223,000 Jobs Added in April; Unemployment Rate Dips to 5.4%

The American job market rebounded in April, the government said Friday, as employers added 223,000 positions and the unemployment rate decreased to 5.4 percent. The...

Netanyahu Finalizes Israel’s New Coalition Government Just Before Deadline

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel managed to form a new government just ahead of the legal deadline Wednesday night, and will start his...

Venezuelan Military Officers Accused of Plotting to Blow Up Presidential Palace Sent to Prison

A group of Venezuelan military officers the government accused of plotting to blow up the presidential palace have been sent to prison, officials said...

U.S. asks Saudi Arabia to pause Yemen fighting to provide avenue for aid

The United States is concerned about the worsening humanitarian situation in Yemen and will discuss a possible pause in fighting with Saudi officials on...

Christian Mother of a Muslim Daughter Laments America’s Growing Fear of Islam

by Patricia Raybon People stare as we tell our daughter Alana goodbye at the John Wayne Airport in California. Alana is a Muslim, and her head...

Catholic Church Losing Influence in Italy: Government Slashes Time it Takes to Get a...

Italy has slashed the time it takes to get a divorce to six months from three years in the latest sign of the Catholic...

Poll says 65% of Americans Support Decision to Charge Police in Freddie Gray Case

The decision by Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby to charge six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, including one with second-degree...

Video from Just After Arrest of Colorado Theater Shooter Played in Court; Holmes Asked...

Sounding dazed in the hours after his arrest, Colorado theater shooter James Holmes asked detectives, "There weren't any children hurt, were there?" Holmes asked the...

Tragic: Wisconsin Family Goes for Bike Ride and Gets Caught Up in Random Shooting...

The Stoffel family set out on a bike ride on a beautiful spring evening, the young Wisconsin couple and their three children pedaling across...

At Mosque in Texas, Worshipers Express Anger at Terrorists and at Group Holding ‘Draw...

At a small mosque in Texas near the site where two gunmen were shot dead after trying to storm an exhibit of caricatures of...

China Lodges Protest After U.S. Religious Freedom Commission Criticizes Beijing’s “Severe” Suppression of Religious...

Beijing Monday lodged a protest against the United States after a government advisory body highlighted "severe violations of religious freedom" in China. The Chinese foreign...

Oldest Complete Copy of Ten Commandments Put on Display for First Time in Israel

The world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display at Israel's leading museum in an exhibit tracing civilization's most...

Suspect in Garland Attack Had Been Investigated Before by Government

A man whose social media presence was being scrutinized by federal authorities was one of two suspects in a shooting at a Texas cartoon...

ISIS Followers Sent Messages About Garland Muhammad Drawing Event a Week Beforehand and Called...

The father of one of the suspected gunmen in the Garland, Texas, shooting told ABC News that his son "made a bad choice." "We are...

University of South Carolina Student Faces Charges After Being Caught on Tape Poisoning Roommates’...

A University of South Carolina student is facing felony charges and possible jail time after allegedly being caught on camera spitting and pouring chemicals into...

Charlotte Elizabeth Diana: What’s in a (Royal Baby’s) Name?

When choosing their second child’s name, Kate Middleton and Prince William went the sentimental route. Charlotte Elizabeth Diana is an homage to both sides of...

Leaders of Internet.org say Project Will ‘Connect Two-Thirds of the World and Lift Millions...

“Facebook’s mission is to make the world better connected and Internet.org’s purpose is to connect two-thirds of the world, which is not connected at...

After Executions, Indonesia says it Will Stop Sending Domestic Workers to the Middle East

Indonesia will stop sending new domestic workers to 21 Middle Eastern countries after Saudi Arabia executed two Indonesian women in Saudi Arabia, angering Jakarta,...

John Kerry Visits Somalia to Meet With Government Officials on Combating Islamic Extremism

Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Somalia Tuesday in a show of solidarity with a government trying to defeat al-Qaida-allied...

Twitter Suspends Accounts Linked to ISIS Gunmen Who Attacked Muhammad Cartoon Event in Texas

Twitter appears to have suspended an account that tweeted about an attack in Texas 15 minutes before shots were fired at an anti-Muslim event...