Pentagon to Increase Number of Troops in Middle East Amid Rising Threats from Iran

The Pentagon will further beef up its military assets in the Persian Gulf to counter what U.S. officials have called "credible" threats from Iran,...

American-Born Boris Johnson is Frontrunner to Take Over as British Prime Minister

A U.S.-born British politician who once told USA TODAY in an interview that the chance of him becoming prime minister was about as likely...

WATCH: British PM Theresa May Breaks Down as She Announces Resignation Amid Brexit Gridlock...

An emotional Theresa May announced her resignation Friday, but she’s not ready to leave her role of prime minister just yet. Fighting back tears,...

Kenya’s High Court Refuses to Decriminalize Homosexuality After Judge Rules There Is ‘No Scientific...

Kenya's High Court has refused to decriminalise homosexuality today, in a disappointing verdict for gay rights activists across Africa where dozens of countries have...

Theresa May Announces That She Will Resign as Prime Minister & Conservative Party Leader

Theresa May announced Friday that will step down as U.K. Conservative Party leader on June 7, sparking a contest to become Britain's next prime...

Proposed Irish Law Would Make It Illegal for Citizens to Shop in Israeli ‘Occupied...

A new bill pending approval by the Irish government is just a few steps away from becoming law. The proposed law would make it illegal...

British Prime Minister Theresa May Facing Cabinet Coup Plot to Oust Her Immediately

Members of British Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet were plotting a move to oust her Wednesday, a day before European Parliament elections in which...

494 Children Are HIV Positive Amid Outbreak in Pakistani City

This spring, a number of parents in Ratodero, a poor neighborhood in the city of Larkana in southern Pakistan, were worried about their children. Their...

Canadian Authorities Seize Over 100 Animals from Quebec Zoo, Owner Facing Up to Five...

Canadian authorities on Tuesday raided a zoo, arrested its owner, and seized more than 100 animals including lions, zebras, kangaroos and bears -- after...

Study Says It’s Easier to Be Non-Religious in Canada Than in the US

Nearly a quarter of Canadians today say they have no religious affiliation — about the same as in the U.S. But a forthcoming book...

Global Sea Levels Could Be Rising More Than Expected

Scientists believe that global sea levels could rise far more than predicted, due to accelerating melting in Greenland and Antarctica. The long-held view has been...

All Ministers from Austria’s Far-Right Freedom Party Resign

All the ministers from the far-right Freedom Party, the junior member of Austria's coalition government, have stepped down, news agency APA reported on Monday. The...

China Accuses US of ‘Extravagant Expectations’ for Trade Deal

China accused the United States on Monday of harboring “extravagant expectations” for a trade deal, underlining the gulf between the two sides as U.S....

Iran Says US Should Address Country With Respect Instead of War Threats

Iran urged the United States on Monday to address the Islamic Republic with respect, not threats of war, a day after U.S. President Donald...

Sources Say India’s Ruling Party Is Meeting With Coalition Partners as Exit Polls Predict...

India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is to meet coalition partners to discuss a new government, two BJP sources said on Monday, after exit...

Eiffel Tower Evacuated After Man Is Seen Climbing Up Its Side

The Eiffel Tower has been closed after a man was seen climbing up its side. The company that operates the Parisian landmark confirmed that someone...

The Netherlands Wins 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

The Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv Saturday, with Duncan Laurence's doleful piano ballad "Arcade" crowned champion of Europe's annual...

Middle Eastern Media Network Al Jazeera Apologizes After Journalists Claimed Zionists ‘Benefited’ From the...

The Qatar-based Al Jazeera media network issued an apology and suspended two journalists Sunday after the network posted a video claiming that Zionists exploited...

Australian PM Scott Morrison Heads to Church ‘Miraculous’ Election Victory

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison thanked his fellow Pentecostal churchgoers on Sunday after a miraculous election victory that defied years of unfavorable opinion polls...

Five People, Including Four Americans, Killed When Plane Crashes Into Sea After Takeoff from...

Five people, including four Americans, were killed when a small plane crashed into the sea shortly after takeoff from an airport in Honduras on...