During a year of surging violence, the government and its foreign allies have failed to coax the Taliban into participating in peace talks.
Palestinian youth kills Israeli-American girl, 13, sleeping in fortified settlement in the West Bank
Hallel Yaffa Ariel became the youngest Israeli victim of a nine-month wave of violence that has seen dozens of Palestinian attacks.
Boris Johnson said he would not run after his ally in the Brexit campaign, Michael Gove, suddenly announced his candidacy
The aircraft destroyed more than 150 vehicles and killed militants, but there were concerns that women and children may be among the dead.
In the outbreak in West Africa that peaked in 2014, about half of people infected with the virus survived.
Nearly three decades after banning chemicals that were destroying the ozone, there are signs the atmosphere is on the mend.
Only 28 survived the shipwreck in April 2015, a tragedy that spurred Europe to revive search-and-rescue operations in the Mediterranean.
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Duquesne University mapping expert is part of an international team that found an escape tunnel dug during the Holocaust in Lithuania.
The turn of events was the latest political aftershock from Britain’s vote last week to leave the European Union.
Police said the police trainees were traveling on the outskirts of Kabul when a suicide bomber rammed the buses with his car.
The triple suicide bombing that killed 42 people at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport on Tuesday.
Officials believed IS was behind the assault at Ataturk Airport where 239 people were wounded and dozens remained in critical condition.
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Meeting for the first time without the U.K., the 27 other EU nations set out a united strategy to face the next British government.
Obama, leaders of Mexico and Canada push back against isolationist and anti-immigrant sentiments that have roiled Britain and used by Trump.
The pact is based on renewed assurances by U.S. officials that Europeans’ data will be sufficiently protected outside the 28-member bloc.
Meanwhile, opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn lost a no-confidence vote, though he said he wouldn’t honor a “corridor coup.”
Since Sunday, Palestinians had holed up in the Al-Aqsa Mosque atop the mount and attacked officers with fireworks and other objects.
The commitment represents an aggressive target given the reliance by the U.S. and Mexico on fossil fuels for much of their electricity.
House Republicans on Tuesday concluded their $7 million, two-year investigation into the deadly attacks in the Libyan city.
The eight terrorists killed at least five people and raised fears that violence from the civil war in Syria will bring further
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Three suspected Islamic State suicide bombers targeted the international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport Tuesday.
Report shows that the U.S. was slow to send help “because of an obsession with hurting the Libyans’ feelings.”
Day says his only reason for not going is concern over transmission of the mosquito-borne virus.
That number grew to $5 billion more than previously reported on the eve of a settlement to be filed today in a San Francisco court.
Israel and Turkey struck a broad reconciliation pact Monday that will restore full diplomatic relations after six years of animosity.
The nation brought forward the selection of its new prime minister by a month in a move expected to help assuage European demands.
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Iraqi government forces Monday accused the retreating militants. Some provincial police, however, blamed the fires on Shiite militias.
Morocco and Spain are also on the five-day itinerary.
Early indications suggest that banking stocks will continue to struggle, say market analysts.
Scotland’s leader threatened to block the move, and the opposition Labour Party’s leader faced a coup attempt from his own legislators.
The declaration gave a major boost to the country’s security and political leadership in its fight against the extremists.
Relations between the former close allies imploded in 2010 following an Israeli naval raid that killed nine Turkish activists.
The Chinese-owned Cosco Shipping Panama went through the Atlantic locks at Agua Clara in the early morning.
The Spanish elections took place three days after the British voted to leave the European Union.
After mass layoffs in the 1970s and ’80s, the once-vibrant port town of Tilbury in southeastern England is one of England’s poorest places.
China on Sunday recovered an experimental probe launched aboard a new generation rocket.
The findings demonstrate a powerful method of carbon storage that could reduce some of the human-caused greenhouse gas emissions.
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Only the lightest elements — helium, lithium and hydrogen — are believed to have existed in the immediate aftermath of the Big Bang.
Over the long term, the lives of the estimated 3 million EU citizens living in Britain may change in ways big and small.
First came the Supreme Court’s action on his immigration plan. Then, the U.K. voted to withdraw from the European Union.
More than 1 million Armenians were massacred a century ago during the final years of the Ottoman Empire.
Gunmen stormed a hotel in Somalia’s seaside capital Saturday, taking guests hostage and “shooting at everyone they could see.”
There are few clues as to how it might end the nation’s political deadlock as officials and investors are reeling from the U.K. referendum.
The Taiwanese president has refused to endorse the concept of a single Chinese nation.
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