North, South Korea meet

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un committed in the rivals’ surprise meeting to sitting down with President Donald Trump and to a “complete denuclearization” of the peninsula.

Ireland repeals abortion law

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says after official results showed more than two-thirds of voters backed repealing Ireland’s constitutional abortion ban that he wants to make sure there are fewer crisis pregnancies and better sex education in schools going forward.

Venezuela frees Utah man

The White House thanks the government of Venezuela for releasing an American held in jail for two years but adds that U.S. policy toward the regime of Nicolas Maduro is not changing.

Indiana teacher out of hospital

An Indiana science teacher was released from a hospital a day after he was shot while tackling an armed student inside his middle school classroom. Jason Seaman was praised for his bravery.

Astronaut Alan Bean, 86, dies

Former Apollo 12 astronaut and painter Alan Bean, who was the fourth person to walk on the moon and later turned his passion for space into art, has died in Houston after a short illness. He was 86.

Dunford speaks at West Point

Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, urges nearly 950 graduating cadets at the U.S. Military Academy to “embrace the constant changes” facing the military as the best route to success.

U.S. Gulf Coast braces for storm

Florida and Mississippi launch emergency preparations ahead of the slow-moving Subtropical Storm Alberto, which is passing Cuba and is expected to hit the U.S. over the holiday weekend.

Elder Bush attends breakfast

President George H.W. Bush is getting out and meeting veterans in Kennebunkport, Maine, where he spends summers. The 93-year-old attended a monthly American Legion pancake breakfast.