Iraqi Kurds fight Islamic State with aged weapons

Iraqi Kurds fighting Islamic State say they have yet to receive weapons pledged by US, allies

Updated 07 minutes, 31 seconds ago

Saudi overhaul reshapes Islam's holiest city Mecca

Between wealth and Wahhabism, Saudi urban overhaul transforms Islam's holiest city Mecca

Updated 20 minutes, 48 seconds ago

East Jerusalem construction plan moves ahead

Israel clears way for construction of 2,500 homes in east Jerusalem

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 03:30pm EDT

US Navy says crew member missing in Persian Gulf

US Navy searching for aircrew member who ejected over Persian Gulf

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 02:39pm EDT

Syria blasts at school kill 32, including 10 kids

Bombs near Syrian school kill at least 32, including 10 children in central city of Homs

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:23pm EDT

Baghdad car bomb kills 15

Iraqi officials: Baghdad car bomb kills 15 near pet, vegetable markets

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 12:35pm EDT

Algeria's ailing president absent amid crises

Algerian president's silence after hostage beheading provokes new speculation on his health

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 10:08am EDT

Former Tel Aviv mayor Shlomo Lahat dead at 87

Former Tel Aviv mayor who presided over city's growth dead at 87

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 09:46am EDT

Kurds claim advances in Iraq as Britain joins fray

Kurds claim advances in fighting with extremists in Iraq as Britain carries out first strikes

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 03:38am EDT

Hostage tale suggests IS wary of upsetting Turkey

Truck drivers' account of captivity suggests Islamic State is wary of upsetting Turkey

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:12am EDT

Israel, Palestinians part ways in dueling speeches

In dueling UN speeches Israel, Palestinians outline unilateral moves unlikely to succeed

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 06:12pm EDT

Iranian filmmakers call for nuclear deal

Prominent Iranian movie directors launch campaign calling for nuclear deal

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 05:28pm EDT

Wave of attacks kills nearly 50 in Iraq

Wave of attacks mainly targeting Shiites kills nearly 50 people in Iraq, officials say

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 04:48pm EDT

Gaza lions sent to Jordan after war damages zoo

Gaza lions en route to Jordan via Israel after zoo damaged in war

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 04:10pm EDT

US-led airstrikes hit Islamic State near Turkey

US-led airstrikes target Islamic State group outside Kurdish town near border with Turkey

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:23pm EDT

Algeria identifies some kidnappers of French hiker

Algeria identifies some kidnappers of French hiker later beheaded by Islamic militants

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Iraqi Arabs claim persecution by Kurds

Arab Iraqis say Kurdish soldiers created difficult situation for displaced people in Kirkuk

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Tunisia presidential vote to feature 27 candidates

Tunisia's presidential vote will feature 27 candidates, including 1 woman

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:01pm EDT

Islamist-allied militias in Libya reject UN talks

Islamist-allied militias in control of Libyan capital reject UN talks, call for cease-fire

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Algeria opposition warns over president's absence

Algerian opposition politician warns country paralyzed due to ailing president's absence

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 11:10am EDT