Israeli authorities say they have advanced plans to build nearly 800 homes in West Bank settlements
The U.S. military says its troop withdrawal from Somalia is complete, in one of the last actions of President Donald Trump’s presidency
People who have lived or worked in areas actually beset by conflict say the comparison trivializes the reality of war.
The WHO says it’s working on a more neutral naming system.
Faced with a rapid resurgence of COVID-19 overwhelming the country’s hospitals and driven by a more infectious virus variant, South Africa has delayed reopening its schools
Lebanon has finalized a deal with Pfizer to secure 2.1 million doses of the vaccine against coronavirus amid a surge in infections in the small country
Iran has been ramping up its breaches, while June elections may complicate diplomacy.
All 176 people aboard the flight to Kyiv died when it was hit by a missile fired amid U.S.-Iran tensions.
An effort by a self-exiled senior member of the banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party to return to her homeland has failed after after an airline refused to carry her
Spanish mountaineer Sergi Mingote has died while climbing K2, the world's second highest summit, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced Saturday.
When the UK Prime Minister addressed the nation on December 20, the news was bad enough: Christmas was canceled.
Uganda's longtime leader Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected for a sixth term amid allegations of fraud and lack of transparency around the vote count.
Preparations for the Australian Open hit a major stumbling block on Saturday after 47 players were told they couldn't train or practice after some passengers on two charter planes arriving in Melbourne returned positive Covid-19 test results.
Dozens of people were killed and hundreds more injured after a powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia's Sulawesi island.
The bitcoin roller coaster continues.
With the coronavirus pandemic shuttering theaters for months on end and major blockbusters delayed into an unforeseeable future, 2020 was one of the worst years in domestic box office history.
Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy S21 lineup of phones, which feature upgraded cameras and new privacy features.
The US economy and labor market, still far from fully recovered, are now bracing for a terrible, virus-spreading winter. It is hard to feel optimistic, but help is on the way. A strong recovery in the second half of 2021 may lead the unemployment rate to return to its natural rate of about 4.2 to 4.5% in 2022.
Four House committees asked the FBI and other agencies for information related to security and intelligence failures connected to the Jan. 6 riots in D.C.
A British man who accidentally threw out a hard drive with a trove of bitcoin wants local city officials to let him search for it in a landfill site.
Parler survived being pushed out of Apple and Google's app stores, but getting kicked off Amazon's cloud has made Parler absent from the internet for days.
Laschet is currently the prime minister of Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia region, the most populous federal state in the country.
The Biden administration will also "quickly jumpstart" efforts to make the vaccines available at local pharmacies across the U.S.
Joe Biden moves into the White House in the coming week with the biggest stock market tailwind since Election Day for possibly any president in history.
Stocks fell on Friday after President-elect Joe Biden announced details of a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan and major banks released their quarterly results.
Russian prison service said he was detained for multiple violations of parole and terms of a suspended prison sentence.
High Commissioner ‘raises concern’ with Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa
He plans to sign executive decrees to end targeted restrictions on immigration, join Paris climate accord
California state prison officials said he died Saturday of natural causes at a hospital.
‘Appalling abuses against minorities’
Neera Tanden, who has been nominated as Director of Management and Budget, and Dr. Vivek Murthy, nominated as the U.S. Surgeon General, top the list
FBI has warned of armed protests as extremists are emboldened by Jan. 6 attack