UK Police Appeal to Public for Information on James Foley’s Killer

The UK's head of counter-terrorism has appealed to the public to help identify people who have travelled to Syria or are showing signs of...

Two American Citizens Killed in Syria While Fighting for ISIS

The Obama administration is investigating reports from Syria that a second American was killed over the weekend while fighting alongside Islamist State extremists. The news...

Benjamin Netanyahu Declares Victory in Gaza War

Israel's prime minister has declared victory in the Gaza war against Hamas, saying a cease-fire deal gave nothing to the Islamic militant group. In a...

ISIS Kidnappers Want Ransom of $6.6 Million for 26-Year-Old American Woman

A third American hostage held by ISIS has been identified as a 26-year-old American woman who was kidnapped a year ago while doing humanitarian relief work...

Russian President Putin and Ukrainian President Poroshenko Wrap Up Talks Over Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko held one-on-one talks Tuesday in Minsk against a backdrop of rising tension over the Ukrainian...

WATCH: Iron Dome Intercepts 15 Hamas Rockets in Less Than One Minute; Extended Ceasefire...

The racially-fraught unrest in Ferguson, coupled with the prospect of an expanded US military campaign in Iraq and Syria, has shoved Israel’s conflict with...

Francois Hollande Names New Team After Ministers Rebel

French President Francois Hollande has named a new cabinet under PM Manual Valls, dropping ministers who rebelled against austerity cuts. The first government of Mr...

Someone Tell Obama: Iraqi Christians Are Dying

It’s starting to seem as if the Obama White House operates on a time delay. In the case of Iraq’s religious minorities, the results...

ISIS Looking More and More Like the Taliban with Oil Wells

With its reign of terror over a large population and ability to self-finance on a staggering scale, the extremist group that beheaded American journalist...

Obama Authorizes Surveillance Flights Over Syria

President Barack Obama has authorized surveillance flights over Syria, a precursor to potential airstrikes there, but a mounting concern for the White House is...

Iran Supports Kurdish Fighters in Battle Against Islamic State

Iran is backing the Iraqi Kurdish forces battling Islamic State militants who have beheaded their foes and forced thousands to flee as they capture...

Eight Dead After Suicide Bombing in Baghdad Shia Mosque

A car bomb in a mainly Shia district of Baghdad has killed at least eight people and wounded around 20 others. The blast in the...

Putin and Poroshenko Set Out Different Guidelines for Peace in Ukraine; Little Expected from...

Russian President Vladimir Putin urged his Ukrainian counterpart on Tuesday not to escalate an offensive against pro-Moscow rebels, and threatened economic retaliation for signing...

UN Condemns ISIS’ “Appalling” Crimes

The United Nations on Monday condemned “appalling, widespread” crimes by Islamic State forces in Iraq, including mass executions of prisoners that could amount to...

Ukrainian Forces Capture 10 Russian Soldiers

Ukraine announced Tuesday that it had captured ten Russian soldiers in the eastern Donetsk region, while Russia reportedly claims that they crossed the border...

After Pope Francis Expresses Interest in Visiting China, Country Warns him Not to ‘Interfere’...

China has reacted cautiously to a bid by Pope Francis to open new dialogue with Beijing, with some officials quick to warn the Vatican...

Rabbis in Asia Celebrate Reopening of Jewish Center 6 Years After Pakistani Attacks

Rabbis from across Asia on Tuesday celebrated the reopening of a Jewish center targeted by rampaging Pakistani gunmen who stormed through Mumbai on a...

Search Underway for New Jersey Student Missing in Israel

An extensive search is underway for a student from New Jersey missing in Israel, police told ABC News. Aaron Sofer, 23, of Lakewood went missing...

President of Ukraine Orders Snap Election for October 26

President Petro Poroshenko has dissolved Ukraine's parliament and announced an election on October 26 in the country that is fighting a war against separatists...

Japan says it has Developed a Drug Which May Cure Ebola

Japan said Monday it is ready to provide a Japanese-developed anti-influenza drug as a possible treatment for the rapidly expanding Ebola outbreak. Chief Cabinet Secretary...