The Israeli military says a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip struck southern Israel in the first such attack since September.
Pakistani warplanes and ground forces killed at least 77 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, officials said Friday, days after Taliban fighters killed 148 people -- most of them children -- in a school massacre.
Amid the excitement over the thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations, one person has been conspicuously absent: Fidel Castro.
A Hungarian official says a plan to tax Internet use, which provoked huge protests, "is dead and will never come back to life." In October, the government said an Internet tax was needed to complement a levy on phone calls because people were increasingly using the Internet for telecommunications.