December 11, 2017

Palestinian president will not meet Pence in upcoming trip: foreign minister

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during his upcoming trip to the Middle East because […]
December 10, 2017

Iraq declares victory over ISIS

iStock/Thinkstock(BAGHDAD) — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has declared victory against ISIS after three years of war. In an announcement in Baghdad on Saturday, the prime […]
December 9, 2017

Trump administration has yet to fill many US ambassador posts in Europe

Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — When Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived at the Vienna airport this week, he was greeted on the tarmac by three deputy […]
December 9, 2017

Elaborate sand sculptures depict the birth of Jesus

Torsten Laursen/Getty Images(MADRID) — The world's best sand sculptors come out each December to help build a giant nativity scene on the Las Canteras Beach in […]