Israel admits striking Syrian reactor in 2007

For the first time, Israel has acknowledged bombing a secret Syrian nuclear reactor in al-Kibar in 2007, mere months before it was set for completion.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Suspect in Austin bombing attacks blows himself up; Boko Haram returns Nigerian kidnapped schoolgirls; Senators push for better security for 2018 election season

The Latest: Trump praises law enforcement in…

President Donald Trump is tweeting his praise of law enforcement after the suspect in the Austin bombings after the bomber blew himself up as police closed in

Investors cautious ahead of Fed interest rate…

Investors are cautious as they await the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve's first meeting under its new chairman, Jerome Powell, and his subsequent news conference

Zuckerberg asked to testify; data firm's CEO…

The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the firm and Facebook over allegations the firm stole data from 50 million Facebook users to manipulate elections.

Mississippi man agrees to move Ten Commandments billboard

Thou shalt comply with city ordinances: A Mississippi man has agreed to relocate billboards showing the Ten Commandments and a flaming American flag

'Zombie firms' at risk in expected fed hike

Firms that are scraping by on interest payments could be hurt by an expected rate hike.

What to Know About Nowruz, the Persian New Year

March 21 marks the first day of Spring, but for millions of people across the Middle East, Central Asia, the Caucasus and beyond, it’s also the start of Nowruz, the Persian New Year.

Why Breaking Up with Facebook Is Harder Than You…

With Facebook in the news over concerns about user privacy and its impact on politics, splitting up with the social media giant isn’t as easy as you may think.

Myanmar's president, a close friend of Suu Kyi…

Myanmar's president, a close friend of leader Aung San Suu Kyi, is retiring, a move that puts a military representative at least temporarily in a position of executive power

Police chief says investigators believe dead suspect was responsible for all Austin bombs

Police chief says investigators believe dead suspect was responsible for all Austin bombs

Wall Street edges higher

A further drop in shares of Facebook capped gains in the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Tuesday. Fred Katayama reports.

EU approves Bayer takeover of Monsanto after concessions

The European Union has approved Bayer's buyout of Monsanto in a massive global agro-business deal, but insisted that the new company will have to shed some $7.4 billion in firms and other remedies to maintain a competitive field

FBI says it's "concerned" that there may be other package bombs "that are still out there"

FBI says it's "concerned" that there may be other package bombs "that are still out there"

White House Defends Trump's Congratulatory Call…

Donald Trump congratulated Vladmir Putin on winning re-election — but Russia's elections are notoriously unfair.

Ana Navarro slams Trump's 'appalling' call

CNN political commentator Ana Navarro criticizes President Trump's congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin after he was elected to another six-year term as Russia's president.

WhatsApp Co-Founder Has Advice for Facebook Users

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton made a fortune when the messenging app was acquired by Facebook for $19 billion in 2014. Now he says it's time to dump the social media site. "It is time. #deletefacebook ," Acton tweeted Tuesday as the Cambridge Analytica data-mining scandal deepened. Acton remained with the company...

Trump: Saccone 'didn't quite make it'

President Donald Trump said Rick Saccone lost the Pennsylvania special election while speaking at a Republican fundraiser event, despite the fact that he has not yet conceded the race.

Team backed by Microsoft co-founder Allen finds…

The recent discovery of the USS Juneau in the depths of the South Pacific has provided some closure to people with connections to the ship, which was blown apart during World War II, killing hundreds of men, including five brothers from Iowa

Evacuees leave hard-hit California towns as storm…

A powerful Pacific storm moved into central and southern parts of California on Tuesday, dropping rain as communities besieged by wildfires and mudslides brace for the worst