Government And Politics

4 UN peacekeepers, 1 Malian soldier killed in 2 attacks

Nov 25, 2017

Four U.N. peacekeepers and a Malian soldier were killed and 21 others injured in two attacks on U.N. peacekeepers in Mali on Friday, U.N. officials said

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

"Die Hard" for jihadists? IS recruits with heroic tales

Nov 25, 2017

The Islamic State is targeting Western recruits _ especially recent Muslim converts _ with videos that follow a screenwriter's standard blueprint for heroic storytelling

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

Argentina president: Search for missing sub will continue

Nov 25, 2017

Argentina's president says that the international search for a submarine carrying 44 crew members that has been lost in the South Atlantic for nine days will continue

The Latest: Macy's says it's fixed gift, credit card issue

Nov 24, 2017

Macy's says it has resolved problems processing some gift and credit cards on Black Friday

Poland to phase out Sunday shopping by 2020

Nov 24, 2017

Poland's lawmakers have approved a law that will phase out Sunday shopping by the year 2020 despite criticism that it may eliminate thousands of jobs

Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it

Nov 24, 2017

Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it