After Bombing, Somalia Fears Renewed Onslaught From Al-Shabab

As the toll rises above 300 from one of the world’s deadliest attacks in years, the al-Shabab extremist group has sent a powerful signal...

302 Now Dead From Somalia Attack

Mogadishu’s Aamin Ambulance service tweeted that the death toll in Saturday’s truck bomb blast in the capital has risen to 302, citing different medical...

Kurds Withdraw as Iraqi Forces Push Into Disputed City of Kirkuk

Kurdish forces were withdrawing from Kirkuk on Monday as Iraqi federal forces moved in to the disputed city and seized oil fields and other...

31 Killed in Dozens of Wildfires Set by ‘Terrorist Arsonists’ in Spain and Portugal

At least 31 people have died in a series of wildfires in Portugal, the country's civil protection service says. A spokeswoman for the agency told...

Israel Strikes Syrian Anti-aircraft Battery After Planes Are Fired On

Israel's military says its warplanes struck a Syrian anti-aircraft battery near Damascus on Monday after the battery fired on its planes. An Israeli army spokesman...

Theresa May Visits Brussels in Attempt to Unblock Brexit Negotiations

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is speaking directly with leaders of some of the Europe Union’s biggest member states ahead of a meeting in...

Philippines Vows to Destroy Pro-ISIS Groups After 2 Leaders Are Killed

The Philippines’ military chief vowed no letup on Monday in hunting down and destroying extremist groups loyal to Islamic State, saying Marawi City would...

Wildfires in Portugal and Northern Spain Kill at Least 30 People, Injure Dozens More

At least 30 people have been killed and dozens more injured by wildfires in Portugal and northern Spain, as strong winds from a hurricane...

1 Person Killed as Tropical Storm Ophelia Makes Landfall in Ireland

The post-tropical storm Ophelia, one of the most powerful ever recorded in the northeastern Atlantic, bore down on Ireland on Monday, unleashing strong winds...

Death Toll From Somalia Truck Bombing Now Over 300

The death toll from Saturday's truck bombing in Somalia's capital is now over 300, the director of an ambulance service said Monday, as this...

Iraqi Forces Reportedly Seize Oil Fields and Other Important Sites Outside Kirkuk

Hours after moving to reclaim control of the northern city of Kirkuk, Iraqi government forces said Monday that they had reached the outskirts of...

WATCH: Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu Says Christians Are Israel’s Best Friends at Christian Media...

https://youtu.be/3-Le11QmMq8 Israel’s prime minister has told a group of Christian media professionals that Israel has no better friend than the world’s Christian communities. Benjamin Netanyahu spoke...

Conservative Sebastian Kurz Set to Become Austria’s Chancellor & Europe’s Youngest Leader

Austria's political "whizz-kid" Sebastian Kurz was on course Sunday to become Europe's youngest leader, potentially in coalition with the far-right after its best result...

Death Count in Somalia Bombing Rises to 276, 300 Wounded

The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia’s capital killed 276 people with around 300 others injured, the country’s information minister said early...

Suspected ISIS Militants Kill 7 Soldiers, Wound 37, in Egypt’s Sinai

Suspected Islamic State militants attacked six checkpoints in the turbulent north of the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday, killing seven soldiers and wounding 37, security...

US Condemns Somalia Attack That Killed 231, Wounded 275

The United States is condemning “in the strongest terms” the deadliest single attack in Somalia’s history. The State Department statement expresses condolences to victims and...

Ireland & UK Brace for Hurricane Ophelia

The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia could bring wind gusts of 80 mph (130 kph), disruption and damage to Ireland and Britain as the work...

Venezuelan Opposition Fight for Victory in Governors Elections

Elections in Venezuela on Sunday could tilt a majority of the country’ 23 governorships back into opposition control for the first time in nearly...
Pope Francis, background center, celebrates a canonization mass for 35 new saints in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Oct.15, 2017. (Andrew Medichini/Associated Press)

Pope Francis Declares 35 New Catholic ‘Saints’

Pope Francis, who often laments current persecutions of Christians, has given the Catholic Church 35 new saints, nearly all of them martyrs, from past...

Netanyahu Speaks at Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem; Says Israel Has No Better Friend...

Israel's prime minister has told a group of Christian media professionals that Israel has no better friend than the world's Christian communities. Benjamin Netanyahu spoke...