Category Archives: US-World

N. Korea says war is inevitable as US, allies continue war games

SEOUL — North Korea says a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula has become a matter of when, not if, as it continued to lash out at a massive joint military exercise

Middle East on edge after Trump’s Jerusalem move

ANGRY clashes erupted in the West Bank Thursday as the Middle East braced for violence over President Donald Trump’s contentious decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. U.S. embassies around the

LA mansions threatened as fierce California wildfires rage

LOS ANGELES — An inferno engulfed the Los Angeles region Wednesday, forcing more than 200,000 people to flee and threatening thousands of homes, including mansions in the luxurious Bel-Air neighborhood. Authorities issued

Winds churn California wildfires, keep aircraft from helping

VENTURA, California — The same vicious winds that turned three Southern California wildfires into destructive dynamos were also making the firefight more difficult. The water-dropping planes and helicopters essential to taming and

UN Security Council to meet Friday on Jerusalem

UNITED NATIONS — The UN Security Council will meet on Friday in emergency session to discuss the decision by US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, the council’s leadership

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump recognized the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital Wednesday, a historic decision that overturns decades of US policy and risks triggering a fresh spasm of violence in