North Korea could launch as early as Sunday. Theories abound for why the country changed the time frame and what consequences it could face.
Popes John Paul II and Benedict and their Russian Orthodox have failed in past attempts to organize meetings. Will Pope Francis succeed?
Saudi Arabia announced Thursday their willingness to commit ground troops to the fight against Islamic State in Syria. Rumors suggest Turkey will follow suit. Why the escalation?
A magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan Saturday morning. Are government and aid organizations in Taiwan responding with rescue and relief efforts quickly enough?
A report published in the journal Nature casts doubt on the statistics linking the Zika virus to birth abnormalities in Brazil, citing the 'awareness effect.'
Analysts are now worried that Islamic State is taking advantage of Libya’s power vacuum to extend control beyond its stronghold of Sirte on Libya’s Mediterranean coast.
If China blunts North Korea's increasingly aggressive hackers, and keep them from operating on its side of the border, that would go a long way toward improving security on the Korean Peninsula.
A United Nations panel ruled that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be free to leave Ecuador's London embassy where he has sought refuge from arrest and extradition.