U.S., South Korea to begin joint military exercises on March 2

United States and South Korean governments announced they will start their annual joint military drills on March 2, reigniting a constant source of tension...

N. Korea test-fires anti-ship cruise missile ahead of U.S. drills with S. Korea

North Korea says it has test-fired a new anti-ship cruise missile, a move experts in Seoul see as an attempt to raise tensions ahead...

U.S. Credits Mexico, Central America for Helping to Reduce Border Detentions

A U.S. immigration official on Monday credited Mexico and Central American countries with helping to reduce border detentions 56% this year, then lashed out...

30 Kurds Killed in Iraq as ISIS Battles to Retake Lost Territory

Islamic State group fighters attempting to retake a town in northern Iraq held by Kurdish peshmerga forces have killed at least 30 Kurds, an...

U.S. Officials are Treating Sony Cyberattack as a "Serious National Security Matter"

U.S. officials are treating a cyberattack on Sony Pictures as a "serious national security matter," with the National Security Council considering a proportionate response,...

U.S., Iraqi government prepare for Spring offensive to take back Mosul from ISIS

Looking to take back a city that has high strategic and symbolic value, the Iraqi military will launch an offensive against fighters from the...

U.S. and Iran hold ‘substantive’ talks on nuclear deal but no word on actual...

Iran and the US held more than six hours of talks Wednesday seeking to nail down a complex nuclear deal, but negotiators remained tight-lipped...

Abbas says he will resubmit bid for Palestinian statehood to UN

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said that he was discussing with Jordan plans to resubmit to the United Nations Security Council a resolution calling for the establishment...

Iranian general inadvertently admits country’s pursuit of ‘atomic, chemical’ weapons

A commander of Iran’s widely feared Basij paramilitary corps has inadvertently confessed that the Tehran regime aims to build up an arsenal of nuclear...

Obama’s proposed budget would fund NASA missions to Europa and Mars

The White House budget request for 2016 has proposed to give NASA $18.5 billion, including funding for the Mars 2020 rover and a mission...

Senate Approves Iran Nuclear Deal Bill

The Senate voted 98-1 Thursday to approve bipartisan legislation that would require President Obama to let Congress review - and possibly reject - any...

Israel Indicts American Christian Man Who Allegedly Plotted to Bomb Muslims Holy Sites in...

An American Christian who passed himself off as an ex-U.S. Navy SEAL faces charges in Israel of trying to blow up Muslim holy sites...

ISIS Downs Plane, Captures Pilot

The Islamic State group captured the pilot of a Jordanian warplane that crashed in northern Syria, Jordan's army said Wednesday, according to media reports. "Jordan...

Indiana Senate Set to Allow Hiring Based On Religion

Indiana state Sen. Travis Holdman, R-Markle, is the author of a bill that would allow religious-affiliated organizations that receive state contracts to hire people...

Paradise Lost: Will Christianity Ever Return to its Ancient Homelands in the Middle East?

The stark cliffs of the Zagros Mountains on the Iran-Iraq border, and the dusty hills and plains that lie between those mountains and the...

U.S. asks Vietnam to stop letting Russia use former American base to refuel bomber...

Russia on Friday rejected U.S. concerns about its use of a former American base in Vietnam for the refueling of Russian bomber flights around...

Iran threatens to retaliate against Western sanctions by cutting gas production

As the talks over Iran's disputed nuclear issue nears its sensitive epoch, the country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei pledged on Wednesday not to...

Iran sets up headquarters for cyberwar

The joint chiefs of staff of Iran’s armed forces have established a new ‘soft war’ headquarters to counter threats from Israel and the US,...

Christians in India Face Unprecedented Wave of Attacks as Hindu Nationalists Grow Bolder Under...

In 2014, India saw a wave of violence towards Christians that left five dead, including one 11-year-old child. Another 7,000 people experienced other persecution...

Netanyahu denounces ICC over war crime probe of Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has again denounced the move by the International Criminal Court to launch an inquiry into possible war crimes committed...