If all goes as planned, Rep. Paul Ryan will be elected speaker this week.
NATO launched its largest military exercise in more than a decade this week.
President Barack Obama says he wants to “deepen” United States ties with Pakistan.
Vice President Joe Biden ended months of speculation about his political future.
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Tens of thousands of refugees from Syria continue to flee unrest by traveling to Europe and neighboring countries.
China’s economy has been hurt by weak world demand for Chinese exports, a recent stock market collapse and China’s surprise devaluation of its currency, the yuan.
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime says the amount of opium produced in Afghanistan has dropped by almost half compared to last year.
President Barack Obama announced on Thursday that he will slow the planned withdrawal of United States forces from Afghanistan.
Conflict in the Middle East continues to grow as violence spreads from various flashpoints.