When a panel of U.N. judges hands down a verdict next week in the trial of former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic, it will mark the end of a ground-breaking era in international law
Opponents of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe are preparing to demonstrate for the ouster of a 93-year-old leader who is virtually powerless and deserted by most of his allies
Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has arrived in Madrid a day after he escaped from house arrest in Venezuela and slipped past security forces into Colombia
Russia has vetoed a U.N. resolution that would extend for 30 days the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria
Hospital officials say the condition of a North Korean soldier severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to the South is gradually improving after two surgeries
Mafia 'boss of bosses' Salvatore 'Toto' Riina died in an Italian hospital while serving life sentences as the mastermind of a strategy to assassinate Italian prosecutors trying to bring down the Cosa Nostra
A Japanese train line is apologizing after one of its trains left the station 20 seconds early. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) has the ridiculous details.
NATO's secretary-general has apologized to Turkey over military exercises in Norway during which Turkey's founding leader and current president were reportedly depicted as "enemies."