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Huge blast rocks Somalia’s capital; police say 20 killed

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - A huge explosion from a truck bomb killed 20 people in Somalia's capital, police said Saturday, as shaken residents called...

Blast rocks Somalia’s capital; police say at least 6 dead

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - A huge explosion from a truck bomb killed at least six people in Somalia's capital, police said Saturday, as shaken...

Syria government forces take town, IS stronghold in east

BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian government forces and their allies on Saturday said they seized the town of Mayadeen, an Islamic State stronghold in the...

The Latest: US says deal reached to evacuate Syria’s Raqqa

BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local):4:30 p.m.The U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group says a deal negotiated...

The Latest: Syrian government forces seize Mayadeen from IS

BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local):2:10 p.m.Syria state media say pro-government troops have seized the town of ...

The Latest: US coalition: IS in Raqqa left with small arms

BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local):1:30 p.m.The U.S-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group says the militants remaining...

US-backed forces in Syria say ‘final’ battle for Raqqa is on

BEIRUT (AP) - The U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces fighting Islamic State militants in Syria said on Saturday that they are waging the "final" battle to...

Hostage release not a cure for long-damaged US-Pakistan ties

WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States and Pakistan are hailing the release of a Taliban-held U.S.-Canadian family as a cautious sign of improved ties...

The Latest: Kerry calls Trump move on Iran reckless

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal (all times EDT):5:15 p.m.Former Secretary of State John Kerry says President Donald Trump's decision...

The Latest: Russia says 100s of sorties flown in war on...

BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the war in Syria (all times local):5:30 p.m.The Russian military says its warplanes have flown hundreds of sorties...