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Four more years for Obama, austerity protests blaze across Greece, and China's 18th Party Congress begins.
In 10 years under Hu Jintao, China has changed to an extent unprecedented in history.
Hurricane Sandy slams New York, Syrian air strikes pummel Aleppo, and Big Ben grows a mustache.
What happened the last time America got bogged down in North Africa.
The following are photographs taken by Jenan Moussa of Dubai's Al-Aan TV and freelance journalist Harald Doornbos at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, for their article, "'Troubling' Surveillance Before Benghazi Attack."
Hurricane Sandy was devastating by any measure, but beleaguered New Yorkers can take comfort: It could have been worse.
Obama and Romney finally tackle foreign policy, Muslims journey to Mecca, and Benghazi celebrates a year without Qaddafi.
Fourteen of the best images of Hillary Clinton as she celebrates her 65th birthday.
Artist Ahmed Mater returns to Islam's holiest site to capture the enormous changes as modernity meets tradition.
Millions of Muslims from around the world begin the hajj -- a journey to the holy city of Mecca.
Is China's leader-in-waiting the jolliest functionary in the People's Republic?
Obama and Romney point fingers, a bombing rocks Beirut, and casualties mount as the war in Syria rages on.
Angela Merkel gets a dubious welcome in Greece, Pakistani children pray for Malala, and a member of Pussy Riot is released from jail.
While the United States offers "non-lethal aid," the destruction of Syria's largest city continues.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel received an angry welcome in Greece as popular anger over austerity measures continues to grow.
While Morocco's wealthy ruling family enjoys a luxurious lifestyle, life looks very different on the country's streets.
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A day-by-day examination of the world's most dangerous nuclear standoff.
Romney takes on Obama at the first presidential debate, Syria shells Turkey, and Georgia's opposition celebrates a surprise victory.