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The tragedy of the Vietnam war is graphically illustrated in this picture of a Vietnamese woman and her children wading across a river to escape bombs raining from U.S. planes during an air strike on their village near Qui Nhon. Planes were called in to knock out Viet Cong snipers who were firing on U.S. Marines from the village. This picture was selected by United Press International as one of the best of the year. - UPI PHOTO BY STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER KYOICHI SAWADA 12-9-65

The tragedy of the Viet Nam war is graphically illustrated in this picture of a Vietnamese woman and her children wading across a river to escape bombs raining from U. planes during an air strike on their village near Qui Nhon.

L3 Technologies is to provide night vision equipment to an unidentified international customer for border security and defense uses in a…

L3 Technologies gets order for night vision equipment

Technologies is to provide night vision equipment to an unidentified international customer for border security and defense uses in a…

On July 15, 1907, three press associations joined to form United Press, which would eventually become United Press International.

Almanac for Saturday, July 15, 2017

On July three press associations joined to form United Press, which would eventually become United Press International.

The United States has announced three Department of Defense programs for Lebanon to help its capability for border security and…

U.S. announces military aid packages for Lebanon

The United States has announced three Department of Defense programs for Lebanon to help its capability for border security and…

Marilyn Monroe — Roger Baker / Photographs From The Files Of United Press International ► http://etsy.me/1T4xx4N

Marilyn Monroe — Roger Baker / Photographs From The Files Of United Press International

The former leader of Mexico's Gulf Cartel was extradited to the United States to face drug conspiracy charges.

Alleged former Gulf Cartel leader extradited to United States

The former leader of Mexico's Gulf Cartel was extradited to the United States to face drug conspiracy charges.

A Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman warned the United States to avoid involvement in upcoming Russian presidential elections.

Don't meddle in presidential election, Russia's Foreign Ministry tells U.S.

A Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman warned the United States to avoid involvement in upcoming Russian presidential elections.

The United States is no longer a factor in the Middle East peace process, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said on Friday.

Abbas: U.S. no longer 'honest mediator in Mideast peace

The United States is no longer a factor in the Middle East peace process, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said on Friday.

The suspected mastermind behind killing two United Nations experts in the Democratic Republic of Congo was arrested Saturday, according to…

Congo reports suspect arrested in killing of 2 UN experts

ICC prosecutor says violence in Congo may very well be conflict crimes

Large snow totals and frigid temperatures are forecast across the United States for the rest of the week, after some places saw record snow…

Bitter cold, more snow expected across U.S. after record-breaking Christmas

Large snow totals and frigid temperatures are forecast across the United States for the rest of the week, after some places saw record snow…

Leaders in Turkey and the United Arab Emirates traded insults on Wednesday after a UAE minister criticized a revered military officer in…

Insult to Turkish war hero spurs feud between Turkey, UAE

Leaders in Turkey and the United Arab Emirates traded insults on Wednesday after a UAE minister criticized a revered military officer in Turkish history.

Palestine recalled its envoy to the United States Sunday after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Palestine recalls U.S. envoy following Trump Jerusalem decision

Palestine recalled its envoy to the United States Sunday after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

A British photographer captured time-lapse video of Ecuador's Reventador volcano spewing lava and ash.

Dramatic video of Ecuadorian volcano's eruption released

A British photographer captured time-lapse video of Ecuador's Reventador volcano spewing lava and ash.

In his first tweet of 2018, President Donald Trump on Monday criticized how the United States has "foolishly" given military aid to…

Trump's first tweet of 2018: U.S. 'foolishly' gave aid to Pakistan

In his first tweet of 2018, President Donald Trump on Monday criticized how the United States has "foolishly" given military aid to…

Seven Israeli chess players were denied entry into an international tournament in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, because the nation rejected their…

Israeli chess players denied entry into Saudi Arabia for tourney

Seven Israeli chess players were denied entry into an international tournament in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, because the nation rejected their…