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Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relations

Miami (AP) — Pressing "pause" on a historic detente, President Donald Trump thrust the U.S. and Cuba back on a path toward open hostility...

Obama vetoes 9/11 bill; possible override by Congress looms

Washington (AP) — President Barack Obama rejected a bill Friday that would have allowed the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of...

Obama says nations vow to take in twice as many refugees

New York (AP) — World leaders gathered at the United Nations pledged Tuesday to take in 360,000 refugees next year, President Barack Obama said,...

Nigeria’s president apologizes for plagiarizing Obama speech

Lagos, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has apologized for plagiarizing President Barack Obama's 2008 victory speech and says he will punish those...

US announces lifting of Myanmar sanctions

Washington (AP) — President Barack Obama said Wednesday the U.S. is lifting economic sanctions and restoring trade benefits to former pariah state Myanmar as...

80 million unexploded bombs: Obama pledges US help for Laos

Vientiane, Laos (AP) — Declaring a "moral obligation" to heal the wounds of a secret war, President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged help to...

Obama cancels meeting with new Philippine President Duterte

Vientiane, Laos (AP) — President Barack Obama called off a planned meeting Tuesday with new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, seeking distance from a U.S....

Obama vows support for Louisiana after the ‘cameras leave’

Zachary, La. (AP) — Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-ravaged southern...

France reels as Bastille Day attack leaves 84 dead in Nice

NICE, France (AP) - A large truck mowed through revelers gathered for Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, killing at least 84 people and sending...

After Dalai Lama met Lady Gaga, China warns of his motives

Beijing (AP) - China warned people to be aware of what it said are nefarious motives of the Dalai Lama after he met with...

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Royal Cliff to host WONCA medical conference Nov. 1-4

About 800 doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and other medical professionals from 34 countries will brainstorm innovative practices in family medicine when the World Organization...

Nernplabwan sprayed after dengue outbreak

Banglamung Public Health Department launched an emergency fumigation of Soi Nernplabwan after reports of several cases of dengue fever. More than 100 public-health workers and...

Solemn ceremonies mark one year since the death of HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej

Bangkok (AP) - Thais marked one year since the death of HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej with solemn ceremonies and acts of personal...

HM the King grants flames for use in royal cremation in Thailand, overseas

Bangkok - His Majesty the King has presented the Prime Minister with royal flames, which will be distributed to officials in all provinces of...

Facebook knocks back PM’s Zuckerberg meeting

Bangkok — Facebook says its top executives aren't coming to Thailand, two days after Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha announced CEO Mark Zuckerberg would meet...

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