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
Yes, Bill Clinton, I am a Muslim who loves America. But why is “terror” part of this conversation?
Commentary: I listened to Bill Clinton's speech on Tuesday. I was particularly shaken by the former president's words about black people and Muslims.
'Missing' ex-Gitmo inmate has resurfaced in Venezuela
Uruguayan officials said last month Abu Wa’el Dhiab, a free man released from Guantanámo Bay prison, had quietly left the country. Now he has reportedly resurfaced in Venezuela.
Top pope aide investigated for Australia child sex abuse
Vatican finance chief George Pell is reportedly under investigation over child sexual abuse allegations.
Reagan's would-be assassin to be released after 35 years
John Hinckley, who tried to assassinate president Ronald Reagan 35 years ago, is to be freed from a psychiatric hospital to live full-time with his mother, a federal judge ordered Wednesday.
Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law kidnapped in Brazil
The kidnappers have reportedly demanded a ransom worth $36.6 million.
Three essential takeaways from Michelle Obama's DNC speech
If you missed the first lady's speech on Monday night, here's why you should watch it now.
Under strict gun laws, Japan's mass killers must rely on knives instead
Japan just had its deadliest mass killing since World War II. It was the fatal stabbing of 19 people with mental disabilities.
Asia's Meth Wars
Asia’s Meth Wars: Speed and brutality in Myanmar’s borderlands (VIDEO)
A GlobalPost documentary on the biggest drug epidemic in Asia.