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7 minutes ago // CBS

world Turkish hostages held by ISIS freed

Although 49 people held in captivity by the militants returned to their homes, there was some skepticism of Turkey's explanation

7 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Thousands of Syrian Kurds flee ISIL

About 60,000 cross into Turkey after ISIL fighters take dozens of villages along border, escalating fears of massacre.

16 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Ukraine clashes continue despite truce

Ukrainian army and pro-Russia separatists continue fighting despite signing truce to create buffer zone.

29 minutes ago // Fox News

world Wife of British ISIS hostage issues plea to husband's captors

The wife of a British aid worker held hostage by Islamic State militants called for her husband's release Saturday. 

30 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Afghan presidential rivals to ink 'unity government' deal

Rival candidates in the bitterly disputed Afghan presidential election will sign an agreement on a unity government on Sunday, aides said, potentially easing months of tension that destabilised Afghanistan while foreign troops withdraw.

30 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Last king of Nepal suffers heart attack

Doctors say Nepal's former king has suffered a heart attack and has been hospitalized.

30 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Galaxy beats FC Dallas, 2-1, to clinch playoff berth

With the score tied 1-1 in the 75th minute and the Galaxy struggling for another goal against FC Dallas on Saturday night, Galaxy Coach Bruce Arena made a notable substitution.

33 minutes ago // Reuters

world Exclusive: Iran seeks give and take on militants, nuclear program

UNITED NATIONS Reuters - Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like to see more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program, senior Iranian officials told Reuters.

36 minutes ago // CBS

world Shelter in place order lifted as Pennsylvania manhunt continues

As residents are allowed to move back into their homes in northeastern Pennsylvania, police are warning them to use extreme caution

38 minutes ago // Sky News

world Briton's Body Found After Mexico Hurricane

Simone Wood and her partner went missing after their yacht overturned in the Gulf of California in the aftermath of the hurricane.

40 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Afghan presidential rivals to ink 'unity government' deal

Afghanistan's two rival presidential candidates are due to sign a power-sharing agreement tomorrow, officials said, forming a potentially rocky coalition that will end a prolonged stand-off over the disputed election result.

46 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Angels' Albert Pujols hits 100-RBI milestone for fifth time in career

KEY MOMENT: With the Angels up 3-0 in the fifth inning, Albert Pujols clubbed a two-run home run over the center-field wall. With the way Jered Weaver was pitching, the Rangers probably weren't going to rally anyway, but Pujols' blast left no doubt. The Angels went on to win, 8-5.

52 minutes ago // Fox News

world Nepal's last king is hospitalized after suffering heart attack

Doctors say Nepal's former king has suffered a heart attack and has been hospitalized.

1 hour ago // Fox News

world AP Interview: El-Sissi portrays Egypt as a model in the fight against extremism

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is feeling vindicated by the world's alarm over Islamic extremism that is fueling wars and bloodshed across the Middle East.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world No. 8 LSU's big rally falls short vs. Bulldogs

BATON ROUGE, La. Dak Prescott treated a national audience to an extraordinary performance and Mississippi State ended a 14-year losing streak against Louisiana State on Saturday by holding off a wild rally after most Tigers fans had left Death Valley.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world No. 8 LSU's big rally falls short vs. Bulldogs

Dak Prescott treated a national audience to an extraordinary performance and Mississippi State ended a 14-year losing streak against Louisiana State on Saturday by holding off a wild rally after most Tigers fans had left Death Valley.

1 hour ago // ABC

world G-20 Says Close to Goal of $2 Trillion in Growth

G-20 finance chiefs say they are close to goal of boosting world economy by $2 trillion

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Relaxed Angels beat Texas, 8-5, but playoff roster decisions loom

The Angels couldn't ask for much more in September, and they know it.

1 hour ago // CBS

world Drought adds fuel to troubling wildfire season in California

Predictions of massive destruction by fires throughout the state came true over the past week as thousands of residents have been forced to leave their homes

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Disabled Southwest Airlines plane makes emergency landing at LAX

A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing Saturday at Los Angeles International Airport after the plane's flaps malfunctioned.

1 hour ago // Reuters

world Afghan rivals set to sign unity government deal after messy election

KABUL Reuters - Rival candidates in the bitterly disputed Afghan presidential election will sign an agreement on a unity government on Sunday, aides said, potentially easing months of tension that destabilized Afghanistan while foreign troops withdraw.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Downing St dismisses Salmond claims

Downing Street dismisses claims from Alex Salmond that Westminster leaders are "reneging" on their pledge to devolve more powers to Scotland.

1 hour ago // BBC

world White House security stepped up

The US Secret Service says it has launched a comprehensive review of security at the White House after two attempted breaches in 24 hours.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world New Zealand Premier to Seek Coalition

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key vowed to seek a coalition rather than govern alone, after his National Party won resoundingly in Saturday's election.

1 hour ago // Fox News

world G-20 finance chiefs say they are close to goal of boosting world economy by $2 trillion

Finance chiefs from the 20 largest economies say they are close to reaching their goal of boosting world GDP by more than $2 trillion over the next five years.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world Getting a taste of football at its purest

The desperate search for good news in sports speeds far away from the images of Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and Jameis Winston. The search burns rubber and blows exhaust on misbehaving athletes, enabling teams and incompetent commissioners.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

world North Korea says jailed California man sought to be 'second Snowden'

The California man who was sentenced to prison in North Korea last week deliberately sought to get arrested so he could meet another American imprisoned in the country, negotiate for his release and ultimately expose the human rights situation in the country after leaving...

1 hour ago // The Telegraph

world Afghan presidential rivals to sign unity deal

Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani prepare to announce power sharing deal at the same time as final results at the end of a messy and fractious five month election process

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

A 120-foot-tall schooner ran aground and got stuck in shallow waters near the Statue of Liberty on Saturday afternoon, officials said.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world G20 counties agree to exchange tax information to stamp out evasion

Meeting of G20 finance ministers in Australia endorses plan to automatically exchange information on a reciprocal basis by end of 2018 Continue reading...

1 hour ago // The Guardian

world G20 countries agree to exchange tax information to stamp out evasion

Meeting of G20 finance ministers in Australia endorses plan to automatically exchange information on a reciprocal basis by end of 2018 Continue reading...

1 hour ago // Reuters

world Fiji coup leader Bainimarama claims election victory

PERTH Australia Reuters - Voreqe Bainimarama, the former naval officer who has twice seized power in Fiji via military coups, on Sunday claimed victory in the Pacific island nations first election following eight years of military rule.

1 hour ago // CBS

world Dog owner gets "amazing" news years after pup disappears

Yorkshire Terrier named Bailey apparently snuck out the front door in Texas 6 years ago and was never seen again

1 hour ago // ABC

world AP Interview: El-Sissi, Egypt and the Terror Fight

AP Interview: El-Sissi portrays Egypt as a model in the fight against extremism

1 hour ago // Fox News

world Top NATO general says Ukraine has cease-fire 'in name only'

NATO's top general said Saturday the two-week-old truce between Ukraine and pro-Russian militants fighting in the country's east is a "cease-fire in name only," and he said that by enabling a free flow of weapons and fighters across the border Russia has made it nearly impossible to determine how many of its troops are operating inside Ukraine.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Afghan contenders in election deal

Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah says his rival Ashraf Ghani should become leader, as they prepare to announce a power-sharing deal.