Rahim Faiez, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:56am
An Islamic State group suicide bomber struck on the road to a Shiite shrine in Afghanistan's capital on Wednesday, killing at least 33 people as Afghans celebrated the Persian new year, authorities said.
Haruna Umar and Krista Larson, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:49am
Boko Haram Islamic extremists brought back nearly all of the 110 girls they had kidnapped from a boarding school last month, dropping them off in the middle of the night Wednesday with a warning: "Don't ever put your daughters in school again."
Macedonia's justice minister has resigned following public outcry over the case of a 4-year-old boy killed nearly two years ago, after a prosecutor reduced the charges against the driver of the car that hit the child.
Vladimir Isachenkov and Nataliya Vasilyeva, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:34am
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson insisted Wednesday that Moscow was responsible for a nerve-agent attack on an ex-spy on British soil, while a senior Russian diplomat challenged London to proof its claims, accusing it of "hiding facts" or staging the attack itself.
Brian Rohan, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:29am
The little-known alternative candidate to Egypt's president in next week's election insisted on Wednesday that his campaign is serious, despite charges he entered the race at the last minute only to give it a veneer of legitimacy.
Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:08am
In one of the deadliest attacks in the Syrian capital in the country's seven-year civil war, at least 44 people, most of them women and children, were killed when insurgents fired mortar shells on a busy market in Damascus, state media said Wednesday.
Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:01am
Two Yemeni government ministers announced their resignations on Wednesday in a gesture of protest, claiming that Saudi Arabia has for months now prevented Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi from returning home.