Gen. Joseph Dunford says "there will be no modifications" to the current policy for now, amid questions about Donald Trump's Twitter announcement that the U.S.
The order comes after noon deadline for parents and hospital to reach an agreement on end-of-life care plan came and went.
Hundreds of people in Michigan came together to salute and say a tear-filled final goodbye to a cancer-stricken dog who served three tours in Afghanistan with the U.S.
Three people have been killed in clashes between Venezuelan security forces and protesters during an opposition-led strike against President Nicolas Maduro that entered a second day on Thursday.
Twitter has made it clear that it won't ban Donald Trump from its service, whether the president follows its rules against harassment or not.
The U.S. State Department is warning tourists going to Mexico about reports of tainted or substandard alcohol causing drinkers to become sick or pass out.
Iran has successfully launched a rocket carrying a satellite into space, the country's state media are reporting.
Russian intelligence agents attempted to spy on President Emmanuel Macron's election campaign earlier this year by creating fake Facebook personas, according to a U.S.
Electronics giant Foxconn will build a $10 billion US factory in Wisconsin that's expected to initially create 3,000 jobs, the largest economic development project in state history, U.S.
In a bolt of early-morning tweets, U.S. President Donald Trump declared on Tuesday a ban on transgender people serving in the military, news that for scores of veterans revived painful memories of having to suppress their identities in the armed forces.
Britain's Prince William will give up his day job on Thursday when he completes his last shift as an air ambulance pilot before focusing full-time on his royal duties.
A spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball broke apart on the opening day of the Ohio state fair on Wednesday, hurtling people through the air, killing at least one and injuring seven others.
After seven years of emphatic campaign promises, Republicans failed Wednesday to repeal Obamacare, as the U.S.
The U.S. Federal Reserve is keeping its benchmark interest rate unchanged at a time of low inflation, which remains persistently below the Fed's target level.
Ohio carried out its first execution in over three years, putting a child killer to death Wednesday after delays over a controversial lethal drug combination.
Congressman Steve Scalise, who was critically wounded in a shooting at a baseball practice last month, has been discharged from a Washington hospital.
A four-storey residential building collapsed in Nigeria's largest city killing at least eight people, including a child, emergency officials and an Associated Press photographer in Lagos said Wednesday.
A Wisconsin vending machine company is offering its employees a chance to have a microchip implanted in their hands that they could use to buy snacks, log in to computers or use the copy machine.
Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez has released the first direct message since his release on house arrest this month, calling on Venezuelans to support a 48-hour general strike.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would not allow transgender individuals to serve in the U.S.