Humanitarian cease-fire begins Friday; organizers hope it will lead to peace talks.
The temporary lull in the fighting follows a “Day of Rage” across the Palestinian territories.
Gen. Jim Jones says Vladimir Putin is engaged in Soviet style antagonism towards the U.S. and western Europe.
Obama hopes plan can restore calm between Israelis and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip.
The arrest of a German intelligence employee casts a new shadow over relations between the two countries.
Islamic militants have seized large parts of central Iraq, including its second-largest city Mosul.
Pyongyang says it his holding Jeffrey Edward Fowle for “committing acts inconsistent with the purpose of a tourist visit.”
New American ambassador Suze LeVine placed her hand on a Kindle Touch displaying the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitiution
State Department has confirmed that six American men who were aboard a ship have been detained in Honduras since May 5.
12 Ukrainian soldiers killed, including a general who served in the Soviet army and was in charge of combat training.