ISIS Jets Downed By Syrian Air Force
October 22 2014 8:15 AM
The planes had been identified as MiG 21 or MiG 23 models by witnesses interviewed earlier by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Hong Kong Protests Resume After Talks Fall Through
October 22 2014 7:17 AM
Demonstrators continue to occupy city streets despite a recent injunction by the Hong Kong High Court barring protesters from blocking roads.
UN Warns Iraq's Yazidis Facing ‘Attempted Genocide’
October 22 2014 6:18 AM
The Yazidis, who live primarily around the Sinjar mountains in Iraq’s northern Nineveh province, have faced several attacks from ISIS.
Secret Service's 'Problematic' Conduct Questioned Again
October 22 2014 5:48 AM
Investigators have reportedly found that a 2011 mission, dubbed “Operation Moonlight,” potentially compromised the president's security.
ISIS Seizes Airdropped Weapons In Kobani
October 22 2014 1:09 AM
The U.S. military had delivered nearly 30 packages containing weapons, ammunition and medical supplies for Kurdish fighters on Sunday.
Hong Kong Talks Begin
October 21 2014 7:45 AM
Just hours before the talks began, Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying gave an indication of a possible concession.
Modi's 'Make In India' Strikes Chord Among Young Shoppers: Report
October 21 2014 6:21 AM
The Make in India campaign, launched by Modi on Sept. 25, aims to turn India into a global manufacturing hub.
America's Billions Fail To Stop Record Afghan Poppy Output
October 21 2014 3:22 AM
Afghanistan produces more than 80 percent of the world's illicit opium, which reportedly helps fund the Taliban and other insurgent groups.
Iran 'Meeting Its Commitments' Under Interim Nuclear Deal: Report
October 21 2014 1:30 AM
Iran has diluted about 9,000 pounds of enriched uranium down to the level of natural uranium, the IAEA reportedly said.
Turkey In Talks To Aid Iraqi Kurds
October 20 2014 7:49 AM
The announcement from Turkey, which has so far refused to allow Kurdish fighters to cross into Syria, marks a major policy shift in Kobani fight.
Yahoo To Announce New Turnaround Plan: Report
October 20 2014 6:08 AM
Marissa Mayer, who took over as Yahoo’s CEO in 2012, has faced criticism from investors for failing to revive the company’s flagging growth.
Sweden Releases Photo Of Suspected Foreign Submarine
October 20 2014 3:41 AM
The Swedish military has been searching the Baltic Sea since Friday, following “credible information” about foreign underwater activity.
US Transports Weapons, Medical Supplies To Syrian Kurds
October 20 2014 1:09 AM
The airdrops were carried out amid opposition from Turkey, which had expressed reservations over supplying arms to Kurdish fighters in Syria.
Japan's Nuclear Reactors Near Volcanoes 'Not Safe': Expert
October 18 2014 6:53 AM
In September, a panel of regulators had declared the Sendai nuclear power plant, located near Mount Sakurajima, as safe.
Islamist Rebels Kill 22, Including Children, In Eastern Congo
October 18 2014 6:27 AM
The attack comes just two days after 27 people, including many children, were killed in the same area in raids by rebel militia.
Israel Has No Right To 'Desecrate' Al-Aqsa Mosque: Mahmoud Abbas
October 18 2014 5:08 AM
Abbas’ comments come at a time when there has been a significant uptick in violence in towns and villages around East Jerusalem.
Al Qaeda-Linked Group Releases German Hostages After Ransom Paid
October 18 2014 1:57 AM
The two German nationals were kidnapped in April after their yacht broke down near the Filipino province of Palawan.
ISIS Trains Members To Fly Fighter Jets
October 17 2014 7:44 AM
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that witnesses had seen ISIS militants flying fighter jets east of the Syrian city of Aleppo.
Pakistani Court Upholds Blasphemy Death Sentence
October 17 2014 5:50 AM
Asia Bibi’s case dates back to June 2009, when she allegedly made blasphemous comments during an altercation with her neighbors.
Palestinian Boy Shot Dead By Israeli Forces In West Bank
October 17 2014 3:11 AM
Bahaa Badr, 13, was shot in the chest after Israeli forces entered the village of Beit Liqya, about 17 miles west of Ramallah.