The Canadian parliament on Tuesday decided to let the prime minister off the hook for accidentally elbowing another legislator this month.
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A new report estimates nearly 46 million people live in contemporary slavery, more than half of them in five countries.
The Star Wars franchise has a long history of mixed pre-release reviews and complicated post-production.
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The U.S. State Department warned American travelers of terrorism in Europe this summer.
The lukewarm box office for films like X-Men: Apocalypse and Alice Through the Looking Glass is part of a worrying trend for major movie studios.
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A court in Turkey sentenced Merve Büyüksarac to a 14-month suspended prison sentence for insulting the president.
Will the failed U.S. presidential hopeful change his mind and run for the Senate again?
May 31, 2016 1:31PM ET
One of the wealthiest villages in Switzerland will pay a fine to keep refugees out.
May 31, 2016 11:56AM ET
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft have agreed to delete hate speech on their sites within 24 hours.
May 31, 2016 11:50AM ET
A report due out Tuesday looks into the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center and how doctors might have over-prescribed pain pills to veterans.
May 31, 2016 11:40AM ET
Six people were killed and 69 shot over the three-day weekend.
May 31, 2016 10:29AM ET
Torrential rain in Texas, and overflowing rivers and reservoirs have caused thousands to evacuate their homes, and killed at least six people.
May 31, 2016 8:50AM ET
For the fourth time this year, the communist state test-launched an intermediate-range missile.
May 31, 2016 8:07AM ET
The UN refugee agency says at least 880 migrants and refugees may have died last week as their vessels capsized.
May 31, 2016 7:00AM ET
Why do reality television’s most popular stars so uncannily resemble the heroines of the 19th-century writer’s work?
May 31, 2016 6:50AM ET
Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro says he will appeal a decision to reject an extradition request for the celebrated filmmaker.
May 30, 2016 3:00PM ET
Wildlife officials have begun confiscating tigers from a popular tourist destination after allegations of animal abuse.
May 30, 2016 10:49AM ET
A court in Senegal has sentenced Hissène Habré to life in prison for crimes committed during his eight-year rule.
May 30, 2016 8:00AM ET
The composer and musician, formerly in Battles, explains his immersion in electronic music and how it’s changed the way he thinks about sound.
May 30, 2016 12:44AM ET
Three Atlantic staffers discuss “Blood of My Blood,” the sixth episode of the sixth season.
May 29, 2016 3:59PM ET
Forces in Iraq and Syria made gains Sunday in their attempts to recapture Islamic-State controlled territory.
May 29, 2016 1:06PM ET
Bomb-disposal experts have defused a U.S. explosive discovered at the airport in Hannover.
May 29, 2016 10:57AM ET
As many as 700 people may have drowned in three shipwrecks in the last few days off the coast of southern Italy.
May 29, 2016 7:00AM ET
The new version of the 1977 classic miniseries is the rare work that focuses on slavery from the perspective of the enslaved.
May 28, 2016 6:18PM ET
The presumptive Republican nominee harshly criticized the judge presiding over a Trump University lawsuit.
May 28, 2016 8:00AM ET
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The latest GOP health-care proposal doesn’t repeal the Affordable Care Act.
New albums from Fifth Harmony and Ariana Grande take two different sonic and lyrical approaches to an age-old dichotomy.
May 27, 2016 6:08PM ET
Reynaldo Bignone is already serving a life sentence for crimes against humanity.
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A tropical storm warning has been issued for coastal areas of Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina.