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Hezbollah fires missile salvo, killing 2 Israeli soldiers

Hezbollah fires missile salvo, killing 2 Israeli soldiers

SHEAR YASHUV, Israel (AP) — The Lebanese militant Hezbollah group fired a salvo of missiles at an Israeli military convoy in a disputed border…

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Yemen rebels beat, detain demonstrators in capital

Yemen rebels beat, detain demonstrators in capital

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Rebels who control the Yemeni capital beat back dozens of people marching in protest against them on Wednesday, firing aut…

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Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic State

Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic State

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Militants loyal to the Islamic State group on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a deadly and complex attack on a hote…

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Egypt seeks to distance police from protester killing

Egypt seeks to distance police from protester killing

CAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian government on Wednesday sought to distance the police from last weekend's shooting death of a female protester, sayi…

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Iran names new UN envoy after earlier pick blocked

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Foreign Ministry has named a new envoy to the United Nations after the U.S. declined to issue a visa to an earlier …

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Israeli military says 2 soldiers were killed in attack on army convoy near Lebanese border

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli military says 2 soldiers were killed in attack on army convoy near Lebanese border.

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6 Bulgarians working for UN go missing in Sudan

CAIRO (AP) — A spokeswoman for the U.N. World Food Program in Sudan says a six-person Bulgarian helicopter crew has gone missing after reports…

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Iran bill would scrap nuclear deal over new sanctions

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian lawmakers have proposed a bill that would scrap a landmark 2013 interim nuclear agreement if new sanctions are imposed.

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Palestinians attack Gaza UN compound after aid suspended

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Dozens of Palestinians attacked a United Nations compound in Gaza City following the world body's suspension of a…

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Report: Iran says Washington Post writer to face trial soon

Report: Iran says Washington Post writer to face trial soon

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A Washington Post journalist detained in Iran for months will stand trial "soon," the Islamic Republic's official news age…

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UN says a peacekeeper killed in southern Lebanon, likely in incident related to border clash

BEIRUT (AP) — UN says a peacekeeper killed in southern Lebanon, likely in incident related to border clash.

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Bahrain opposition leader denies charges as trial opens

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — A lawyer for the head of Bahrain's leading Shiite opposition group says the cleric has denied all charges against him a…

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Jordan state news agency: Jordan ready to trade prisoner for pilot held by Islamic State group

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan state news agency: Jordan ready to trade prisoner for pilot held by Islamic State group.

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Lebanese security officials say Israel fires 25 artillery shells into Lebanon

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese security officials say Israel fires 25 artillery shells into Lebanon.

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Israeli military says anti-tank missile fired at Israeli military vehicle near Lebanese border

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli military says anti-tank missile fired at Israeli military vehicle near Lebanese border.

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Israel military says its airstrikes target Syrian army posts

Israel military says its airstrikes target Syrian army posts

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said Wednesday it launched airstrikes targeting Syrian army artillery posts in response to rockets fired…

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Tourists give hope to residents of battered Lebanese city

Tourists give hope to residents of battered Lebanese city

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — As the tour group made its way through the narrow alleys of the seaside city of Tripoli, marveling at its medieval arc…

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Group: Israel violated rules of war in strikes on Gaza homes

JERUSALEM (AP) — A majority of Palestinians killed in dozens of Israeli attacks on Gaza homes in the 2014 war with Hamas were women, minors or…

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Fiery Islamic State group cleric gives voice to radicals

Fiery Islamic State group cleric gives voice to radicals

BEIRUT (AP) — Turki al-Binali has crisscrossed the Islamic State group's self-declared caliphate in Syria and Iraq with a pistol holstered at …

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Palestinian girl, 14, in Israel prison for throwing rocks

Palestinian girl, 14, in Israel prison for throwing rocks

BETIN, West Bank (AP) — The fate of a 14-year-old Palestinian girl, tried before an Israeli military court for hurling rocks at passing cars i…

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