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Japanese spacecraft to attempt landing on distant asteroid

Feb 21, 2019 • 1:33 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Japanese spacecraft approaching asteroid about 280 million kilometers (170 million miles) from …

Report: US company to stop sales of genetic tech in Xinjiang

Feb 21, 2019 • 1:12 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Report: Thermo Fisher Scientific says it will stop selling genetic sequencers in China’s Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism its products …

The hopes and fears surrounding the second Trump-Kim summit

Feb 21, 2019 • 12:59 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Last year’s meeting, while certainly historic, produced a communique that was light on details. The second summit will need to flesh out the core of …

11 wounded in China knife attack blamed on mentally ill man

Feb 21, 2019 • 12:34 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Police in southern China say 11 people including students were wounded in a knife attack blamed on a mentally ill …

Top Netanyahu challengers unite for Israeli elections

Feb 21, 2019 • 12:13 AM ET World The Washington Post  

Israel’s primary centrist challengers to Prime Minister Netanyahu announce they are joining forces ahead of April …

Hurricanes create natural climate change labs in Puerto Rico

Feb 21, 2019 • 12:02 AM ET World The Washington Post  

The hurricanes that pounded Puerto Rico in 2017 may give scientists clues to how the world will respond to climate change and increasingly severe …

Saudi crown prince in China on latest stop of Asian tour

Feb 20, 2019 • 11:41 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in China on the latest stop of a sweep through Asia aiming to expand the kingdom’s influence on the …

Auditors: $167 million misspent in Mexico airport project

Feb 20, 2019 • 11:38 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Mexican federal auditors say they have found $167 million in mismanagement and questionable expenses at a now-cancelled project to build a new Mexico …

India Finds Limited Options as Modi Crafts Response to Kashmir Attack

Feb 20, 2019 • 11:21 PM ET World The Wall Street Journal  

As pressure in India builds on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to respond to the deadliest terrorist attack on security forces in a generation, the range …

Vietnam, site of next Trump-Kim summit, model for growth

Feb 20, 2019 • 11:15 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Vietnam, site of next Trump-Kim summit, offers model for transformation into export …

Putin Ratchets Up Nuclear Warning Against U.S.

Feb 20, 2019 • 10:40 PM ET World The Wall Street Journal  

President Vladimir Putin said Russia would target the U.S. with new advanced weapons if Washington deploys intermediate-range missiles in Europe, a …

Civilians Held by Islamic State in Syria Go Free

Feb 20, 2019 • 10:39 PM ET World The Wall Street Journal  

Several hundred of the last civilians trapped by Islamic State in the militant group’s remaining sliver of territory left, which suggested the …

The Latest: Fire in Bangladesh’s capital kills at least 69

Feb 20, 2019 • 10:05 PM ET World The Washington Post  

The fire that burned through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh’s capital has killed at least 69 …

Authorities say fire in old part of Bangladesh’s capital is mostly under control, death toll rises to at least 69

Feb 20, 2019 • 9:58 PM ET World The Washington Post  

Authorities say fire in old part of Bangladesh’s capital is mostly under control, death toll rises to at least …

Maha Vajiralongkor, Thailand king, legalizes marijuana for medicinal use

Feb 20, 2019 • 9:25 PM ET World The Washington Times  

BANGKOK — In a move that has pot connoisseurs worldwide stocking up on Doritos, Thailand's king this week has signed a royal decree legalizing …

Catholic Vatican sex abuse summit sidesteps role of gay priests

Feb 20, 2019 • 9:20 PM ET World The Washington Times  

Some conservative U.S. Catholics are dismayed by the official schedule for Pope Francis' Vatican summit with bishops on clerical sex abuse that …

2nd Trump-Kim summit crucial moment for Moon’s presidency

Feb 20, 2019 • 8:08 PM ET World The Washington Post  

The upcoming Trump-Kim meeting will be a crucial moment for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who is desperate for more room to continue his …

UN envoy says risk of Israeli-Palestinian war looms large

Feb 20, 2019 • 8:07 PM ET World The Washington Post  

The U.N. Mideast envoy says the prospect of peace between Israel and the Palestinians “is fading by the day as the specter of violence and radicalism …

UN envoy says risk of Israeli-Palestinian war looms large

Feb 20, 2019 • 8:04 PM ET World The Washington Times  

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The prospect of peace between Israel and the Palestinians is fading by the day as violence and radicalism grow - and "the risk …

Fire in old part of Bangladesh’s capital kills at least 45

Feb 20, 2019 • 8:01 PM ET World The Washington Post  

A devastating fire has raced through densely packed buildings in a centuries-old shopping district in Bangladesh’s capital, killing at least 70 …