Myanmar's election, results and transition
Egypt police kill leading Islamic State militant in Cairo
Editor behind Denmark's Mohammed cartoons steps down
Islamic State kidnaps, kills seven in southern Afghanistan: police
More US troops possible in Syria: Pentagon chief
Support for Germany's right-wing AfD rises to 9 percent
Two Serbian embassy staff seized in Libyan 'ambush'
Russian soldiers geolocated by photos in multiple Syria locations, bloggers say
Knife, car attacks in West Bank wound 6, attackers shot
11,000 Russian travellers fly home from Egypt: deputy PM
Tens of thousands of civilians fleeing a Syrian government offensive have nowhere to hide
Fear and desperation stalk northern Syrian as airstrikes rain down on Aleppo province.
In North Korea, even a failed satellite launch would be a learning experience
We're talking about a country that has nuclear weapons, just no reliable means to deliver them. Yet.
Experts worry Zika today may cause more birth defect cases later
It's Carnival time in Brazil — that means lots of skin showing for bloodthirsty mosquitoes.
You can get a college scholarship for being a virgin in South Africa
There is a strict condition to the Maiden's Bursary Award: the young women must be virgins. There are tests, of course.
North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.
US-NORTHKOREA-SATELLITE:North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.
Rio Carnival dances toward wild finale, swatting Zika aside
The glittering dancers of the Rio Carnival samba championship and their adoring fans were primed Sunday for their first all-night parade.
Behold Taiwan's earthquake (PHOTOS)
It is one thing to read about a tragedy of such magnitude. It is quite another to take in the images.
The US is killing more civilians in Iraq and Syria than it acknowledges
The US government has publicly acknowledged just 21 civilian deaths in coalition airstrikes. That number is impossibly low.