GAZIANTEP, Turkey - Archaeology and war don't usually mix, yet that's been the case for years at Karkemish, an ancient city along the Turkey-Syria border where an excavation team announced its newest

BRISBANE, Australia - With an eye on China, President Barack Obama and the prime ministers of Japan and Australia are poised to commit their countries to closer co-operation on security in the Asia Pa

PARIS - French authorities have entered a third day in their hunt for a "big cat" that sparked panic this week after being sighted in the Paris suburbs.

Montevrain town hall official Cedric Tartaud s

BAGHDAD - America's top military leader arrived Saturday to Iraq, state television reported, his first visit to the country since a U.S.-led coalition began a campaign of airstrikes targeting the extr

HONG KONG - Three students who have led protests for greater democracy in Hong Kong were denied permission to travel to Beijing to meet with China's top officials.

Eason Chung, a member of a student

JAKARTA, Indonesia - A 7.3-magnitude quake hit Indonesian waters Saturday morning and has the potential to generate tsunami waves along nearby coasts, a monitoring agency said.

According to the U.S.

WASHINGTON - Former Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill, who says he fired the shots that killed Osama bin Laden, played a role in some of the most consequential combat missions of the post-9-11 era, including t

BRISBANE, Australia - President Barack Obama is closing out his weeklong trip through the Asia-Pacific region with a stop in Australia.

Obama's plane touched down early Saturday at Base Amberley, the