Barack Obama says Iran should freeze nuclear activity for 10 years, as Israel's prime minister is set to address US Congress on the issue.
A pastor from a Canadian church has failed to return from a humanitarian visit to North Korea, an official from his church says.
Shares in Asia were mostly higher on Monday, following the US, where both the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 closed at all-time highs.
The Sikh boy called a 'terrorist' by his classmates
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday will make his case to Congress – and the American people – for why a pending nuclear agreement with Iran would risk his country’s security, in a controversial address that is drawing immense interest.
The founder member of al-Qaeda who worked for MI6
Delhi bus rapist says victim shouldn't have fought back
Venezuela orders the United States to cut more than 80 staff from its diplomatic mission in the next two weeks.
Failures at a maternity unit where a number of newborn babies and mothers died are expected to be exposed later.
Theories abound over murder that shocked Moscow
Afghanistan's army is engaged in its largest offensive against the Taliban without the support of international combat troops.
Anna Durytska, the Ukrainian girlfriend of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, is flying home after being questioned by police in Moscow.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said his coming speech to the US Congress is "not intended to disrespect" President Barack Obama.
A quick-thinking skydiving instructor in Western Australia came to the rescue when one of his students had an epileptic seizure during a jump.
More than a dozen artefacts have been stolen from a Chinese museum near Paris, including a replica of the King of Siam's crown that was given to Napoleon III.
The Los Angeles police chief says a homeless man shot dead by police had reached for an officer's weapon before being killed.
More than a dozen Islamic State fighters from Iraq and Syria -- some with direct ties to the group's leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi -- are now in Libya, according to U.S. and European sources.
It’s not surprising that Hillary Clinton was the constant target of attacks at CPAC, second only to Barack Obama.
The Senate on Monday rejected a House measure for the chambers to meet and negotiate on a funding bill for the Homeland Security Department that included immigration provisions -- sending the long-lasting crisis back to the GOP-led lower chamber.
Australia is poised to more than double its contingent of troops training local forces in Iraq, Australian media say.