Indonesia has confirmed it will execute 14 people on death row for drug crimes in the coming days. UN human rights officials have expressed concern over the planned executions, urging Jakarta to put an end to "unjust" capital punishment.
Donald Trump says all kinds of crazy things on the campaign trail. But this one could open him up to prosecution—if the Department of Justice was really willing to go there.
Table tennis has netted another goal as one of Africa's most successful female table tennis stars; Olufunke Oshonaike has been named as the assistant captain of Team Nigeria to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil.
A suicide bomber riding an empty livestock truck laden with explosives blew himself up Wednesday in a crowded district in the predominantly Kurdish town of Qamishli in northern Syria, causing massive destruction and killing 44 people in a new attack ...
Pope Francis said Wednesday the world was at war but argued that religion was not the cause, as he arrived in Poland a day after jihadists murdered a Catholic priest in France.
In this image from video posted on Facebook, George W. Bush participates in the ice bucket challenge with the help of his wife, Laura Bush.