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Iranian ship convoy moves toward Yemen, alarming US officials

U.S. military officials are concerned that Iran’s support for Houthi rebels in Yemen could spark a confrontation with Saudi Arabia and plunge the region into sectarian war. Iran is sending an armada of seven to nine ships — some with weapons — toward Yemen in a potential attempt to resupply the Shia Houthi rebels, according […]

Australia: 5 Teens Plotted Attack on WWI Ceremony

Five Australian teenagers were arrested today on suspicion of plotting an Islamic State group-inspired terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony next Saturday that included targeting police officers, officials said. Police said they believe the plot was to have involved "edged weapons." "At this stage, we have no information that...

Saudi Arabia pledges to fund aid for Yemen

Saudi Arabia, which is leading a bombing campaign against Shiite rebels in Yemen, pledged Saturday to cover the entire $274 million in humanitarian aid sought by the United Nations for conflict-torn Yemen. The UN says hundreds of people have died and thousands of families fled their homes since the air war was launched on March […]

Titanic Deckchair Sells for 100,000 Pounds at Auction

A crew dispatched to gather bodies from the water found the chair in 1912

Iran's Rouhani criticises Saudis over Yemen strikes

Iran's president says its regional rival will see "sooner or later" the response for its air strikes against Houthis.

Become a Global Citizen

It's been 15 years since the turn of the millennium when the United Nations convened and world leaders committed to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs); a list of eight global commitments that, if met, would end extreme poverty.Show More Summary

Hamilton seals fourth successive pole of the season

World champion will start from the front in Bahrain for the first time on Sunday.

100 years ago - First gas attacks in WWI

Warfare would never be the same as deadly chlorine gas introduced on the battlefield

Messi reaches landmark as Barca increase La Liga lead

Messi scores his 400th goal for the club as Barcelona go five points clear of Real Madrid.

Deadly attack on UN convoy in Mali

UN drivers killed and one other person wounded near the western city of Gao, UN says.

Historic replica ship sets sail for U.S.

The "Hermoine" is a full scale replica of the 18th century warship that carried the Marquis de Lafayette back to General George Washington and the American Revolution in 1780.

‘Everything Hillary Clinton will do will always be for Israel’ — Saban warns the Republicans

Haim Saban hints that Hillary Clinton is against the Iran deal, a strategic move to make sure Republicans don't get the pro-Israel money that they seem to think is in play

Djokovic brushes aside Nadal to reach Monte Carlo final

World number one to face Berdych in the final after easing past eight-time winner Nadal in the semi-final.

Putin: We must work with the U.S.

Is this a sign of a thawing of relationships. Vladimir Putin says Russia must cooperate with the United States. Because, in many areas, both nations have a common agenda. This after President Obama said he was surprised by Russia’s selling missiles to Iran.

More than 30 dead in Afghanistan suicide blast

It happened in the east of Afghanistan as people were lined up to get their salaries out of the bank. A suicide bomber pulled up and blew himself – and them – up. At least 33 are dead. More than 100 wounded. Not the Taliban this time. ISIS is taking credit, or blame.

South Africa's President Cancels Trip to Deal With Violence

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Saturday canceled a state visit to Indonesia to deal with a wave of anti-immigrant violence at home. The unrest which began in the port city Durban two weeks ago and spread...Show More Summary

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