Former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark says she is a candidate to become the first woman secretary-general of the United Nations.
The prime minister of Iceland, Sigmunder Gunnlaugsson, resigned Tuesday.
Jaelyn Young seemed both excited and frightened about what her life would be like when she joined the Islamic State in Syria.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping met this week over international security issues.
At least 20 people died and hundreds were injured in a bridge collapse in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata Thursday.
More than 50 Yazidi women and children were exchanged last week for Islamic State prisoners held by Kurdish forces in Syria.
Terrorists getting nuclear material to make bombs will be discussed among world leaders at this week’s Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, D.C.
The widow of a murdered Russian spy continues to try to bring her husband’s killers to justice.
An EgyptAir plane was hijacked Tuesday morning and forced to land in Cyprus, Egyptian officials said.
A girl who may have been planning a suicide bombing in Cameroon said she is one of the Chibok girls kidnapped in 2014.