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7 Major Foreign Policy Challenges Facing President Donald Trump
Five of the most vexing foreign policy challenges facing Trump in January.
01/23/2017 02:08:12pm
Hawaii's Lanai Island Dark After Windstorm Knocks out Power
The entire Hawaiian island of Lanai remains without electrical service after strong winds snapped or damaged utility poles over the weekend
01/23/2017 11:42:04pm
China's Birthrate Rises After One-Child Policy Loosened
The number of births in China has risen nearly 8 percent in the year after the government loosened its unpopular one-child policy
01/23/2017 11:42:01pm
Gambia's New President, Still in Senegal, Names Female VP
Gambia's new vice president will be a female leader of the opposition coalition that helped bring new President Adama Barrow to power
01/23/2017 11:18:45pm
Mexico Leader Lays out Points for Talks With Trump
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says his government is prepared to negotiate with U.S. President Donald Trump if Mexico's national sovereignty is respected
01/23/2017 10:44:08pm
Alaska Strip Club Owner Gets Probation in Waste Dumping Case
An Alaska man convicted of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor from a floating strip club he was operating has been spared serving any prison time
01/23/2017 10:39:14pm
China, Philippines to Roll out $3.7B in Cooperation Projects
State media cite a senior Chinese official as saying China and the Philippines have agreed on $3.7 billion worth of projects to boost cooperation
01/23/2017 10:15:45pm
Trump in Asia: Region Poised for Change as New Era Dawns
People across Asia are poised for a potentially dramatic change in relations with Washington under President Donald Trump after decades with the United States as a major military and economic presence
01/23/2017 09:27:14pm
Idaho Man Charged With Federal Hate Crime in Fatal Beating
An Idaho man has been charged with a federal hate crime after prosecutors said he lured a gay man to a remote location and then beat him to death
01/23/2017 08:00:29pm
Mexico Captures Son of Sinaloa Drug Cartel Boss 'El Azul'
Mexican authorities say they have captured a top Sinaloa cartel leader's son who is suspected of running a drug distribution network and managing cartel finances
01/23/2017 07:56:59pm
Samsung's 4Q Earnings More Than Double on Record Chip Profit
Samsung Electronics says its fourth-quarter earnings more than doubled over a year earlier thanks to its brisk memory chip business that posted a record-high profit and strong sales of other Galaxy smartphones that offset the costly Galaxy Note 7 recalls
01/23/2017 07:31:28pm
Wildfires in Chile Destroy Homes, Livestock, Livelihoods
Residents of Pumanque, south of the Chilean capital, have lost most of their belongings and their livelihoods to some of the worst wildfires in their country's history
01/23/2017 07:30:14pm
Q&A: Protests Over Gas Costs Disrupt Mexico Border Crossings
Demonstrators have taken control of Mexican border crossings with the U.S. several times in the past month to oppose Mexican gasoline price hikes in an unusual, if not unprecedented, show of protest
01/23/2017 07:09:44pm
WATCH: Behind Trump's Plan to Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem
The U.S. embassy in Israel has been in Tel Aviv since 1966.
01/23/2017 04:06:51pm
WATCH: Intro to Scottish Poet Robert Burns in Grand hall at Edinburgh Castle
Get an introduction to Robert Burns' poetry at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland.
01/23/2017 03:51:40pm
WATCH: Giant Panda Twins Make Debut in Southwestern China
Adorable 6-month-old giant panda twins made their debut at a zoo in China. It was the first time they left their nursery for open-air enclosures.
01/23/2017 06:46:04pm
WATCH: 3 Puppies Found Alive in Italy Avalanche
Emergency rescuers broke down a wall to rescue three puppies buried alive in an avalanche in central Italy. The puppies are in good health.
01/23/2017 01:43:29pm
WATCH: Survivors Saved from Avalanche at Italian Hotel
Survivors including a child and mother were rescued from the rubble and snow after an avalanche trapped them inside a hotel in Italy.
01/20/2017 08:54:31am
WATCH: 3 Dead, 20 Injured After Car Drives Through Pedestrians in Australia: Police
Police have apprehended a man they say deliberately drove into a crowd of pedestrians in Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city, killing three people and injuring at least 20 others.
01/20/2017 03:54:22pm
WATCH: Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Being Extradited to the US
The drug lord is being extradited from Mexico to the United States.
01/19/2017 08:13:12pm
WATCH: Watch Rescuers Save Hotel Guests Trapped by Avalanche
The avalanche at Hotel Rigopiano on the Gran Sasso mountain, about 30 miles from the coastal city of Pescara, occurred after a series of earthquakes that shook central Italy on Wednesday.
01/19/2017 05:24:37pm
WATCH: Stunning Video Shows Fatal Collapse of High-Rise Building in Iran
The 17-story building in Tehran was engulfed by a fire and toppled in a massive cloud of dust.
01/19/2017 11:12:25am
WATCH: Over 20 Feared Trapped After Avalanche Buries Hotel in Italy
An avalanche buried a mountain hotel in an earthquake-hit region of central Italy after a series of earthquakes shook the area Wednesday.
01/19/2017 07:21:45am
WATCH: World's Oldest Panda Celebrates Birthday
Giant panda Basi celebrated her 37th birthday, making her the world's oldest of her kind living in captivity. Panda fans the from around the world flocked to her birthday bash.
01/18/2017 10:58:14am
WATCH: Earthquake Strikes Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome
A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy on Wednesday morning, a representative from the Civil Protection Department confirmed on Italy's RAI TV.
01/18/2017 02:51:26pm