Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:30:17 GMTGunmen shot dead two Saudi security officers in the eastern city of Dammam on Tuesday, Saudi-owned Arabiya TV reported.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:25:31 GMTGunmen from Somalia's al Shabaab militant group shot dead a senior intelligence officer as he walked to a mosque in Mogadishu late on Monday, police and the group said.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:00:42 GMTAn explosion outside a chamber of commerce building in Turkey's southern resort city of Antalya wounded several people on Tuesday but the mayor said there were no life-threatening injuries and the blast may have been an accident.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:10:19 GMTThe prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one's eyes before parachuting out of a plane.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:45:31 GMTTwelve people were killed in an attack in Mandera in northeast Kenya on Tuesday by suspected Islamist militants from the Somalia's al Shabaab group, Kenyan media quoted police as saying, the latest strike in an area by the militants.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:15:48 GMTLeaders of Venezuela's opposition coalition publicly argued on Monday as its major factions turned against a surprise plan to hold talks with the unpopular government of President Nicolas Maduro.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:10:30 GMTBoth U.S. presidential candidates routinely criticize free-trade deals they blame for the loss of American jobs.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 04:50:38 GMTAt least 59 people were killed and more than 100 wounded when gunmen wearing suicide vests stormed a Pakistani police training academy in the southwestern city of Quetta and took hostages, government officials said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:10:35 GMTPresident Barack Obama on Monday trolled Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump - known for his prolific use of Twitter to settle scores - making Trump the punch line for jokes on ABC's late-night show "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:30:40 GMTBaby LynLee had a large tumor removed in a fetal surgery that allowed her to return to her mother's womb and be delivered at full term.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:10:38 GMTThe British government is expected to make a long-awaited decision Tuesday on increasing London's airport capacity.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:20:34 GMTThe jury in the trial of a British investment banker accused of murdering two Indonesian women in his Hong Kong apartment on Tuesday watched a horrific video that he filmed while sexually torturing and killing his first victim.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 02:56:08 GMTJorge Batlle, a veteran politician who was the fourth member of his Catalan immigrant family to be president of Uruguay, died on Monday, a day before his 89th birthday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:35:26 GMTPeruvian prosecutors on Monday asked a court to sentence a deputy minister accused of graft to nine years in prison, in a case that could undermine President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski's bid to show he is tough on corruption.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:05:43 GMTPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte softened his remarks about a "separation" from long-time ally the United States on the eve of a visit to Japan, a country worried about Manila's apparent pivot away from Washington and towards China.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:24:21 GMTHillary Clinton sought on Monday to cement her lead over Republican White House rival Donald Trump, looking to conquer swing states including Florida and Ohio where early voting has already begun.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:45:24 GMTA U.S.-based scientist was killed in Antarctica when the snowmobile he was driving plunged into a crevasse on Saturday, the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) said in a statement on Monday.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:00:37 GMTThe role of Egypt's military in the economy is likely to decrease in two to three years, Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said in a television interview with CBC.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:48:46 GMTThe United States will deploy over 300 troops in Norway, the Norwegian government announced on Monday, in a move set to upset neighbouring Russia.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:45:15 GMTSerbia has detained a number of people over a suspected plot to sway the outcome of Montenegro's Oct. 16 election, the Serbian prime minister said on Monday, citing "undeniable and material" evidence found by his country's security services.Aleksandar Vucic's remarks were the first detailed Serbian reaction to the arrests on election day in Montenegro of 20 Serbian citizens, including a retired police general, accused of planning attacks on government institutions and officials.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:40:17 GMTFederal investigators sought on Monday to determine the cause of a bus crash that killed 13 people in California over the weekend, and at least four of those who were injured remained in critical condition, officials said.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:00:40 GMTVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro made a surprise visit on Monday to Pope Francis, who urged the embattled leader to alleviate people's suffering and negotiate with the opposition to solve his country's crisis.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:40:53 GMTThe main opposition contender in Bulgaria's presidential election vowed on Monday to seek better relations with Russia and a lifting of European Union sanctions against Moscow that he called harmful to both sides.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:20:40 GMTMore than 1,000 migrants rode buses out of the Calais "Jungle" on Monday as French authorities kicked off an operation to dismantle the notorious camp that has become a symbol of Europe's refugee crisis.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:10:57 GMTAustria's Protestant church criticised the far-right candidate for president on Monday for using the phrase "so help me God" on his campaign posters, saying his party's anti-immigrant stance ran against Christian principles.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:53:59 GMTIraqi forces advancing on Mosul faced stiff resistance from the Islamic State group on Monday despite the US-led coalition unleashing an unprecedented wave of air strikes to support the week-old offensive.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:25:50 GMTU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry voiced concern to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday about renewed fighting and air strikes in the Syrian city of Aleppo after a break of several days, the State Department said.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:10:14 GMTA ninth century library in Morocco, widely believed to be the oldest in the world, is going digital to make its ancient treasures available to a wider audience.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:50:42 GMT"Large parts of the meeting were deeply frustrating," she said after talks with May and the first ministers of the UK's other devolved administrations, Wales and Northern Ireland, in Downing Street.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:16:16 GMTHailed as the gold standard for sharing natural resources, a landmark deal between four countries to manage one of the world's largest aquifers has stalled, Brazilian and Argentinian officials said, raising questions over how states will handle disputes over increasingly valuable fresh water.