Tens of thousands of refugees from Syria continue to flee unrest by traveling to Europe and neighboring countries.
A new study of public opinion in Turkey shows deep divisions in how the Turkish people view their country and the world around them.
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.
Conflict in the Middle East continues to grow as violence spreads from various flashpoints.
In Yemen, the human rights group Amnesty International has investigated a series of airstrikes against Houthi rebels last summer.
In Jerusalem, Palestinians increased attacks on occupying Israel.
International investigators say Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down last year by a Russian-made missile.
Africa has about 5 percent of global air traffic but 20 percent of accidents and deaths in 2014.
Imagine this. You are visiting a beautiful mountain somewhere in the countryside.
President Sepp Blatter was suspended Thursday for 90 days by an ethics committee.