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Somalia truck bombing toll over 300, scores remain missing

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - More than 300 people were killed in the weekend truck bombing in Somalia's capital and scores remained missing, authorities said...

The Latest: US says it has about 400 troops in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Latest on deadly bombing in Somalia's capital (all times local):9:25 p.m.A Pentagon spokesman says the United States currently has...

Why the battle over the Iraqi city of Kirkuk matters

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi forces entered the disputed northern city of Kirkuk on Monday, forcing Kurdish fighters to withdraw just three weeks after holding...

Militants rob bank, attack church in Egypt’s Sinai; 7 dead

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) - Islamic militants on Monday staged a two-pronged assault in the heart of the largest city in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, lobbing...

US-backed Syrian force expects Raqqa victory in ‘a few days’

BEIRUT (AP) - A U.S.-backed Kurdish-led force battling the Islamic State group in Syria will be in control of Raqqa "within a few days"...

The Latest: Eiffel Tower to dim lights for Somalia victims

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Latest on deadly bombing in Somalia's capital (all times local):4:15 p.m.The Eiffel Tower will dim its lights in solidarity...

The Latest: Iraqi military seizes oil fields near Kirkuk

KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) - The Latest on Iraq, where federal forces have attacked the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk (all times local):2:15 p.m.Iraq's military says...

Somalia truck bombing toll over 300 as funerals continue

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The death toll from Saturday's truck bombing in Somalia's capital is now over 300, the director of an ambulance service...

Militants rob bank, attack church in Egypt’s Sinai; 7 dead

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) - In a brazen attack, about a dozen Islamic militants robbed a local bank and traded fire with security forces guarding...

Iraqi forces drive Kurds from disputed areas near Kirkuk

KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) - Iraqi Kurdish officials said early Monday that federal forces and state-backed militias have launched a "major, multi-pronged" attack aimed at...