U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken says the Islamic State group has suffered many losses in the past nine months.
Gunmen shot and killed two police officers Wednesday, near Egypt’s famous pyramids in Giza.
South Korea said it has tested a ballistic missile able to strike any target in North Korea.
Chinese authorities are working quickly to reach survivors still trapped under a passenger ship that capsized — or turned over — in the Yangtze River late Monday.
Police in northern Afghanistan said Tuesday unknown gunmen have shot dead at least nine employees of an aid agency.
Boko Haram militants have again attacked the Nigerian city of Maiduguri.
Indian officials are blaming extremely hot weather for more than 2,000 deaths in the country.
A U.S. official says Qatar has agreed to temporarily extend travel and other restrictions on five top Taliban members.
Reporters are following the story of Muslim Rohingya and Bangladeshis as they go overseas in search of a better future.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter said corruption scandals within the world soccer organization have brought “shame and humiliation” on the sport.