President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence began their first day in charge of the U.S. government by attending an interfaith prayer service at Washington National Cathedral on Saturday, where the clergy spoke of compassion and diversity. The service began with calls to prayer by the..
Gambia's new president Adama Barrow said Saturday that he will launch a truth and reconciliation commission to investigate the alleged human rights abuses of Yahya Jammeh's 22-year regime. In an interview with The Associated Press just hours after Jammeh finally acquiesced to political exile, Barrow,..
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer used his first appearance in the White House briefing room to unequivocally rebuke the press and accuse reporters of misreporting the size of the crowd at Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Spicer claimed that photos of the inaugural crowd on..
President Donald Trump, who sharply criticized the U.S. intelligence community before he was sworn in, Saturday told workers at the Central Intelligence Agency he is behind them. The president made a trip to the agency’s headquarters in Langley, Virginia, one day after taking office. VOA White..
Thousands of people protested Saturday in the Kosovo capital of Pristina to urge France to release their former prime minister who was detained there on a Serbian arrest warrant. The protesters -- mostly opposition party members and former guerrilla fighters of the 1998-1999 war for independence from..
A magnitude 8 earthquake has hit the Solomon Islands and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says it could generate tsunami waves on nearby islands. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit near Arawa in Papua New Guinea at a depth of 167 kilometers (103 miles). There are no immediate..