Philippine president ran a 'liquidation squad' as mayor of Davao city targeting drug dealers, alleges former policeman.
Horn of Africa is in the grips of a drought that has affected nearly half the popation.
"Straight up: This is hell. Getting locked up in Haiti will drive you crazy if it doesn't kill you first," homicide suspect Vangeliste Bazile tells the AP from Haiti's National Penitentiary. The crumbling facility houses around 5,000 prisoners, 80% of which are in extended pretrial detention. Overcrowding, malnutrition, and...
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Increased race representation welcomed with caution after marginalised artists sidelined by all-white casts for years.
Benjamin Netanyahu turned down regional peace initiative last year brokered by John Kerry, former US officials confirm.
Dutch nationalist party leader Geert Wilders withdraws from a debate after its organizers interview his brother.
Kyle Mizokami Security, Americas And a big upgrade will ensure it will continue to win the wars of the future. The U.S. Army is an armed force with a truly global reach. At any given time, America’s premier land power operates on several different continents simultaneously, from hot, dry deserts to humid jungles and sprawling cities. Show More Summary
Moreno is winning the first round of the election, though he is unlikely to avoid a runoff against his nearest rival.
Then-Secretary of State John Kerry? proposed regional recognition of Israel as a Jewish state alongside a renewal of peace talks, two former officials told AP
CCTV footage purportedly showing the deadly assault on Kim Jong-un's brother by a woman in Malaysia is also released.
Followers of Buddhist Dhammakaya Temple defy orders to evacuate premise amid search for monk wanted for corruption.
Sebastien Roblin Security, Asia A forgotten fight between China and Taiwan that had big repercussions. In 1955, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army embarked on a bloody amphibious landing to capture a fortified Nationalist island, only about twice the size of a typical golf course. Show More Summary
Michael Peck Security, Eurasia And they will be germ free—if it’s true. Good news for Russian soldiers: not only will a miracle cloak make them invisible, but it will make them germ-free, too. That’s the remarkable claim of the Future Research Fund, Russia’s counterpart to the Pentagon’s DARPA research agency. Show More Summary
Authorities say Interpol aiding search for North Koreans who flew out of Malaysia on same day Kim Jong-nam was killed.
U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched another assault on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). They're trying to drive the terror group out of Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul. Jonathan Vigliotti has more.
Zarif backs dialogue with 'brothers in Islam' but Saudi counterpart Jubeir urges 'red lines' to halt Iran's actions.
“This is zero hour and we are going to end this war, God willing,” said Mahmoud Mansour, a police officer