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Trump to Invite Putin to Washington as Top Advisers Seek Details of Their Summit...

WASHINGTON — President Trump plans to invite President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia to visit Washington in the fall, the White House said Thursday...

U.S. Rebuffed at U.N. on North Korea Sanctions Enforcement

Signaling new tensions over North Korea at the United Nations, Russia and China on Thursday blocked disciplinary steps sought by the United States to...

Report Finds Surprisingly High Rate of Slavery in Developed Countries

UNITED NATIONS — Yeonmi Park calls herself a former slave from North Korea. She had never seen a world map. She nearly starved. After...

Inside Egypt’s Mysterious Sarcophagus: Mummies, Curse-Free So Far

When a black granite sarcophagus was found at the bottom of a pit in Alexandria, Egypt, last week, the discovery immediately prompted questions and...

Mega Millions jackpot surges to $422M before Friday’s drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot has surged to $422 million for Friday night’s drawing after there were no winners Tuesday night for the top prize. This...

Facebook to Remove Misinformation That Leads to Violence

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook, facing growing criticism for posts that have incited violence in some countries, said Wednesday that it would begin removing misinformation...

Bees sting tree-cutting parks worker several hundred times as he hangs upside-down

A swarm of bees stung a New Hampshire tree cutter several hundred times Thursday as he dangled upside-down mid-air, authorities said. The unidentified Manchester Parks...

A Cobra Strikes. A Magician Is Stricken. Middle Eastern Foes Unite.

And then sense prevailed. Egyptian officials agreed to issue Mr. Ghafouri a visa on arrival, and by Monday afternoon he was at Cairo’s Qasr...

Steam pipe blast creates huge crater in the middle of New York City

A New York City neighborhood was rocked Thursday morning when an 86-year-old underground steam pipe exploded and created a crater in a street the...

Putin Says Trump’s Critics in U.S. Are Trying to Undermine Meeting

Other Russian officials have for months spoken of plots in America against Mr. Trump, echoing the American leader’s own criticisms of the special counsel...

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