Clashes as Italian unions strike over Renzi labor reforms

Prisoners of war put to work in east Ukraine

Five insurgents killed in Dagestan gunfight

International royalty bid farewell to Belgium's Queen Fabiola

Astronomers crowdfund for African space mission

Bangladesh oil spill sparks wildlife fears

Mega retailers battle to survive as e-commerce booms in China

Korean Air executive apologizes after nuts incident sparks national outrage

Syrian rebel 'hell cannons' kill 300 civilians: monitoring group

House narrowly passes spending bill, averts government shutdown

Failed US raid base attacked

Photos of the week

Blankfein says ‘i don’t know’ If China manipulates economic data

Chinese leaders to maintain prudent monetary policy in 2015

Video shows impact of blast at French center in Kabul

Malaysia Air search zone spreads on analysis of final nosedive

Thai billionaire’s debt spree evokes Asian crisis memory

Israeli youngsters try to rob bank with toy guns

Millions of Shi'ites flock to Iraqi holy town as government fears Islamic State attack

Jack Ma becomes Asia’s richest person on Alibaba surge

No edge for F-35 on most missions: report

CIA chief says some interrogation techniques led to Osama bin Laden

Trillion dollar IT trade deal on a knife-edge at the WTO

Obama administration mobilizes to save faltering spending bill

Obama says will press China on trade and Russia on Ukraine

Pacific trade pact chances 'significantly' better than 50-50: Obama

In 2003, U.S. experts doubted key Iraq war claim: cable