Former Nazi capital becomes a new beacon for Israelis

(Anthony Faiola / TWP)

Thousands of young Israelis and European Jews are streaming to Berlin. It’s causing an uproar in Israel.

    After Scottish vote, question of English rights arises

    After Scottish vote, question of English rights arises

    England is in an increasingly foul mood after the vote over Scottish independence yielded what some English see as a sweetheart deal for Scotland.

    Girl narrowly avoids falling debris at shelled Ukrainian stadium

    Girl narrowly avoids falling debris at shelled Ukrainian stadium

    CCTV footage shows a little girl outside Donetsk’s Donbass Arena narrowly avoiding a falling piece of facade and shards of glass after intense shelling.

    Duchess of Cambridge’s 2nd child due in April

    Duchess of Cambridge’s 2nd child due in April

    Prince William and his wife Catherine are expecting their second child in April. Officials report that the duchess is still suffering from acute morning sickness, but is showing signs of improvement.

    Prince Harry gets in the game on the rugby pitch

    Prince Harry gets in the game on the rugby pitch

    Britain's Prince Harry joined a rugby festival in the north of England on Monday in his role as Patron of England Rugby's All Schools Programme. Harry met with student volunteers from local schools.

    Mystery ship puzzles Sweden

    Mystery ship puzzles Sweden

    Swedish military investigates waters around Stockholm after an unidentified ship was spotted. Rear Adm. Anders Grenstad said the vessel could be a submarine.

    Debate over Catholic doctrine continues

    Debate over Catholic doctrine continues

    At a beatification ceremony for the late Pope Paul VI on Sunday, Pope Francis called on the Assembly of Bishops not to fear change.

    Denmark tries a soft-handed approach to returned Islamist fighters

    Denmark tries a soft-handed approach to returned Islamist fighters

    As other Western countries bar or jail returning jihadists, the port city of Aarhus is taking a novel approach.

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders meet, but conflict persists

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders meet, but conflict persists

    The tete-a-tete in Milan did nothing to dampen a war that has ravaged eastern Ukraine.

    Photos from around the region

    Ebola epidemic

    The virus is killing 70 percent of those infected, and there could be 10,000 new cases a week in West Africa by Dec. 1.

    In Ukraine, less a cease-fire than a de-escalation

    Violence has fallen since a tenuous truce that began Sept. 5, but the atmosphere remains tense.

    Nazi gas chambers uncovered

    Archaeologists made the discovery during an excavation at the site of a concentration camp in eastern Poland.

    Oktoberfest 2014 begins in Munich

    The annual three-week celebration attracts millions of visitors from around the world.

    Unrest resumes in Ukraine

    Clashes with police erupted during rallies before and after adoption of a “lustration” law.

    Cease-fire between Ukraine, Russia holds

    Ukraine’s military said the truce, which took effect Sept. 5, was generally holding.

    Catalans protest for independence

    Activists gather in Barcelona to show support for a vote on secession from Spain.

    NATO summit begins

    World leaders from about 60 countries gather; Russian aggression, Islamist extremism to be focal points of meeting.

    Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano

    Fountains of molten rock, nearly 200 feet high, shoot from a fissure in the crust near the Dyngjujoekull glacier.

    Russian soldiers advance into Ukraine

    Shellings and protests continue in Ukraine as the military conflict escalates in the east.

    Ukraine, Russian troops continue to battle

    Ukraine charged Russia was deepening its foray into Ukrainian territory and sending new troops to the Crimean border.

    In Spain, a massive food fight

    The town’s annual festival has participants flinging tomatoes at each other, leaving the streets, and the people, awash in red.

    Fighting continues in eastern Ukraine

    As living conditions worsen near Donetsk, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he would accept humanitarian aid.

    More remains found at Flight 17 site in Ukraine

    A Dutch-led team finds more human remains at the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site in rebel-held territory in Ukraine.

    Think it’s hot where you are?

    Try staying cool when it’s 113 degrees. See how people around the globe contend with high temperatures.

    Fierce fighting near rebel-held Donetsk

    Kiev government officials are optimistic after Ukraine’s military ousts pro-Russian forces near the separatist bastion.