Results expected to be close in presidential and parliamentary elections, which saw violence during campaign period.
Despite officially joining the IDF and obtaining senior roles in the Israeli government, five of the Irgun heads who were arrested for treason in 1948 following the Altalena Affair were finally officially exonerated by IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisencott.
One woman was killed and 10 injured, including foreigners, when a bomb exploded near a bar in Thailand’s Hua Hin resort
Police shot and killed Aaron Driver, 24, whom they alleged planned to attack a Canadian urban centre within 72 hours.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Intelligence assessments approved by senior leaders at U.S. Central Command exaggerated the progress of anti-terrorism efforts they ran against Islamic State militants, a House Republican task force said in an initial report released Thursday.
Moscow and Kiev are putting their armies on high alert after Russia says Ukrainian forces launched raids into Crimea.
Rather than wait 20 minutes for an ambulance, a Haifa Egged bus driver closed the doors and took a 43-year-old unconscious woman to the hospital, with all the passengers in tow.
CAIRO (AP) — Inside a large mosque in the Nile Delta, an Egyptian cleric looked over his congregation as he climbed the pulpit clutching a piece of paper and began to speak — delivering a 13-minute discourse on the virtues of personal hygiene.