Oct 6, 2015 3:55PM ET
One California city is mandating the use of paper plates and plastic cups in restaurants to combat a water shortage.
Oct 6, 2015 1:38PM ET
Iran is threatening to boycott the Frankfurt Book Fair over Rushdie’s keynote address. Iranian authors stand to lose the most.
Oct 5, 2015 1:24PM ET
American officials say Afghan forces requested an airstrike that hit a Médecins Sans Frontières facility in Kunduz this weekend. Afghan representatives say the hospital was harboring Taliban fighters.
Oct 2, 2015 3:57PM ET
The U.S. allowed the Saudis to block a UN inquiry into the thousands of deaths in Yemen’s civil war.
Oct 2, 2015 11:12AM ET
New projections suggest the Category-4 storm may not make landfall in the United States, but will still bring extreme weather.
Oct 1, 2015 4:59PM ET
States of emergency have been declared as forecasts project the Category-4 storm reaching mid-Atlantic states by Saturday.
Oct 1, 2015 3:45PM ET
The singer’s 1989 tour may be stirring bad blood among the sport’s faithful.
Sep 30, 2015 6:49PM ET
By announcing the end of Palestinian commitment to agreements with Israel, the leader confused more than disrupted.
Sep 30, 2015 1:49PM ET
Just a few days ago, the East Coast was in for some rain. Now, there may be a serious storm.
Sep 30, 2015 11:36AM ET
The upscale grocery store chain is laying off 1,500 employees as competition mounts and consumers demand lower prices.
Sep 29, 2015 4:12PM ET
More than 50 people were shot over the weekend, adding to the city’s record number of shootings this year.
Sep 29, 2015 11:16AM ET
The State and Treasury Departments announced sanctions against 30 individuals and groups from around the world for supporting and financing the terror group.
Sep 28, 2015 5:59PM ET
After pro-separatist parties prevailed in regional elections on Sunday, Spain’s prime minister held firm.
Sep 24, 2015 1:04PM ET
With Francis’s public support, President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC guerilla leader Rodrigo Londono announced a breakthrough deal to sign a peace agreement within six months.
Sep 18, 2015 1:06PM ET
The Treasury Department announced a further easing of sanctions on Cuba.
Sep 17, 2015 3:26PM ET
Renewed tensions and violence between Israelis and Palestinians in Jerusalem have put stone-throwing at the center of a security debate.
Sep 12, 2015 5:56PM ET
The iconic former NBA center, whose trademark finger wag became a basketball fixture, was inducted into the Hall of Fame on Friday.
Sep 11, 2015 4:09PM ET
The tennis star’s quest for a history was interrupted by a 300-to-1 underdog.
Sep 11, 2015 2:13PM ET
Ahead of Pope Francis’s visit, Raul Castro ordered the release of more than 3,500 prisoners. Is the gesture meaningful?
Sep 10, 2015 2:48PM ET
The Israeli company, which was targeted by activists for operating in a West Bank settlement, opened its new headquarters in southern Israel.
Sep 10, 2015 1:08PM ET
New York’s police commissioner insists it wasn’t a factor when the former tennis star was wrongly thrown to the ground and handcuffed.
Sep 2, 2015 11:58AM ET
With the beginning of all-day Egg McMuffins, America is reverting to its adolescence.
Jul 23, 2015 8:45PM ET
Kenya’s beautification efforts are drawing ire ahead of the first official visit by a sitting American head of state.
Jul 22, 2015 3:21PM ET
Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of the Washington Post reporter’s detention in the Islamic Republic.
Jul 20, 2015 1:58PM ET
After decades of estrangement, Washington and Havana formally reestablished diplomatic relations on Monday.
Jul 18, 2015 2:05PM ET
After a reshuffle of power, banks in the country will open again for the first time in three weeks.
Jul 18, 2015 8:57AM ET
A gunman shot and killed four U.S. Marines and one sailor at a facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and was killed in the attack.
Jul 16, 2015 7:45PM ET
A jury took just over 12 hours to find James Holmes guilty of the 2012 massacre at a Colorado movie theater.
Jul 16, 2015 4:04PM ET
How Alexis Tsipras got the same proposal rejected by voters, then accepted by legislators, in a matter of weeks.
Jul 15, 2015 3:41PM ET
The senior senator from New York will play a pivotal role in the intensifying fight over the nuclear agreement.