Russia, the United States and other countries are hurrying to control Earth’s northernmost territory: the Arctic.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has express support for a vote in Iran’s parliament on the nuclear deal Iran agreed to with six world powers.
Guatemalan president Otto Perez Molina has resigned after being connected to a corruption case.
The United Nations says conflict in the Middle East and North Africa are keeping more than 13 million children in nine countries from attending school.
China’s President Xi Jinping has announced military cuts at a parade marking the 70th anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War Two.
Migrants in Hungary who are trying to reach Western Europe are refusing to leave a train.
South Korea, China and Japan have announced joint talks in October or November in an effort to reduce tensions between the nations.
More than 2,000 people have been unable to travel from the main international train station in Budapest, Hungary.
The leader of the Roman Catholic Church has called on priests to forgive what the church considers a serious sin, abortion.
North Korea’s National Defense Commission has denied apologizing for a landmine explosion that injured two South Koreans.