Hollande Defends Free Speech Amid Anti-Charlie Hebdo Protests
January 17 2015 10:45 AM
"There are tensions abroad where people don't understand our attachment to the freedom of speech," French President Hollande says.
Pope Francis To Visit US, Hopes To Soothe Conservatives
January 17 2015 10:24 AM
Upcoming visit expected to cater to American Catholics, many of whom are dismayed with Pope's shift away from issues like abortion and gay marriage.
3 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Fighting At Donetsk Airport
January 17 2015 9:52 AM
Peace talks stalled and three soldiers were killed at Ukraine's main airport in the city of Donetsk.
US, Italy 'Aggressively Monitored' Muslims, WikiLeaks Cables Say
January 17 2015 3:31 AM
Before 2005, about 200 Muslims were expelled from Italy on suspicion of extremism, while more than 2,000 Muslims were "aggressively monitored."
Belgium Raids Spur Crackdown, Europe On High Alert
January 16 2015 6:13 PM
Following the anti-terror raids, security forces are on high alert due to the return of jihadist fighters to Belgium.
Belgian Jews Still Anxious After Counterterrorism Raids
January 16 2015 4:17 PM
Jewish schools in Belgium were closed Friday following anti-terrorism raids in which two gunmen were killed.
'Creating Is An Act Of Resistance'
January 16 2015 2:29 PM
Paris artists unite in the wake of the attacks on Charlie Hebdo and the kosher market.
The Word (And Power) Of Pope Francis In Tacloban
January 16 2015 12:36 PM
Rebuilding typhoon-hit Tacloban in the Philippines was dragging until the pope said he would visit. Suddenly it was like a miracle occurred.
Terrorism Ruled Out In Latest Paris Hostage Situation
January 16 2015 10:05 AM
Local media sources say the armed hostage-taker at the post office called the police himself and was rambling incoherently about "heartbreak."
France Now Faces Multiple Fronts In Terror Fight
January 16 2015 8:35 AM
France's commitment to striking ISIS in Iraq is now raising concerns over increased domestic terrorism.
When Free Speech Collides With Hate Speech
January 16 2015 8:14 AM
In the wake of the "Je Suis Charlie" solidarity, the arrest of a French comedian over a Facebook post is drawing charges of hypocrisy.
Journalist Shot During Anti-Charlie Hebdo Protests In Pakistan
January 16 2015 6:52 AM
Police reportedly fired in the air and used tear gas to control unruly crowds outside the French consulate in Karachi.
Kerry Visit Coincides With Paris Anti-Terrorism Raids
January 16 2015 5:04 AM
Twelve people were arrested for suspected links to ISIS while a train station was evacuated after a suspicious package triggered a bomb threat.
Freed Italian Aid Workers Arrive In Rome From Syria
January 16 2015 12:26 AM
According to unconfirmed reports, the two women were freed after the Italian government paid a multimillion-dollar ransom.
Putin Will Not Be Invited To Next G7, Host Merkel Says
January 15 2015 9:37 PM
Russia was also excluded from last year's G7 meeting, in response to its role in the Ukraine crisis.
Donetsk Airport Battle Continues Amid Mixed Media Reports
January 15 2015 4:40 PM
Both the Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists are claiming victory in the fight for the airport.
Charlie Hebdo Contributor: 'I Really Hold It Against You, Charb'
January 15 2015 3:38 PM
One of the founders of Charlie Hebdo holds the satirical magazine’s former editor responsible for controversial content.
Paris Attacks Prompt Latest Turkey-Israel Spat
January 15 2015 2:48 PM
The war of words between the two countries shows that ties between the former allies are near their lowest point in years.
Belgian Police Arrest Over A Dozen People In Anti-Terror Raids
January 15 2015 2:04 PM
Two people, suspected to have links to ISIS and plotting to attack a police station, were killed in a raid in Verviers.
Is This France's 9/11 Moment?
January 15 2015 1:44 PM
In the aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack, many in Paris are bracing for a culture of fear and racism — and possibly war.