Oct 27, 2011 7:34AM ET
Oct 27, 2011 5:35AM ET
Stock markets in Europe and Asia are responding positively this morning to news that European leaders have come to an agreement on how to (painfully) solve the region's ongoing debt crisis.
Oct 26, 2011 1:30PM ET
In the next few days, the world population will hit the 7 billion mark, and the United Nations, aided by the media, is scaring us to death about it.
Oct 26, 2011 12:52PM ET
An official with Libya's National Transitional Council is claiming that Muammar Qaddafi's son Saif al-Islam is ready to turn himself in to the International Criminal Court in The Hague, according to Reuters.
Oct 26, 2011 6:24AM ET
A 27-year-old teacher and a 18-year-old college student were saved from the wreckage of collapsed buildings on Wednesday, more than 60 hours after the 7.2 earthquake that leveled parts of Turkey.
Oct 25, 2011 3:27PM ET
Researchers got a glimpse into an archive of Saddam Hussein's papers -- and thus his conspiratorial mind -- today.
Oct 25, 2011 2:41PM ET
A small earthquake hit the Fukushima prefecture of Japan early on Wednesday at about 2 a.m. local time, registering 5.2 on the richter scale.
Oct 25, 2011 2:01PM ET
According to Canadians, Canada's new polymer bills feature naked women, sex toys, ghosts, and Pinocchio.
Oct 25, 2011 12:11PM ET
As the death toll from Turkey's earthquake rises into the hundreds, the rescue of two-week-old baby Azra has become a symbol of hope.
Oct 25, 2011 10:50AM ET
As more Libyan rebels are flaunting Qaddafi's golden handguns, we can't help but wonder what they're doing with the warehouses full of surface-to-air missiles.
Oct 25, 2011 8:35AM ET
Cartoonist Tom Toles on Iraq
Oct 25, 2011 6:25AM ET
Libya's National Transitional Council says that Muammar Qaddafi was buried at dawn on Tuesday, in a secret desert location.
Oct 24, 2011 2:09PM ET
It's not quite the 1027-to-1 exchange rate that Hamas received, but 25 Egyptian prisoners will be going home in exchange for the release of suspected Israeli spy Ilan Grapel.
Oct 24, 2011 12:08PM ET
Manssor Arbabsiar, one of the men arrested in connection with the bizarre alleged plot to kill a Saudi Arabian ambassador, has decided to plea not guilty in court, Reuters reports.
Oct 24, 2011 11:08AM ET
Libya's top leader Mustafa Adbdel Jalil surprised international observers on Sunday with the declaration that his newly-liberated country would impose new laws that adhered to Islam.
Oct 24, 2011 9:54AM ET
A video of a Libyan fighter, calling himself Senad el Sadık el Ureybi, has surfaced in which he claims to be the man who killed Muammar Qaddafi, Y Net News reports.
Oct 24, 2011 8:38AM ET
Cartoonist Nick Anderson shoots down a GOP talking point.
Oct 24, 2011 8:38AM ET
The United States has decided to pull Robert Ford, the U.S. ambassador to Syria, from the country amid "credible threats against his personal safety," a State Department official tells the Associated Press
Oct 24, 2011 7:53AM ET
A summary of the best reads behind the paywall of The New York Times.
Oct 24, 2011 6:07AM ET
At least 239 people were killed and more than 1,000 were injured in this weekend's earthquakes in Turkey, as rescue teams continue to dig through the rubble in the hope of finding more survivors.
Oct 24, 2011 5:24AM ET
Human Rights Watch has discovered the bodies of 53 people, believed to be supporters of former Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, that appear to have been executed approximately one week ago.
Oct 23, 2011 4:49PM ET
The country where a single act of protest sparked region-wide revolution is choosing its new leaders, and struggling to balance Islamist ideals with secular tradition.
Oct 23, 2011 2:54PM ET
The Guardian's slideshow of protesters from the Occupy Movement spans the U.S. and Europe, and complaints about austerity, bankers' pay, and the sagging Eurozone.
Oct 23, 2011 11:08AM ET
The autopsy confirms some assumptions, but officials won't say whether he was killed in a cross-fire, or at point-blank range.
Oct 23, 2011 9:54AM ET
An earthquake measured at magnitude 7.2, reportedly the worst in a decade, hit eastern Turkey on Sunday.
Oct 22, 2011 5:45PM ET
Barack Obama was triumphant in announcing that troops would leave Iraq this year, cementing a promise. His rivals say it's proof of failure.
Oct 22, 2011 12:42PM ET
A German X-ray telescope satellite is falling out of orbit, and this time, a lot of the craft could reach the Earth's surface intact.
Oct 22, 2011 11:42AM ET
The ignominious end of Col. Muammar Qaddafi should have been in the dock at the Hague, not in a bloody heap in Misurata.
Oct 22, 2011 10:16AM ET
Crown Prince Sultan of Saudia Arabia died early Saturday in New York. His replacement will be the first picked under a new succession system.
Oct 21, 2011 5:41PM ET
Rupert Murdoch was repentant but stood his ground while facing angry critics at a shareholder meeting today.