A conversation with Vice President Joe Biden
Over the two weeks of the games, I’ll be featuring some amazing images from recent Olympic events. Today’s entry encompasses gymnastics, BMX racing, water polo, beach volleyball, taekwondo, kayaking, women’s wrestling, and much more.
The ethics of defensive killing
Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz were taken off a U.S.-bound flight over what Brazilian authorities say are inconsistencies in their accounts of being robbed at gunpoint.
The picture of a five-year-old boy awaiting treatment at a hospital in Aleppo is a reminder of the nature of the conflict.
A brief tour of North Korea’s surprising beer scene
Turkey has announced the release of thousands of inmates to make room for those arrested in connection to last month’s attempted coup.
The Clayton Fire in Lake County and the Bluecut Fire in the San Bernardino National Forest are causing tens of thousands of residents to evacuate.
The state-run broadcaster told eight female anchors they had one month to slim down before they could reappear on air.
She says his account, and that of his teammates, of being robbed in Rio has inconsistencies.
What happens to all those stadiums?
South Korea says a senior diplomat is now under its protection.
What do you do when you’re competing for a country that might disappear? You dance.
Papua New Guinea’s leader said the two countries had agreed to shut the Manus facility, which holds 854 asylum-seekers.
Anjem Choudary was found guilty for backing the militant group, bringing an end to a years-long investigation by British authorities.
Authorities raided more than 50 companies and sought to arrest more than 100 executives in connection with last month’s attempted putsch.
The defense ministry says Russian fighter jets took off from Iran’s Hamdan airbase and struck ISIS targets.
An air strike killed 11 and injured 19 others in Hajja province Monday, days after the collapse of peace talks.
Last week a suicide bomb killed 70 people in Balochistan, the scene of decades of unrest involving separatist rebels, the military, and jihadi groups.
Over the two weeks of the games, I’ll be featuring some amazing images from recent Olympic events. Today’s entry encompasses marathon swimming, weightlifting, steeple-chase, tennis, synchronized swimming, a marriage proposal, and more.
A village in Corsica became the third place in France to ban the swimsuit from its beaches Monday after a fight broke out over the weekend.