(LONDON) -- The death toll from an explosion in an apartment building in rebel-held northwestern Syria has risen to 69, including 17 children, a monitoring group said on Monday.
The explosion happened on Sunday morning in the town of Sarma... Read More
(MOSCOW) -- Oleg Sentsov has not eaten for 90 days.
For nearly three months, the Ukrainian film director has been on a hunger strike in a remote Russian prison, where advocates say he is being held as a political prisoner.
Sents... Read More
(STRAIGHT OF HORMUZ, Iran) -- Iran fired a short range anti-ship missile last week as part of the short notice naval exercise it held near the Strait of Hormuz, according to two U.S. officials. Earlier this week the top U.S. commander in the Middle E... Read More
(BERLIN) -- Hitler-style mustaches and swastikas can now be used in video games in some instances, German regulators have ruled.
Germany's constitution forbids the use of symbols deemed "anti-constitutional," including Nazi party-affiliate... Read More
(SAADA, Yemen) -- Houthi rebels welcomed a call for an international investigation into an airstrike that killed dozens of children traveling on a school bus in Yemen's Saada province Thursday.
"We welcome the call of the United Nations se... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Four people were killed in a shooting in Canada's eastern city of Fredericton on Friday morning, police said. The suspect was wounded during the incident and is in custody.
Police officers were responding to reports of gunsho... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Taliban fighters stormed a provincial capital in Afghanistan before dawn on Friday, exchanging fire with security forces and reportedly leaving several dead.
The insurgents entered the southeastern city of Ghazni overnight, ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A teacher and fossil enthusiast found a giant set of prehistoric shark teeth estimated to be about 25 million years old at a beach in Australia.
Philip Mullaly found the set of shark teeth in Jan Juc, a renowned fossil site ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Heavy rains in the southeast of France caused flash flooding and led to the evacuation of 1,600 people in the Ardèche, Gard and Drôme regions for precautionary measures Thursday.
In the Gard region, where strong ... Read More
(SAADA, Yemen) -- An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen on Thursday morning killed at least 50 people including dozens of children traveling on a bus in the country’s Saada Province, local health officials said.
The Intern... Read More