The Texas senator was heckled by the audience for not endorsing Trump. The GOP nominee said that he considered not letting Cruz speak at the convention after reviewing his speech, but decided against it.
Finance officials of major economies pledged Sunday to boost sluggish global growth but announced no joint initiatives and promised to defend against the shockwaves of Britain's vote to leave the European Union.
Afghanistan marked a national day of mourning on Sunday, a day after at least 80 people were killed by a suicide bomber attack on a peaceful demonstration. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State group.
Southeast Asia's main grouping apparently failed to reach a consensus on how to deal with China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea, intensifying a diplomatic stalemate that officials said they hope to resolve after closed-door parleys on Sunday.
Thousands of homes remained evacuated Sunday as two massive wildfires raged in tinder-dry California hills and canyons, and authorities said a burned body was found in one neighborhood swept by the flames.
Israel's Foreign Ministry says a senior official has met with a visiting former military general from Saudi Arabia. The meeting marks a rare public engagement between countries that have no official relations.
Before he was killed with a bomb squad robot's device, a suspect in the Dallas shootings that killed five police officers told a hostage negotiator that he was upset about recent police shootings and angry at white people, Dallas Police Chief David Brown said. The suspect said he wanted to kill police officers, especially white ones, according to Brown. “We're hurting, our profession is hurting, Dallas officers are hurting,” Brown stated. “We are heartbroken. There are no words to describe the atrocity that occurred to our city. All is known is that this must stop, this divisiveness.”
Dallas police chief after shootings: "This must stop"
Dallas shooting as seen from downtown high rise
President Obama's full remarks on Dallas police killings
Dallas police salute as bodies of 2 slain officers leave hospital