UN atomic chief expects US cooperation on Iran nuke pact

VIENNA (AP) — The head of the U.N. agency monitoring the Iran nuclear deal says he emphasized the benefits of the pact in a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and says he is confident his message was heard.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

North Korea fires 4 banned ballistic missiles into sea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday fired four banned ballistic missiles that flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) on average, with three of them landing in waters that Japan claims as its exclusive economic zone, South Korean and Japanese officials said. The test-launches appeared to be a reaction to huge U.S.-South Korean military drills that those countries consider routine but that Pyongyang insists are an invasion rehearsal.

  • Written by HYUNG-JIN KIM , Associated Press

Trump expected to sign new travel ban order

WASHINGTON (AP) — A revised executive order temporarily barring the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries and halting the nation's refugee program is set to go to President Donald Trump soon.

  • Written by JULIE PACE and JILL COLVIN , Associated Press