A senior U.S. delegation led by Vice President Mike Pence pursues an uphill mission to persuade Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to call for a cease-fire in northern Syria
The International Monetary Fund's new leader says a U.S.-China trade truce could trim expected losses to the world economy but won't be enough to produce strong global growth
An official of the National Ballet of Cuba says the revered ballerina and choreographer Alicia Alonso has died at age 98. Miguel Cabrera says Alonso died Thursday at a hospital in Havana
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has lost every important vote in Parliament, and he faces a titanic struggle when he puts his new Brexit proposal before suspicious legislators Saturday
French President Emmanuel Macron is urging his European Union partners to unite in condemning Turkey's invasion of northern Syria and warns the incursion could revitalize the so-called Islamic State group
Venezuela has won a contested election for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council despite a campaign by organizations and countries opposed to Nicolas Maduro's government and its rights record
European producers of premium specialty agricultural products like French wine and Italian Parmesan are facing a U.S. tariff hike due Friday with trepidation.
Catalonia's separatist leader is vowing to hold a new vote to secede from Spain in less than two years as the embattled northeastern region grapples with a wave of violence
A state media regulator is ousting the head of Bulgarian National Radio for switching its main news channel off the air for several hours last month in what is widely seen as an attempt to mute some critical journalists' voices
A woman has filed a legal complaint in Paris accusing a French modeling agent who was close to disgraced U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein of sexual harassment
After months of protests by black-clad demonstrators demanding democracy in Hong Kong, China has come up with a new countermeasure—banning the export of black clothes from the mainland to the territory. The South China Morning Post reports that customs officials in mainland China have ordered courier firms not to...