Syrian state media says pro-government forces have defeated the Islamic State group in its last stronghold in the country, at a town on the border with Iraq called Boukamal.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker calls Catalonia's secessionist push a "disaster" and has reaffirmed Europe's support of a unified Spain.
Zimbabwe’s ruling party dismissed President Robert Mugabe on Sunday, ending his 37-year-long reign as the African country’s leader.
Two endangered Asian elephants have been hit and killed by a passenger train near the city of Gauhati in northeastern India.
The foreign ministers of four Arab nations are meeting in Cairo to discuss a draft Saudi declaration on countering Iranian influence in Arab affairs.
Kenyan opposition leaders say police are using gunfire and tear gas to disperse residents of a city slum protesting the overnight murder of four people in a suspected ethnic attack.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc and two smaller parties are seeking compromises on the thorny issues of migration and climate change so they can proceed with formal talks on forming a new coalition government.
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Hope grew Saturday night that the crew of Agentina’s missing submarine, the ARA San Juan, might still be alive.
An Afghan official says the Taliban attacked three checkpoints in the western Farah province, killing six police.
China's foreign minister met with Myanmar's top leaders on Sunday during a visit to the country, a day after discussing the Rohingya refugee crisis with Bangladesh's prime minister.
Celebrating Mass with poor people, Pope Francis is denouncing "indifference" as a great sin.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he has made clear to the U.S. that Israel's security concerns must come first as the White House tries to restart a peace process with the Palestinians.
The Pennsylvania State Police have identified a suspect in the Friday night slaying of rookie New Kensington police Officer Brian Shaw.
The power of Zimbabwe's longtime President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest head of state at 93, is slipping away.
The body of Atlanta rapper Edward Reeves, known as Bambino Gold, was found Friday in Macon County, Ala., nearly two weeks after the 29-year-old was last heard from.
Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate was held to 32 rushing yards by Oregon's defense, and 159 passing yards.
The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local): 9:10 a.m.
A lot has happened in the past few days in Zimbabwe, where the world's oldest head of state tries to remain in power even under military house arrest.
Clinging to his now-powerless post, longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe is set to discuss his expected exit with the army commander who put him under house arrest.