A Kenyan electoral commissioner has announced her resignation and says the presidential vote scheduled for Oct. 26 cannot credibly proceed as planned
Chinese President Xi Jinping urged a reinvigorated Communist Party to take on a more forceful role in society and economic development to better address "grim" challenges facing the country as he opened the national congress
Amnesty International says Myanmar security forces killed hundreds of people during a systematic campaign to expel Rohingya Muslims and is calling for an arms embargo and criminal prosecution of the perpetrators
Declassified files have revealed new details of U.S. government knowledge and support of an Indonesian army extermination campaign that killed several hundred thousand civilians during anti-communist hysteria in the mid-1960s
A U.S. military spokesman said 90 percent of the city has been recaptured and roughly 100 ISIS fighters remain; Jennifer Griffin reports on 'Special Report.'
Kurdish forces pulled out of disputed areas across northern and eastern Iraq a day after handing Kirkuk over to federal forces amid a tense standoff following last month's vote for independence
U.S.-backed Syrian forces celebrated in the devastated streets of Raqqa after gaining control of the northern city that once was the heart of the Islamic State's self-styled caliphate
American author George Saunders has won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction with "Lincoln in the Bardo," a polyphonic symphony of a novel about restless souls adrift in the afterlife
The Latest: A regional director of the United Nations' food-assistance branch has described the liberation of the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game changer" for humanitarian efforts in Syria
Opposition leader Raila Odinga has suspended protests intended to press for reforms to Kenya's electoral commission ahead of the second attempt at a presidential election being held Oct. 26
A ruling by Spain's top court that the Catalonia region's independence referendum was unconstitutional hasn't persuaded thousands of demonstrators who are demanding the release of two jailed separatist leaders
Sen. Reed says South Koreans are 'confused' by mixed messages from Trump administration; reaction from Adm. Robert Natter, former commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet.
The United Nations' new special envoy for the disputed Western Sahara has met with Morocco's King Mohammed VI and government ministers as part of his first tour of the region