Kavanaugh, Ford agree

to testify on Thursday

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accused him of sexual assault, tentatively agree to testify.

U.S., China tensions

rise amid trade dispute

China called off trade talks with U.S. officials that had been planned for this week after the U.S. boosted sanctions.

Survivor found in

ferry; deaths top 200

Rescuers found a man alive on a capsized Tanzanian ferry two days after the disaster, and the death toll soared past 200.

Arab separatists attack

Iran military parade

Militants disguised as soldiers fire on an annual military parade, killing 2 dozen and injuring scores more.

UN to address world

problems at meeting

The U.N. convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together.