Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says he wants to send a clear message: The artwork that epitomizes Iraq's culture and history will not be wiped away by anyone or anything, including ISIS.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described his polarizing trip to Washington as "crucial" as storm raged over his planned speech to Congress.
Christianity was born in Bethlehem, in what's now the West Bank. It took root among people like the Assyrians, who flourished in ancient Mesopotamia. It soon found a home in places like modern-day Turkey.
Prince William arrives in Beijing today -- the first visit to China by a senior member of the British Royal Family in three decades -- and he might be expecting a dose of culture shock.
Brazilian police worked for five months to track down a fugitive American pastor accused of dozens of sexual assaults in Minnesota.
John Boehner faces a looming threat from conservatives to oust him as speaker, and it's tying his hands on funding the Department of Homeland Security. FULL STORY
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is just days away from landing in Washington, where a storm is raging over his plans to address a joint session of Congress. FULL STORY
Victor Arden Barnard, an American pastor wanted for 59 counts of sexual assaults in Minnesota, was arrested in Brazil, authorities say. FULL STORY
In a recent interview, Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov said Russia was "drowning" under Russian President Vladimir Putin's leadership and becoming a fascist state. Putin has condemned his murder. FULL STORY