Iran Nuclear Talks Extended for 4 Months

    Iran and six powers agreed to continue talking for four more months after failing to meet a July 20 deadline to reach a deal on curbing the Iranian nuclear program in exchange for ending sanctions, enabling Tehran to access $2.8 billion of frozen cash.

    Auschwitz Guard Insists He Was Forced Into Working at Concentration Camp

    An 89-year-old man wanted in Germany for working as a concentration camp guard during World War Two said in court filings on Friday that he should not be deported because his service in the Waffen SS was involuntary.

    U.N. Chief Jets to Israel in Gaza Truce Bid

    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will travel to the Middle East on Saturday in a bid to end the fighting between Israel and Palestinians, alarmed at a serious escalation that includes a ground offensive by Israel, said a senior U.N. official.

    Masked Man: Palestinians battle Israeli troops on the West Bank as unrest spreads in wake of Israel’s ground invasion of Gaza.

    Israel Instensifies Gaza Fight — 300 Dead With Worse to Come

    Israel intensified its land offensive in Gaza with artillery, tanks and gunboats on Friday and warned it could “significantly widen” an operation Palestinian officials said was killing ever greater numbers of civilians.

    Suspected Bomber ID'd in Bulgaria Airport Attack That Killed Israeli Tourists

    Bulgaria has identified a dual Lebanese-French citizen as the alleged culprit in the suicide bombing of a bus containing Israeli tourists two years ago.