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Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no...

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis hinted on Monday about the existence of military options on North Korea that might spare Seoul from a brutal...

Buddhists tell Rohingya villagers ‘We will kill you all’

Thousands of Rohingya Muslims in violence-racked northwest Myanmar are pleading with authorities for safe passage from two remote villages that are cut off by...

Europe looks ‘worse than Afghanistan’ thanks to patrolling soldiers

The use of armed soldiers to patrol alongside pavement cafes and selfie-snapping tourists in European cities since jihadi attacks risks compromising deployments overseas, military...

Video: Into the eye of Hurricane Irma with U.S. ‘Hurricane Hunters’

THE EYE OF HURRICANE IRMA (Reuters) - The sky darkened, lightning flashed and a jolt of turbulence shook the cabin of the hulking Air...

What are your children doing – are they ready?

SUKAJAYA, Indonesia (Reuters) - Hatf Saiful Rasul was 11 years old when he told his father, a convicted Islamic militant, that he wanted to...

‘Sad day’ for North Korea if U.S. blows it apart

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would prefer not to use military action against North Korea to counter its nuclear and missile...

Slaughter in Myanmar as 90,000 flee growing violence

Nearly 90,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since violence erupted in Myanmar in August, pressuring scarce resources of aid agencies and communities already helping...

U.S. spacecraft readies for fiery plunge into Saturn after 13-year mission

The U.S. space agency's Cassini spacecraft will end its 13-year mission to Saturn in mid-September by transmitting data until the final moment before it...

Iran rejects U.S. demand for U.N. inspector visit to military sites

Iran has dismissed a U.S. demand for U.N. nuclear inspectors to visit its military bases as "merely a dream" as Washington reviews a 2015...

Police search for motive in deadly library shooting in New Mexico

Police in eastern New Mexico will search on Tuesday for the motive that led to young man to go on a shooting spree inside...

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Fleeing driver beaten by crowd after truck kills woman

A pickup truck driver, who police said appeared to be drunk, was assaulted by passers-by while trying to escape after his vehicle allegedly hit...

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Miss Turkey ‘stripped’ after insulting tweets

ANKARA, Turkey: Organisers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of...