| Apr 24, 2015
| 1:18 AM
The German government acknowledged "shortcomings" at the country's foreign intelligence agency Thursday, following allegations that it may have helped the United States spy on Europeans.
German weekly Der Spiegel reported on its website Thursday that the...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 3:06 PM
When is a deadline not really a deadline and a deal not really a deal?
When it's to do with Greece's bailout, apparently.
The country had an end-of-April date to agree to more reforms in exchange for rescue money its creditors had set aside. But as...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 2:40 PM
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have topped yet another list: They're among this year's Time 100 most influential people.
The "Yeezus" rapper and the reality star top the "titans" section of the magazine's 12th annual list, released Thursday. West...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:46 PM
White House officials have decided that President Obama will not use the word “genocide” to describe the killings of more than 1 million Armenians at the hands of Ottoman Turks when he commemorates the deaths Friday, the 100th anniversary of...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 7:16 PM
The Turkish government on Monday offered condolences to descendants of Armenians killed in 1915, when the Ottoman Empire embarked on a campaign of terror and atrocity that many in the Western world have deemed the 20th century's first genocide.
| Apr 15, 2015
| 8:13 AM
An Israeli ultra-Orthodox Jewish news website has cut Kim Kardashian — one of the world's most photographed women — from a photo taken of her in Jerusalem this week.
The original photo of Kardashian, her husband Kanye West and Jerusalem's...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:00 AM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron have rightly turned down Vladimir Putin's invitation to go to Moscow on May 9 to mark the 70th anniversary of the Allies' victory in Europe, and President Obama may soon follow suit....
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:56 PM
In the overnight hours last week, authorities in Paris spotted unmanned drones buzzing the Eiffel Tower, the Bastille, the Place de la Concorde the U.S. Embassy and other high-profile landmarks.
Why? It's still a mystery.
But whatever the reason, this...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:25 PM
Apple CEO Tim Cook has been on tour, telling people who are worried about online privacy that he understands their angst.
"I feel very close to the Germans," he told the German tabloid Bild am Sonntag in an interview published Sunday. "We don't read...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 4:53 PM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the international community's framework nuclear agreement with Iran early Friday, putting him on a collision course with the United States and other close allies as the world tries to close in on a final...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 7:40 PM
We don't need to know the political or religious views of Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Gunter Lubitz to call his crashing of a crowded airliner into a mountainside an act of terrorism. And we don't need any further evidence to recognize a cruel irony:...