French far-right National Front party leader Marine Le Pen speaks during a meeting at their headquarters in Nanterre, west of Paris, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. The anti-EU, anti-immigration National Front party shook France's political landscape by coming out on top in France's voting for European Parliament elections, beating the mainstream conservatives and the governing Socialists. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)

French politics in disarray

France, a pillar of Europe’s unity and economy, is finding itself in serious political disarray and at a loss for easy solutions.

In this Monday, May 26, 2014, photo, the Nigerians United Against Terrorism group attends a demonstration calling on the government to rescue the kidnapped girls of the government secondary school in Chibok, in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigeria's defense chief said Monday that the military has located nearly 300 school girls abducted by Islamic extremists but cannot use force to free them. (AP Photo/Gbenga Olamikan)

Impasse in rescue of Nigerian girls

Nigeria’s military chiefs and the president are apparently split over how to free nearly 300 schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists, wit…

Brasil World Cup

Photos: World Cup 2014 uniforms released

The count down is on for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brasil. It’s the world’s most watched sporting event. See what the teams will be wearing…

Thai anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban is greeted by his supporters during a march in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, May 19, 2014.  Earlier this month, the country's political crisis deepened after the Constitutional Court removed caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra for nepotism along with nine Cabinet members in a case that many viewed as politically motivated. Protesters are now pushing for her successor and the rest of the government to be replaced by an interim administration.(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)

Thailand’s army declares martial law

The move came after six months of anti-government demonstrations aimed at ousting the government and one day after the Southeast Asian count…