The French and Israeli leaders have verbally sparred over the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, as new violence rippled across the region in the wake of the American move
An American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine has bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet in Sweden
Two minor tremors detected in northwest North Korea Saturday are likely linked to the very thing dominating recent headlines: the country’s nuclear program. Per the Guardian , the aftershocks recorded Saturday near the Punggye-ri nuclear test site were likely “relaxation events” from North Korea’s large scale nuclear test in early September....
BAE Systems has agreed to sell 24 Typhoon fighter planes to Qatar as part of a 6 billion pound ($8 billion) deal with European defense contractors
If a whole Christmas tree just feels like too much this year, there’s another option: the flatback tree. Buzz60's Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has more.
Heavy snow is causing road and travel disruption across central England and northern Wales, grounding flights, shutting roads and triggering traffic accidents
An Italian right-wing party leader has used a rally opposing easier citizenship for foreigners to seek more support in Italy's upcoming national election
Even the most ambitious chocolate lover would probably want to stay away from this box of chocolates that’s over 100 years old! Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).
The man in charge of Britain's departure from the European Union says the chances the country will leave the 28-nation bloc with no trade deal "dropped dramatically" after the two sides reached a preliminary agreement on divorce terms last week
Kuwait has announced new picks for Cabinet, with five out of 16 members hailing from the royal family, including the ruler's son who has been chosen to head the defense ministry
The United Nations children's agency says 137 children stranded in a rebel-held suburb near the Syrian capital require immediate medical evacuation amid a crippling siege that reportedly killed five because of lack of medical care
Britain's Ministry of Justice says former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died after collapsing in prison while serving 8-year sentence for sexual assaults
German police say the pilot of a passenger jet destined for Zurich made an unscheduled stop at Stuttgart airport because a Swiss passenger become aggressive after being denied champagne