Updated: 01/20/2014 - Waking up after almost three years of hibernation, a comet-chasing spacecraft sent its first signal back to Earth on Monday,
Posted: 01/17/2014 - Seeking to calm a furor over U.S. surveillance, President Barack Obama on Friday called for ending the government's control of phone data from hundreds of millions of Americans
Posted: 01/15/2014 - Negotiations are going slow between the United States and Germany over a "no-spy" deal.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report on the deadly assault on the diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, Wednesday, laying blame on the State Department, the intelligence community — even the late Ambassador Chris Stevens — for failing to communicate and heed warnings of terrorist activity in the area.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Vatican's secretary of state on Tuesday.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - Date set for Iran nuclear deal to start its 6-month clock. Many sanctions to be lifted on January 20th, as Iran reduces its enriched uranium stockpile.
Posted: 01/13/2014 - Former Israeli Prime Minister and war hero Ariel Sharon is buried at his family farm in Israel, Monday, following a state funeral attended by leaders from around the world.
Posted: 01/11/2014 - U.S. presidents are mourning the former prime minister's death; some Palestinians are cheering.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - Former basketball star Dennis Rodman leads a group of former NBA players in a basketball game in North Korea as part of that country's leader's birthday celebrations.
Posted: 01/06/2014 - The Iraqi cities of Fallujah and Ramadi remain in control Monday of militants bent on creating an Islamist state in Iraq & Syria.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - Sec. of State John Kerry meets with Palestinain President Mahmoud Abbas, as he continues ot press Israelis and Palestinians for a 2-state peace deal.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - Two Americans playing basketball for a Saudi Arabian team were detained by the Libyan army Thursday. They were released when their identities were confirmed.
Posted: 01/01/2014 - Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the city of Volgograd Wednesday, the site of two terrorist bombings.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - A vehicle explodes at a Yemen police station Tuesday.
Updated: 12/31/2013 - New Year is being rung-in around the world. Australia set off fireworks from the Sydney Opera House, in Dubai the plans are for the largest fireworks display ever.
Posted: 12/30/2013 - Retired Formula racing legend Michael Schumacher remains in a medically induced coma, after a skiing accident in France.
Posted: 12/30/2013 - Russia's government vows there will be tighter security in the wake of two bombings in Volgograd.
Posted: 12/24/2013 - The North American Aerospace Defense Command is continuing its tradition of tracking Santa Claus's progress around the world tonight. Go to http://www.noradsanta.org to take a look.
Posted: 12/18/2013 - U.S. embassy staffers in South Sudan in eastern Africa are being evacuated as violence escalates after a failed coup.