Queen offers 'thoughts and prayers' on 9/11 anniversary
Queen offers 'thoughts and prayers' on 9/11 anniversary

Queen Elizabeth II marked the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks by offering her sympathies to the victims, survivors and families affected by the atrocity

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UK ditches plans for vaccine passports at crowded venues
UK ditches plans for vaccine passports at crowded venues

Britain’s health secretary says authorities have decided not to require vaccine passports for entry into nightclubs and other crowded events in England

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In conservative Somalia, a rare woman presidential candidate
In conservative Somalia, a rare woman presidential candidate

The woman who broke barriers as the first female foreign minister and deputy prime minister in culturally conservative Somalia now aims for the country's top office as the Horn of Africa nation moves toward a long-delayed presidential election

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Israel arrests 4 Palestinian fugitives who escaped prison
Israel arrests 4 Palestinian fugitives who escaped prison

Israeli police say they have arrested four of the six Palestinians who broke out of a maximum-security prison this week — including a famed militant leader whose exploits over the years have made him a well-known figure in Israel

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UK ditches plans for vaccine passports at crowded venues
UK ditches plans for vaccine passports at crowded venues

Britain’s health secretary says authorities have decided not to require vaccine passports for entry into nightclubs and other crowded events in England

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Oil-rich Norway goes to polls with climate on the agenda
Oil-rich Norway goes to polls with climate on the agenda

North Sea oil and gas has helped make Norway one of the wealthiest countries in the world

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Two women campaign to become France's 1st female president
Two women campaign to become France's 1st female president

Two French politicians have kicked off their presidential campaigns to become France’s first female leader in next year’s spring election

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Pope to Orban's Hungary: Open your arms to everyone
Pope to Orban's Hungary: Open your arms to everyone

Pope Francis is urging Hungary to open its arms to everyone, in a veiled critique of Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s anti-migrant policies

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Vietnam speeds up Hanoi vaccine drive; 1M jabs over weekend
Vietnam speeds up Hanoi vaccine drive; 1M jabs over weekend

Vietnam is speeding up its vaccination program in an effort to loosen coronavirus lockdown restrictions in major cities by the end of the month

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Israel hits Hamas targets in Gaza in response to rocket fire
Israel hits Hamas targets in Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israeli aircraft have struck targets in the Gaza Strip in response to a series of rocket launches out of the Hamas-ruled territory

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Israeli firm unveils armed robot to patrol volatile borders
Israeli firm unveils armed robot to patrol volatile borders

An Israeli defense contractor has unveiled a remote-controlled armed robot it says can patrol battle zones, track infiltrators and open fire

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North Korea says it tested new long-range cruise missiles
North Korea says it tested new long-range cruise missiles

North Korea says it has successfully tested newly developed long-range cruise missiles over the weekend

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Energized pope cracks jokes, greets fans in Slovakia
Energized pope cracks jokes, greets fans in Slovakia

Pope Francis is cracking jokes and clearly enjoying the enthusiasm of Slovakia on his first full day in the country

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