Despite Recent Test, North Korean ICBM May Still be Years Away

Despite North Korea's claim its intercontinental ballistic missile launch shows it can attack targets anywhere it wants, experts say it will probably be years...

Egyptian Court Hands Down Death Sentence for Over 700 Muslim Brotherhood Members

An Egyptian court has recommended the death penalty for the leader of the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood and 682 supporters, state television said Monday. The same...

EU Appoints Special Envoy to Promote Religious Freedom

Due to mounting abuses of religious minorities, especially by ISIS, the European Commission created a new position to promote freedom of religion. The move by...

Thousands of Palestinian Muslims Engage in Prayer Protests at Temple Mount

Thousands of Palestinian Muslims prayed in the streets near Jerusalem's most contested holy site Tuesday, heeding a call by clergy to not enter the...

American Hellfire Missile Meant for Europe Was Mistakenly Shipped to Cuba in 2014

An inert U.S. Hellfire missile sent to Europe for a NATO training exercise in 2014 was mistakenly shipped to Cuba and has been there...

War-torn South Sudan Feeling Negative Effects on Climate Change

"I'm addicted to cutting trees," says Taban Ceasor. His stained hands sift through jagged pieces of charcoal in his busy shop in South Sudan's capital....

Talk of War Returns to Russian TV as Ties With U.S. Hit Deep Freeze

Russian state television is back on a war footing. This time, the ramped-up rhetoric follows the collapse of cease-fire efforts in Syria. As the U.S....

At Least 1 Person Killed, Several Injured In Munich Mall Shooting

One person was killed and 10 people were injured in a shooting at a Munich shopping mall Friday, CNN affiliate NTV reported. Gunfire rang out...

Archaeology Team from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Finds More Canaanite Evidence

Added evidence that an ancient water system at Tel Gezer in Israel could be the product of Middle Bronze Age Canaanites living between the...

Christine Lagarde, Head of International Monetary Fund, Found Guilty of Negligence in French Trial

Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, was found guilty on Monday of criminal charges linked to the misuse of public...

Hindu Radicals Disguised as Christians Attack, Beat Pastor and Pregnant Wife In India

A pair of suspected Hindu radicals attacked and beat a pastor and his pregnant wife at a church in Chhattisgarh, India, and then set...

Serbian Prime Minister Claims Landslide in Presidential Election

Serbia's powerful Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic claimed victory Sunday in the presidential election that was a test of his authoritarian rule, an outcome that...

Mexicans Weary of Spiraling Violence and Corruption Vote in Historic Election

Mexicans weary of spiraling violence and corruption voted Sunday in an election pitting a leftist populist promising to oust the ruling elite against rivals...

12-year-old Boy Tries to Detonate Nail Bomb at Christmas Market in Germany for Second...

German prosecutors are investigating an incident in which a 12-year-old boy allegedly plotted a nail bomb attack at a Christmas market in the southern...

NBCUniversal Executive, Jeff Shell, Denied Entry Into Russia, Detained and Locked in Room for...

An executive with NBCUniversal said he had been denied entry into Russia and detained for several hours on Wednesday, raising the prospect that a...

Blasphemy Cases Rise In Egypt and Christians Bear the Brunt

In the video, the Egyptian Christian teens laugh playfully as a couple of them kneel down, imitating Muslim prayers, then another slides his hand...

New Asteroid Discovered Orbiting Earth

It seems the moon is not Earth's only cosmic companion. The newly discovered asteroid 2016 HO3 orbits the sun in such a way that the...

Myanmar’s Military Accused of Laying Mines to Injure Rohingya

Myanmar's military has been accused of planting land mines in the path of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in its western Rakhine state, with Amnesty...

Winter Olympics Were Hit by Cyberattack During Opening Ceremony

Organizers of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, confirmed Sunday they were subject to a cyberattack during Friday's opening ceremony. The WiFi and...

Hindu Nationalist Narendra Modi Wins India’s Election in Landslide

Opposition candidate Narendra Modi will be the next prime minister of India, with counting trends showing the pro-business Hindu nationalist and his party headed...