Democracy in action. Or not. The deals and dramas that decide who runs the world.
Poland says it will deny entry to pro-Putin biker gang
Poland will not allow members of a Russian motorcycle club linked to President Vladimir Putin to cross its border and enter the European Union's territory.
Obama admits accidentally killing 3 Americans in counterterrorism strikes in Pakistan
One American victim, killed along with an Italian, were Al Qaeda hostages. The two other Americans were alleged Al Qaeda affiliates.
The British media rehearses the queen's death at least once a year
Queen Elizabeth II turned 89 on Tuesday. And the royal press wants to make sure it is ready for the inevitable.
Pope met French Vatican envoy nominee at center of gay speculation
But Laurent Stefanini still hasn't been confirmed as ambassador to the Holy See.
Obama saying 'wha gwan Jamaica' has already become the greatest dancehall sample of all time
Here's some of the best ways DJs have remixed the US president's patois.
Wary of brinkmanship, euro zone steers away from new deadlines for Greece, official says
US-EUROZONE-GREECE:Wary of brinkmanship, euro zone steers away from new deadlines for Greece, official says
Egypt has really come full circle
What's next? Hosni Mubarak for president?
These activists are risking everything to save the environment
'They follow me. They threaten to kill me, to kidnap me, they threaten my family. That is what we face.'
The success of these candidates will tell us a lot about the UK's future
Read this and sound clever down the pub.
China's president in Pakistan to unveil $46 billion investment plan
The vast majority of the money will go towards energy projects.
Mogherini says EU has 'no more excuses' on migrants
Her comments come as rescue workers desperately search for hundreds of people in the Mediterranean after a fishing boat crashed off the coast of Libya.
700 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean shipwreck
The boat most likely capsized as a result of the terrified passengers stampeding to one side in their desperation to get off, according to UNHCR.
Terror arrests in Australia over planned Anzac Day attack
Two men were arrested in Melbourne on Saturday for allegedly planning an Islamic State-inspired attack.
Ecuador is on its way to decriminalizing drug use
Not full-on legalization, but the country's congress is considering a bill that would replace jail time with fines, and view addicts as patients not criminals.
Apparently, taxpayers don't like it when you use their money to build a robot statue
Ankara's mayor now wants to erect a dinosaur statue in its place.
This video will make you wish you could vote for gay marriage in Ireland
It could be the first country to pass gay marriage by a vote.
This hardcore Russian biker gang is about to invade Poland
Tensions are rising.
Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism list
US-CUBA-USA-OBAMA:Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism list
The next US president could be dangerously clueless about foreign policy
All of the big candidates so far have said some pretty dumb things about the world.
Iranian official says nuclear talks will resume Apr. 21
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made the announcement during a visit to Madrid.
Here is why Boko Haram exists. And the terrible repercussions
Senior Correspondent Erin Conway-Smith traveled to Nigeria to investigate the roots and impacts of Boko Haram.
Italy court lifts constraints on Berlusconi after tax fraud sentence
US-ITALY-BERLUSCONI:Italy court lifts constraints on Berlusconi after tax fraud sentence
Russia opens way to missile deliveries to Iran, starts oil-for-goods swap
US-IRAN-NUCLEAR-RUSSIA:Russia opens way to missile deliveries to Iran, starts oil-for-goods swap
Deal or not, many US states will keep sanctions grip on Iran
State-by-state US sanctions on Iran could complicate any warming of relations between the long-time foes.
Germany's Nazi hunters are heading to Ecuador
Could there still be surviving war criminals hiding in the South American nation?
There are hundreds of 'micronations' you've never heard of
Countries that exist almost entirely online, or are comprised of one person, come together today at MicroCon 2015.
The DEA gets sued for spying on Americans' international phone calls
Human Rights Watch wants to make sure the US drug agency terminates and never restarts its bulk phone data collection.
France's far-right leading family is a mess of amazing gossip right now
Where are those family values now?
Iran's Khamenei says there is no guarantee of a final nuclear deal
The supreme leader says there is still much work to do.
Spain defends EU sanctions on Russia over Ukraine
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras slams the sanctions as he tries to strengthen relations with the Putin government.
Old Chinese women can't stop won't stop dancing in the streets
Many Chinese find them loud and annoying. But despite a promised crackdown, the government can't seem to stop them.