A philosopher grapples with Islam, secularism, and their place in society.
The 2016 Summer Paralympic Games have reached day 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
At least 130 people have been killed and nearly 400 remain missing, according to the United Nations.
Interest payments on America’s war debt could one day exceed the direct costs of combat itself.
The former U.K. prime minister is stepping down as a member of Parliament.
The already-delayed presidential contest has been postponed because glue on the postal ballots isn’t sticking.
President Bashar al-Assad vowed to “retake every area from the terrorists,” hours before a cease-fire was set to go into effect.
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Three founders of modern terrorism studies reflect on what the world has learned about political violence—and what remains unknown.
A look at five other countries’ weapons milestones, and what they indicate about Kim Jong Un’s progress
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On September 11, 2001, I was 7 years old, and my second-grade teacher called a class meeting to explain that…
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s family said the dual citizen, detained for more than 150 days, was convicted on unknown charges.
Everyone seems have their own story of the 9/11 attacks, and I recently asked readers to share theirs to…
A German sunrise, the opening of the 2016 Paralympics in Rio, the ‘Day Of The Goose’ in Spain, Roman soldiers on Hadrian’s Wall, and much more.
Soccer’s governing body is investigating three former officials for ethics violations after they were found to have secretly gifted themselves tens of millions of dollars.
French authorities announced the arrest of three women Friday believed to be planning an operation in support of ISIS.
The Portugal-bound train derailed, killing four people and injuring 50 others.
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Kim Jong-un’s government carried out the country’s fifth detonation Friday, raising regional fears.
The age of the female combat officer is coming.