Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday it was impossible to continue a peace process with Kurdish militants and urged parliament to strip politicians with links to "terrorist groups" of their immunity from prosecution.
A Libyan court passed a death sentence in absentia on Moammar Gadhafi's most prominent son, Seif al-Islam, on Tuesday for suppressing peaceful protests during the country's 2011 revolution that ended his father's rule.
Bahraini authorities say two policemen have been killed and six injured in a bomb attack south of the capital.
A member of the British House of Lords has resigned from the chamber and apologized after he was filmed in an alleged cocaine-and-sex session with prostitutes.
U.S. President Barack Obama is closing out a historic return to the land of his father's birth with a speech to the African Union Tuesday.
The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.
British politicians are fond of holding up their gothic riverside Parliament as a model of how democratic politics should be done, but two high-profile scandals have exposed hypocrisy at its core, placing its reputation in peril.
President Barack Obama unleashed a blistering and belittling rebuke of Republican White House hopefuls Monday, calling their attack on his landmark nuclear deal with Iran "ridiculous if weren't so sad."
Boston mayor Marty J. Walsh delivered a harsh blow to the city's effort to host the 2024 Olympics on Monday when he declared he wouldn't sign any document "that puts one dollar of taxpayer money on the line for one penny of overruns on the Olympics."
The Jehovah's Witnesses Church in Australia failed to report to police more than 1,000 cases of child sexual abuse going back more than 60 years, a government investigation into abuse and its aftermath heard on Monday.
A Chinese woman died after being trapped in a shopping mall escalator, but not before pushing her two-year-old son to safety.
An autopsy will be needed to evaluate what led to the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of singer Whitney Houston, authorities said Monday, the day after her death.
Searchers in New Zealand looking for two young Quebecers missing near a spectacular hiking trail on the South Island have found a second body, police said Monday.
Earlobe stretching became trendy about a decade ago. But now some who bought into the look have grown up, entered the workforce, and want to reverse a decision of the past.
Turkish troops have shelled a Syrian village near the border, targeting Kurdish fighters who have been battling ISIS with the aid of U.S.-led airstrikes, Syria's main Kurdish militia and an activist group said Monday.
A suicide bomber rammed a truck rigged with explosives into the blast walls around one of Mogadishu's most secure hotels, severely damaging the building and killing nine people including a Kenyan diplomat and a Chinese embassy guard.
Fiat Chrysler must offer to buy back from customers more than 500,000 Ram pickup trucks and other vehicles in the biggest such action in U.S.
The search for 43 missing college students in the southern state of Guerrero has turned up at least 60 clandestine graves and 129 bodies over the last 10 months, Mexico's attorney general's office says.
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late entertainer Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has died, about seven months after she was found face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub.
In his first public address in a year, embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad vowed Sunday to win his country's long-running civil war while acknowledging his troops had lost territory to rebel forces and were running short on manpower.