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US Marines' bravery celebrated 100 years after French battle

US Marines' bravery celebrated 100 years after French battle

High-ranking military officials from the U.S., France and Germany have taken part in Memorial Day ceremonies at an American cemetery in northern France to mark the centennial of the battle of Belleau
Taliban suicide bombing kills 2 soldiers in Afghanistan

Taliban suicide bombing kills 2 soldiers in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says a suicide car bomb attack by the Taliban has killed at least two Afghan soldiers
Why adults in different parts of the globe live at home with their parents

Why adults in different parts of the globe live at home with their parents

Some parents dream of the day they come home to an empty nest, while others dread it.
New bout of heavy fighting in Yemen kills dozens

New bout of heavy fighting in Yemen kills dozens

Yemeni officials and witnesses say heavy fighting between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels in recent days has killed more than 150 people
Lebanon LGBT scene empowered despite crackdown

Lebanon LGBT scene empowered despite crackdown

Lebanon's LGBT community has made striking gains over the past decade, but an attempt to hold Pride celebrations last week sparked a backlash by authorities
WATCH:  New details emerge from surprise meeting of Korean leaders

WATCH: New details emerge from surprise meeting of Korean leaders

New information was released about South Korean President Moon Jae-in's meeting on Saturday with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. ABC News' Joohee Cho is in Seoul with all the details.
German nationalists plan Berlin march, face counter-protests

German nationalists plan Berlin march, face counter-protests

Supporters of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party are gathering for a march in central Berlin against Chancellor Angela Merkel's government, while opponents are mobilizing for
The Latest: US Gulf Coast braces for Alberto

The Latest: US Gulf Coast braces for Alberto

Florida, Alabama and Mississippi have launched emergency preparations ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto The slow-moving system is expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S.
WATCH:  South Korean president diffuses 'difficulties' with North Korea

WATCH: South Korean president diffuses 'difficulties' with North Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in briefed reporters on Sunday after a surprise meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. ABC News' Joohee Cho discusses the press conference from Seoul.
Abbas doctor: Palestinian leader healthy, leaving hospital

Abbas doctor: Palestinian leader healthy, leaving hospital

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' doctor says the 83-year-old leader is being discharged from hospital
Israeli strike on Gaza kills 3 Palestinian militants

Israeli strike on Gaza kills 3 Palestinian militants

Palestinian officials say an Israeli strike has killed two Gaza militants, after Israel's military says it targeted a militant observation post in response to an explosive device placed along the
Timeline: Korea-US summit goes through many twists and turns

Timeline: Korea-US summit goes through many twists and turns

The three leaders involved have gone back and forth on planned talks.
No longer driven by conflict, Colombians vote for president

No longer driven by conflict, Colombians vote for president

For decades, Colombia's bloody conflict with leftist rebels influenced decisions in the ballot box
Japan ex-PM Nakasone, witness to war and success, turns 100

Japan ex-PM Nakasone, witness to war and success, turns 100

It is somehow fitting in a country known for longevity that one of Japan's most prominent former leaders has reached 100 years of age
South Korean president  says he delivered Trump's message to Kim Jong Un

South Korean president says he delivered Trump's message to Kim Jong Un

Moon says he told Kim Jong Un that Trump is ready to end hostile relations.
Seoul: North Korea committed to US summit, denuclearization

Seoul: North Korea committed to US summit, denuclearization

S. Korea's president says N. Korean leader Kim committed to summit with President Trump and complete denuclearization
The Latest: Oman says 4th person killed by Cyclone Mekunu

The Latest: Oman says 4th person killed by Cyclone Mekunu

The Latest: Oman says 4th person killed by Cyclone Mekunu, raising the storm's overall death toll to 6
The Latest: Trump says Korea talks 'going along very well'

The Latest: Trump says Korea talks 'going along very well'

Trump says negotiations over a potential summit with the leader of North Korea are "going along very well." Trump told reporters, "We're doing very well in terms of the summit with North Korea,"
WATCH:  American citizen and his wife freed from captivity in Venezuela

WATCH: American citizen and his wife freed from captivity in Venezuela

Joshua Holt was held captive for two years after marrying a Venezuelan woman he met online; the police accused them both of dealing weapons and plotting to undermine the government.
Syria says it has named a constitutional committee

Syria says it has named a constitutional committee

Syria's Foreign Ministry says it has handed a list of the members it has named to a committee to review the national constitution to the Russian and Iranian ambassadors in Damascus