Iran Executes Woman Who Killed Man That Tried To Rape Her
October 25 2014 3:09 AM
Despite an international campaign which worked for her release, the Iranian authorities executed her by hanging at dawn.
European Banking Giant Braces For $1 Billion Libor Fine
October 24 2014 11:50 PM
Germany's largest lender is reportedly on the cusp of a deal over Libor-rigging allegations, which have cost the bank billions already.
Russian Oil Giant Asks For State Cash As Western Sanctions Bite
October 23 2014 6:01 AM
Rosneft, Russia's largest oil producer has asked for more than 2 trillion rubles from the country's National Wealth Fund.
Teen Surfer Fights Off Shark In Australia [PHOTOS]
October 19 2014 4:04 AM
Kirra-Belle Olsson, 13, was surfing off Avoca beach, 60 miles north of Sydney, when she was bitten on the left ankle by a 3-foot shark.
Ebola 'Becoming More Contagious,' Experts Fear
October 19 2014 2:03 AM
Doctors in the U.S. and U.K. warn they are finding more of the virus in the bodies of infected people than they did during previous outbreaks.
ISIS Crucifies Teenage Boy For 'Apostasy'
October 19 2014 12:31 AM
Graphic pictures show the body of a teenage boy, who was accused of apostasy and of photographing the militant group's military headquarters.
Only 4% Of Pakistani Drone Victims Identified As Al Qaeda
October 18 2014 1:14 AM
Researchers found only 111 of 2,379 drone victims killed in Pakistan since 2004 were "senior commander[s] of any armed group."
Meet The Kurdish Female Fighters Battling ISIS
October 12 2014 5:44 AM
The YPG is facing a vicious onslaught from the Islamic State group over the Syrian Kurdish border town of Kobani.
Ebola Cases Doubling In Number Every Three Weeks, UN Warns
October 11 2014 3:37 AM
The international body warned the global response to the Ebola outbreak needs to be '20 times greater' than it was at the start of October.
Protests In Syria After Suicide Bomber Kills 47 Children
October 03 2014 5:39 AM
Hundreds took to the streets of the Syrian city of Homs Thursday in protest after a suicide bomber killed 47 children in a school.
Dramatic Footage Shows ISIS Advance On Kurdish City
October 03 2014 3:32 AM
Footage purports to show fighters from the Islamic State group in combat with Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of Kobani.
Far-Right UK Political Party Expels Former Leader
October 02 2014 3:28 AM
Nick Griffin, the former leader of the far-right British National Party was expelled from the group for 'causing disunity'.
US Tobacco Giant Revealed As Highest-Spending EU Lobbyist
October 02 2014 3:06 AM
New data shows that the three companies spending the most on EU lobbyists are all from the United States.
White House Warns Israel Over New Settlement Construction
October 02 2014 12:55 AM
The Obama administration said that new construction in East Jerusalem would distance Israel from 'even its closest allies'.
Medics Amputate Trapped Climber's Foot To Free Him
September 28 2014 6:44 AM
The climber was in the dangerous Magaliesburg mountain range near Johannesburg when he got stuck, forcing medics to take drastic action.
Fugitive Survivalist Leaves Trail Of Diapers, Cigarettes For Pursuers
September 28 2014 5:22 AM
Eric Matthew Frein is the chief suspect in the killing of Pennsylvania State Police Cpl. Bryon Dickson and wounding of Trooper Alex Douglass.
Argentina Faces Contempt Hearing, $50,000 A Day Fine Over Debt Crisis
September 28 2014 3:56 AM
Hearing is over Argentina's failure to follow court order to continue to pay holders of its restructured debt.
Al Qaeda Offshoot Vows Retaliation Over US Airstrikes
September 28 2014 1:51 AM
Pressured by U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria, the militant group said, "This is not war against al-Nusra, but a war against Islam."
US Dossier Names 'Most Wanted' Jihadis
September 27 2014 5:07 AM
The list names figures with key roles in the transportation and training of foreign fighters in Syria and the financing of terror activity.
The Ebola Miracle: How Senegal Has Dodged the Outbreak
September 27 2014 1:55 AM
Senegal shares a border with Guinea, which has been hit hard by the Ebola outbreak, but it has managed to keep the virus at bay.