Pyongyang says it his holding Jeffrey Edward Fowle for “committing acts inconsistent with the purpose of a tourist visit.”
New American ambassador Suze LeVine placed her hand on a Kindle Touch displaying the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitiution
State Department has confirmed that six American men who were aboard a ship have been detained in Honduras since May 5.
12 Ukrainian soldiers killed, including a general who served in the Soviet army and was in charge of combat training.
Thailand’s army imposed martial law amid a deepening political crisis that has seen six months of protests and claimed at least 28 lives.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday she was “personally skeptical” that Iran would agree to a comprehensive deal to remove its nuclear weapon capabilities but said the Obama administration faced a promising opportunity that required it to “give diplomacy space to work.”
Government troops are advancing on pro-Russian militia in eastern Ukraine.
Government is desperate to stop fighting between its troops and pro-Russian militia in its southern port city.
They had been held by pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine for over a week.
Ukraine launched an offensive against pro-Russian forces; officials say a fire in the southern port city of Odessa killed 31 people.