World News

Pope's place as refugee champion tested in Myanmar

Nov 25, 2017

Pope Francis heads to Myanmar and Bangladesh with the international community excoriating the crackdown on Rohingya Muslims as "ethnic cleansing" but his own church resisting the label

US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DC

Nov 25, 2017

Trump administration backtracking on its decision to order the Palestinians' office in Washington to close

Man charged with killing Texas trooper who had stopped him

Nov 25, 2017

Suspect in Thanksgiving shooting death of Texas state trooper charged with capital murder of a law enforcement officer

Entertainment

Uma Thurman lashes out at Harvey Weinstein in cryptic post

Nov 24, 2017

Uma Thurman has wished everyone a happy Thanksgiving except disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused by dozens of women of sexual harassment or assault

Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton with LaVar Ball online

Nov 24, 2017

Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton of "Reading Rainbow" with basketball dad LaVar Ball in Twitter attacks

Colleges, high schools use "Hamilton" to enhance teaching

Nov 24, 2017

Colleges and schools use "Hamilton: An American Musical" to teach students about history, art, performance, culture and even politics

Media

The Latest: Trump takes a jab at Time magazine

Nov 24, 2017

The Latest: In a jab at Time magazine, Trump says he's been told he "probably" will be Person of the Year again but isn't giving an interview

Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV network

Nov 23, 2017

Nearly a year after the signing of Colombia's peace accord, a media network launched by former guerrillas is aiming to become a major news outlet

Facebook opens 2nd office combating hate speech in Germany

Nov 23, 2017

Facebook is adding 500 more contractors in Germany to review content posted to the social media site, after a new law came into force targeting online hate speech

Crime

Man charged with killing Texas trooper who had stopped him

Nov 25, 2017

Suspect in Thanksgiving shooting death of Texas state trooper charged with capital murder of a law enforcement officer

The Latest: Funeral set for slain Texas state trooper

Nov 25, 2017

Funeral arrangements have been set for a Texas state trooper who was shot and killed during a Thanksgiving traffic stop

The Latest: Zimbabwe's new leader promises era of democracy

Nov 24, 2017

The Latest: Zimbabwe's new president promises rebuilding, inclusiveness