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Trump says he told his Commerce Department to lift a trade ban on Chinese phone company ZTE

ZTE, which has more than 70,000 employees and has supplied networks or equipment to some of the world's biggest telecoms companies, said in early May that it had halted its main operations as a result of the US Commerce Department's "denial order."

North Korea details plans to dismantle its nuclear test site in less than 2 weeks, ahead of Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un

North Korea announced Saturday it will dismatle its nuclear test site in less than two weeks, ahead of leader Kim Jong Un's summit with President Donald Trump. Trump tweeted, "Thank you, a very smart and gracious gesture!"

2 British tourists and their driver have been abducted in a national park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The tourists were visiting Virunga National Park, which is famously home to critically endangered mountain gorillas.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks during a news conference to discuss the civil rights lawsuit filed against The Weinstein Companies and Harvey Weinstein in New York, U.S., February 12, 2018.

New York AG Eric Schneiderman resigns after 4 women accuse him of physical abuse

Two women spoke on the record, saying Schneiderman repeatedly hit them during the course of their relationships with him in recent years, and never with their consent.

ATF agent shot in the head in Chicago during undercover operation, manhunt underway

Chicago police say a federal ATF agent was shot in the head and critically wounded in Chicago while working on an investigation with local authorities. A manhunt for the gunman was underway on Friday morning.

Multiple injuries reported after explosion rocks Wisconsin oil refinery

Multiple people were injured on Thursday in an explosion at a Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior, Wisconsin, fire officials said. Six people are in hospital, though their conditions are unclear.
Members of the team that performed the surgery.

US veteran who survived blast in Afghanistan receives first penis and scrotum transplant

The transplant included the scrotum and part of the abdominal wall.

Suspect held on murder charges after van speeds down Toronto sidewalk, killing 10 and injuring 15 — but the motive remains elusive

It was not immediately clear what caused the driver to strike the pedestrians in a busy intersection in the north-central part of the city.

NYPD officers fatally shot a Brooklyn man carrying a metal pipe

New York City police officers on Wednesday fatally shot an unarmed black man carrying a metal pipe, mistaking it for a firearm, police said.