Tensions between the United States and Iran could be rising to "the brink of a catastrophic military clash", experts warn, as the US announces plans to send more troops to the Middle East.
The Trump administration insists climate change is not a big deal, but the Pentagon can see its bases going under water with its own eyes. This is how it's fighting back.
Solomon Islands is one of six Pacific nations which recognises Taiwan, and the United States has signalled it would like Australia to use its influence in the region to make sure none of them switch allegiance to Beijing.
Cross-party Brexit talks between Prime Minister Theresa May's Government have broken down due to what Labour says is a 'weak' government, as Mrs May's Conservative Party colleagues eye the top job.
New Zealand's Trade Minister says the Pacific nation is willing to work with China on its Belt and Road initiative and says it can offer its expertise in areas such as regulation and the environment.
China says its navy warned US ships sailing near islands claimed by Beijing in the South China Sea to leave the area and that the US should stop such provocative acts.
President Donald Trump tells the National Rifle Association he will pull the United States out of an international arms treaty signed in 2013 by then-president Barack Obama that was opposed by the NRA and other conservative groups.
On Tuesday, the Chinese navy will turn 70, and Beijing is marking the occasion by showing off new toys rapidly commissioned and completed by the emerging global power.
Search and rescue teams found wreckage from a crashed Japanese F-35 stealth fighter in the Pacific Ocean close to northern Japan, but authorities continue searching for the missing pilot.
Prime Minister Theresa May offers politicians the chance to vote in two weeks for a potentially disorderly no-deal Brexit or to delay Britain's exit from the European Union if her attempt to ratify a divorce agreement fails.