US & World
Pirate Bay is one of the world's largest file-sharing sites. In the past, it has been targeted by authorities around the world.
The circumstances surrounding Ziad Abu Ein's death are unclear. Israel said it will examine his body jointly with Jordanian and Palestinian pathologists.
Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai offered hope Wednesday that her prize will inspire young girls all over the world to fight for their rights.
On the second night of protests in Berkeley, California over the Eric Garner decision in New York, a small group of protesters broke windows and looted stores.
The U.N. organization said that after it suspended a food-voucher program earlier this month, individuals, the private sector and governments stepped in.
The torture report released Tuesday by the Senate Intelligence Committee says the CIA deceived the nation with its insistence that the harsh interrogation tactics had saved lives.
Hundreds of people marched through Berkeley for a third night a row, blocking a highway and stopping a train as activists protested recent grand jury decisions.
The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council is expected to form an unprecedented, NATO-inspired joint military command. The growing strength of the so-called Islamic State and Iran's influence has made cooperation more urgent.
When children reach 6 years old, their drawings matter. Not because of those purple unicorns but because of how kids sketch themselves and others.
The changes adopted today at a two-day meeting in Monaco include a new Olympic channel. They are all part of biggest change in decades to the IOC.
Some Christmas cards and packages may not make it to their destinations after a U.S. Postal Service tractor-trailer caught fire near San Francisco.
At least 19 guests were treated and released at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare, where several thousand people, many dressed as animal characters, were attending the annual Midwest FurFest convention.
Israeli warplanes bombed two areas near Damascus on Sunday, striking near the city's international airport as well as outside a town close to the Lebanese border.
When U.S. Navy SEALs raided an al-Qaida hideout in a failed bid to rescue American Luke Somers, they didn't know that South African Pierre Korkie was also being held there.
At least two officers were injured trying to quell vandalism and looting among demonstrators protesting the deaths of Michael Brown and chokehold victim Eric Gardner.
The storm toppled trees and flooded neighborhoods across a swath of the island nation, but so far appears to have spared the region the deadly destruction of last year's Typhoon Haiyan.