Couple had been missing for over a week after departing island in Micronesia on 18-foot vessel
A young man wept over a little girl's white coffin, while a woman nearby gently stroked another small casket, as Italians bid farewell Saturday to victims of the devastating earthquake that struck a mountainous region of central Italy this week. As Italians observed a day of national mourning, President Sergio...
Turkish forces hit Kurdish-held village south of Jarablus, monitor says, as Turkey-backed Syrian rebels clash with YPG.
Rebels supported by Turkey fought Kurdish-backed forces in north Syria on Saturday, as Ankara ratcheted up its cross-border offensive by saying it had launched air strikes on Kurdish forces and the Islamic State militant group (ISIS). Turkey's...Show More Summary
Italy thinks "cultural consumption" is important, and it's putting its money where its mouth is, to the tune of $330 million. The country is moving forward with its pledge to give every kid turning 18 this year in Italy €500 (roughly $560) to spend on "cultural products and events," reports...
At least 62 have been killed in recent days in Russian and Syrian government aerial bombardment of residential areas.
Hillary Clinton has become a zealot against BDS in the last year, evidently in part because many large donors to the Clinton Foundation oppose BDS. These supporters suggest the new lineaments of the Israel lobby under Clinton, in which liberal Zionists and rightwing Zionists are merged.
Hundreds of Palestinians turned out for the funeral of Iyad Hamad, 38, a father of three, in the occupied village of Silwad, after Israel forces guarding a settlement shot and killed him for allegedly charging their checkpoint, unarmed. Israeli forces suppressed a demonstration at the funeral with sponge and rubber bullets.
The world might be deaf to Palestine but it is not blind. And recent videos clearly documenting grotesque use of force by Israelis against Palestinians have the power to do more to end Israeli impunity and Netanyahu's campaign of dehumanization of Palestinians than any other form of information.
The Democrat lambastes her opponent for giving the "paranoid fringe" a national megaphone.
What are the potential consequences of sub-zero interest rates for the global economy and people across the world?
North's Korean People's Army accuses U.S., South Korean soldiers of "deliberate provocations"
It is unlikely that Obama will succeed in overcoming profound public scepticism over further economic liberalisation.
Ruling published in the government's Official Gazette says female police may cover their heads with plain headscarves.
Bangladesh police have been conducting raids across the country to hunt those behind attacks
Fred Lucas Politics, Can you name them all? As federal courts wrestle with voter ID laws in several states just months before a national election, there is considerably less attention being brought to other constitutional rights that...Show More Summary
Joseph Trevithick Security, Asia A history lesson you may not be aware of. In January 1974, South Vietnamese forces clashed with the People’s Liberation Army Navy in the Paracel Island chain—a hot spot between China and present dayShow More Summary
U.S. states have a massive shortfall in their retirement systems, according to The Pew Charitable Trusts. Also, the merger of the world's largest brewers will lead to thousands of job cuts. Brook Silva-Braga reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.
We meet the prisoners of a forgotten war, abandoned by their own government in Khartoum.
If Sarkozy has not changed, his country indeed has, and that's why his success is unlikely.