Omar al-Bashir’s escape from South Africa and the dilemma of the International Criminal Court
As Jeb, Hillary, and Rand battle for the right of succession, they embrace their regnal names.
The unintended consequences of international pressure to address the country’s migrant crisis
Reports say James Murdoch will take a new position that sets him up to assume his father’s role. It’s not the first time the world has heard that, as any student of Fox’s zig-zagging history of succession rumors knows.
A Cleveland judge rules that affidavits filed by activists are sufficient to charge one officer with murder, and another with negligent homicide.
The saxophonist, composer, and free-jazz innovator, who has died at 85, remained one of the genre’s true polarizing geniuses right up to the end of his career.
After months of headlines about violent encounters between officers and citizens, some efforts to investigate and punish police are gaining traction.
Can the former Florida governor avoid catastrophe where Mitt Romney, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, and Scott Walker couldn’t?
Voters struck back at the ruling AK Party in parliamentary elections Sunday, depriving it of a majority and likely stopping the president’s latest power grab.
President Obama and Angela Merkel are looking to maintain a unified front over the war in Ukraine, even as some Europeans sour on sanctions.
The horse won the Belmont Stakes Saturday, cementing his place in history with the first such title since 1978.
Officials think the massive data breach revealed this week is part of an effort to build a database of U.S. government workers.
The death of the vice president’s son at 46 has produced a nationwide wave of grief rare for any politician in divided times.
No one can make reforming ballot laws a national issue like Hillary Clinton. And no one can make them less politically likely, either.
Opposition to U.S. negotiations on Iran's nuclear program is helping unite two long-antagonistic American allies.
As activists blame cops, police blame prosecutors, and the commissioner blames drugs, citizens are left to deal with the consequences.
Two newspapers succeed where the federal government has failed, and new legislation seems unlikely to solve the problem.
After undercover agents snuck weapons past screeners in 95 percent of cases, the acting administrator has been fired.
The Supreme Court rules that a woman should not have been denied a job over her head scarf, but a Muslim chaplain says her hijab made her a target of discrimination on an airline flight.
The administration’s recent actions have rebuilt a relationship strained by years of acrimony, and given the president leeway to pursue reform as he sees fit.