May 26, 2015 12:47PM ET
The trial of Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian, on vague charges including espionage, began in Iran on Tuesday.
May 22, 2015 11:52AM ET
International attention on its invaluable antiquities, now at risk with the Syrian city overrun by ISIS, may do more harm than good.
May 21, 2015 3:12PM ET
On Thursday, Boy Scouts of America President Bob Gates said “the status quo in our movement’s membership standards cannot be sustained.”
May 20, 2015 2:15PM ET
Paul Kennedy, whose book The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers appeared among the terrorist’s literature, suspects the al-Qaeda leader didn’t read the whole thing.
May 20, 2015 7:22AM ET
Sunday’s deadly melée in Texas hasn’t seemed to hurt the prospects for a bill loosening handgun restrictions in the state.
May 19, 2015 1:30PM ET
Newly released memos from Clinton-loyalist Sidney Blumenthal, sent during Clinton’s tenure at the State Department, are raising eyebrows.
May 18, 2015 4:18PM ET
Islamic State control over the capital of Iraq’s largest province is a symbolic and strategic blow to the United States.
May 16, 2015 6:43PM ET
The Islamic State takeover of a major Sunni city in Iraq was followed by reports that Shiite militias were gathering to take it back.
May 15, 2015 3:37PM ET
On Friday, a federal jury applied six of the 17 capital counts to the surviving Boston Marathon bomber.
May 15, 2015 12:32PM ET
The wreckage of a military aircraft has been found days after it went missing during earthquake-relief operations. All eight passengers are presumed dead.
May 15, 2015 12:26PM ET
“No one with a free mind can limit themselves within the walls of narrow-mindedness,” Ananta Bijoy Das wrote hours before his death.
May 14, 2015 12:44PM ET
As the investigation into Tuesday’s derailment continues, attention is shifting to the person who was guiding the train.
May 13, 2015 6:14PM ET
A general claims to have deposed Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza. Nkurunziza disagrees.
May 13, 2015 6:58AM ET
The derailment of an Amtrak train killed at least seven people and injured dozens more in Philadelphia.
May 12, 2015 3:00PM ET
The Secretary of State went to Sochi on Tuesday to meet with Vladimir Putin for the first direct talks in two years.
May 12, 2015 10:37AM ET
Weeks after a devastating mega-quake killed thousands, a 7.3-magnitude temblor hit on Tuesday.
May 6, 2015 4:42PM ET
An NFL investigation suggests that the New England Patriots may have made 'a deliberate effort' to deflate footballs during the AFC Championship Game in January.
May 4, 2015 5:50PM ET
Golden State's Stephen Curry was named the league's most valuable player after a standout season—and a lot of phone calls from his team's public-relations team to voters.
May 4, 2015 11:42AM ET
Two gunmen were killed by police on Sunday night at an exhibition of cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.
Apr 21, 2015 1:27PM ET
Mohammed Ali Malek, the captain of a ferry boat that capsized on Sunday, has been arrested for his alleged role in a disaster that killed hundreds of migrants.
Apr 20, 2015 1:43PM ET
Despite the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial, Boston's annual race begins to resemble itself.
Apr 17, 2015 2:37PM ET
New legislation joins the ongoing effort to replace Andrew Jackson on American currency.
Apr 16, 2015 5:25PM ET
The NFL has ended its suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who missed most of last season while facing child-abuse charges.
Apr 16, 2015 1:54PM ET
The Golden Arches continue to inspire discontent on a domestic and international level.
Apr 14, 2015 4:33PM ET
Congress works together to make sure it can get a word in on Iran, a look back at #BringBackOurGirls, and more.
Apr 14, 2015 1:16PM ET
Most of the 276 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram last April are still missing—and so are thousands of other women and children in the country.
Apr 13, 2015 5:00PM ET
The presidential field expands, a look at Iran, and more
Apr 13, 2015 3:24PM ET
Twenty-one-year-old Jordan Spieth didn't just win the sport's biggest tournament on Sunday; he shattered many of its records, too.
Apr 10, 2015 4:10PM ET
The Clinton campaign prepares, the English language evolves, and more.
Apr 10, 2015 1:13PM ET
Barack Obama is likely to greet Raul Castro soon at the Summit of the Americas in Panama. But it's unclear how substantive that interaction will be.