President Obama nominated a longtime diplomat for the top post in the communist country.
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Senator Ted Cruz, an ally turned extremely bitter enemy of the Republican nominee, has decided to endorse him after all.
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The announcement brings the total amount of U.S.-pledged assistance to $5.9 billion since Syria’s civil war began.
North, Central, and South America are the first region in the world to rid itself of the disease, the Pan American Health Organization says.
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The prominent secular activist shared a controversial cartoon mocking the Islamic State on Facebook.
Lasantha Wickrematunge’s body will be exhumed years after he wrote a column saying the government would kill him.
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A remastered edition of the 2007 landmark title and its sequels lay bare just how revolutionary the original was.
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He didn’t “disappear” from his debate-moderation duties—he simply recognized what a two-person conversation is all about.
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Ma Xiaohong, the owner of Dandong Hongxiang Industrial Development, allegedly used her company as a front to launder money for Pyongyang.
Sep 27, 2016 7:00AM ET
A new Disney film starring Lupita Nyong’o and David Oyelowo follows the rise of Phiona Mutesi, a poor girl from Uganda who becomes a chess prodigy.
Sep 27, 2016 6:43AM ET
The first Islamist militant being tried in The Hague pleaded guilty last month to his crimes and expressed remorse.
Sep 27, 2016 6:26AM ET
This is the third major storm system to make landfall on the island in two weeks.
Sep 27, 2016 12:45AM ET
During the debate, the Republican nominee seemed to confirm an accusation that he hadn’t paid any income tax, then reversed himself later.
Sep 26, 2016 10:47PM ET
Wearing his name and number 16, the Miami Marlins saluted their pitcher who died over the weekend.
Sep 26, 2016 6:37PM ET
The president and FARC’s leader used a pen made from a bullet to end the nearly 60-year-old war.
Sep 26, 2016 5:47PM ET
The Donald J. Trump Foundation reportedly used $258,000, most of it other people’s money, to settle legal disputes for the Republican nominee.
Sep 26, 2016 4:54PM ET
The Maine governor said blacks and Hispanics from out of state were to blame for drug problems, but his own files show mostly white Mainers being arrested for narcotics.
Sep 26, 2016 4:14PM ET
The U.S. Department of Justice is giving more than 100 police agencies $20 million for the technology.
Sep 26, 2016 2:32PM ET
The show is a reminder that face-offs between candidates are a lot like big sporting events, with clear winners and losers.
Sep 26, 2016 1:54PM ET
Blame the sole elevator, which needs repair.
Sep 26, 2016 1:38PM ET
The law, which goes into effect October 1, follows the release of video in the shooting by police of Keith Lamont Scott.
Sep 26, 2016 12:07PM ET
Through a combination of working the refs, leaks that made him seem bumbling, and the numbing effects of months of campaigning, the Republican has smoothed his own path.
Sep 26, 2016 11:39AM ET
Gabon’s Constitutional Court reaffirmed the incumbent president’s victory in last month’s elections, though the opposition rejected the ruling.
Sep 26, 2016 11:37AM ET
The 23 minutes of Please Forgive Me sum up a few 2016 pop trends.
Sep 26, 2016 11:05AM ET
The UN Security Council called an emergency meeting after Syria and Russia dropped 150 bombs in three days on the rebel-held part of the city.
Sep 26, 2016 8:41AM ET
French President Francois Hollande said the “Jungle,” home to between 7,000 and 10,000 people, will be dismantled this year.
Sep 25, 2016 11:27PM ET
The legendary golfer died Sunday at age 87.
Sep 25, 2016 1:21PM ET
The joyful Miami Marlins pitcher died Sunday in a boating accident. He was 24 years old.
Sep 25, 2016 7:00AM ET
The New England Patriots’ recent success is a reminder of how America’s favorite sport is also the most hierarchical and least collaborative.