Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers statements at the State Department in Washington, D.C., October 9, 2019. (Erin Scott/Reuters) In an interview, the secretary of state talks about Sunday’s elections in Hong Kong and Beijing’s…

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A pro-Brexit yellow vest protester demonstrates in London, England, March 30, 2019. (Henry Nicholls/Reuters) The Tories have run a solid campaign so far, while Labour has stumbled. After two weeks of Britain’s election campaign, which…

(Pexels) Don’t believe the pundits and politicians who warn that we’re one vote away from disaster and collapse. For those of us who spend far too much time following the news these days, it is…

Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) on Capitol Hill, April 10, 2019 (Erin Scott/Reuters) A proposal to adjust the remit of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has divided lawmakers and bureaucrats. In 1998, Congress…

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg holds a town hall event in Creston, Iowa, U.S. November 25, 2019. (Scott Morgan/Reuters) South Bend, Ind. mayor Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign is returning donations to two lawyers who…

A recent study from China finds an association between dietary intake of selenium and osteoporosis risk. Although the authors cannot determine whether the link is causal, they call for more investigation. Share on PinterestA new…

  @PlanetBrandee / Twenty20 The bullish chorus on stocks is getting louder heading into Thanksgiving as the market looks to regain its winning ways around the holiday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average touched a record…

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, November 26, 2019. Lucas Jackson | Reuters The stock market has been hitting record high levels day after day, but that doesn't mean corporate…

Members of the pro-Taiwan independence Taiwan Solidarity Union march in downtown Taipei in support of Hong Kong protesters demanding more freedom and autonomy from China.   Alberto Buzzola/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption…

Five people are dead and at least four others were injured in a high-rise fire in Minneapolis early Wednesday. Minneapolis Fire first reported the fire at 4:30 a.m. central time, saying they were responding to…

Last December, the Senate’s first bit of legislation that would have governed self-driving cars, a bill called AV START, sputtered and died after an analogous bill passed the House. The stakes are still high: More…

Winter is coming and many parts of the country have already been walloped with serious snow storms. But shoveling your driveway can be more than just a chore — it can be hazardous and even lethal if…

WASHINGTON – Former Vice President Joe Biden has rebounded to take the lead of the crowded field of Democratic contenders in a new national Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday. The new numbers come just one month after an…