Modi takes helm as India's prime minister

Posted: May 27, 2014 at 3:59 a.m.

NEW DELHI -- Opposition party leader Narendra Modi became India's prime minister Monday, a little more than a week after his party scored a decisive victory at the polls.

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Belgium launches hunt for gunman

A woman lays flowers at the Jewish Museum in Brussels, Sunday May 25, 2014.  Police stepped up security at Jewish institutions, schools and synagogues after three people were killed and one seriously injured in a spree of gunfire at the Jewish Museum in Brussels on Saturday. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

BRUSSELS -- Belgium launched a nationwide hunt Sunday for a lone gunman who walked into the Jewish Museum, unp... Read »

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Pope visits Zionist's tomb

JERUSALEM -- Making history for the second day running, Pope Francis laid a wreath Monday on the grave of the founder of Zionism, becoming the first pope to do so, a gestur... Read »