HONG KONG (AP) — China on Monday harshly criticized a weekend demonstration in which eggs were thrown at its office in Hong Kong, accusing the demonstrators of violence without mentioning a violent attack against protesters…

President Donald Trump in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in 2017 (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) But that attitude may mean they'll be burned again. About every other year, I make it a point to stop…

Sen. Kamala Harris speaks during the second night of the first Democratic presidential candidates debate in Miami, Fla., June 27, 2019. (Mike Segar/Reuters) They wouldn’t work. And they would go on forever. Reparations are an…

Love Island is encouraging too many young people to have cosmetic surgery and is putting strain on cash-strapped NHS, health minister warns Jackie Doyle-Price is the minister for mental health and suicide prevention She warns…

Ireland’s Shane Lowry held his nerve on the final day at Royal Portrush to win the 148th Open Championship and claim his first career Major. Roared on by a sell-out crowd undeterred by the miserable…

Ursula von der Leyen, the new President of the European Commission, arrives for a meeting with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council. – . Meet Ursula von der Leyen, the new president-elect of the…

President Donald Trump on Sunday again ripped into four freshmen Democratic congresswomen who've been the target of his sustained attacks, calling them "weak" and "insecure" minutes after blasting a Washington Post story on the fallout…

New Yorkers cooled off in a fountain, as the city battles a relentless heat wave. USA TODAY New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo slammed electricity company Con Edison as thousands of people were without power Sunday night amid…

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced Sunday he will not seek re-election but refused to resign, as corruption allegations have sparked widespread protests in San Juan. Rosselló, a Democrat, made the announcement Sunday in a four-minute…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA Royal Navy frigate can be heard warning Iranian armed forces, before the oil tanker is seized Downing Street has repeated its calls for Iran to immediately…

The notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been sentenced to life behind bars in a U.S. prison. A federal judge in Brooklyn handed down the sentence Wednesday. (July 17) AP, AP Notorious…

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló faces calls to resign after private chats leaked, revealing the men mocking women and victims of Hurricane Maria. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY Anger seething in Puerto Rico is expected to…

British Prime Minister Theresa May held back tears as she announced her resignation as leader of the Conservative Party amid Brexit fallout. USA TODAY LONDON – Britain's next leader will either be Boris Johnson, regarded as an eccentric, gaffe-prone…

New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady cliff diving with his 6-year-old daughter Vivian scared some people. (Photo: Maddie Meyer, Getty Images) A cliff jump by New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his 6-year-old daughter was…

An audio recording reveals the tense moments before a British-flagged oil tanker was seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces. AP Iran's state media claimed Monday that authorities arrested 17 spies recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency…

A widespread power outage Saturday evening left much of Manhattan, including the Upper West Side and Rockefeller Center, without electricity. USA TODAY Thousands were without power in parts of Brooklyn on Monday morning as New…

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland -- Shane Lowry made the 68 years between Open Championships in Northern Ireland worth the wait. The silver claret jug is staying on the Emerald Isle. Lowry, the 32-year-old Irishman with stout…