Fuel tanker explodes on highway in Pakistan, killing at least 154

A fuel tanker has overturned and exploded on a highway in eastern Pakistan, killing at least 154 people and injuring hundreds more, many of whom had gathered in an attempt to collect fuel from the leaking tanker. The accident happened on early [...]

Russia says ‘highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed in airstrike

Russia's deputy foreign minister says it is "highly likely" that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State group (ISIS), was killed in a Russian airstrike in Syria late last month, though there is no definitive confirmation. Russia's [...]

Queen’s husband Prince Philip hospitalized with infection

Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been hospitalized at a private hospital in London to receive treatment for an infection, the royal palace said on Wednesday, adding that he is in "good spirits." The 96-year-old prince [...]

UPDATE 1 – Police officer stabbed at Michigan airport in ‘act of terrorism’

A police officer has been seriously injured in an apparent terrorist attack at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Michigan, federal investigators say. The suspect made references to Syria and Iraq before being taken into custody. The incident [...]

ISIS destroys Mosul mosque where it declared caliphate

An iconic mosque in the Iraqi city of Mosul, where Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared a "caliphate" in 2014, has been destroyed by suspected ISIS militants as they continue to lose territory. It happened on Wednesday [...]