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Judge seeks clarity on the scope of Trump’s clemency order for Roger Stone

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON - The federal judge who presided over Roger Stone's criminal case ordered the government on Monday to explain the scope...

Brazil’s offshore oil workers chilled by coronavirus outbreaks

By Gram Slattery RIO DE JANEIRO - On Friday, May 1, two workers on the PXA-1 offshore platform owned by Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras...

U.S. consumers more secure about jobs but earnings expectations drop

By Jonnelle Marte U.S. consumers are more optimistic that the worst of the economic crisis sparked by the coronavirus pandemic is behind them, but are...

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy ‘protest’ vote might have violated new security laws

By Jessie Pang and James Pomfret HONG KONG - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday that an unofficial city-wide election conducted by the...

Actress Kelly Preston, wife of John Travolta, dies at 57

American actress Kelly Preston who has appeared in films including "Jerry Maguire" and "Twins", has died aged 57 after battling breast cancer for nearly...