| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:54 PM
It's not the way French President Francois Hollande would want to be known: cold, calculating and uncaring.
But that is the way he was portrayed by former First Lady Valerie Trierweiler in an intimate and damaging account of their stormy relationship,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:40 AM
President Obama offered reassurance and military might to Estonia and the other Baltic nations on Wednesday, promising to thwart Russia’s “dark tactics” and territorial ambitions should they spread from Ukraine to those NATO allies to...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:40 AM
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called a snap meeting of his security council Thursday, declaring that Russian forces had invaded the country.
Poroshenko dropped plans to attend the inauguration of Turkey’s newly elected President Recep...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Russian tanks and troops fired their way into eastern Ukraine on Thursday and seized a strategic gateway town on the road to the heavily militarized Crimean peninsula in a brazen display of support for pro-Russia separatists fighting Ukrainian...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:47 PM
President Obama rebuffed pressure for quick U.S. action in two foreign crises Thursday, declining to label Russia's military moves into Ukraine an invasion and saying that he was not ready to expand an air campaign against Islamist militants to Syria....
| Aug 30, 2014
| 4:22 PM
European Union officials will draw up proposals for new sanctions on Russia over its action in Ukraine within a week, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said on Sunday.
EU leaders decided at a Brussels summit to ask the EU's executive...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 10:00 AM
United States security officials believe the Islamic State video purporting to show the beheading of American journalist James Foley is authentic.
"The U.S. Intelligence Community has analyzed the recently released video showing U.S. citizens James...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:37 AM
France will send weapons to Kurdish forces in northern Iraq to help them fight the Islamic extremists who have taken control of swaths of territory in the north and west of the country, the government in Paris announced Wednesday.
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:09 PM
President Obama and European leaders have agreed on a new, coordinated set of sanctions against Russia in response to Moscow’s continued role in supporting separatist fighters in neighboring Ukraine, a senior administration official said Monday....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Barack Obama's foreign policy disasters are about what one might expect from a leftist community organizer elected to be leader of the free world. So many of the countries this administration has touched -- Ukraine, Libya, Iraq -- have descended into...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Scotland has voted on whether to stay within the United Kingdom or break the 307-year-old union in a finely balanced independence referendum with global consequences.
Its verdict should be clear around breakfast time on Friday.
Polling booths closed...