Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says agreement has been reached on sending 200 Kurdish peshmerga fighters from Iraq through Turkey to help defend the Syrian border town of Kobani against ISIS militants.
The case of three teenage girls being investigated for aiding Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) poses vexing questions for U.S.
As Canadians, we've been lucky up to this point, Brian Stewart writes. We've been telling ourselves for some time now we could be the object of a terror attack.
Airstrikes by U.S.-led forces appear to have killed over 460 members of ISIS and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria, a monitoring group which tracks the violence said on Thursday.
Lawyers for four former Blackwater security guards convicted in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad plan to appeal, they said.
A British fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after police caught him on camera driving and strolling around supermarkets.
The shooting in Ottawa has drawn international attention and reaction from Canada's closest ally, the United States, and beyond.
In 1965, paleontologists dug up a gargantuan pair of tyrannosaur-like fossil dinosaur arms. Now, finally, they have uncovered the rest of the dinosaur and found it 'more bizarre than we could even possibly have imagined.'
Large explosions continue to rock the Syrian border town of Kobani, hours after the Pentagon warns the town could still fall to ISIS militants, despite U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the area.
Kenny G, the famed U.S. smooth jazz star, stopped in at Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Wednesday, but his visit was out of tune with Chinese authorities.
Multi drug-resistant tuberculosis remains at crisis levels, with about 480,000 new cases this year, and various forms of lung disease killed about 1.5 million people in 2013, World Health Organization says.
American actor Renee Zellweger has responded to internet buzz over her radically different face, saying she owes the changes to a peaceful, healthier lifestyle.
An Ohio man detained for nearly half a year in North Korea has landed back home.
A U.K. man who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after police caught him on camera driving and strolling around supermarkets.
The driver of the snowplow that apparently caused the plane carrying the Total CEO to crash at a Moscow airport says he neither saw nor heard the private jet as it sped toward him down the runway in the dark.
In the wild, wacky and often wealthy world of YouTube, online celebrities have found fame by creating content that is so popular it has attracted advertising and turned some of them into multimillionaires.
The family of the first Ebola victim to die in the United States says the hospital that cared for him has refused for weeks to release lab results showing the effects of an experimental drug treatment, fanning their suspicions that the facility mishandled the case.
A second ship was preparing to join the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a remote patch of the Indian Ocean on Wednesday, as Malaysia's defense minister expressed confidence the plane will be found.
Nelson Bunker Hunt, the Texas oilman once considered the world's richest man before his fortunes were undone by Muammar Gaddafi and his own epic overreaching in the silver market, died on Tuesday at age 88.
Actress Daniele Watts, who suggested she was detained by Los Angeles police because of racial profiling after she was found in a parked car with her boyfriend, was charged Tuesday with lewd conduct.