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Islamic state al qaeda
Sep 15, 2014
12:15 am
BANGKOK — Myanmar’s Rohingya people have been hacked to death, driven from their homes and quarantined in grubby camps. Many are shrunken from malnutrition and disease. But while most see their condition as a tragedy, Al Qaeda sees opportunity.
Sep 14, 2014
10:49 am
Tony abbott sept. 6 2014
Meanwhile, US Secretary of State John Kerry is touring the Middle East to try to secure backing for the plan.
Sep 14, 2014
12:16 pm
Uganda sept. 14 2014
The discovery of the alleged cell came as Kenya prepares to mark the first anniversary since Al Shabaab's deadly Westgate shopping mall attack.
Africa, Need to Know
Sep 14, 2014
12:59 pm
North korea jan. 13 2014
North Korea has yet to announce a trial date for another US citizen Jeffrey Fowle, from Miamisburg, Ohio, who was arrested in May.
Sep 14, 2014
1:41 pm
Ukraine fighting sept. 14 2014
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko heads to Washington this week to meet President Barack Obama, seeking to secure a 'special status' alliance with the US.
Need to Know, Europe
Sep 14, 2014
10:23 am
Hong kong protests sept. 14 2014
Beijing this summer has made it clear it will not allow fully-democratic elections.
Need to Know, China
Sep 14, 2014
12:31 am
Moscow urbanite cafe
Even with that whole ‘new Cold War’ thing, the former Soviet capital is undergoing a European-style facelift.
Sep 11, 2014
4:18 pm
Obama is speech 2014 09 10
President Barack Obama laid out a four-point plan to 'destroy' the Islamic State. The extremists are likely hearing he has zero points. Here's a closer look.
Sep 10, 2014
11:21 am
Greenhousegasesintheatmosphere
This is the one chart that you need to show to your climate denying friends.
Sep 13, 2014
6:31 am
Kerry egypt 2014 09 13
The United States says it is "comfortable" it can forge an alliance, but will it end up finding itself out on a limb?
Sep 13, 2014
12:17 am
Rainbow flag el salvador
Coahuila, a Mexican state near Texas, is the newest place in the region to legalize gay marriage. But there are still some countries that ban homosexuality.
Sep 13, 2014
11:53 am
Ugandan amisom 2014 09 13
The US warns that the Al Qaeda-linked insurgents from Somalia could try to exact revenge for a US airstrike that killed the militant group's commander.
Sep 12, 2014
3:15 pm
Marijuana 2014 09 12
Interview: Drug czar Julio Calzada tries to set the record straight on a bold but mysterious marijuana experiment.
Sep 12, 2014
9:41 pm
Timbuktu camel
Drought in Mali means meat sellers have to kill animals before they die.
Sep 11, 2014
10:45 am
Scottish independence campaigner
As a 307-year-old marriage teeters on divorce, unionists resort to desperate measures.
Sep 13, 2014
10:03 am
Brazil marina silva
The longtime green activist running for president has even come out in favor of genetically modified crops.
Sep 12, 2014
8:22 am
Wales separatist scotland
Here's a look at those who might be tempted to follow if the Scots end up voting for independence.
Sep 12, 2014
12:22 am
Oscar pistorius court sept. 11 2014
The case and its universal themes of love, death and celebrity have gripped people across the globe.
Sep 12, 2014
12:22 am
Indonesia papua jokowi supporter
Jokowi has promised a softer approach, but the country’s powerful generals may have other ideas.
Sep 11, 2014
5:39 pm
Catalan independence spain protests
Nothing says 'we are a nation' like thousands of people holding hands.
Sep 12, 2014
2:03 pm
Ebola health worker sept. 7 2014
Pledges of equipment and money are coming in, but 500-600 foreign experts and at least 1,000 local health workers are needed on the ground.
Africa, Need to Know
Sep 12, 2014
8:08 am
Saudi Arabia Commentary 9814
Commentary: Gradual reform vis-à-vis women can provide roadmap for greater integration of Shia into Saudi society.
Belief, Commentary
Sep 11, 2014
12:12 pm
Obama Islamic State 9/11 2014
Analysis: Obama's promise Wednesday night to 'degrade and ultimately destroy' IS had a hole in it that you could drive an armored Humvee through.
GroundTruth
Sep 11, 2014
4:45 pm
Oscar pistorius sept. 11 2014
Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday found Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide.
Sep 11, 2014
4:01 pm
Empire glasgow
Cue the music.