Hamas holds funerals for slain gunmen
Hamas holds funerals for two of its gunmen, who were killed in Israeli airstrikes. The militant group had fired rockets at southern Israel from the Gaza Strip as violence continued after the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
CVS Health to acquire Aetna for $69 billion
U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for $69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending through lower-cost medical services in pharmacies.
Texas shooter's gun purchase result of 'bureaucratic failures': Pence
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited families of the victims of a church shooting and law enforcement officials in Sutherland Spring on Wednesday and said that the ability of the gunman to even purchase a weapon was the result of "bureaucratic failures."
U.S. President Trump meets with Japanese Emperor
U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania pay the Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko a visit at the Imperial Palace ahead of summit meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Tillerson urges Iraq, Kurds to resolve growing conflict
The U.S. is "concerned and saddened" by the heightening tensions between the Kurds and the Iraqi government, says Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
U.S. soldier Bergdahl could face life sentence for desertion
U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl will be sentenced by a military judge on Monday after the former Taliban hostage pleaded guilty to desertion charges for walking away from his post in Afghanistan in 2009.
U.S. lawmakers demand answers on Niger operation
U.S. senators said on Sunday the White House has not been forthcoming with details about the military's presence in Niger after the deaths of four soldiers there earlier this month and they want more answers on U.S. operations in the West African country.
Hillary Clinton slams threats to start war with North Korea
Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton calls 'cavalier' threats to start a war on the Korean peninsula "dangerous and short-sighted."