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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

U.S. to unveil ‘economy first’ approach to Mideast peace at Bahrain conference

By Matt Spetalnick and Stephen Farrell

MANAMA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The first stage of President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan (More…)

Trump imposes new U.S. sanctions on Iran, including supreme leader

By Steve Holland and Stephen Kalin

WASHINGTON/RIYADH (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump imposed new U.S. sanctions on Iran on (More…)

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…)

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…)

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…)