A Canadian pastor has been missing in North Korea for more than a month, raising fears he may have been detained.
The United States and Cuba recently met for a second round of diplomatic talks aimed at restoring relations between the two nations.
Police arrested 471 parents in northwest Pakistan for refusing to give their children polio vaccinations.
For Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his trip to the U.S. is a "fateful, even historic, mission."
Several recent events related to the global war on terror in the Middle East have experts concerned about their impact on America and the world.
An Egyptian court declared Hamas a "terrorist organization" on Saturday, further isolating the rulers of the Gaza Strip who once found a warm welcome under the country's past Islamist government.
The Watoto Children's Choir from Uganda has a mission to help the estimated 50 million orphans across Africa.
A new video shows Islamic State jihadists destroying ancient artifacts in Iraq, some of them were from a biblical era.