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FILE PHOTO: Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei waves his hand as he arrives to deliver a speech during a ceremony marking the 30th death anniversary of the founder of the Islamic Republic Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in Tehran, Iran June 4, 2019. Official Khamenei website/Handout via REUTERS

Pompeo discusses Iran with Gulf allies amid escalating crisis

By Stephen Kalin

RIYADH (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed Iran and maritime security with rich Gulf (More…)

Russia warns of repeat of 1962 Cuban missile crisis

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The U.S. deployment of land-based missile systems near Russia’s borders could lead to a stand-off comparable to (More…)

A year later, Thailand’s rescued ‘cave boys’ honor diver who died

By Prapan Chankaew

CHIANG RAI, Thailand (Reuters) – A Thai soccer team trapped in a cave last year for 17 (More…)

Iran says U.S. cyber attacks failed, hints talks are possible

By Stephen Kalin and Bozorgmehr Sharafedin

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia/LONDON (Reuters) – Iran said on Monday U.S. cyber attacks on its (More…)

U.S. records 33 new measles cases, raising year’s total to 1,077

(Reuters) – The United States recorded 33 new measles cases last week, bringing the number of confirmed cases this year (More…)

Turkey’s opposition strikes blow to Erdogan with Istanbul mayoral win

By Humeyra Pamuk and Jonathan Spicer

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s opposition has dealt President Tayyip Erdogan a stinging blow by (More…)

Palestinians rally against Kushner’s economic peace plan

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Rami Ayyub

GAZA/RAMALLAH (Reuters) – Palestinians burned portraits of President Donald Trump as they protested in (More…)

U.S. ramps up returns of asylum seekers to Mexico, adding Cubans

By Julio-Cesar Chavez and Andrew Hay

EL PASO, TEXAS/TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – The United States is more than doubling the (More…)

Special prosecutor to examine Jussie Smollett case in Chicago

By Alex Dobuzinskis

(Reuters) – A Chicago judge on Friday ordered a special prosecutor to examine the handling of actor (More…)

Citing racial bias, U.S. high court tosses black man’s murder conviction

By Lawrence Hurley

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court, confronting racial bias in the American criminal justice system, on (More…)