A coalition led by the United States has increased airstrikes targeting Islamic state militants in the city of Ramadi.
And nine people were killed in gun violence between members of at least three opposing motorcycle gangs in the city of Waco, Texas.
Some people collect postage stamps — the small pieces of paper you place on letters or postcards before mailing them.
The Cottonwood Institute is a nonprofit group that works with teenagers in the U.S. city of Denver, Colorado.
United States officials say the Defense Department is considering sending military ships and aircraft to test Chinese claims in the South China Sea.
Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday to his family’s hometown of Xi’an.
President Barack Obama has talked with Arab officials about his government’s position on talks about Iran’s nuclear program.
The Taliban said it carried out a deadly attack on a hotel in Kabul Wednesday night.
Another stranded boat holding hundreds of migrants has been seen off the coast of Thailand.
A shelter for homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people is opening in Washington, D.C. It is called Casa Ruby.