Missouri Political News: Missouri General Assembly Concludes 2019 Legislative Session

 JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) — With the conclusion of the 2019 legislative session, the Missouri…

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | Gov. Pritzker gives Democrats near-record power in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. —Jan 14, 2019—Billionaire J.B. Pritzker took the oath Monday as Illinois governor, giving Democrats…

UNITED NATIONS |The UN General Assembly has endorsed a sweeping accord to ensure safe and orderly migration with US and 4 others opposed

UNITED NATIONS — The UN General Assembly has endorsed a sweeping accord to ensure safe and…

UNITED NATIONS | UN General Assembly endorses global migration accord

UNITED NATIONS— The U.N. General Assembly has endorsed a sweeping accord to ensure safe and orderly…

UNITED NATIONS | UN approves compact to support world’s refugees, US objects

UNITED NATIONS  — Despite opposition from the United States and Hungary, the U.N. General Assembly has…

UNITED NATIONS | US fails to win UN condemnation of Hamas militants in Gaza

UNITED NATIONS — A U.S.-sponsored draft resolution that for the first time would have condemned the…

UNITED NATIONS | UN: New information could shed light on Hammarskjold crash

UNITED NATIONS — New information has been received that could shed light on the mysterious 1961…

BELGRADE, Serbia | Kosovo’s application for Interpol membership rejected

BELGRADE, Serbia— Officials from Serbia and Kosovo say an application for membership by Kosovo to join…

The Latest: UN expert: Government abductions are new worry

The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went…

MOSCOW | Russian ex-deputy premier elected chess federation chief

MOSCOW — The World Chess Federation says it has elected a former Russian government official as…

UNITED NATIONS | Trump dominated UN, but US nationalism at odds with world

UNITED NATIONS — U.S. President Donald Trump dominated this year’s gathering of global leaders that ended…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Multilateralism main theme at General Assembly

UNITED NATIONS  — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 8:15 p.m. The…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Somali FM calls for end to UN arms embargo

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Somalia’s…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Dominica: A year after hurricane, we’re stronger

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 7 p.m. A…

UNITED NATIONS  | The Latest: Canada delays UN speech amid trade talks with US

UNITED NATIONS  — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 6 p.m. Canadian…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Nations convey sympathy after Indonesian tsunami

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 4:40 p.m. The…

UNITED NATIONS | India, at UN: Pakistan is harboring terrorists

UNITED NATIONS  — India’s foreign minister accused neighboring Pakistan of harboring terrorists in an angry speech…

UNITED NATIONS | We too: At gathering of nations, women’s voices ring loud

UNITED NATIONS — In a pivotal week for women in the United States, the U.N. put…

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran’s FM calls Netanyahu’s claims at UN an ‘obscene charge’

TEHRAN, Iran— Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency says the country’s foreign minister has denounced Israeli Prime…

UNITED NATIONS | Iran denies Israeli accusation of ‘secret atomic warehouse’

UNITED NATIONS— Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran on Thursday of keeping a “secret atomic…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Iran dismisses Israeli ‘atomic warehouse’ claim

UNITED NATIONS — The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 8:05 p.m.…

SKOPJE, Macedonia | Macedonian president urges voters to skip name change vote

SKOPJE, Macedonia — The president of Macedonia strongly urged voters Thursday to abstain from a weekend…

UNITED NATIONS | Israel accuses Iran of harboring ‘secret atomic warehouse’

UNITED NATIONS — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran on Thursday of keeping a “secret…

UNITED NATIONS | Drama, visual aids as Netanyahu makes nuclear claims on Iran

UNITED NATIONS — This was no normal diplomatic speech. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held the…

UNITED NATIONS | Israel, Palestinians on agenda at UN General Assembly

UNITED NATIONS — Israeli and Palestinian leaders are preparing to take center stage within an hour…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Congo to boycott UN meetings about the country

UNITED NATIONS — The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 11:20 p.m.…

UNITED NATIONS | US, Japan agree to negotiate a free trade agreement

UNITED NATIONS  — The United States and Japan announced Wednesday they will open negotiations on a…

UNITED NATIONS | As pressure grows, Venezuela’s Maduro addresses UN

UNITED NATIONS— Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro showed up unexpectedly at the U.N. General Assembly on…

NEW YORK | Trump: Heads of state ‘were laughing with me,’ not at me

NEW YORK— No one laughs at Donald Trump. The president on Wednesday dismissed as “fake news”…

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Trump touts trade deals at UN news conference

UNITED NATIONS  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s appearance at the U.N. General Assembly (all…