US vice presidential candidates have traded blows over their running-mates' foreign policy credentials. Republican Governor Mike Pence blamed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for the rise of the "Islamic State" militant group.
Biden served as vice president under Barack Obama from 2008 to 2016. The veteran politician joins a crowded field of candidates vying to win the Democratic Party's presidential nomination and defeat Donald Trump in 2020.
Donald Trump has repeatedly complained about the social media giant's supposed bias against conservatives. Trump's latest complaints came after the company's shares surged 15 percent.
Benjamin Netanyahu intends to name a new settlement in the Golan Heights after Donald Trump. The US president has recognized Israeli sovereignty in the region, which is occupied Syrian territory under international law.
NATO's unresolved long-term issues won't go away. But on its 70th anniversary event in the US capital, the trans-Atlantic alliance at least received the timely affirmation that broader Washington is behind it.
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