International

Johnson formally becomes Britain's new Prime Minister

Boris Johnson took office as British prime minister on Wednesday, vowing to implement the result of the 2016 Brexit referendum and lead Britain out of the…

Boris Johnson's tongue reaps him the PM job

Boris Johnson has long spun political gold from his magniloquent tongue, using what some linguists and observers describe as bombastic language, esoteric…

US judge blasts El Chapo's 'overwhelming evil,' imposes life sentence

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the Mexican drug lord who twice escaped maximum-security prisons in that country, will spend the rest of his life in a US…

China hikes tariffs on U.S. goods after Trump warning

China said on Monday it would impose higher tariffs on most U.S. imports on a revised $60 billion target list, hitting back at a tariff hike by Washington on $…

Invoking Mother Teresa, Pope encourages North Macedonia's bid to join EU

Pope Francis on Tuesday implicitly blessed efforts by North Macedonia and other Balkan countries to join the European Union, saying Skopje could look to its…