Roger Stone, a confidant of US President Donald Trump, was arrested in the special counsel’s Russia investigation in a pre-dawn raid at his Florida home on Friday and was charged with lying to Congress and obstructing the probe.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in a message expressed his condolences to the families of the victims of a deadly plane crash in the northern city of Karaj and urged the authorities to find “possible flaws”.
NASA’s New Horizons explorer successfully ‘phoned home’ on Tuesday after a journey to the most distant world ever explored by humankind, a frozen rock at the edge of the Solar System that scientists hope will uncover secrets to its creation.
Voyager 2, a NASA probe launched in 1977 and designed for just a five-year mission, has become only the second human-made object to enter interstellar space as it continues its marathon trek billions of miles (kilometers) from Earth, scientists said on Monday.
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft discovered ingredients for water on a relatively nearby skyscraper-sized asteroid, a rocky acorn-shaped object that may hold clues to the origins of life on Earth, scientists said on Monday.
Four more Chinese regions have been accused of faking efforts to rectify environmental problems and paying only lip service to the country's war on pollution, according to reports published by the environment ministry on Monday.
A top member of the United Kingdom’s Labour Party has urged the government to clarify what it has done to investigate claims about Russia’s alleged interference in the June 2016 referendum in which Britons decided for their country to leave the European Union.
Rohingya leaders in Bangladesh on Tuesday challenged the United Nations to ensure Myanmar’s generals stand trial after investigators called for top military commanders to be prosecuted for genocide against the minority.
US President Donald Trump on Sunday angrily denounced the federal probe of Russia's alleged 2016 election meddling as "McCarthyism at its WORST!," insisting he had authorized his White House counsel to testify to bring the matter to a close.
China’s drug watchdog published details on Tuesday of an investigation into a second firm found to have made inferior vaccines, after cabinet vowed tough penalties and fines over a vaccine safety scandal that has sparked widespread anger.
A preliminary inquiry has been opened in France after a complaint from right-wing French politicians denounced the role allegedly played by the city and the metropolis of Lyon in favor of Emmanuel Macron's presidential election campaign last year.