Amid brazen, deadly attacks, gay Syrians tell of fear of ISIS persecution.

The photographs released by ISIS in its stronghold of Raqqa are dated March 2015. The first ones show a large crowd, mostly men, but also among them a handful of women and children,

Dubai with a difference: Travel posters satirize emirate's expats.

Countless tourists have attempted to cram the iconic Burj Al Arab into the perfect snapshot since it appeared on the Dubai skyline 15 years ago.That seemingly mandatory photographic moment..

Iraqi forces push toward Tikrit as they seek to dislodge ISIS.

Iraqi forces appeared Wednesday to be making progress on the third day of a major offensive intended to push ISIS fighters out of the city of Tikrit.The Iraqi soldiers are reportedly approaching the city from five directions,

Hillary Clinton asks State Department to release her emails.

Hillary Clinton says she has asked the State Department to release emails she sent from the personal email address she used rather than the one provided by the agency.

Ambassador slashed in South Korea.

The U.S. Ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was attacked in Seoul, and is in stable condition, receiving treatment at a local hospital, according to the U.S. embassy.

Netanyahu warns Congress: Deal will lead to Iranian nuclear bomb.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tuesday that a proposed agreement between world powers and Iran was "a bad deal" that would not stop Tehran from getting nuclear weapons

How Boris Nemtsov's murder serves notice to Vladimir Putin's enemies.

As the world digests the shock of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov's brutal murder in front of the Kremlin on Friday, everybody is trying to determine who was behind it.

Obama attacks Netanyahu's credibility ahead of speech.

The differences between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were on display Monday when the two offered dramatically divergent takes on a nuclear deal with Iran

Putin critic Boris Nemtsov killed: Mother of witness speaks out.

The Ukrainian girlfriend of slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov faces constant psychological pressure from Moscow authorities and fears she will be implicated in his death,

North Korea fires two missiles into sea, South Korea says.

North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the East Sea, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said.The missiles were fired from North Korea's west coast into the sea,