Jul 30, 2014 12:30PM ET
In a poll of 1,501 people across six large Russian cities, Levada asked "Have you heard about the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 in the sky about Ukraine, and if so, why, in your opinion, did this plane crash?"
Jul 30, 2014 11:21AM ET
Islamist militant group Boko Haram reportedly targeted Kano Polytechnic, a college in northern Nigeria, the BBC reported.
Jul 30, 2014 10:14AM ET
After a week of silence, Iranian authorities on Tuesday released one of the four American journalists detained for a yet-to-be announced reason, a source close to the family said.
Jul 30, 2014 10:06AM ET
For the second time in a week, North Korea fired projectiles into the Sea of Japan. It's been an exceptionally missile-heavy 2014 for the isolated regime.
Jul 30, 2014 9:19AM ET
Members of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe spoke with the rebels just outside of Donetsk, however, 13 days after the disaster, they still are unable to fully enter and investigate the site.
Jul 30, 2014 8:43AM ET
The recent trend of failed humanitarian truces continued after Israel's call for a four-hour humanitarian window was rejected by Hamas. Nearly 100 Palestinians died in the fighting on Wednesday.
Jul 29, 2014 4:05PM ET
The Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey would like to prevent women from laughing in public. Yes, this is true.
Jul 29, 2014 1:40PM ET
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is having a busy day. He appeared in a joint press conference with his Ukrainian counterpart, called for new sanctions on Russia, and spoke about bringing peace to the Middle East, all before lunch.
Jul 29, 2014 1:06PM ET
The West Africa Ebola outbreak has claimed more than 670 lives so far, spreading into four countries.
Jul 29, 2014 11:56AM ET
The Russian assault on American fast food shows Putin's weakness, not his strength.
Jul 29, 2014 10:35AM ET
They are arguing their imprisonment "amounted to torture."
Jul 29, 2014 9:51AM ET
Germany would rather see Edward Snowden return home than have him on their turf.
Jul 29, 2014 9:31AM ET
A bright glimmer of hope in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict gets doused. John Stewart is holding out for a hero.
Jul 29, 2014 9:27AM ET
President Obama has informed Russian President Vladimir Putin that the Russians have violated a 1987 arms control treaty.
Jul 29, 2014 9:06AM ET
Hamas and the other groups in Gaza were reportedly set to announce a three-day truce, but Hamas has rejected that story and now says it may be interested in a one-day truce.
Jul 29, 2014 7:00AM ET
The Wire got a sneak peak of PBS's new documentary Losing Iraq.
Jul 28, 2014 6:08PM ET
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay has stressed that the investigators inability to get to the site is in direct violation of international law.
Jul 28, 2014 5:36PM ET
The rally had drawn a clear line: Hamas equals war and terrorism. Hummus equals whirled peas.
Jul 28, 2014 1:04PM ET
France announced Monday the country would welcome Iraqi Christians forced to leave their homes as ISIS continues to take much of northern Iraq.
Jul 28, 2014 12:44PM ET
As a number of countries deal with incidents involving airborne planes, Libya's biggest airport is closed and ablaze as militias vie for control of the capital.
Jul 28, 2014 12:26PM ET
For an understanding of the particular ugliness of warfare between Israel and Hamas, look no further than Monday's incident involving a strike on Gaza's Shifa hospital. Both sides are blaming the other for the incident, which killed 10 and injured scores.
Jul 28, 2014 11:45AM ET
China's McDonald's restaurants are shedding some pounds.
Jul 28, 2014 10:55AM ET
The relentless Ebola outbreak in West Africa has intensified over the weekend, permeating borders and placing several nations on red alert.
Jul 28, 2014 10:42AM ET
The British communications regulator Ofcom has ruled that a pre-scripted bit on the popular BBC TV show 'Top Gear' was racist. While we're at it, the executive producer's apology wasn't so thoughtful either.
Jul 28, 2014 9:19AM ET
Russia's Defense Ministry has called the U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence a bunch of liars.
Jul 28, 2014 9:10AM ET
The Last Week Tonight team knows humanity needs a win in the face of global crises. Saving a roaming satellite full of sexually active geckos might just be the thing.
Jul 28, 2014 7:45AM ET
The Security Council held an emergency midnight meeting to discuss the situation.
Jul 27, 2014 6:22PM ET
The diplomatic dance between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, two leaders with a famously testy relationship, continued amid the one of the fastest-growing crises of both of their administrations.
Jul 27, 2014 3:38PM ET
In what's being described as "a savage attack," the wife of Cameroon Vice Prime Minister Ahmadou Ali was kidnapped along with the mayor of Kolofata in a series of attacks on Sunday by Boko Haram.
Jul 27, 2014 10:11AM ET
Late last night, Israel offered to extend a humanitarian truce that had held for much of Saturday. Hamas rejected it and resumed firing rockets through the night. On Sunday, after the Israeli Defense Forces started their counterattack, Hamas changed its mind.