July 31, 2017

Putin slashing number of US diplomatic staff in Russia by 755 people

Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images(MOSCOW) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a television interview that the U.S. must cut the size of its diplomatic force in his […]
July 30, 2017

Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable car riders in Germany

Top Photo Group/Getty Images(COLOGNE, Germany) — German fire crews are focused on evacuating as many as 100 passengers from suspended cable cars that run over the […]
July 30, 2017

Candidate in Venezuela shot dead ahead of election

Federico Parra/Getty Images(CARACAS, Venezuela) — The death of a candidate in Venezuela’s highly contested elections taking place on Sunday is being investigated after a group of […]
July 30, 2017

US tests missile-defense system over Pacific Ocean

U.S. Department of Defense(KODIAK, Alaska) — The U.S. conducted a successful test of a missile-defense system over the Pacific Ocean, military officials announced Sunday morning. The […]