World News

5 things to know about the Vatican's family synod

Cardinals, LGBT and natural family planning: 5 things to know about Francis' family meeting

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Kenya, South Africa march for rhinos and elephants

Hundreds in Kenya, South Africa march for protection of rhinos and elephants

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 11:59am EDT

North Korea's No. 2 visits South for rare talks

North Korea's No. 2 official visits South for highest level face-to-face talks in 5 years

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 11:34am EDT

Liberia to prosecute man who brought Ebola to US

Liberia officials say they will prosecute man who brought Ebola to US for lying on health form

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 09:30am EDT

British hostage Alan Henning aimed to help Syrians

Friends describe British hostage Alan Henning as good-hearted guy who wanted to help Syrians

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 07:26am EDT

Zimbabwe's first lady calls Mugabe critics cowards

Zimbabwe's first lady lashes out at Robert Mugabe's critics, international donors

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 06:16am EDT

Video: Islamic State group beheads British hostage

Internet video purports to show Islamic State group beheading British hostage Alan Henning

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 06:00am EDT

Egypt's civil society fears it will be silenced

Egypt's rights groups, civil society fear being silenced under heavier restrictions

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 05:58am EDT

Ebola a constant threat in reporting from Liberia

Every success tinged with sadness reporting from Ebola zone in Liberia

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 03:38am EDT

Hong Kong police arrest 19 in protest clash

Hong Kong police arrest 19, protesters cancel talks after mobs try to drive them from streets

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 03:18am EDT

Heavy fighting hits Syrian border town

Heavy fighting between Kurdish fighters, Islamic State group rages near Syrian border town

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 02:28am EDT

New type of clinic eyed to help stop Ebola

Britain, Sierra Leone eye new type of clinic to help stop Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 02:24am EDT

Britain's Cameron on surprise visit to Afghanistan

In Kabul, Britain's Cameron pledges support for newly sworn-in Afghan president, government

Saturday - 10/04/2014, 12:44am EDT

Afghan army death rate spikes 30 percent

Afghan army death rate spikes 30 percent in first fighting season without US, NATO help

Friday - 10/03/2014, 11:28pm EDT

Islamic State group downs Iraqi attack helicopter

Islamic State group fighters armed with rocket launcher shoot down Iraqi attack helicopter

Friday - 10/03/2014, 10:08pm EDT

Palestinian university expels Israeli visitor

Palestinian academic freedom questioned after expulsion of Israeli journalist

Friday - 10/03/2014, 05:58pm EDT

Pope faces hopes, risks at family conference

Pope facing high expectations, and risks, at meeting of bishops on family issues

Friday - 10/03/2014, 04:52pm EDT

In Saudi Arabia, Muslims pray on climax of hajj

Muslims gather at Mount Arafat for major day of annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia

Friday - 10/03/2014, 04:04pm EDT

Fighting rages around airport in eastern Ukraine

Rebels in eastern Ukraine press their attack on key airport

Friday - 10/03/2014, 03:50pm EDT

Nobel peace panel in focus as 2014 awards begin

As Nobel season begins Norway wonders whether peace prize jury is too Norwegian

Friday - 10/03/2014, 03:50pm EDT
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