Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a forceful plea Sunday for changing the nation\'s Citizenship Law to require new citizens to declare their loyalty to a \"Jewish state.\"
Petrol bombs and stones were thrown at police protecting a gay pride march Sunday in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, an Interior Ministry representative told CNN.
Ecuador has extended a state of emergency imposed in the capital after the president was attacked by police in a day of protests that paralyzed the country late last month.
North Korea\'s increasingly reclusive leader, Kim Jong Il, put in a rare appearance at Arirang celebrations in Pyongyang Saturday, along with his youngest son, Kim Jong Un.
Anxious family members and exhausted rescue workers reveled in joyful relief after a drill pierced the roof of an underground mine in Chile where 33 men have been trapped since August 5.
The Muslim Brotherhood announced Saturday that it will participate in Egypt\'s parliamentary elections next month, according to a statement on the group\'s website.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican says Pope Benedict XVI has received a letter from Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. The Vatican did not release t..
NEW YORK (AP) - A spate of teen suicides linked to anti-gay harassment is prompting school officials nationwide to rethink their efforts against bullying.The most recent and highes..
A British aid worker held hostage in eastern Afghanistan since late last month was killed by her captors during a rescue attempt on Friday night, a top British official said Saturday.
SIRTE, Libya (AP) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is trying to drum up support for his backup plan in case peace talks with Israel fail. At an A..
SAN JOSE MINE, Chile (AP) - A drilling rig has punched through to the underground chamber where 33 miners have been trapped for 66 agonizing days under the Chilean desert. &n..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Global finance leaders have failed to resolve deep differences that are threatening the outbreak of a full-blown currency war. Vario..
NEW YORK (AP) - It's hard to imagine which event sounds more implausible: John Lennon's 70th birthday, or the 30th anniversary of his murder. On the d..
Pakistan could reopen the Khyber Pass in the next 24 hours, though full traffic is not expected until Monday, a senior U.S. military official told CNN on Saturday.
Liu Xia, the wife of the Nobel Peace Prize winner and jailed dissident Liu Xiaobo, has left Beijing, China, to go to Jinzhou, where her husband is imprisoned, the couple\'s lawyer told CNN on Saturday.
Arab nations meeting in Libya said they will support Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas\' decision to refrain from direct peace talks unless Israel stops settlement construction.
Somali militants accused the nation\'s transitional government of \"baseless propaganda\" after officials said the rebel group is on the verge of splitting up.
Authorities have found new damage in a Hungarian reservoir that leaked this week, inundating three villages with toxic red sludge, a spokeswoman for the country\'s emergency services department said Saturday.
A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck Friday night 41 km (26 miles) north-northwest of San Jose, Costa Rica, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
Arab nations meeting in Libya are preparing a statement that warns that the Israeli-settlements issue could scuttle the latest round of Mideast peace talks, a senior Arab diplomat told CNN on Friday.