Egypt's Foreign Minister raised the possibility of rebooting stalled peace talks between Israel and Hamas Tuesday as he and Secretary of State John Kerry made a new push for a cease-fire in the Gaza Strip and the Israeli army confirmed that one of its soldiers was missing after a deadly battle earlier this week.
The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Monday demanding international access to the site of the plane downed over eastern Ukraine and an end to military activities around the area, following intense pressure on a reluctant Russia to support the measure.
An international monitoring group has charged that pro-Russia rebels are continuing to tamper with the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in apparent defiance of a United Nations resolution that called for professional investigators to have unfettered access to where the plane went down in eastern Ukraine this past Thursday.
A man who says he is the father of two of three teens charged with fatally beating two homeless men says that they too were once homeless, and he has no idea what prompted the brutal Friday night attack that police say left the victims unrecognizable.
A pregnant Michigan teenager was strangled and her boyfriend was decapitated after apparently connecting with a stranger through the online service Craigslist for a sexual encounter, police said Monday.