| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:26 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan police officer turned his weapon on two Western journalists Friday, killing one and wounding the other inside a security forces compound in eastern Afghanistan on the eve of the country's closely watched presidential...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin's unimpeded success in annexing Crimea has inspired Russian nationalists in eastern Ukraine to seize territory and sown fear region-wide that such provocations will spur Moscow to intervene on behalf of ethnic Russians....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:28 PM
MOSCOW -- As armed standoffs persisted in eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin tightened the economic screws on his impoverished neighbor Wednesday by warning that Ukraine may have to pay in advance for its gas imports from Russia.
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
CNN is trying to make it easier for the network to go full-throttle on breaking-news stories it can own, as it has in its recent coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
The Time Warner-owned outlet said it would keep two hours of its...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Al Jazeera America has disbanded its sports unit and laid off a few dozen freelancers who were brought on for the launch of the news channel last summer.
Most of the departures were freelancers who were always intended to have a finite stay following the...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Saleh Mutlaq survived an attack by gunmen who shot at his convoy west of Baghdad on Friday, the official state news agency reported.
Mutlaq was not hurt, but several people were wounded when the unknown assailants fired at...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
TRIPOLI, Libya — Dragging deeply on a cigarette and swirling his espresso dregs, the curly-haired young militiaman offered up a vivid account of the battles he and fellow rebels waged to bring down dictator Moammar Kadafi — days of blazing...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:35 PM
BEIJING — Stepping up its role in the hunt for the elusive Malaysia Airlines flight 370, China reported Saturday that one of its Ilyushin IL-76 aircraft Saturday reported seeing "three suspicious objects" in the south Indian Ocean that could be...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:28 PM
NATO foreign ministers suspended civilian and military cooperation with Russia on Tuesday and ordered plans for bolstering defenses in Eastern Europe to show the Kremlin that it will protect allies in the region from any further Russian aggression,...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Constant focus on the mystery of missing Flight 370 bolstered CNN's ratings in March.
CNN's total viewership climbed 42 percent from a year ago, and its 25-to-54 audience increased 53 percent.
The total-day averages for March: Fox News Channel with 1....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:38 PM
A brief video of bison purportedly “running for their lives" to escape a pending eruption of Yellowstone National Park's "super-volcano" had federal officials scrambling Thursday to allay fears in the region recently rattled by a spate of...