Russian Rebels Claim to Capture Key Ukrainian Town

Fierce fighting is reported inside the key Ukrainian town of Debaltseve despite a ceasefire deal agreed last week. Rebels say they have taken most of...

Tragic Rape and Murder of Young Woman Sparks Mass Twitter Protest in Turkey

The murder of a woman who tried to stop a man raping her has sparked mass protests in Turkey and prompted women to share...

WATCH: Large Crowds Mourn Victims of Copenhagen Terror Attacks

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in towns and cities across Denmark to commemorate the victims of weekend gun attacks in the capital. People...

Putin Rising: How he is Making his Presence Felt Across Europe

Coming off the early shift at Hungary’s sole nuclear power station, on the Danube south of Budapest, Jozsef, a 30-year-old turbine engineer, is grateful...

18 Dead from Carnival Float Accident in Haiti

At least 18 people were killed and 60 injured early on Tuesday when a carnival float hit power lines in Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince on...

Already, Ukraine’s Ceasefire is Growing Fragile; Government Forces Surrounded by Rebels in Key Town

The plight of as many as 8,000 Ukrainian troops trapped in the vicinity of Debaltseve, as well as the prospects for an already fragile truce,...

Beheadings in Libya Show that ISIS is Taking its Global Jihad to the Rest...

The Islamic State's mass execution of Egyptian Christians is the latest sign that ISIS is pointing its sword against not just the West but...

Despite Attacks, European Leaders Fight Calls from Netanyahu for Jews to Return to Israel

Despite desecrated Jewish graves in France and a deadly attack at a synagogue in Denmark, European leaders on Monday rejected calls from Israel's leader...

Japan Giving $15.5 Million to Support Anti-terror Efforts

Japan says it will provide $15.5 million in development aid to support anti-terrorism efforts in the Middle East and Africa. The move comes after the...

Hezbollah’s Leader Denounces Islamic State’s Beheading of Egyptian Christians

The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah group has strongly denounced the Islamic State group's beheading of a group of Egyptian Christian hostages in Libya. In a...

6.9-magnitude Earthquake Shakes Japan; Seismologists Say Quake Was ‘Aftershock’ from 2011 Disaster

Japan has lifted a tsunami advisory it issued for the north-eastern coast after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake, which seismologists said was an aftershock from...

The West Could be Drawn Back Into Libya’s Chaos After Beheadings of Egyptian Christians

For nearly four years, the West has largely stayed on the sidelines as Libya descended into post-revolution chaos. Now the bloody beheadings of a...

WATCH: Coptic Christians in Egypt Devastated by ISIS Beheadings

Egyptian planes have attacked so-called Islamic State (IS) targets in Libya as a response to the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christian hostages. F-16 jets...

U.N. Delays Release of Inquiry Into Possible War Crimes in Sri Lanka

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday agreed to defer the release of a landmark inquiry into possible war crimes in Sri Lanka,...

WATCH: Secretly Filmed Video Shows What it’s Like Walking the Streets of Paris as...

Zvika Klein, correspondent for news outlet NRG, took a hidden camera to the streets of Paris and silently walked for 10 hours wearing a...

Italy Warns that ‘ISIS is at the Doorstep’ as Group says it Aims to...

Italy warned that ISIS is at Europe's doorstep as France and Egypt called for the United Nations Security Council to meet over the spiraling...

In the Atlantic, Graeme Wood says President Obama and his Coalition has Underestimated ISIS...

by Graeme Wood The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it...

Denmark Killer Jihadist Was Likely Inspired by Charlie Hebdo Attack

Danish authorities said Sunday that the gunman who went on a deadly terror spree in Copenhagen may have been motivated by last month’s attacks...

Pope Francis Expresses ‘Profound Sadness’ Over the Beheadings of Christians in Libya; Says they...

Pope Francis on Monday expressed “profound sadness” over the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by Islamic militants in Libya, saying they had been...

Egypt Retaliates Against ISIS Militants in Libya After Beheading of 21 Christians

Egypt launched airstrikes on Islamic State targets in Libya this morning as it 'seeks retribution' for the barbaric filmed beheading of 21 Coptic Christians. There...