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President Donald Trump waves goodbye at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., Aug. 22, 2017.<br>Isaac Martinez/U.S. Marine Corps

White House releases details of Trump’s 5-nation tour of Asia

President Donald Trump will meet U.S. servicemembers in Japan and South Korea during a tour of five Asian nations next month, the White House announced Monday.


Philippine military in push to defeat last Marawi fighters

Military spokesman Restituto Padilla said Tuesday there were 20-30 militants left, including about six to eight foreign fighters.


China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congress

Xi, who is expected to get a second five-year term as party leader at the gathering, will kick off events with an address indicating whether his personal political theory will be entered into the party constitution.


North Korea says ‘a nuclear war may break out any moment’

Kim In Ryong told the U.N. General Assembly's disarmament committee that North Korea is the only country in the world that has been subjected to "such an extreme and direct nuclear threat" from the United States since the 1970s.

Trump in Asia will call for increased pressure on North Korea

President Donald Trump will ask U.S. allies to pressure North Korea on its nuclear program in an upcoming trip to the Asia-Pacific region. He'll also meet with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.


Japanese court awards residents $5.4 million over Yokota aircraft noise

A Japanese court has awarded more than $5.4 million to people living near Yokota in western Tokyo as compensation for aircraft noise.


Air Force bids farewell to last active-duty C-130H cargo plane

The last C-130H Hercules cargo plane in the active-duty Air Force bid sayonara to Japan on Monday.


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