U.S. Military Planes Land at Ground Zero of Ebola Epidemic; CDC Director says Ebola...

Six U.S. military planes arrived in the Ebola hot zone Thursday with more Marines, as West Africa's leaders pleaded for the world's help in...

Pope Francis is Reportedly the Front-Runner in Nobel Prize Contest; Ban Ki-Moon, Edward Snowden,...

Pope Francis is tipped to win this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, according to some of the world’s leading bookmakers. The Argentinian pope is currently the...

Australian Red Nurse Nurse, Returning from Sierra Leone, Admitted to a Hospital After Developing...

An Australian nurse who worked for the International Red Cross in Sierra Leone treating patients suffering from Ebola has developed a fever and been...

Turkey says it Won’t Launch Ground War Against ISIS in Syria Alone

Turkish officials said they cannot be expected to conduct a ground operation against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria on their own. Foreign Minister Mevlut...

67 People Killed in Suicide Bombing Across Yemen After Premier Resigns

Suicide bombers targeting Yemen's powerful Shi'ite Houthi group and an army camp killed at least 67 people in two separate attacks on Thursday, hours...

At Least 50 Killed in Yemen Suicide Bombings

Two suicide bombers struck in Yemen on Thursday — one targeting a gathering of Shiite rebels in the country's capital and the other hitting...

Nigeria Has Successfully Contained Ebola

People here are shaking hands again, kissing, hugging, touching. These days, shops are open, people are working, and children are finally going back to...

Australia Launches First Attacks Against ISIS in Iraq

An F-18 Super Hornet fighter jet has launched Australia's first attack against the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq, dropping two bombs on a militant...

WHO Reports Over 8,000 in West Africa Have Been Infected with Ebola

Over 8,000 people in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone have been infected with Ebola, according to new data from the World Health Organization (WHO). The...

Is it Possible for Animals to Transmit Ebola to Humans?

The Ebola virus can be found across the animal kingdom, from bats and birds to pigs and porcupines. But there is a difference between...

Australian Red Cross Worker Under Observation for Ebola After Working in Sierra Leone

The volunteer nurse who is being monitored inside a Queensland hospital for Ebola is 'in good spirits', according to a Red Cross Australia spokesman. About...

2 Killed, 7 Injured from Church Grenade Attack in the Philippines

Two men on a motorcycle fired a grenade at the main gate of a Protestant church in the southern Philippines late Wednesday, killing two...

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Hits China: 1 Dead, 300 Wounded, “Heavy Losses” Expected

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit a mountainous region of southwestern China, leaving at least one person dead and injuring over 300 others. Chinese state...

The Pope says the Devil Is Dividing Christians

Divisions among Christians “hurt the Church and they wound Christ,” Pope Francis said to tens of thousands of visitors gathered in Saint Peter’s Square...

China Overtakes United States to Become World’s Largest Economy

Sorry, America. China just overtook the US to become the world's largest economy, according to the International Monetary Fund. Chris Giles at the Financial Times...

Turkey says Syria Town About to Fall as Islamic State Advances

Turkey's president said on Tuesday the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani was "about to fall" as Islamic State fighters pressed home a three-week assault...

Super Typhoon Vongfong, the Most Powerful Storm This Year, is Currently Tracking Towards Japan

Super Typhoon Vongfong, currently tracking towards Japan, is being called the most powerful storm on earth this year. It underwent rapid intensification last night...

UN Says At Least 331 Have Been Killed in Ukraine Fighting Since ‘Ceasefire’

At least 331 deaths have been reported in eastern Ukraine since last month’s ceasefire deal between Russia-backed separatists and government troops, a United Nations...

Palestinian Demonstrators Clash with Israeli Police at Temple Mount in Jerusalem

Palestinian demonstrators clashed with Israeli police at a sensitive holy site in Jerusalem on Wednesday, leaving three policemen lightly injured, a police spokeswoman said. The...

Two Civilians Killed as Indian and Pakistani Troops Exchange Cross-border Gunfire

Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire over their disputed border in Kashmir, killing at least two civilians and worsening tensions between the long-time...