Mount Aso in Japan Erupts, Causes Flight Cancellations

A volcano in southern Japan blasted out chunks of magma Friday in the first such eruption in 22 years, causing flight cancellations and prompting...

Egypt Rattled by Explosions as Violent Protesters Call for Islamic Uprising

Explosions rattled across Egypt on Friday, and security forces arrested more than 100 amid protests calling for an Islamic uprising. Authorities remained on high alert...

WATCH: Sunni Allies say They Feel Abandoned by the U.S.

Moves to hand control of the anti-Qaeda Sons of Iraq to a Shi'ite government they mistrust are fueling growing anger  http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 Source: TIME

Pope Francis Makes Historic Visit to Turkey to Promote Religious Dialogue

Pope Francis is expected in Turkey shortly for what is billed as a historic visit to promote religious dialogue in the country. He is to...

WATCH: Pope Visits Turkey Knowing There are Christian-Muslim Tensions

When a pope last visited Turkey — Benedict XVI in 2006 — Muslim-Catholic tensions were so high that the Vatican added a stop at...

Israel says it Foiled Hamas’ Plans to Attack Soccer Stadium in Jerusalem

Israel said on Thursday it had foiled plans by Islamist group Hamas to attack Israelis in Jerusalem's largest soccer stadium, other parts of the...

Pakistani Actress and Family Sentenced to 26 Years Over TV Scene That Was Considered...

A Pakistani court disliked a segment on a TV show so much that it sentenced a Bollywood actress, her husband, and two others to...

Russian Oil Tycoon says OPEC Policy Will Cause Crash of U.S. Shale Industry

OPEC policy on crude production will ensure a crash in the U.S. shale industry, a Russian oil tycoon said. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries...

ISIS Stones Two Men for Being Homosexuals

Two Syrian men were stoned to death for being gay by ISIS, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, according to AFP. The first man,...

Duchess Kate Weeps After Meeting Mother Whose Baby Died

A bereaved mother's story moved the Duchess to tears today The Duchess of Cambridge left a royal engagement at a children's hospital appearing to wipe...

Pope Francis Calls Europe ‘Aged and Weary’

The Pontiff uses address to the European Parliament to argue that migrants need "acceptance and assistance" At many times in Europe’s turbulent history religious leaders...

Top Iranian Leaders Say ‘Americans Have Very Clearly Surrendered’; Rouhani Declares ‘Today We Have...

Top Iranian leaders have been celebrating a recently inked extension in nuclear negotiations with the West, with leading military figures and politicians saying that...

Russian Diplomat Says Violent Protests In Ferguson Highlights ‘Serious Challenges to American Society and...

The violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, reflect simmering U.S. tensions over racial discrimination that could undermine the country’s stability, a senior Russian diplomat said...

2 Bangladesh Pastors Arrested for Preaching

Two pastors in northwestern Bangladesh could each face two years in prison if convicted of "hurting religious sentiments." Police arrested the pastors Nov. 9 along...

No Deal: Nuclear Talks with Iran to Go On Until June 2015

The deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran has been extended to the end of June after talks in Vienna failed to reach a...

Deadline for Nuclear Talks in Iran May Be Extended to July 2015

Negotiations over Iran's nuclear power program will be extended until July 1 next year, according to multiple media reports on Monday, citing diplomatic sources...

Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi Files Appeal After Being Sentenced to Death for Blasphemy

A Pakistani Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy has filed an appeal in the country’s top court , her final legal recourse after...

Protesters in Turkey Heckle VP Biden

Vice President Biden announced in Istanbul on Saturday that the U.S. will provide nearly $135 million in additional humanitarian aid to help feed civilians...

5 Killed, 54 Injured in Earthquake in Western China

A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said...

WATCH: Blood Everywhere, People Shot at Point-Blank Range, Stabbed to Death, and Axed to...

Four Israelis were killed and eight more wounded in a frenzied assault by two Palestinian men on Jewish worshippers praying at a Jerusalem synagogue...