Papua New Guinea’s planned closure of a detention center for those bound for its larger neighbor is putting the focus on how Canberra deals with arrivals by sea.
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Apr 29, 2016 3:26PM ET
“U With Me?”, an early standout from his album Views, returns to the rich topic of exes in text messages.
Apr 29, 2016 2:27PM ET
The first feature-length film from the Comedy Central stars isn’t their most original work, but it’s an intermittently sharp Hollywood spoof.
Apr 29, 2016 1:23PM ET
Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended for 80 games for using performance-enhancing drugs.
Apr 29, 2016 12:54PM ET
The latest (very funny and very political) episode of the performer’s sketch show doubles as a call to arms.
Apr 29, 2016 10:29AM ET
After a decade of battles, Republicans hope to call a referendum to amend the state constitution to require photo identification to cast a ballot.
Apr 29, 2016 9:58AM ET
Sixteen U.S. military personnel have been faulted for errors that led to the bombing of an MSF hospital last October in Afghanistan.
Apr 29, 2016 8:35AM ET
Kim Dong-chul of Fairfax, Virginia, was arrested last October.
Apr 29, 2016 8:00AM ET
Garry Marshall's patronizing 'holiday anthology' film boasts a star-studded ensemble, but its characters seem barely human.
Apr 29, 2016 7:52AM ET
The justices signed off Thursday on a new procedural rule for warrants targeting computers.
Apr 28, 2016 4:55PM ET
Two Mexican soldiers and three federal police officers have been charged with torture in connection with a gruesome video that spread quickly online.
Apr 28, 2016 4:22PM ET
With women explaining periods to men, pop culture is finally treating menstruation as a societal issue everyone should care about.
Apr 28, 2016 4:02PM ET
The effort marks Moscow’s long-term plan to build a space-launch facility inside the country’s borders.
Apr 28, 2016 3:35PM ET
There’s been an NFL draft since 1936. But how did it become the three-day media spectacle it is today?
Apr 28, 2016 3:09PM ET
The Green Mountain State could expand its electorate by thousands under a new law signed Thursday.
Apr 28, 2016 2:03PM ET
Syed Raheel Farook, his wife, and a third woman were charged Thursday in an investigation of marriage-fraud conspiracy.
Apr 28, 2016 1:09PM ET
Posti, the country’s mail service, will start offering the service next month in an effort to raise money.
Apr 28, 2016 11:50AM ET
The “Boycott Beyoncé” merchandise on sale at her concerts affords her a new kind of appeal.
Apr 28, 2016 10:13AM ET
The series allowed children to build their own story—but it also created false perceptions about decision-making.
Apr 28, 2016 9:55AM ET
Why hasn’t the Texas senator managed to unite the Republican Party in opposition to Donald Trump? It’s not complicated.
Apr 28, 2016 8:34AM ET
Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone has been suspended from the party after he appeared to suggest Hitler was a Zionist.
Apr 28, 2016 7:48AM ET
Doctors Without Borders says an airstrike on a hospital it operates in Aleppo has killed at least 14 people.
Apr 27, 2016 7:59PM ET
The legislation, signed by the state's Republican governor on Wednesday, allows counselors to refuse treatment to clients based on the counselors’ personal beliefs.
Apr 27, 2016 6:03PM ET
It looks more certain than ever that the country is headed for a Donald Trump-Hillary Clinton race come November.
Apr 27, 2016 6:00PM ET
City police shot and injured a 13-year-old boy carrying a fake weapon Wednesday.
Apr 27, 2016 4:25PM ET
South Korea unveiled new uniforms infused with mosquito-repellant as fear grows of the Zika virus in Brazil.
Apr 27, 2016 2:40PM ET
Jeremy Saulnier’s taut, gory thriller follows a band trapped in a rock venue by white supremacists after witnessing a crime.
Apr 27, 2016 2:05PM ET
The former House speaker pled guilty to violating banking regulations in an attempt to cover up sexual-abuse allegations.
Apr 27, 2016 1:16PM ET
The medieval painter’s grotesque visions of the underworld still resonate 500 years after his death.