A Human Rights group says that the Islamic State militants have executed 20 people in the ancient Roman theater in Palmyra, a UNESCO World heritage site.
A heat wave in India has killed more than 1,100 people in the southeastern states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum launched his second campaign for the White House on Wednesday.
An old Internet scam is getting some new attention lately.
United States officials have brought charges against current and former leaders of FIFA, the group that governs the sport of football around the world.
The Iraqi government said it has launched an operation to seize control of Anbar province from Islamic State militants.
Kenyan officials say al-Shabab militants attacked a group of police officers late Monday near the border with Somalia.
The spy trial of American newspaper reporter Jason Rezaian began Tuesday in Iran.
Recovery operations in Texas and Mexico are expected to continue Tuesday, after severe weather ravaged the region.
Have you ever found yourself in this situation: You hear a song you used to sing when you were a child – a bit of nostalgia or “blast from the past,” as we say.