CNN's Nic Robertson reports that the Syrian civil war has come to Israeli border at the Golan Heights.
Ukraine's President and opposition leaders agreed Friday to a deal meant to end the country's political crisis and end days of bloody fighting that has left parts of the city center a war zone.
A Libyan military plane crashed in Tunisia's Nabeul province Friday, killing all 11 people on board, the Libyan government said.
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Heavy shelling and gunfire echoed close to the Syrian-Israeli frontier at the Golan Heights on Friday, as the long-running war between rebels and government forces raged in a strategic area.
At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
Scores of copies of Anne Frank's diary and other books covering the Holocaust held by public libraries across Tokyo have been vandalized, local government officials said Friday.
The apparent resumption of forced "virginity tests" by security forces in Egypt has dashed activists' hopes for democratic reforms and fueled fears of a return to police brutality and abuse reminiscent of the Hosni Mubarak-era.
Traces of narcotics and hypodermic needles found with the bodies of two American security officers on the container ship Maersk Alabama suggested the deaths resulted from drug overdoses, a Seychelles government official has told CNN.
China has urged U.S. President Barack Obama to call off a meeting at the White House with Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama that's scheduled to take place Friday.
As Saima Mohsion reports, the Thai government is now promising payment for rice subsidy program.
Militants attacked Somalia's presidential palace on Friday, security sources and eyewitnesses said.
CNN's Jake Tapper reports on a lawsuit alleging Navy sailors who responded to the Japan earthquake are now falling ill.
Traces of narcotics and hypodermic needles found with the bodies of two American security officers on the Maersk Alabama container ship suggested the deaths resulted from drug overdoses, a Seychelles government official told CNN on Thursday.
Rebekah Brooks, the former boss of News International, took to the stand for the first time Thursday in her trial on accusations that she was part of a conspiracy to intercept the voice mails of high-profile figures in Britain.
CNN's Mohammed Jamjoom reports on the fate of young Syrian refugees living in limbo after making the dangerous trip.
It was the holy grail -- the gold medal that President Vladimir Putin and his fellow Russians had dreamed of.
The Pakistani Army carried out airstrikes late Wednesday that targeted militant hideouts in the country's volatile northwest, killing 15 people, the military said.
Families torn apart for more than 60 years -- separated by the Korean War -- began to reunite at a mountain resort in North Korea Thursday.