Obama holds historic phone call with Iranian counterpart

US President Barack Obama and Iranian president Hassan Rouhani spoke by phone on Friday in the historic first direct communication between leaders of the two nations since the Islamic revolution in 1979. Duration: 0:57 Sep 27, 2013

Sharif slams India, Pakistan arms race as massive waste

Pakistan and India have wasted "massive resources" on a nuclear arms race, Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Friday ahead of a landmark meeting with his Indian counterpart. He also added Pakistan to the list of countries calling for reform of the UN Security Council. Duration: 0:38 Sep 27, 2013

Turkey police arrest dozens in swoop on football fans

Turkish police Friday detained dozens of football fans after the pitch invasion that caused the abandonment of the weekend's Istanbul football derby between bitter rivals Galatasaray and Besiktas. Duration: 0:32 Sep 27, 2013

UN panel more certain mankind behind global warming

A UN panel said Friday it was more certain than ever that humans were the cause of global warming and predicted temperatures would rise another 0.3 to 4.8 degrees Celsius (0.5-8.6 degrees Fahrenheit) this century. Duration: 1:21 Sep 27, 2013

Kidnap drama 'Prisoners' tops North American box office

Crime thriller "Prisoners," starring Hugh Jackman as a desperate parent in search of his child and Jake Gyllenhaal as the detective in charge of the investigation, pulled in more than $20.8 million over the weekend and topped the North American box office. Duration: 0:56 Sep 27, 2013

Paletinians demonstrate on Intifada anniversary

Thousands of demonstrators in the Gaza Strip protested in support of Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque, in marches called for by the enclave's Islamist rulers Hamas. Duration: 0:35 Sep 27, 2013

Interpol joins Kenya on Nairobi attack probe

Interpol experts in Kenya to investigate the deadly attack on a Nairobi shopping mall as well as help in arresting suspects. The assault on the part Israeli-owned complex has claimed at least 67 lives and left some 200 wounded. Duration: 00:55 Sep 27, 2013

Survivors struggle in aftermath of Pakistan quake

Ten thousands of survivors of Pakistan's earthquake waited for help in soaring temperatures, as the death toll rose past 359 and anger grew at the slow pace of government aid. Duration: 00:36 Sep 27, 2013