An airplane carrying 150 passengers and crew crashed Tuesday in the French Alps.
President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the U.S. will not reduce troop numbers in Afghanistan this year.
The governor of the Japanese island of Okinawa has ordered work suspended at the planned home of a new United States military base.
Soldiers loyal to Yemen’s president fought off Houthi rebels early Monday.
Former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew died early Monday. He was 91 years old.
Lee Kuan Yew, the founder of modern Singapore, died on Monday.
Afghanistan’s leaders are in the United States this week.
The poaching, or illegal killing, of rhinos in South Africa is growing worse each year.