US-Russia dialogue key to stability - Putin

Russian leader Vladimir Putin said that relations with the United States were key to ensuring global stability.

Ferry disaster: owner, crew charged

Philippine police have filed murder charges against the owner and crew of a passenger ferry that capsized and left 56 dead, an official said Saturday.

US on July 4 terror threat alert

The United States is ramping up security across the country and urging people to stay alert over the Independence Day holiday weekend over fears of a terrorist threat.

UNHRC calls for Gaza war crimes trials

The United Nation's Human Rights Council called overwhelmingly Friday for those responsible for war crimes during last summer's Gaza conflict to be brought to trial.