Lebanese lawmakers vote, fail to elect president

Lebanese Parliament holds a round of voting for head of state but fails to elect president

Updated 05 minutes, 57 seconds ago

Bomb, shooting in Egypt kills 2 police officers

Cairo bombing kills senior Egyptian police officer, another dies in raid in northern city

Updated 05 minutes, 59 seconds ago

Amnesty: Qatar fails to protect domestic workers

Rights group urges Qatar, host of 2022 World Cup, to do more to protect domestic servants

Updated 06 minutes, 14 seconds ago

AP PHOTOS: Syrians on treacherous trek to safety

AP PHOTOS: Under cover of darkness, Syrians make grueling nighttime trek to safety in Lebanon

Updated 09 minutes, 43 seconds ago

Syrian rebels make last stand for Homs

Weakened rebels in last stand for Homs, capital of Syrian revolution, as Assad forces advance

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 03:46am EDT

Palestinians' Abbas warns against failure of talks

Abbas warns he may dismantle Palestinian Authority if US-backed peace talks fail

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Lebanon sends aid to cut-off village near Syria

Lebanon delivers aid to remote Lebanese village cut off by Syrian conflict

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Israeli army "invites" Arab Christians to enlist

Israeli army reaches out to Arab-Israeli Christians in step toward to potential recruitment

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Militants attack balloting center in Iraq, kill 10

Security official says militants attack balloting center in northern Iraq, killing 10 guards

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 01:28pm EDT

Iran lawmakers seek probe into alleged jail abuse

Report: Group of Iranian lawmakers seeks probe into reported beatings of Tehran prison inmates

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Syria elections set for June 3 amid civil war

Syria presidential elections set for June 3; opposition dismisses vote as 'farce'

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:46am EDT

Gunmen kill 4 senior security officials in Yemen

Gunmen kill 4 senior security officials in Yemen in past 24 hours

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 06:40am EDT

Yemen says strikes on al-Qaida base kill 55

Yemen said strikes on al-Qaida base in southern mountains kill 55 militants

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 06:20am EDT

Suicide bombings, attacks in Iraq kill 33 people

Suicide bombings, other attacks in Iraq kill at least 33 people

Monday - 04/21/2014, 09:32pm EDT

Saudi sentences 8 to death for 2003 Riyadh attack

Saudi court sentences 8 to death, 77 others to prison for deadly 2003 Riyadh bombings

Monday - 04/21/2014, 06:20pm EDT

In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates

In West Bank, Israeli and Palestinian teens arrested for rock throwing face different fates

Monday - 04/21/2014, 11:52am EDT

Egypt detains well-known belly dancer

Egyptian authorities detain belly dancer for allegedly running unlicensed satellite station

Monday - 04/21/2014, 11:20am EDT

A look at the dual justice system in the West Bank

A look at the dual justice system in the West Bank

Monday - 04/21/2014, 10:34am EDT

Emirati firm promises to send citizen into space

United Arab Emirates company plans competition to give citizen free trip to space

Monday - 04/21/2014, 10:27am EDT

Gaza militants fire missile, rockets at Israel

On last day of Passover, militants from Gaza fire missile, rockets at Israel

Monday - 04/21/2014, 09:40am EDT