The airstrikes were prompted by intelligence indicating a likely Islamic State attack. The US said a deal has been reached with Turkey to use a key airbase.
For the second time in two years, China may loosen its one birth per urban couple quota, a Chinese newspaper reports.
The Student Diplomacy Corps gives rural and urban students a chance to see the world while deepening their understanding of global issues – and each other.
The 15-year-old admitted he encouraged an Australian man to carry out a terrorist attack against police officers and others in April.
Flowers near Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant, which suffered a meltdown four years ago, are producing some strangely wonderful blossoms.
Law enforcement’s argument today is just as flawed now as it was in the 1990s. We cannot bend software or cryptography to our will – technology is science, not magic.
The Mobile Factory turns rubble from disasters into Lego-style building blocks that snap together without cement or mortar, allowing the building to flex under stress.
Japan is worried that China is building 16 oil rigs in order to exploit oil reserves in the Japanese part of the sea.
A picture captured onboard NASA's Aqua satellite shows the dramatic effects of this year's wildfire season.
Such comparisons not only make little historical sense, they also demonstrate how minor the Iranian 'threat' is compared to Nazi Germany.