Darren Wilson who shot dead unarmed black teenager in Ferguson stokes more anger after failing to express regret.
Government raids on ISIL-held northern city have mainly killed civilians, with hundreds more injured, activists say.
Move comes hours after Khalifa Haftar's forces hit air base in Tripoli, fuelling country's violent power struggle.
Music and film diva Sabah passes away at 87 after a six-decade long career in the entertainment industry.
Black teen's killing fits into a narrative of deep-seated race problems in the US that stretches back to slavery era.
Proposed expansion would triple tar sands capacity and endanger British Columbia's coastal waters, critics say.
Renee Lewis
Sea change in US attitudes over marijuana's legality under way, but opponents say pot laws not up in smoke just yet.
Amid an enduring ISIL siege, the province is experiencing one of Iraq's worst humanitarian crises.
Tatars resisted Moscow's annexation of the Black Sea peninsula in March, and the Muslim community has paid for it since.
Artists say plans to bulldoze celebrated colony where they live could leave them homeless and damage Indian culture.
Analysis: Decision to extend nuclear talks with Iran raises a host of new concerns about a successful resolution.
Barbara Slavin
The sharp rise in racially motivated attacks compounds the hardships facing Palestinians in Israel.
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One hundred years after the Ottomans joined the war, this three-part series tells the story from an Arab perspective.
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Real-life Farmville and a pregnancy app for cows -mobile technology is changing the way farmers do business in Africa.
Paying the price: Tatars detained, interrogated, and harassed after Russia's annexation of Crimea.
Flames engulfed businesses, vehicles in Ferguson after decision not to indict police officer who killed black teenager.
Mass alms ceremony to assist Buddhists in southern Thailand facing a bloody decade-long Muslim insurgency.
Nepal's government launches a $20m beautification project for the capital ahead of the South Asian summit.
City's tram system is one of the few places where you can still find both Israelis and Palestinians in the same place.
Environmentalists say project to protect reclaimed land in Indonesia could wipe out coastal and fishing communities.
Libya's Tobruk-based government says it carried out air strikes on rival-held Mitiga airport in the capital.
People demonstrate in US city over police shooting of 12-year-old black boy carrying pellet gun, who later died.
More fighters are heading to Syria and Iraq to combat ISIL, which itself is heavily leaning on foreign volunteers.
Concerns as separatists in eastern Ukraine begin dispensing military justice.
Many among the million-plus refugees wonder whether, with their new lives and jobs, they will be going back some day.
Kurdish commanders complain of insufficient support as coalition battling ISIL makes gains but sustain losses too.
A photographic exploration of the power of yoga to unite people across cultural and physical divides.
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