint program
Paint has been part of the Windows operating system since its release in 1985.
Switzerland chainsaw attack: Five hurt in Schaffhausen
Parts of the town of Schaffhausen are sealed off as police search for the suspect.
China rising political star facing corruption probe
Sun Zhengcai, seen as a contender for China's top job, is being investigated, authorities say.
French philosopher Dufourmantelle drowns rescuing children
The French philosopher, who wrote a book called Praise of Risk, dies trying to save two children.
Why is Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe so unpopular?
As Japan's PM faces accusations of personal favouritism, his approval ratings have plummeted.
Turkey's Cumhuriyet journalists in terrorism trial
If found guilty, the 17 writers and managers could be jailed for decades.
Israel and Jordan in diplomatic standoff after embassy deaths
Jordan wants to question embassy guard who Israel says killed an attacker but has immunity.
South African child 'virtually cured' of HIV
The nine-year-old has no active HIV in the body after catching the infection at birth.
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Trump open to signing Russia sanctions legislation: official
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump was open to signing legislation toughening sanctions on Russia after Senate and House leaders reached agreement on a bill late last week.
Chainsaw attacker wounds five in Swiss town, police launch manhunt
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland (Reuters) - A man armed with a chainsaw wounded at least five people, two of them seriously, on Monday in a small Swiss town that was then put into lockdown as police hunted for the suspect.
Taliban suicide car bomber kills dozens in Afghan capital
KABUL (Reuters) - A Taliban suicide attacker detonated a car bomb in the western part of Kabul on Monday, killing up to 35 people and wounding more than 40, government officials said, in one of the worst attacks in the Afghan capital in recent weeks.
Suicide bomber in Pakistan's Lahore kills 25, many of them police
LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed at least 25 people, many of them police, in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Monday, officials said, an attack which shattered a period of relative calm in Pakistan's second-largest city.
Venezuela crisis enters pivotal week, Maduro foes protest
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's opposition planned to plaster election centers with banners and rally in honor of dead protesters on Monday in a final week-long push to force President Nicolas Maduro into aborting a controversial congress.