Charlottesville police addressed the public about a man they are seeking in the case of missing U-Va. student Hannah Graham Sunday.
Accompanied by drumbeats, wearing costumes and carrying signs, thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of Manhattan and other cities around the world Sunday to urge policy makers to take action on climate change.
Amid heightened security, Pope Francis called for moderate Muslims and religious leaders to condemn Islamist extremists, as he visited Albania and called it a model for interfaith harmony.
Bystander captured video of Omar J. Gonzalez who jumped the fence around the White House Friday and sparked a security alert. Gonzalez got inside the front door of the White House before getting caught.
New Zealand's National party won 48 percent of the vote, translating into 61 of 121 parliamentary seats and improving its performance from the 2011 election.
Turkish hostage released by Islamic State described the confusion inside the Turkish consulate in Mosul as militants took prisoners in June. President Erdogan described their release as a covert rescue operation.
The two contenders for Afghanistan's presidency, Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah agree to share power in a deal signed Sunday at the presidential palace in Kabul.
President Obama said the U.S. and a broad coalition of nations are coming together to combat the threat posed by the Islamic State in his weekly address Saturday.
Supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr held a rally in Baghdad Saturday to protest against the United States' military campaign in Iraq against the Islamic State.
The U.S. Navy releases video of jets conducting missions against Islamist militants in Iraq from the deck of the U.S.S. George H.W. Bush on Friday.
Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by the Islamic State in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul are back in Turkey. They included diplomats, soldiers, Turkish consulate employees and even children, released after being held for three months.
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