She tried drugs. She tried arguing. She tried writing a book. After a quarter century, the daughter of …
Terry Anderson
The Syrian government of President Bashar Assad and the rebel militants working to oust him will begin the …
Syrian government
Right up until he absolutely had to leave, 24-year-old nurse Abu Hussam was determined to stay in Aleppo. …
Aleppo
Suspected U.S. drone strikes have killed three alleged al-Qaida operatives in Yemen's southwestern Bayda province, security and tribal officials said, the first such killings reported in …
drone strikes
JERUSALEM – The Latest on Israeli plans in the West Bank and east Jerusalem in the Trump era (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office says his Security …
Israel delays
TEHRAN, Iran – An Iranian news agency is reporting that a woman with dual Iranian and British citizenship has been sentenced to five years in prison. The report by Mizanonline.ir, which is …
Iran
Washington (CNN)The White House says it is in the beginning stages of discussions regarding President Donald Trump's pledge to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. …
Tel Aviv
Joel Wing, a high school social studies teacher in Oakland, was at home working on his MacBook Air one recent afternoon when he saw troubling news out of Baghdad. The United Nations had …
Iraq
(CNN)The civil war in Syria, the Palestinians and the nuclear agreement with Iran will be on the agenda when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calls US President Donald Trump on …
Iran
Iraqi forces on Sunday retook two neighbourhoods from the Islamic State group in Mosul, the last central areas on the Tigris River's east bank not under their control. They recaptured "Al …
Iraq forces
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Russia signed a long-term agreement on Friday to greatly enlarge its military presence in Syria, more than doubling the space for warships in Russia’s only Mediterranean …
Syria
A large explosion rocked a camp for displaced Syrians along the Syrian-Jordanian border Saturday, killing at least six and wounding many others, opposition activists said. The …
Baltimore Blast
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s campaign to secure sweeping executive authority won parliament’s approval early Saturday. Turks will have the final say in a referendum that could be …
Presidential System
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delayed a vote Sunday on an explosive proposal to annex one of the West Bank's largest settlements, apparently to …
Netanyahu