A Canadian soldier chases a chicken seconds before he and his unit were attacked by grenades shot over the wall during a patrol in Salavat, southwest of Kandahar, Afghanistan. (AP Anja Neidringhaus)

Photos: the work of Anja Neidringhaus

Renowned German photographer Anja Neidringhaus, 48, was killed April 4, 2014 when an Afghan policeman opened fire on a car she was sitting i…

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, Malaysia's minister for transport Hishamuddin Hussein, left, and director general of the Malaysian Department of Civil Aviation, Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, right, delivers a statement to the media regarding missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner MH370, Saturday, March 15, 2014 in Sepang, Malaysia. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday that investigators believe the missing Malaysian airliner's communications were deliberately disabled, that it turned back from its flight to Beijing and flew for more than seven hours. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

Missing Malaysian plane a criminal act?

Malaysia Airlines has stepped up security on all of its aircraft following the disappearance of flight 370. Though, airline officials are no…

Papal Diplomacy

Papal Diplomacy

President Obama meets with Pope Francis today.

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Report: Global executions rose in 2013

The number of known executions around the world rose almost 15 percent in 2013, and the United States was among the five countries putting t…