Embassies 'Safer And More Secure' After Benghazi
December 10 2014 1:15 PM
The second hearing of the House Select Committee on Benghazi focused on how security has improved since the 2012 terrorist attack.
Why ISIS Can't Take Baghdad
December 10 2014 12:53 PM
Six months after taking Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, the Islamic State group appears stymied in efforts to also take Baghdad.
Kurdish Forces Say They Now Control 'More Than Half' Of Kobani
December 10 2014 12:10 PM
Despite suffering a high death toll and a number of defections, Kurdish forces say they are advancing against ISIS.
Mexican Man Interrupts Malala Yousafzai Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony
December 10 2014 10:51 AM
The man reportedly said, "Please Malala ... Mexico," before being whisked away by security.
Journalists Worldwide React To CIA Torture Report
December 10 2014 9:29 AM
In general, foreign newspapers chose to feature or ignore the U.S. CIA report on torturous interrogation techniques.
Palestinian Minister Dies After Being Struck By Israeli Troops
December 10 2014 6:18 AM
Ziad Abu Ein, a minister without portfolio, died during a protest in the occupied West Bank.
Assad's Forces Accused Of Killing 3 Syrian Journalists In Missile Attack: Report
December 10 2014 5:59 AM
The journalists were working with the Orient News, a local opposition news network, which claimed that the attack was made by Assad's forces.
UN To Resume Food Aid For Syrian Refugees
December 10 2014 5:15 AM
The World Food Programme's food aid, which was a lifeline for over 1.7 million Syrian refugees, will resume by mid-December.
US Citizen Indicted In Israel For Plotting Terror Attacks
December 10 2014 12:22 AM
Adam Everett Livvix, a 30-year-old Christian from Texas, had been living in Israel illegally since his permit expired in September 2013.
Iran's Nuclear Shopping List
December 09 2014 8:28 PM
If Iran completes work on its heavy water reactor, the country could produce enough plutonium to make several nuclear weapons a year.
'On The Verge Of Collapse'
December 09 2014 5:31 PM
The U.S. is making a new effort, some of it secret, to save Syrian rebels.
ISIS Reacts To CIA Torture Report
December 09 2014 2:09 PM
The militant group released a flood of "news reports" from its self-declared caliphate condemning U.S. torture.
ISIS Cracks Down On Internet Users in Raqqa
December 09 2014 1:06 PM
The Islamic State group is going after Internet users in its stronghold of Raqqa, Syria.
America Needs To 'Clean Up Its Own Human Rights Issues': China
December 09 2014 11:41 AM
Now the U.S. is in no position to talk about human rights in other countries, China's official news agency said.
Lebanon Releases ISIS Leader's Ex-Wife
December 09 2014 10:42 AM
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's ex-wife and Anas Sharkas' wife could not be charged with committing any crime.
ISIS Recruitment Numbers Triple In Indonesia
December 09 2014 8:17 AM
The world's largest Muslim nation may lack the resources to adequately monitor the terrorist group's growing efforts there.
Hagel In Baghdad As US Sees Momentum Against Islamic State
December 09 2014 6:30 AM
Hagel is the first U.S. secretary of defense to visit Iraq since President Barack Obama ordered American troops out of the country in 2011.
ISIS Using Foreign Fighters As ‘Cannon Fodder:' Australia
December 09 2014 5:49 AM
The Australian government has accused ISIS of tricking foreign recruits into believing that they play a key role in a religious crusade.
Coalition To Send More Troops To Iraq
December 09 2014 12:14 AM
In the coming months, the number of U.S. troops alone in Iraq will grow to over 3,000.
Airstrikes Show Israel Worries About Hezbollah, Not ISIS
December 08 2014 2:37 PM
The U.S. is trying to build a coalition to fight the Islamic State, but its closest ally in the Middle East has more pressing concerns.