Italian lawmakers have elected speakers of both chambers of parliament following inconclusive March 4 elections, giving the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement leadership of one chamber and Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia the other
Syrian state media is reporting that some 7,000 members of a rebel group and their relatives are getting ready to leave eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus to opposition-held areas north of the country
Off the coast of Colombia is a small island home to over 1,200 people. As the entirety of Santa Cruz del Islote only spans the length of two soccer fields, this is the most crowded island in the world.
The speaker of Catalonia's parliament has suspended a scheduled vote to elect a jailed separatist leader as the new regional president of the restive northeastern corner of Spain
France is mourning the death of a courageous police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage during an attack on a supermarket
The rival Koreas have agreed to hold high-level talks next week to prepare for an April summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters are marching in downtown Zagreb to protest an international convention they say indirectly legalizes gay marriages and gives rights to a transgender population
Egypt's Interior Ministry says a bomb placed under a nearby car has exploded in the coastal city of Alexandria as the city security chief's convoy passed by, killing at least one
China has warned the U.S. that it will defend its interests after President Donald Trump announced plans to slap tariffs on nearly $50 billion in Chinese imports
A Portuguese airline has apologized for keeping more than 100 passengers stranded at Stuttgart airport in southwestern Germany after one of its flights was canceled last-minute because of a drunken co-pilot
Egyptian authorities have arrested a British journalist and deported her as part of an escalating crackdown on media ahead of this month's presidential elections
Peru's new President Martin Vizcarra is promising to fight corruption and heal the bitter wounds left by a vote-buying scandal that abruptly forced his predecessor from office