Central Asia has increasingly become a source of foreign fighters for militants operating in the Middle East, especially the self-declared Islamic State.
French film producer Albina du Boisrouvray was born into wealth and opportunity.
The food manufacturer Nestle has removed a product from sale in India because of safety concerns.
Chinese state media say former security chief Zhou Yongkang has been sentenced to life in prison after a secret trial.
The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations has urged the Ukrainian people to move from demanding change to helping to create it.
The U.S. military chief said Thursday the United States is considering several locations to train and advise Iraqi troops.
A three-person crew has returned to Earth after more than six months on the International Space Station.
Shopping centers, stadiums and universities may soon have a new tool to help fight crime.
U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday ordered 450 more military trainers to go to Iraq.
A suicide attacker exploded a bomb Wednesday near the ancient Karnak temple in southern Egypt.