President Barack Obama lauded Muslim Americans as patriots and heroes, and decried discrimination and violence against Muslims in the U.S.
Large metal barrier that separates Nogales, Arizona, from Nogales, Sonora, isn't that popular with those who live near it
Many say law discriminates against transgender people; league decision will cost state millions of dollars that basketball fans spend every year at the game
'It’s clear that Trump has not studied and is thus ignorant about American interests ... in that part of the world,' former VP Walter Mondale says
US expresses support for Turkey's democratically-elected government, but also concern about Ankara's crackdown
Nothing about Trump - his background, his flamboyant personality - said presidential candidate, but here we are
The Republican Party’s presidential nominee, Donald Trump, gained the support of many voters by saying he would build a wall to keep undocumented immigrants and drugs from coming across the border from Mexico. Critics have called his idea impractical and offensive to Mexico, while supporters say such a bold approach is needed to control the border. VOA’s Greg Flakus has more from the border town of Nogales, Arizona.
Gretchen Carlson, former ‘Fox & Friends’ host who filed lawsuit against Roger Ailes, among a number of female employees making allegations
Alexander Fishenko draws 10-year prison term for shipping $50M worth of electronic components to be used in radar, guidance systems, bomb detonators
In effort to increase campaign’s appeal to women, Ivanka Trump to introduce her father before his nomination speech
Causes range from immigrant rights to the Black Lives Matter movement to voter empowerment
US secretary of state praises coalition action to sap Islamic State's strength, but also warns more fighting will be necessary, urges allies to cooperate more closely
US president has tried to connect with youths via Young South East Asian Leaders Initiative, and he'll be present at next summit in Laos in September
Donald Trump delivered his acceptance speech to the Republican National Convention, painting America as a country in dire straits, under attack both at home and abroad. He says he is the only candidate capable of making America safe and vows to take the actions necessary to protect Americans who feel unsafe.
The biggest difference in mortality falls between the ages of 40 and 65 -- when voting activity peaks
Concerns arise over how proposal for providing ‘lethal defensive weapons’ was altered
Florida police chief offers no explanation, but promises thorough investigation of incident, which was recorded on cellphone
Portuguese ex-PM Guterres and Slovenia’s former president Turk both garnered strong support from Security Council’s 15 members in first informal ballots
Texas senator draws party ire — and chorus of boos — for refusing to endorse nominee Donald Trump