Japan's deputy foreign minister said there has been no progress in trying to secure the release of a Japanese journalist and a Jordanian pilot.
The state announced that it is seeking a new combination of drugs to be used in lethal injections, after a botched execution last year.
Israel's U.S. ambassador said it would have been "inappropriate" for him to inform the White House of Netanyahu's upcoming speech to Congress.
The rearmament of strategic nuclear missile forces is an absolute priority, according to the Russian government.
The social network announced in its quarterly earnings report this week that its user count has grown to 1.39 billion.
A campaign would've been a "difficult test and a hard fight," he says. His own weaknesses and a strong pool made 2016 success unlikely.
With the help of apps such as Lyft, Pandora and Shazam, Google Now is getting smarter.