Obama: U.S. Will Send Fresh Help To Beleaguered IraqIslamic militants have seized large parts of central Iraq, including its second-largest city Mosul.
Islamic Militants Push Into Iraq's HeartlandFearing in increase in violence, 500,000 Iraqis have fled their homes in Iraq's second city Mosul after Jihadist militants took control.
8 Notable Players Missing The World CupEach country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you ...
6 Americans Held In Honduras For WeeksState Department has confirmed that six American men who were aboard a ship have been detained in Honduras since May 5.
Pro-Russian Forces Shoot Down Ukrainian Helicopter12 Ukrainian soldiers killed, including a general who served in the Soviet army and was in charge of combat training.
Deadliest Day For Ukraine Troops: 16 Killed In RaidPro-Russian insurgents attacked a military checkpoint in eastern Ukraine; Kiev accuses Moscow of trying to disrupt upcoming election.
Global Temperatures Continue To Hit Record Highs Each MonthOnce again, the world hit record heat levels. The average global temperature last month tied the hottest April on record four years ago.
Steelworkers In Eastern Ukraine Fight Back Against Pro-Russian ForcesSteelworkers retook government buildings from pro-Russian militants in an industrial port city in eastern Ukraine.
Nigeria Leader Cancels Visit To Town Where Kidnapped Girls LivedPresident Goodluck Jonathan cited security concerns; parents of the more than 300 abducted schoolgirls are angry.
Boehner Says He 'Nudged' Jeb Bush Towards White House RunBoehner tells Hispanic business men in Texas, "Jeb Bush is my friend. I think he'd make a great president."
British, U.S. Experts Join Nigeria's Search For Kidnapped GirlsBritish security experts have joined Nigerian and American forces trying to rescue the 276 schoolgirls being held captive by Islamic extremists.
Economic Fears Spread As Birth Rates Continue To Drop WorldwideNancy Strumwasser, a high school teacher from Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, always thought she'd have two children. But the layoffs that swept over the U.S. economy around the time her son was born six years ago helped change her mind. Though she and her husband, a market researcher, managed to keep their jobs, she fears they won't be so fortunate next time.
Ukraine Tightens Cordon Around Rebellious CityGovernment troops are advancing on pro-Russian militia in eastern Ukraine.
Ukraine Sends Elite Forces To OdessaGovernment is desperate to stop fighting between its troops and pro-Russian militia in its southern port city.
European Military Observers Freed From Eastern UkraineThey had been held by pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine for over a week.