July 30, 2014 - 18:40 AMT
An Israeli military spokeswoman said militants had fired mortar bombs from the vicinity of the school and troops shot back in response.
July 30, 2014 - 18:33 AMT
"I say to the people of these areas, your participation in clearing these areas has become essential and necessary," said al-Maliki.
July 30, 2014 - 17:15 AMT
“The woman should have chastity ... She should not laugh in front of everyone and not be inviting in her behavior,” Arinc said.
July 30, 2014 - 15:50 AMT
The problems began when the U.S. State Department’s computer system for processing passport and visa applications crashed.
July 30, 2014 - 15:39 AMT
Dozens of people have been killed in the fighting in recent weeks, which has centered on the city of Benghazi.
July 30, 2014 - 11:34 AMT
"If Russia continues on this current path, the costs on Russia will continue to grow," U.S. President Barack Obama said.
July 30, 2014 - 11:23 AMT
Most of Palestinian deaths have been civilians, and 6,700 have been injured, according to the Gaza health ministry.
July 29, 2014 - 17:29 AMT
President of the American Jewish Congress described Erdogan as “arguably the most virulent anti-Israel leader in the world.”
July 29, 2014 - 16:58 AMT
Fierce fighting in Benghazi and battles between rival militias in the capital, Tripoli, have pushed Libya deeper into chaos.
July 29, 2014 - 16:36 AMT
In Nigeria, casualties and human rights abuses associated with Boko Haram attacks and the government’s response escalated.
July 29, 2014 - 15:59 AMT
Miguel Angel Mancera said there were evacuations in the capital, but that after inspection, no damages or injuries were reported.
July 29, 2014 - 15:51 AMT
Francis will become the first pope in nearly two decades to visit the Far East when he travels to South Korea Aug 14-18.
July 29, 2014 - 14:37 AMT
Ukrainian forces have been pushing the militias back towards their two main urban strongholds of Donetsk and Luhansk.
July 29, 2014 - 14:09 AMT
Entities and individuals registered in the "aggressor country" will be banned from providing audit and consulting services in Russia.
July 29, 2014 - 13:00 AMT
In 2011 Hamid Karzai's brother, Ahmad Wali Karzai, was murdered in his home in Kandahar in an attack claimed by the Taliban.
July 29, 2014 - 11:03 AMT
“This rabid dog, this rapacious wolf, has attacked innocent people and humanity must show a reaction,” Khamenei said.