September 2, 2017

Timeline of the US and Russia trading diplomatic blows

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. ordered Russia to close its consulate in San Francisco, as well as two diplomatic annexes in Washington, D.C., and New York, Thursday, […]
September 1, 2017

Peggy Whitson clocks in 665 days in space

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Astronaut Peggy Whitson is approaching an astronomical landmark: 665 days in orbit over three missions, giving her the record for the […]
September 1, 2017

Russian official warns of retaliation after US closes consulate

iStock/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday warned that Moscow may retaliate against a U.S. order closing the Russian consulate in San Francisco but […]
August 31, 2017

US, allies display military might in direct response to North Korean missile test

U.S. Pacific Command(PYONGYANG, North Korea) — Days after North Korea launched a missile over the Japanese island of Hokkaido, U.S. fighter jets and bombers conducted a […]