Long queues formed on Wednesday as voting began in Fiji for the Pacific island nation's second election since a 2006 military coup. Prime Minister Voreqe "Frank" Bainimarama, the former military leader who led a bloodless takeover 12 years ago, ...

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The commission also cited “political dysfunction” in the United States, as well as reductions in military spending imposed by budget caps. The report said both have restrained the government from keeping pace with threats in what the panel calle ...

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President Trump, who styles himself a master deal maker and reader of people, claimed to have put an end to the North Korean nuclear threat with his meeting in June with the North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-un. “We fell in love,” he swooned in Se ...

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Vang Tam, 65, is in little doubt over what he would do if he ever encountered the Khmer Rouge responsible for the death of his parents and four siblings in the 1970s. "Even if I died, I would take his head off. I'd do what ...

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WASHINGTON — She bad-mouthed the defense secretary. She was the hatchet woman for John R. Bolton, the famously combative national security adviser, and drove out staff members from the National Security Council who were deemed insufficiently con ...

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He is America’s most celebrated painter of the solitary realities of 20th century life. But Tuesday night at Christie’s, Edward Hopper joined the unreality of today’s art market when his 1929 painting “Chop Suey” sold for $91.9 million, with fee ...

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TOKYO — Japan’s economy contracted more than expected in the third quarter, hit by natural disasters and a decline in exports, a worrying sign that trade protectionism is starting to take its toll on overseas demand.The 1.2 percent annualized co ...

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“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert looked at the latest intrigue inside the White House of President Donald Trump as deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel is reportedly going to be fired. But this story has a twist. “Once again, Trump wan ...

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Less than a week ago, the Golden State Warriors were 10-1, Stephen Curry seemed to have regained his mantle as the league’s presumed most valuable player, and a fourth N.B.A. championship in five years seemed like a formality.Those sentiments su ...

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Charles’ sons, Prince William and Prince Harry, and daughter-in-law Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are also pictured.The photographs showcase a new side to Charles that the public doesn’t often see, and there’s no denying he looks right at home playi ...

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