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For Third Year in a Row, Earth Sets Heat Record

Last year was the hottest year ever recorded, marking the third year in a row that average global temperatures hit record-setting levels, NASA and NOAA said Wednesday.

A Botched Airstrike Shows Boko Haram Is Far From Defeated

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari offered his condolences to the families, labeling the bloodbath a "regrettable operational mistake."

The Battle Against ISIS Is Being Waged Block by Block

Photographer Dimitar Dilkoff documented Iraqi special forces pushing deeper into ISIS-held districts in eastern Mosul.

Earthquakes Shake Italy, Send Rome Commuters Scrambling

A series of three strong earthquakes hit central Italy on Wednesday. The strongest had a magnitude of 5.7.

Biden Lambastes Putin's Meddling in Foreign Politics

In a major speech to the World Economic Forum, the vice president warned of Russian interference in the democratic process.