Afghan government officials said Wednesday that Taliban chief Mullah Omar is dead.
U.S. lawmakers urged top administration officials Wednesday to provide details about the group that is to enforce a nuclear deal with Iran.
Turkish warplanes bombarded Kurdish militants in northern Iraq Wednesday.
Two Zimbabweans arrested for illegally hunting a protected lion named Cecil appeared in a court in Harare Wednesday.
Mosquitoes have an extraordinary ability to target humans far away and fly straight to their unprotected skin.
U.S. President Barack Obama ended his East Africa trip Tuesday with a speech to the African Union.
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is in Iran.
North Korea’s ambassador to China says his country is not interested in international negotiations about its nuclear program.
The lawyers for an Israeli spy said Tuesday that U.S. officials have decided to release him in November.
South Korea says the MERS outbreak in the country is over.