Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis' chief financial adviser and Australia's most senior Catholic, is the highest-ranking Vatican official to ever be charged in the church's long-running sexual abuse scandal
Officials in Maryland have released dramatic body, and dash-cam video, of a deadly police gun battle with an armed robbery suspect in Baltimore county.
Two years after winding down its military operation in Afghanistan, NATO has agreed to send more troops to the war-ravaged country to help train and work alongside the Afghan security forces.
The officer who fatally shot Laquan McDonald testified that he felt pressured to cooperate with investigators. A judge allowed some statements to be used.
The Trump administration's travel ban blocking foreigners from six Muslim-majority countries and refugees fleeing persecution will take effect Thursday, following the Supreme Court's decision earlier this week to temporarily uphold portions of the ban.