Days before Donald Trump’s second summit with Kim Jong Un, an administration official admits Kim may not be prepared to part with his nuclear weapons.
A U.S.-backed coalition now surrounds the last remaining ISIS holdout—the final vestige of a so-called caliphate that once controlled vast territories but that is now boxed in and desperate—in a tiny village under siege in eastern Syria.
As the United States offers crucial humanitarian aid to Venezuelan migrants, it is doubling down on its opposition to Venezuela’s president.
Pope Francis wants “concrete” change over the Church’s child sexual-abuse scandal. It won’t be easy, though.
Last night, skywatchers around the world were treated to views of the so-called super snow moon, and photographers across the globe captured the event.
In Brexit Britain, up is down, left is right, and lawmakers who unite to support a new referendum end up making that goal harder to achieve.
Pope Francis convened 190 bishops and other prelates to discuss the protection of minors in the Church. Are they serious about it?
Colorful images from the opening days of the festival—“Tutta colpa della Luna!”
The effective lack of a border between the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom helped end violence on the island.
Valentine’s Day among humans and animals, family reunions at an Indian border fence, an icy dinosaur in Latvia, snow kayaking in Estonia, International Condom Day in Mexico City, and much more
A confounding exhibition from the Russian film director Ilya Khrzhanovsky poses as an exploration of artistic control and authoritarianism. But it might just be plain exploitation.
But the Warsaw conference did bring together Gulf Arabs and Israel against their common enemy.
The country has been led by someone linked to the military for 48 of the 58 years since it gained independence.
Photos from the past few years of the Antarctic landscape, wildlife, and research facilities, and some of the work taking place there
One of Washington’s closest allies in a fractured Europe struggles to adapt to the Trump administration’s unpredictable policy moves.
Cardinal Seán O'Malley has spent decades cleaning up after pedophile priests. Now he's once again found himself in the middle of a crisis.
An inside look at the fate of an African woman experiencing the pain and stigma of infertility
A half century ago, humans first set foot on the moon, hundreds of thousands of young people gathered in New York’s Catskill Mountains for a music festival that became a cultural milestone, and so much more.
When Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un meet in Vietnam later this month, the U.S. hopes the North Korean leader will see what might await his country if he decides to denuclearize.
Images from the two-day competition and preliminary activities held in New York City at Piers 92/94 and Madison Square Garden