‘Several killed’ after suicide bomber strikes Saudi Shiite mosqueA suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi’ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers, residents said, killing and wounding several people
All six Baltimore officers indicted in Freddie Gray caseA grand jury has brought charges against six Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray from injuries suffered while in police custody, Baltimore City State Attorney…
'Late Show' legend Letterman signs off after 33 yearsAfter 33 years and 6,028 broadcasts of his late-night show, US talk-show veteran David Letterman is signing off.
Merkel, Hollande meet Tsipras in Riga for debt talksGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande held talks late on Thursday with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, hoping to speed up the resolution of…
Belgium threatens to cut aid to BurundiBelgium warned Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza on Thursday it would end all direct aid if he went ahead with his run for a third term in power that has prompted violent…
Netanyahu calls off plan to segregate West Bank busesIsrael’s prime minster has overruled his defense minister and called off a proposed plan to segregate Palestinians from Israelis on West Bank buses.
US takes ‘hard look’ at Iraq strategy after fall of RamadiThe United States is taking an "extremely hard look" at its strategy in Iraq after Islamic militants captured the town of Ramadi, a top US official said Wednesday.
UN announces peace talks on crisis in YemenU.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday announced talks between warring Yemeni parties in Geneva on May 28 to end over seven weeks of war, as Iran agreed for international…
Deadly bombing at UN compound in South SudanFour civilians were killed on Tuesday when two mortar bombs exploded inside a UN compound in the town of Melut in South Sudan’s Upper Nile state, as rebel forces and government…
Banks hit by record fines in currency and rate casesUS and British regulators fined six major global banks nearly $6 billion Wednesday for rigging the foreign exchange market and Libor interest rates.
PSG becomes world's best-paid sports teamFrench champions Paris Saint-Germain pay their players higher salaries than any other team in world sport, according to figures published on Wednesday.
Venezuelan parliament chief blasts reports of drug traffickingThe Venezuelan government’s second most powerful figure, Diosdado Cabello, denied on Tuesday that he was involved in the drug trade after US media reports said he and other…