Oct 27, 2014 2:24PM ET
American and British forces pulled out of the province, effectively ending operations in one of most violent parts of the country.
Oct 27, 2014 1:54PM ET
The detective's iconic tweeds, robes, and deerstalker hat came from the imaginations of illustrators and filmmakers far more than from Arthur Conan Doyle himself.
Oct 27, 2014 10:49AM ET
The poet, who would have turned 82 today, originally intended the posthumous collection Ariel to close on a few poems about bees, instead of death.
Oct 27, 2014 10:24AM ET
The White House said it was considering new federal policies after New York and New Jersey executives acted on their own.
Oct 27, 2014 9:31AM ET
Two major pharmacy chains, Rite Aid and CVS, disabled the new mobile payment tool only days after it launched.
Oct 27, 2014 8:46AM ET
Senzo Meyiwa, the goalie and leader of the South African national team, was shot and killed during a home invasion robbery.
Oct 27, 2014 8:18AM ET
On 1989, she shows off a new, synth-driven sound and new, entertaining self-awareness.
Oct 26, 2014 10:00PM ET
Dissecting "Four Walls and a Roof," the third episode of the fifth season
Oct 26, 2014 5:04PM ET
Parliamentary elections showed impressive support for pro-European parties. But the impasse in Donetsk and Luhansk is no closer to resolution.
Oct 26, 2014 3:11PM ET
The Russian president comes out against settlement construction in the West Bank. But Moscow's relationship with Israel has never been better.
Oct 26, 2014 12:31PM ET
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie fights back after a nurse who was quarantined says she was treated like "a criminal."
Oct 26, 2014 9:57AM ET
The test's administrators say it will pinpoint vulnerabilities, though some analysts aren't so sure.
Oct 26, 2014 8:01AM ET
The franchise's first work to emerge after Lucasfilm's sale to Disney suggests that losing George Lucas was just what the galaxy far, far away needed.
Oct 25, 2014 4:56PM ET
As of today, the number of people who live in states where same-sex marriage is recognized is more or less the same as the number of people who don't oppose it.
Oct 25, 2014 3:49PM ET
She has left country behind, but her new album's a blast.
Oct 25, 2014 1:43PM ET
With the help of 22 U.S. airstrikes, Iraqi and peshmerga forces say they have retaken key locations in Iraq's north and south.
Oct 25, 2014 10:30AM ET
Highlights from seven days of reading about entertainment
Oct 25, 2014 10:00AM ET
Ukraine is holding a vote amid so much unresolved conflict.
Oct 25, 2014 9:35AM ET
A campaign to halt an Iranian woman's execution was ultimately unsuccessful.
Oct 24, 2014 6:22PM ET
In separate incidents this week, two people died in Jerusalem and the West Bank. Adding to a recent trend, both were U.S. citizens.
Oct 24, 2014 5:29PM ET
This infinitely stylish, brilliantly stupid movie might be Keanu Reeves's renaissance.
Oct 24, 2014 5:27PM ET
Iraq claims the Islamic State used chlorine gas in at least three attacks since the group's summer offensive.
Oct 24, 2014 4:00PM ET
Kathryn Ruemmler, the former White House counsel and Obama's good friend, won't replace Eric Holder.
Oct 24, 2014 2:35PM ET
Two students have died, including the gunman.
Oct 24, 2014 2:28PM ET
When the Scottish singer disses the likes of Miley and Rihanna, she makes feminism smaller.
Oct 24, 2014 12:08PM ET
In an effort to forestall its collapse, the Post Office is experimenting in San Francisco.
Oct 24, 2014 11:49AM ET
Four episodes into its latest season, Scandal has yet to shake off the ghosts of storylines past.
Oct 24, 2014 10:49AM ET
A plea to experimental filmmakers everywhere: Realize this board-game adaptation's brilliant, disappointed potential.
Oct 24, 2014 9:00AM ET
Doctors are stumped about the condition's origins—and its treatment.
Oct 24, 2014 8:12AM ET
Ashlee Simpson's lip-sync debacle on Saturday Night Live a decade ago was the beginning of the end for her—and for her family, once a celebreality dynasty in the making.