International

(Ramallah) -- Palestinian medical officials say at least one protestor was killed and about 200 injured in clashes between demonstrators and Israeli troops in the West Bank. Thousands of Palestinians marched from the city of Ramallah to the edge of Jerusalem to protest Israel's...
(Washington, DC) -- State Department spokesperson Marie Harf says the U.S. is deeply concerned about the bombing of a United Nations shelter in Gaza. Multiple casualties are reported after the shelter was hit by an Israeli airstrike. In a State Department briefing, Harf stopped...
(Dakar) -- Officials say no survivors have been found at the site where an Algerian plane carrying more than 100 people crashed in northern Africa. State television reports the wreckage was found in the Mali desert close to the border of Burkina Faso on Friday. The Air Algerie...
(Dakar) -- Officials say the wreckage of the Algerian plane carrying more than 100 people has been found in the north African country of Mali. According to state television the Malian president will visit the crash site close to the border of Burkina Faso on Friday. The Air...
(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration is mulling over a plan that would allow hundreds of minors and young adults from Honduras into the U.S. The "New York Times" reports if approved, the plan would allow the government to screen thousands of young Hondurans to see if...
(Washington, DC) -- Three Americans, including a "Washington Post" reporter, are being held in Iran. The newspaper says correspondent Jason Rezaian and his wife were detained Tuesday. It's not clear who is holding them or why they were detained. Rezaian has been the "Post's"...
(Washington, DC) -- State Department spokesperson Marie Harf is citing growing evidence that Russian artillery is being fired across the border with eastern Ukraine to attack Ukrainian military targets. In a State Department briefing, Harf cited U.S. intelligence sources...
(Washington, DC) -- State Department spokesperson Marie Harf is defending the FAA's two-day ban on U.S. airline flights in-and-out of Israel's Ben Gurion Airport. Critics have slammed the travel ban. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the FAA handed Hamas an "...
(Paris) -- Authorities say the Air Algerie flight that lost contact over Africa crashed with more than 100 people on board. TheLocal.com Editor Ben McPartland says the flight was en route to the Algerian capital when it went down. McPartland says the plane reportedly changed...