Two churches in the Southwest U.S. also made the list of 50 sites.
7Hills helped turn local kids into burgeoning skateboarders.
Amman's community skatepark has become a hub for street artists and performers of all kids.
Jack Black, who famously performed "boner push-ups" in "Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny," is also a fan.
Jordan's health care system is struggling to provide for Syrian refugees.
Refugees displaced by Syria's ongoing civil war are trying to build new lives in Jordan.
7iber, a leading online magazine, is highlighting challenges to press freedom in Jordan.
Jordan has taken in more than 600,000 Syrian refugees, but the country is restricting its border crossings.
Iranian-allied Houthis besiege Yemeni president's base as Saudi Arabia deploys a reported 150,000 troops and 100 warplanes.
There's a lack of respect among warring sides for the protected status of water, according to the Red Cross.
Observers have warned that the move could jeopardize Jordan's relationship with the West.
Libraries Without Borders aims to promote culture and knowledge in disaster zones.
The brother of slain Jordanian pilot Muadh al-Kasasbeh launched the campaign.
The Jordanian leader addressed European parliament about the root of Islamic extremism in region.
The newly agreed project will also supply Israel and Palestine with water.
Libya's current competing governments are backed by militia brigades and scrambling for control.
An Israeli election campaign ad says the left will show ISIS the way to Jerusalem, and uses a song by the rap group.
Jordan's King Abdullah appealed to American lawmakers last week for greater U.S. support.
Jordan's ambivalence toward ISIS and Al-Qaeda makes it unlikely it will maintain its tough stance.