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Ukrainian officials say Russian missiles have struck residential areas in an eastern city for the second time in 24 hours. Thursday’s attack came while top European Union officials held talks in Kyiv with the Ukrainian government, as the war …

Ukraine has won support from Baltic nations and Poland for its weekslong quest to obtain Western fighter jets. That ambition follows pledges by some larger nations last week to send Kyiv sophisticated modern tanks to help it beat back Russia’s invasion force after almost a year of fighting. …

Pope Francis is demanding that foreign powers stop plundering Africa’s natural resources. He plunged head first into his agenda upon arrival on Tuesday in Congo. The pontiff was greeted with a raucous welcome by Congolese who were grateful he was focusing the world’s attention on their forgo…

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has wrapped up a two-day visit to Israel and the occupied West Bank with no visible signs of progress toward halting one of the deadliest outbreaks of Israeli-Palestinian violence in years. The anemic outcome from the visit that ended Tuesday highlights…

Rhino poaching in Namibia increased dramatically last year. The country's environment ministry says nearly twice as many of the critically endangered animals were killed than the year before. The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism released figures on Monday that 87 rhinos were poa…

It has been over 11 weeks since Ukrainian forces wrested back part of Kherson province from Russian occupation. But liberation hasn't diminished the hardship for residents, both those returning home and the ones who never left. In the peak of…

COLUMBUS, Ohio – One of the twin Ohio boys who became the center of a statewide Amber Alert that garnered nationwide attention last month has died, authorities said Sunday.

JERUSALEM – A Palestinian gunman opened fire outside an east Jerusalem synagogue Friday night, killing seven people, including a 70-year-old woman, and wounding three others before he was shot and killed by police, officials said. It was the …