December 2013 Headlines
One of South Africa's leading evangelists says he believes the Gospel profoundly affected Nelson Mandela's outlook as he re-entered politics after his years in prison.
Sectarian violence continues to escalate in the Central African Republic. At least 500 people have been killed in a wave of attacks since last Thursday, the Red Cross said.
Ronnie Smith, the American teacher killed in Libya last week, had served on the staff of a Texas church before moving to the North African country.
The Muslim man on trial for beheading British soldier Fusilier Lee Rigby on a London street last spring said he's fighting a holy war.
Mourners streamed into South Africa's 95,000-seat World Cup soccer stadium early Tuesday to honor the man considered by many a symbol of reconciliation.
South Africa is preparing an epic tribute to former president Nelson Mandela as tens of thousands, world leaders, plan to attend Tuesday's memorial service.
The hearing on the plight of Pastor Saeed, who's been imprisoned in Iran for his faith, is set for Thursday morning in Washington.
Protests along the border with Afghanistan could jeopardize billions of dollars in aid to Islamabad, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned.
Anti-government protestors in Ukraine toppled a landmark statue of former Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin in central Kiev on Sunday.
Leaders and ordinary citizens across the globe are paying tribute Friday to South African anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday at age 95.
French troops deploy as foreign minister warns the Christian-Muslim situation in the Central African Republic is "on the verge of genocide."
Twenty-two years of war between North and South Sudan ended when southerners gained independence in July 2011.
Algerian army helicopters killed a top al Qaeda leader and four associates Thursday as they sped through the southern part of the country, a government official said.
Unknown assailants shot an American teacher to death as he was jogging on Thursday in Benghazi, a hospital official said, underlining persistently tenuous security in the eastern Libyan city.
Authorities in Mexico say men responsible for stealing a truck earlier this week are in grave danger.
Bishoy Armiya, Egypt's most famous Christian convert from Islam, has been arrested by national security forces.
Deadly threats to American pastor Saeed Abedini, who is imprisoned in Iran, are increasing since being transferred to a brutal prison.
Video of a man's miracle survival after being trapped underwater for three days has gone viral.
Pope Francis has asked for prayer for 12 nuns abducted from their convent in the ancient Christian village of Maaloula, Syria.
Parents in the United Kingdom are still fuming after being told their child could be labeled a "racist" for not attending a workshop on Islam.
It's a long road back for people of the Philippines who were devastated last month by a catastrophic typhoon.
Voters in Croatia overwhelmingly approved a measure to define marriage as a "union of a man and woman."
A seven-year-old boy was tortured and murdered for his Christian faith in India.
The White House National Security Council is urging North Korea to release two detained Americans.