World News

Pope meets with autistic children

Pope embraces children with autism as he seeks end to their isolation and stigma

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 01:48am EST

Iraqi troops take 2 towns from Islamic State group

Iraqi troops and Shiite militias retake 2 towns from Islamic State group in eastern province

Monday - 11/24/2014, 11:00pm EST

Afghan bombings kill 2 NATO troops, 6 civilians

Afghan bombings kill 2 NATO troops, 6 civilians; death toll rises in year's deadliest attack

Monday - 11/24/2014, 09:54pm EST

Swiss museum gets huge, priceless art trove

Swiss museum accepts huge, priceless Gurlitt art trove; Germany publishes Nazi-era art ledgers

Monday - 11/24/2014, 06:12pm EST

Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

Mayor gets thumbs-down from Romans sick of traffic chaos; unpaid tickets haven't helped

Monday - 11/24/2014, 05:36pm EST

Fire damages 750-year-old oak tree in Poland

Fire damages 750-year-old oak tree, believed to be the oldest in Poland; police suspect arson

Monday - 11/24/2014, 04:04pm EST

Nigeria's opposition condemns raid on their office

Nigeria's opposition condemns state security raid on their data office in Lagos

Monday - 11/24/2014, 03:38pm EST

UK police spied on reporters for years, docs show

Lawsuit, documents reveal years of police surveillance on British journalists

Monday - 11/24/2014, 03:08pm EST

Israel leader vows to pass nationality law

Israeli leader vows to pass contentious nationality law, but parliamentary vote in doubt

Monday - 11/24/2014, 02:56pm EST

Gunmen kill scores in northeastern Nigeria

Gunmen kill scores in attack in northeastern Nigeria's Borno state

Monday - 11/24/2014, 02:40pm EST

US condemns Gambia's anti-gay law

US condemns Gambia's law imposing life sentences for some homosexual acts

Monday - 11/24/2014, 02:30pm EST

Mom charged with trying to kill baby left in drain

Australian mother charged with trying to kill newborn son abandoned in storm drain for 5 days

Monday - 11/24/2014, 02:24pm EST

Islamic State group recruits, exploits children

Islamic State group militants recruit, exploit children in Syria and Iraq as spies, fighters

Monday - 11/24/2014, 02:22pm EST

Congo: Amnesty says Belgian firm helped evictions

Amnesty says Belgian mining firm helped Congo police evict hundreds amid government cover-up

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:50pm EST

Tanzania: Maasai group looks likely to keep land

Tanzania: Maasai group in danger of losing land looks like to keep it after president's Tweet

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:30pm EST

UK: 'Severe' terror threat requires new powers

Ban on paying ransoms among new UK measures to counter 'greater than ever' terror threat

Monday - 11/24/2014, 01:21pm EST

Spanish police arrest 4 priests in pedophile case

Spanish police arrests 4 priests in pedophile probe after alleged victim contacted Vatican

Monday - 11/24/2014, 11:40am EST

Fear for Afghan women's rights as troops withdraw

Withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan threatens rollback of women's gains

Monday - 11/24/2014, 11:02am EST

Russian tourist arrested for vandalizing Colosseum

Italian authorities fine Russian tourist $25,000 for vandalizing the Colosseum

Monday - 11/24/2014, 09:50am EST

Cuban doctor arrives in Geneva for Ebola treatment

Cuban doctor infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone arrives in Switzerland for treatment

Monday - 11/24/2014, 09:16am EST
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