Ciaran Giles, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 5:00am
An ancient Spanish town that voted to change its name because it was deemed anti-Semitic has come under attack from extremist groups who have daubed the town's signposts and buildings with offensive right-wing symbols and messages protesting the change.
Qassim Abdul-Zahra, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 4:40am
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi replaced the commander of a military division tasked with protecting the heavily fortified Green Zone Thursday after hundreds of angry anti-government protesters broke into the parliament building last week.
Albert Aji and Bassem Mroue, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 3:10am
Two blasts struck a central Syrian village Thursday, killing at least six people and wounding dozens, hours after a truce brought relative calm to the northern city of Aleppo after weeks of escalating violence there.