- Washington Post Reporter, 3 Others Possibly Detained In Iran
July 24 2014 3:42 PM
It's unclear who may have taken Jason Rezaian, Yeganeh Salehi, and two others in Tehran.
- Kurd Fouad Massoum Voted New Iraqi President
July 24 2014 1:32 PM
The post is largely symbolic; since 2003, the Iraqi president has always been a Kurd.
- Is ISIS Ordering Female Genital Mutilation In Mosul?
July 24 2014 1:18 PM
A fatwa purportedly from the Islamic State orders girls ages 11 to 49 to undergo FGM. But is it real?
- Ukrainian Prime Minister To Step Down
July 24 2014 11:39 AM
Yatsenyuk attributed his resignation to Parliament's failure to pass laws.
- UN School In Gaza Hit By Israeli Fire; 5 Injured
July 24 2014 8:01 AM
The U.N. said it was the second time in three days that one of its schools took a direct hit from Israel.
- Jon Stewart To Buy CNN? Comedian Launches Mock Kickstarter Campaign
July 23 2014 10:56 PM
A $1 billion donation let's you host a CNN anchor "Hunger Games" fight to the death.
- A Moment Of Silence As First Bodies Of MH17 Victims Arrive In The Netherlands
July 23 2014 9:52 PM
A national day of mourning was declared in the Netherlands for the first time since 1962.
- Botched Execution: Arizona Inmate Takes Two Hours To Die
July 23 2014 7:44 PM
Joseph Rudolph Wood III was "gasping and snorting for more than an hour" after his execution started.
- MH17 Families Shouldn't 'Lust For Revenge': Dad Of Pan Am 103 Victim
July 23 2014 7:17 PM
Jim Swire assured relatives that MH17 victims didn't suffer when the plane was shot down.
- Putin's Daughter Lives In The Netherlands And Her Neighbors Are Fuming
July 23 2014 5:22 PM
Ukrainians living in the Netherlands staged a protest outside Maria Putin's apartment in Voorschoten.
- Teen Attempting Around-The-World Flight Killed In Samoa Crash
July 23 2014 4:56 PM
Haris was attempting to become the youngest person to fly around the world.
- Israeli Civilian Is First Death From Gaza Rocket Fire
July 15 2014 3:21 PM
The civliian suffered fatal wounds when a rocket struck an area near the Gaza-Israel border.
- FCC Site Back Up After Crashing On Last Day Of Net Neutrality Comments
July 15 2014 1:43 PM
The 18-year-old comment system couldn't handle the traffic on net neutrality.
- Libya Mulls International Security Force After Airport Attack
July 15 2014 11:42 AM
About 90 percent of planes and vehicles were destroyed in the attack.
- Israel Resumes Airstrikes In Gaza
July 15 2014 9:11 AM
After Hamas allegedly fired rockets into Israel amid discussion of a cease-fire proposal, Israel responded with airstrikes.
- Iraqi Army Aims To Retake Tikrit
July 15 2014 8:16 AM
Tikrit would be the first city that was taken over by the Islamic State to be reclaimed by the government.
- Hamas Weighs Cease-Fire Plan
July 15 2014 8:13 AM
As rockets continue to land in Israel, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urges Hamas and other militant groups to agree to a cease-fire.
- Costa Concordia Refloating Process Begins
July 14 2014 7:48 PM
It's expected to take five days to get the Costa Concordia to Genoa, where it will be scrapped.
- Iran's Only Jewish MP Compares Israeli Airstrikes To Nazi War Crimes
July 14 2014 2:50 PM
Siamak Moreh Sedgh's comments may be shocking, but they're not surprising; he's not outspoken about the Iranian regime.
- Syria Fires Another Rocket Into Israel
July 14 2014 11:39 AM
The Israel Defense Forces confirmed the attack, making it the second rocket fired from Syria in as many days.