World News

Qatar restores diplomatic ties to Iran amid regional crisis

Aug 24, 2017

Qatar has restored full diplomatic relations with Iran, ignoring the demands of Arab nations now trying to isolate the energy-rich country

Government And Politics

Qatar restores diplomatic ties to Iran amid regional crisis

Aug 24, 2017

Qatar has restored full diplomatic relations with Iran, ignoring the demands of Arab nations now trying to isolate the energy-rich country

Lucky numbers for $758.7M Powerball jackpot drawn

Aug 24, 2017

Lottery players across the U.S. scooped up $2 Powerball tickets in hopes of beating the odds and winning a massive $758.7 million jackpot in Wednesday night's drawing.

Egypt angered by US aid cut over human rights concerns

Aug 24, 2017

Egypt has reacted angrily to the U.S. decision to cut or delay nearly $300 million in military and economic aid over concerns about Cairo's human rights record, a surprise decision given the countries' close ties since President Donald Trump took office

The Latest: New 7th Fleet chief thanks navies for support

Aug 24, 2017

Vice Adm. Phillip Sawyer, the new commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet, has thanked the many navies that contacted the fleet with condolences and offers of support following the collision between the USS John. S. McCain and an oil tanker east of Singapore

Federal judge again tosses out Texas voter ID law

Aug 24, 2017

A federal judge has once again thrown out Texas' voter ID law in the latest court defeat for state Republican lawmakers over voting rights

Cultures

Moroccans shaken by links to extremist attacks in Europe

Aug 22, 2017

After yet another deadly attack in Europe involving Moroccans, residents of that country are raising questions about why its emigres are taking up extremism

Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issues

Aug 19, 2017

Responding to Trump's remarks about white supremacist violence could sidetrack Democrats from issues important to a wider range of voters in 2018 midterm elections

Dems risk culture war fight in Charlottesville response

Aug 19, 2017

President Donald Trump's widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Virginia has left Democrats in a quandary: how to seize the moral high ground without getting sucked into a politically perilous culture-war debate

Kabul catwalk: Afghan models show off traditional clothing

Aug 17, 2017

Amid tight security, Afghan models promote traditional clothing of country's ethnic groups in rare Kabul fashion show

People from across Europe protest logging in Polish forest

Aug 13, 2017

Hundreds of people have gathered in an ancient forest in Poland to protest the widespread logging the government has ordered there

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