17 dead in fire at unlicensed nursing home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Kiev, Ukraine (CNN)Seventeen people died after a fire broke out Sunday morning at an illegally-run home for the elderly near Kiev, Ukraine's capital, officials said. Ukraine's Deputy Prime more…

14,000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean Sea

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Horrific stories emerged Sunday about more than 700 migrants who drowned trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea since Wednesday, according to the United Nations refugee agency. Rescuers more…

Mrs. Netanyahu accused of misuse of Israeli funds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_3347454" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sara Netanyahu[/caption] Israeli media are reporting a police investigation has recommended indicting the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over misuse of state funds more…

Has Saudi influence 'skewed' U.S. view?

by Paul Bremmer -- [caption id="attachment_234759" align="aligncenter" width="606"] Riyadh, Saudi Arabia[/caption] Families of 9/11 victims thought it would soon become easier for them to sue Saudi Arabia after the Senate passed the more…