Turkish security forces on Sunday fired tear gas, water and paint pellets on dozens of Kurds in a village on the border with Syria.
Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by the Islamic State group in Iraq were freed Saturday, resolving a serious crisis which Turkish officials had long cited as a reason to avoid moving aggressively against the violent militant group.
The Secret Service is boosting security outside the White House following an embarrassing security breach in which an intruder with a knife scaled the White House fence.
Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone between government troops and pro-Russian militants.
Following a long night that brought floods of relief for some and bitter disappointment for others, Scotland awoke with a hangover Friday after voting to reject independence.
A series of recent cases indicate that religious freedom is under attack in America's Armed Forces.
President Barack Obama pledged $46 million in new assistance to Ukraine's military on Thursday.
On top of living in a dangerous war zone, Christians in Ukraine are also facing persecution from pro-Russian separatists who have already captured, tortured, and killed some top church leaders.
Religious rights advocates told Congress Thursday there's a direct link between religious persecution and terrorism.
Sierra Leone is enforcing a three-day lockdown in an emergency measure to fight the Ebola epidemic.
Carrie Jo is a missionary nurse who recently returned to America from the Ebola crisis zone in Sierra Leone.
Outraged lawmakers and pro-life leaders gathered outside the U.S. Capitol building Thursday to demand Congress put an end to Obamacare's massive funding of health care plans that pay for abortions
The international relief organization Samaritan's Purse said it's shifting its focus in battling the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
The U.S. Senate has passed a bill designating Israel as a "major strategic partner."
Earlier Thursday Australian authorities detained 15 people who allegedly planned to publicly behead a random person in Sydney before draping them in the ISIS flag.
A team of eight Ebola educators and journalists, including a local pastor, were killed in southern Guinea after an attack by villagers.