Philippine officials said at least 36 people are dead and more are missing after a passenger boat capsized in the central part of the country.
The car-sharing service Uber reported in June it is receiving one million requests for rides every day in China.
Last year, Americans again showed they are generous people.
U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday the United States and Cuba plan to reopen embassies in Washington and Havana later this month.
An Egyptian group connected to the Islamic State militants claimed responsibility for attacks Wednesday in the Sinai Peninsula.
Liberia has confirmed two mores case of Ebola, a few days after a young boy died from the virus.
The U.S. women’s soccer team has advanced to the final game of the FIFA World Cup tournament in Canada.
The number of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis cases is rising.
Negotiations on Iran’s nuclear program have been extended until July 7, U.S. officials said Tuesday.
President Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff met at the White House Tuesday.