New Russian Submarine Activity Suspected In Baltic Sea
October 31 2014 11:29 AM
A week after Sweden launched a major search for a Russian sub, nearby Latvia said one may be operating off its coast as well.
West Should 'Look Into' Merits Of Iranian Law, Human-Rights Official Says
October 31 2014 10:16 AM
Iran's Mohammad Javad Larijani said assuming only good things come from the West "is a very destructive idea of human rights."
Swiss Prosecutors Confirm Arrest Of 3 Iraqis For Plotting Terror Attack
October 31 2014 8:05 AM
Authorities had arrested the three people in March but waited before making a public announcement so as not to endanger the investigation.
Russian Jets Intercepted Over Europe Yet Again
October 30 2014 6:00 PM
Russian overflights of Europe are “provocative and confrontational,” says one analyst.
Ukraine, Russia And EU To Sign Gas Deal
October 30 2014 5:43 PM
The three parties have reportedly agreed on a deal to resume Russian gas supplies to Ukraine.
Russian Jets In Europe: A New Cold War, Or Just Plain Old Diplomacy
October 30 2014 4:27 PM
Russian airborne forays into Europe may be seen as aggression -- or they may be a form of diplomatic brinksmanship.
Israel Recalls Ambassador To Sweden Over Recognition Of Palestinian State
October 30 2014 2:47 PM
Sweden's leftist government fulfilled a campaign promise by recognizing a Palestinian state. It is the third Western European country to do so.
Sweden Recognizes State Of Palestine
October 30 2014 7:58 AM
The decision makes Sweden the first European Union member in Western Europe to officially recognize the State of Palestine.
Ukraine Gas Supplies In Doubt As Russia Seeks EU Payment Deal
October 30 2014 4:44 AM
Some critics of Russia question whether its motivation is financial or whether prolonging the wrangling suits Moscow's diplomatic agenda.
Zambia's President Dead From An Undisclosed Illness
October 29 2014 4:01 AM
Michael Sata had traveled to London for treatment at the King Edward VII hospital on Oct. 19 with his wife and family members.
US Warns Russia Against Endorsing Ukraine Rebel Elections
October 29 2014 3:00 AM
Following Sunday's elections, the self-proclaimed republics of Donetsk and Luhansk announced plans to elect regional leaders in eastern Ukraine.
British MPs Criticize UK's Immigration 'Mess'
October 29 2014 2:28 AM
Opinion polls show immigration is a major concern for voters and it has fuelled the rise of the UK Independence Party.
Hungarians Protest Internet Tax
October 29 2014 1:54 AM
The government’s move to tax Internet service providers has been criticized as a threat to the country’s economic growth.
Evolution Is Real; God Is Not A ‘Magician’
October 28 2014 12:50 PM
Pope Francis has said that the concepts of evolution and creationism are not mutually exclusive ideas.
Russian Submarine Spotted In Arctic Circle
October 28 2014 12:43 PM
Norwegian scientists spotted a Russian submarine that had breached the ice in the Arctic Circle.
Did Military Aircraft Shoot Down MH17?
October 28 2014 11:46 AM
Dutch prosecutors investigating the MH17 tragedy consider theory that it might have been shot down by a military aircraft.
Russia Backs Rebel Polls In Ukraine
October 28 2014 8:02 AM
Although a truce went into effect on Sept. 5, several violations have been reported over the past few weeks.
Obama’s Approval Rating Plummets Before Midterm Elections
October 27 2014 8:37 PM
Republicans already are expected to win three of the six seats they need to control the Senate.
'Hooligans' Turn Violent Against German Police In Cologne
October 27 2014 1:04 PM
A march by "Hooligans Against Salafism" turned violent on Sunday. Some shouted "foreigners out" and displayed far-right paraphernalia.
Courting The Cord-Cutter Vote
October 27 2014 8:57 AM
Candidates need to figure out a strategy for reaching voters who don’t have TVs — and they’re running out of time.