10/31/2013 4:36amA Polish photographer abducted in July in Syria has returned to Poland after escaping from his captors, the Foreign Ministry said Thursday.
10/31/2013 4:59amA popular boat ride at Disneyland Paris is closed and under police examination after a 5-year-old boy suffered serious injuries in an accident.
10/31/2013 4:59amThe European Union's top diplomat has denounced Israel's plan to build more than 1,500 homes in Jewish settlements in east Jerusalem and the West Bank. She calls the move illegal and a potential obstacle to peace.
10/31/2013 7:30amPope Francis has decided to install his first batch of cardinals on Feb. 22 _ but he hasn't let on who will join the club of red-hatted churchmen who will one day elect his successor.
10/31/2013 8:26amCzech officials say President Milos Zeman needs to use a wheelchair after he injured his right knee, limiting his duties for up to six weeks.
10/31/2013 10:24amThe Dallas Museum of Art has agreed to return six antiquities that were looted illegally from Italy.
10/31/2013 11:07amIt was one of the great remaining mysteries surrounding the final days of World War II _ what happened to Heinrich Mueller, the head of the Gestapo secret police and the highest-ranking Nazi never to have been captured or located.
10/31/2013 11:22amFour female lawmakers wearing headscarves walked into Turkey's parliament in Ankara on Thursday, marking an end to the ban on the Muslim symbol in the chamber that was imposed in the early days of the Turkish Republic.
10/31/2013 12:31pmTwo decades after Serb soldiers conducted house-to-house searches in a campaign of ethnic killings in Bosnia, forensic scientists are digging up what could turn out to be the largest mass grave from the 1992-95 war.