VP Kamala Harris attends former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe’s state funeral in Tokyo

Vice President Kamala Harris attended the state funeral of assassinated former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday, as Tokyo was put under maximum security due to the high-profile procession. Harris represented the United States at the ceremony, which was attended by roughly 4,300 people. Other foreign dignitaries at Abe’s funeral include Indian Prime Minister Narendra … Read more

Italy’s Giorgia Meloni poised to win election as Europe turns right, exit polls show

Giogia Meloni, leader of the right-wing Brothers of Italy political party, appeared on track to win Italy’s election Sunday, according to exit polls. Rai state broadcaster said Meloni’s Brothers of Italy in alliance with two right-wing parties appeared headed to take as much as 45% of the vote in both chambers of Parliament, compared to … Read more

North Korea fires missile into sea as US aircraft carrier arrives in region

North Korea has fired a missile into the sea off its east coast shortly after a United States aircraft carrier arrived in the region. Reuters reported Saturday that an unspecified ballistic missile was fired into the Sea of Japan by North Korea but further details about the trajectory of the missile were unknown. The launch … Read more