Assad says Syria and allies will win, failure would be devastating
Middle East would be more stable if Saddam, Gaddafi still in power: Trump
Erdogan's 'anti-terrorism' rally in France draws thousands
17 dead as heavy flooding hits French Riviera
Pope opens synod; calls for welcoming Church but no gay marriage
Germany faces logistical nightmare as refugee inflows hit record
Turkey, EU agree to migrant action plan
Greek coast guard recovers body of migrant baby on Kos
Hurricane Joaquin weakens as it heads towards Bermuda
Three weeks of unrest in Jerusalem, West Bank
A daily hustle to survive: This is the life of a Syrian refugee
The often unbearable existence of a Syrian refugee drives some to unthinkable acts.
MSF demands independent probe into strike on Afghan hospital
The US military said it conducted an air strike 'in the vicinity' of the MSF hospital as it targeted Taliban insurgents who were directly firing on US military personnel.
Assad says Russian air campaign vital to save Middle East
Assad's comments come a day after Moscow said it would step up air strikes against Islamic State targets across Syria.
Uruguay (finally) names companies to grow public marijuana
In theory, the country is now one step closer to selling government-sanctioned cannabis in pharmacies across the nation.
So much for a troop withdrawal in Afghanistan. Now we're bombing hospitals
Kunduz remains the scene of fierce fighting since the Taliban took over a week ago. Except now MSF has closed its hospital, so there are far fewer people to treat the wounded.
Obama pledges probe into fatal airstrike on Afghan hospital
President Barack Obama has promised a full investigation into an apparent US air strike on an Afghan hospital that killed 19 people.
Australia is betting your smartphone can save you from shark attacks
In the great battle between human and shark, human has technology.
Could the Vatican face racketeering charges for harboring abusive clergy?
To date, the Holy See has completely avoided prison and fines, despite the thousands of accused sex abusers in its ranks.