An overcrowded ferry capsized in the Tigris River near Mosul, killing at least 102 people during Nowruz and Mother’s Day celebrations on Thursday, officials said.
Dubai Police now have a revamped model of the hoverbike — and they’ve taken it for a test flight.
Israel says it has struck about one hundred Hamas military targets in Gaza, in retaliation for two rockets launched at Tel Aviv Thursday night.
The trial of Loujain al-Hathloul, a prominent Saudi women’s rights activist, began on Wednesday, according to her family.
More than 3,000 ISIS fighters have surrendered amid a pitched battle by US-backed forces to retake the last ISIS stronghold in Syria.
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The baby of British ISIS bride Shamima Begum has died, the Kurdish Red Crescent confirmed to CNN.
Thirty-six countries have signed an open letter criticizing Saudi Arabia’s human rights record.
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Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid was released from prison on Monday after spending more than five years behind bars.
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Saudi Arabia has acknowledged Khashoggi’s death at its Istanbul consulate, blaming two of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s closest aides for his killing.
Turkish officials suspected within hours of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance that he had likely been killed, CNN has learned.