Cook, Murdoch headline Trump's 1st state dinner guest list
It wasn't the star-studded red carpet of the Obama years, but a veritable who's who of politicians and special guests of honor made their way to the White House Tuesday evening for the Trump administration's first state dinner, with France.

25 April 2018, 3:44 am

Melania Trump masters the moment
When President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrived on the White House South Lawn Tuesday morning to formally welcome French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte, one thing was clear: The first lady commanded attention.

25 April 2018, 3:39 am

Hong Kong's disappearing architecture
Over the last four years, British photographer Stefan Irvine has photographed Hong Kong's disappearing "tong lau," or old-style tenement buildings.

25 April 2018, 3:13 am

Lawmaker: Trump's Kim Jong Un comment is 'jaw-dropping'
Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA) tells CNN's Wolf Blitzer why President Donald Trump calling North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un "honorable" shocked him.

25 April 2018, 3:13 am

China fears Kim is moving out of its orbit as South Korea, US talks loom

25 April 2018, 3:06 am

China fears North Korea is moving out of its orbit as summits with South Korea and US loom
China and North Korea boast an alliance forged in blood -- more than 130,000 Chinese troops, including the son of Mao Zedong, died defending the North during the Korean War -- but the relationship has always been an uneasy one.

25 April 2018, 3:00 am

Goose asserts its dominance over golfer
Geese are terrifying. Everyone knows this. Their bites hurt like hell and they have no respect for children or the elderly. In fact, they are the second-most terrifying bird behind turkeys (large, tenacious) and ahead of crows (eidetic, vengeful).

25 April 2018, 2:58 am

Australia's forgotten indigenous WWII veterans
Almost every able-bodied Indigenous man throughout Australia's Torres Strait Islands signed up to defend their country against the threat of invasion during World War II, despite not being recognized as citizens.

25 April 2018, 2:35 am

US switches Australia envoy pick at last minute to South Korea
Adm. Harry Harris, the top US military official overseeing operations across Asia who had been tapped as ambassador to Australia, is likely to be named instead as US ambassador to South Korea, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter.

25 April 2018, 2:34 am

Why does this building look like a fish?
The typical government office is unremarkable and nondescript, its purpose unknown to the outside world. Not so with the National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB) in Hyderabad, India.

25 April 2018, 2:30 am