A US-backed force of Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters say they have taken full control of a key airbase held by the Islamic State group (IS) near Raqqa.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party easily won a state election in Saarland, which was closely watched ahead of September's national vote.
An Indian MP beat an airline employee repeatedly with a slipper after being unable to get a business class seat on an Air India flight.
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In a show of unity against Islamic State terrorism, the U.S. State Department hosted 68 foreign ministers and other leaders from all over the world to discuss their global coalition strategy to defeat the extremist group.
DALLAS — Before taking office, Donald J. Trump pledged that his business empire would forgo new deals abroad while he was president.
Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye is expected to be released by prosecutors after a 14-hour interrogation over a corruption scandal that brought her down.