Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his resignation on Thursday, paving the way for the country's president to pursue a tighter grip on power.
This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation.
The last man standing in Donald Trump's path to the Republican nomination, Ohio Gov. John Kasich ended his campaign Wednesday, making Trump the party's presumptive nominee.
A Kenyan woman has been rescued after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building.
Encouraging women to enter local politics, setting quotas in parliaments and pushing legislation on gender equality help narrow gender gaps in politics, participants at a conference of women lawmakers said Wednesday.
The Rolling Stones have asked presumptive Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump to stop playing their songs at his campaign events.
Territories Israeli airstrikes hit four targets in Gaza overnight, wounding four people, three of them children, medical and security sources said on Thursday, as violence surged on the border.
A justice on Brazil's supreme court suspended the leader of the country's lower house of Congress on Thursday, removing one of the nation's most powerful politicians who is reviled by many for numerous corruption allegations.
Medical charity Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has pulled out of a U.N.-backed World Humanitarian Summit, saying the gathering would fail to pressure governments that are denying basic help to victims of conflict and disease.
The upcoming U.S. presidential election will almost certainly be a showdown between Hillary Clinton of the Democratic Party and Donald Trump of the Republican Party, as the two candidates have each all but clinched the nominations of their parties.