President Obama’s signed an executive order targeting three North Korean entities and 10 individuals
Week-long trip by president seen as part of efforts to shore up Venezuela’s finances, weakened by tumbling oil prices
Sixty-five-year-old Planning Commission scrapped in favor of new body which supporters say will act more like think tank
Iraqi government figures show violence in the country killed more than 15,000 civilians and security personnel last year
Key moments from a tumultuous year in the world's newest nation.
Kunleng reviews some of the year's major news event and how these developments may affect the coming year.
Police in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province arrest Pakistani Taliban commander who was also wanted in connection to attacks on schools, security forces
Kidnapping of nearly 300 schoolgirls in Chibok sparked global outrage, but failed to become turning point against sect that Nigeria’s president said it would be
In a statement, White House spokesman says the president welcomes the move, which he says 'allows people to make their own choices about the film'
Warplane 'was shot at from the ground by rocket missiles and was brought down' by IS fighters near Raqqa, Syria, Jordan spokesman says
The non-binding resolution urges the Security Council to refer Pyongyang to the ICC
Gandhi is the Italian-born widow of slain former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi