June 13, 2013 The three-person crew includes China's second female astronaut, being billed as the country's "first teacher in space."
June 11, 2013 China's leaders and media outlets are calling the launch the next step in China's "space dream," which began in earnest 10 years ago with the country's first manned spaceflight.
June 9, 2013 The talks are the first in two years on the divided peninsula, where tensions in recent months have threatened to spark armed conflict.
June 9, 2013 During their two days of talks in California, the leaders reportedly enjoyed "unique, positive and constructive" discussions and forged broad agreement on North Korea.
June 8, 2013 The man suspected of setting the deadly fire left a suicide note at his home and reportedly kept a blog of his frustrations with the government in obtaining social security benefits.
June 8, 2013 Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who has promised to push back on the strikes, lodges a formal protest with a top U.S. envoy in Islamabad.
June 8, 2013 The gunman was wearing an Afghan military uniform and reportedly killed two U.S. soldiers and a civilian following an argument.
June 8, 2013 The goal of the meeting between President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping is for the leaders of the world's largest economies to find common ground and build trust. But the summit threatens to be overshadowed by revelations about secret NSA surveillance programs.
June 7, 2013 A bill passed by a majority of lawmakers present would mirror similar laws in Europe that make Holocaust denial a crime.
June 7, 2013 A U.S. drone aircraft fired two missiles at a target in Pakistan, killing seven people, according to reports. The strike comes two days after Pakistan's new prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, was sworn in — an occasion Sharif used to voice his displeasure with U.S. drone attacks in his country.