Saudi Arabia on Saturday executed 47 prisoners convicted of terrorism charges, including al-Qaida detainees and a prominent Shiite cleric.
Singer Natalie Cole, the daughter of jazz legend Nat “King” Cole who carried on his musical legacy, has died.
In Bangkok, police-flanked party-goers rang in the new year at the site of a deadly bombing that took place just months ago.
Her son remains in Mexico in an immigration facility because a judge issued an injunction temporarily blocking his deportation.
North Korea’s top official in charge of relations with South Korea has died in a traffic accident.
Nine others remain missing, and 11 made it to safety or were rescued early on.
Ramadi fell to the Islamic State group in May, marking a major setback for Iraqi forces and the U.S.-led campaign.
British astronaut Tim Peake tweeted an apology on Christmas Day from the International Space Station after calling a wrong number.
Williams’ selection was announced Friday. She also won the 2002, 2009 and 2013 AP awards.
Pope Francis noted the simplicity of Jesus’ birth as he rebuked what he called societies’ intoxication with consumerism.
Christian faithful from around the world on Thursday descended on the biblical city of Bethlehem for Christmas Eve celebrations.
The Belgian federal prosecutor’s office said the suspect, whose full name was not disclosed, was being held on charges of taking part in a t…
He deferred entering a plea and did not decide whether he wants to face a court-martial .
A U.S. official says six American troops were killed in a suicide attack near Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan.
Mohammad Asim Asim, governor of Parwan province said on Monday an attacker on a motorcycle rammed a group of eight troops as they patrolled …