U.S. Embassy in Saudi Arabia on heightened security

(Reuters) – U.S. consular services and merchandise in Saudi Arabia had been canceled for Sunday and Monday on account of heightened security considerations, the U.S. Embassy ...

Venezuela stages military exercise to counter U.S. 'threat'

Venezuela’s Common Vladimir Padrino speaks All The Way Through a ceremony marking the 203rd anniversary of Venezuela’s independence ...

Iraqi Kurds say Islamic State used chlorine gas against them

(Reuters) – Iraqi Kurdish authorities said on Saturday that they had proof that Islamic State had used chlorine gas as a chemical weapon in opposition to their peshmerga opponents ...

Bolt cruises to win in 400 meters race

Jamaica’s Usain Bolt smiles hastily after crossing the highest line first, in his first race of the season throughout the Gibson Relays in ...

In New Hampshire, Jeb Bush goes 'up close and personal'

(Reuters) – Republican Jeb Bush’s preliminary foray into New Hampshire has shown that he will have realized from ...

Pennetta launches title defense with nervy win

Flavia Pennetta of Italy returns the ball to Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki throughout their women’s singles tennis suit on the WTA Dubai ...

Islamic State fighters and force allied with Tripoli clash in central Libya

(Reuters) – Clashes erupted in vital Libya on Saturday between Islamic State combatants and a pressure loyal to a Tripoli-based faction, a military authentic and residents ...

Afghanistan gave CIA money to al Qaeda for diplomat's ransom: NYT

(Reuters) – About $1 million equipped with the help of the CIA to a secret Afghan govt fund ended up within the arms of al Qaeda in 2010 when it was once used to pay a ransom ...

EU plans high-level visit to Cuba as ties with West warm

European Union Overseas Coverage Chief, Federica Mogherini, speaks at a information convention on the Ecu Neighbourhood Coverage in Brussels, March ...

Elderly nun raped in Indian convent school

(Reuters) – A nun in her seventies was once raped within the early hours of Saturday when a group of about 5 intruders broke right into a convent faculty in jap India, police ...