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FILE PHOTO: U.S. marines take part in the dedication ceremony of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 14, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

U.S. to merge Jerusalem consulate in to new embassy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will merge the U.S. Consulate General, which serves Palestinians, with its new embassy into (More...)

Aging Japan: Unclaimed burial urns pile up in Japan amid fraying social ties

By Kaori Kaneko

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Reuters) – Unclaimed urns containing ashes of the dead are piling up by the thousands (More…)

Venezuela teen’s political cartoons sketch his country’s downfall

By Liamar Ramos

CARACAS (Reuters) – In one drawing, Lady Justice is seen fleeing Venezuela, a sword in her right (More…)

Hungary’s new Holocaust museum divides Jews, faces ‘whitewash’ accusations

By Krisztina Than

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A planned new Holocaust museum in Budapest has divided Hungary’s Jewish community and triggered (More…)

Battered Indonesians seek talismans of former lives in quake rubble

BALAROA, Indonesia (Reuters) – Wooden beams tilted at crazy angles poke out of piles of shattered concrete littered with battered (More…)

Putin blames fatal college attack in Crimea on localization

By Mikhail Antonov

KERCH, Crimea (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday blamed a mass shooting at a college (More…)

As Khashoggi crisis grows, Saudi king asserts authority, checks son’s power

DUBAI (Reuters) – So grave is the fallout from the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi that King Salman has (More…)

Justice Department probes Catholic Church sex abuse in Pennsylvania

(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation into child sex abuse by priests in Pennsylvania, four Roman (More…)

Trump says it looks like Saudi journalist Khashoggi is dead

By Jeff Mason and Bulent Usta

WASHINGTON/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday he presumes journalist Jamal Khashoggi (More…)

Sheriff says ‘every second counts’ in search for Wisconsin girl

By Gabriella Borter

(Reuters) – Despite more than 400 tips from across the country about the disappearance of 13-year-old Jayme (More…)

Israel steps up armored deployment on Gaza border

YAD MORDECHAI, Israel (Reuters) – Israel ramped up its armored forces along the Gaza border on Thursday in a daylight (More…)