Iraqi town holds out against militant onslaught

With little outside help, Iraqis defend their town against Islamic militant onslaught

Updated 00 minutes, 40 seconds ago

US delivers military aid to Lebanese army

US delivers military aid to Lebanon to help counter growing militant threat

Updated 1 hours, 18 minutes ago

Palestinian leader says Hamas caused prolonged war

Palestinian president accuses Hamas of needlessly extending Gaza war

Friday - 08/29/2014, 02:36pm EDT

Mass demonstrations in Yemen against Shiite rebels

Hundreds of thousands rally in Yemen against Shiite rebels

Friday - 08/29/2014, 11:59am EDT

Iran confirms US Coast Guard fired at fishing boat

Iran confirms US Coast Guard fired at Iranian fishing boat, insists it wasn't 'clash'

Friday - 08/29/2014, 11:40am EDT

Libyan interim government submits resignation

Libya's transitional government submits resignation; Islamist militias accept UN truce call

Friday - 08/29/2014, 10:30am EDT

Israel identifies body as missing American student

Israeli police identify recently discovered body as missing American seminary student

Friday - 08/29/2014, 09:56am EDT

4 Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes with militants

Iraq officials: military clashes with Islamic State militants kill 4 soldiers and 14 militants

Friday - 08/29/2014, 09:20am EDT

Bahrain: No invitation to expelled US diplomat

Bahrain denies extending invitation to previously expelled US diplomat

Friday - 08/29/2014, 07:30am EDT

Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian soldiers

Islamic State group kills dozens of captured Syrian soldiers, posts photos online

Friday - 08/29/2014, 07:29am EDT

A look at the Islamic State militants in Syria

Islamic State extremists rooted in Syria, home to the group's declared capital and power base

Friday - 08/29/2014, 01:34am EDT

Europe seeks role in postwar Gaza

Europe seeks role in postwar Gaza, paving way for Abbas return

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 11:14pm EDT

Israel finds body where US student disappeared

Israeli police believe they have found body of missing American seminary student

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Egypt militants post beheading video

Egyptian al-Qaida-inspired group posts online video of beheading of 4 men

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Hundreds mourn famed Egyptian rights advocate

Hundreds of Egyptian activists attend funeral of prominent civil rights advocate

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Egypt probes video showing police abuse

Egypt investigates after online video shows police taunting corpse

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Egypt's Morsi accused of leaking secrets to Qatar

Egypt probing allegations ousted Islamist President Morsi leaked secret documents to Qatar

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 11:36am EDT

Dubai port operator H1 profits up 26 percent

Dubai port operator DP World posts 26 percent gain in first-half profit to $332 million

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:30am EDT

AP ANALYSIS: A grim stalemate at war's end in Gaza

AP ANALYSIS: Gaza war seems to end with another grim stalemate amid devastation in the strip

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:04am EDT