Will Shakira be replacing mega-diva Christina Aguilera on The Voice USA?
Obama's foreign policy "seems to be hinged more on reimagining old and tired foes than on addressing complex challenges."
May 25, 2015
Shiites in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province set up a mass funeral for the victims of the Daesh-claimed mosque attack - thousands are expected to attend.
TV host extraordinaire Ellen De Generes and partner Portia de Rossi were spotted on the town in Dubai last night.
Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Ankara and the US had agreed to provide air support to Syrian opposition forces Monday.
Taylor Swift wants to set Gigi Hadid up on a date after she split from her long-term boyfriend Cody Simpson.
The reality star is back in Dubai today with Kuwaiti model Fouz Al Fahad for a special event with celeb hairdresser Jen Atkin.
May 24, 2015
An Iraqi official said Saturday that the US was planning to partially withdraw from Iraq should Daesh take control of an air base in Ramadi.
Duke University researchers are developing a tool that allows hi-res video games to be played on mobile devices for a fraction of cloud-gaming bandwidth.
May 23, 2015
The bill gives US Congress 30 days to review any final nuclear deal between Iran and international negotiators.
May 22, 2015
A spokesman for Popular Mobilization, a Shiite militia, announced Iraqi forces plan to launch Ramadi offensive in upcoming days to retake the city from Daesh.
Pentagon officials admitted killing civilians during the US-led coalition's air campaign against Daesh militants in Syria.
A British national was convicted on Thursday of killing a US soldier in a roadside bombing in September 2007.
May 21, 2015
The FBI arrested a Christian terrorist who planned to bomb a 100-strong Muslim community in America.
French authorities confirmed Wednesday they would hold a meeting with the international community on how to stop Daesh militants in Iraq and Syria.
The Pentagon could approve a $1.9 billion arms sale to Israel to buy Hellfire missles, glide bombs and bunker buster bombs.
May 20, 2015
Osama bin Laden spent his final years penning love letters to one of his wives.
Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton admitted she made a mistake by voting in favor of the 2003 invasion of Iraq by American forces.
The US along with 17 other nations participated in annual war games designed to "exchange military expertise" in the Jordanian desert.
May 19, 2015
Air strikes by a US-led coalition against the Islamic State group (ISIS, also known as Daesh) in northeastern Syria have killed around 170 jihadists in the past 48 hours, a monitoring group said Tuesday.
The US and UN expressed deep concern about the death sentences handed down in Egypt for more than 100 alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters.
Egypt seeks an expansion of the Qualifying Industrial Zones (QIZ) trade agreement, which would allow more of its products to enter the US duty-free.
Iranian American Jason Rezaian, journalist for The Washington Post, will likely face trial next Tuesday in the Revolutionary Court.
May 18, 2015
The US-led coalition fulfilled requests to increase support to Iraqi military forces in Ramadi.
As a potential nuclear deal between Iran and world powers draws closer, these are the four Americans still being held in Iranian custody.
May 17, 2015
We're not sure why, but Daesh denied a massive casualty online by US Special forces Friday, then deleted it.
Nearly 8,000 Iraqis have fled the ongoing violence in Ramadi, as Daesh militants fight to wrest control of Anbar province's capital from Iraqi government forces.
The Pentagon killed a high-level Daesh commander on Saturday, now the news is trying to figure out who he was.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights stated that a US military operation in eastern Syria killed 32 Daesh militants, although US officials reported a smaller number.
CEOs of the US airlines pointed toward the Gulf carriers' 25 percent growth in the US this year, saying evidence of the advantage "cannot be ignored."
May 16, 2015
Daesh militants were pushed out of the government's headquarters in the Iraqi city of Ramadi Saturday, a day after raising their black flag on the building.
In an overnight helicopter raid US special forces kill Daesh oil minister Abu Sayyaf and capture wife for questioning.
Federal jury sentences 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for 2013 bombing of Boston Marathon, which killed 3 and injured over 260.
US president Obama reaffirmed security ties with Gulf allies and predicted the Syria crisis to continue after he leaves office.
US pledges weapons shipment to Iraq following Daesh seizure of main government compound in Ramadi, capital of Anbar province.
May 15, 2015
Muslims in the US increased by 50 percent in the past seven years. Who are the people making the change?
Gulf countries were seeking assurances from Barack Obama regarding Iran and Daesh during a two-day summit at Camp David Thursday.
May 14, 2015
Meet the Hollywood actor who went to real-life war against Daesh
The US president is hosting leadership from the GCC at his retreat in Camp David, hoping to sell Arab powers on the nuclear deal.
Heidi Klum is again gaining notoriety, but this time for her "Heidi whities."
Representatives from the P5+1 member countries have started the third day of nuclear talks in Vienna.
Bonds guaranteed by the US government secure Jordan low-cost financing and eases the pressure on local banks.
As the United State's Arab allies prepare to convene for meetings at Camp David this week, one must wonder how the American President will play the new Arab world order.
May 13, 2015
A White House spokesperson said the US was monitoring an Iranian cargo ship bound for Yemen. Iranian authorities said no inspection would be authorised of the ship, amid escalating tensions.
Two US pilots were rescued after their F/A-18F Super Hornet crashed into the Persian Gulf. The aircraft had been assigned out of Bahrain amid heavy fighting in Yemen.
GCC-US summit: Arab security chiefs convene in Washington, as Vienna meeting revisits nuke framework
Despite snub from three GCC leaders, summit begins at the White House today and moves to Camp David, with Iran high on the agenda.
May 12, 2015
Etihad Airways has signed a legacy partnership agreement with Monumental Sports and Entertainment (MSE) to become the exclusive airline partner of three major Washington sports teams.