Robotic probes launched by NASA, the European Space Agency (ESA), and others are gathering information all across the solar system. We currently have spacecraft in orbit around the Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, a comet, and Saturn, and two operational rovers on Mars.
Her support for regime change in Iraq enabled terrorists—and lost her the election in 2008. Years later, she championed an ill-fated regime change in Libya. Will it hurt her in 2016?
The group's new song, "I Can't Breathe," uses an individual tragedy and national movement for a far broader mission.
Bush, like his father and older brother, wants to make the world safe for commerce. It's not a message GOP primary voters are likely to embrace.
The Republican presidential hopeful set himself apart from Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and Rand Paul, but his differences with his brother are harder to see.
The impressive figure is all the more stunning since Benjamin Netanyahu has a live-in chef. But isn't this—no pun intended—sort of small potatoes?
A technicality allowed eastern Ukrainian separatists to take another town and claim not to be violating an agreement to stop fighting.
Carnival season 2015 is wrapping up, and colorful images from Europe and the Americas keep coming in. Collected here are more photos from just the past few days of Mardi Gras and Carnival festivities in New Orleans, Rio, Belgium, Panama, Germany, France, and more.
The dual citizen says he's renouncing his birthright after getting a fat tax bill from Uncle Sam.
Even the prosecutor in Dominique Strauss-Kahn's trial has asked that the former IMF chief be acquitted.
In the past month, a series of snowstorms and Arctic weather fronts have brought bone-chilling temperatures and record-setting snowfall levels to the Northeastern United States. New England has been especially hard-hit, with parts of Massachusetts and Maine recording more than 100 inches of snow this season.
Entering military conflicts without a declaration of war from Congress isn't unconstitutional—but legislators must step forward and set limits and objectives.
In Spain, a dance guitarist hustles to make a modest living amidst economic turmoil.
Amidst the no-shampoo revolution, a look at global hygiene habits
Old fears are stoked as anti-Semitic attacks increase.
"There is not a single column you write that I agree with," and other views from the readership.
Grandmothers are creating a ruckus in China's public spaces.
A quarter century after the Velvet Revolution, Václav Havel's legacy is in disarray. His life illuminates a dissident generation's dreams and the revenge that history has taken on them.
A very short book excerpt
Just four years after the Arab Spring, ISIS attacks reveal a country on the brink of total failure.