German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that the Brexit negotiations have made insufficient progress so far to go to the next phase and tackle future relations between the EU and Britain but was heartened by recent progress.
Spain's government immediately rejects threat by Catalonia's leader to explicitly declare independence unless talks are held, calling a special Cabinet session for the weekend to activate measures to take control of the region's semi-autonomous powers.
A presidential bid by a celebrity Russian TV host has drawn conflicting reaction from the nation's beleaguered opposition, with some accusing her of playing into the Kremlin hands and others welcoming her bid.
British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at a European Union summit with a call for urgency and a pledge to treat EU residents well once Britain leaves the bloc _ the latest attempt to reinvigorate the divorce negotiations.
A former county attorney says he's seeking the Democratic nomination for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District in 2018, a little over a week after Democrat Carol Shea-Porter said she plans to step down at the end of her term.
Beijing, host of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, has formed a "snow affairs work team," and invited experts from Finland, Canada and other nations to help out with the problem of too little of the white stuff.
Amnesty International has issued a report alleging that Poland's authorities have used surveillance, prosecutions and harassment _ and excessive force in rare cases _ against peaceful anti-government protesters since 2016.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas said on July 13, 2017 that he will now vote "yes" after his amendment creating a fund to help insurers cover people with higher medical costs was added to the Senate health care bill.
Cruz supports revised GOP health care bill with his amendment attached
Rep. Mike Thompson: "To sweep this under the rug is a shame"
Trump tells French president's wife: 'You're in such a good shape'
Trump's FBI pick wants to lead independent bureau that will "make every American proud"