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Liberia new phase ebola
Nov 27, 2014
6:47 am
JOHANNESBURG — As the outbreak in Liberia turned a corner earlier this month, a day for counting blessings was especially poignant.
Nov 27, 2014
7:29 am
Kabul british diplomat killed
The situation in Afghanistan is going from bad to worse.
Nov 27, 2014
7:39 am
Hong kong student leader
Two protest leaders were banned from a large area in Hong Kong as a condition of bail after they were arrested during scuffles with police.
Nov 26, 2014
4:13 pm
Erdogan international media stir chaos
This week, the Turkish president said it is 'against nature' to treat men and women equally.
Want to Know, Turkey
Nov 26, 2014
5:16 am
North korea herbal viagra
Just don’t get caught with a Bible, if you’re American.
Nov 26, 2014
11:22 am
Syria refugees greece strike 7
The protesters are demanding asylum and healthcare.
Need to Know, Europe
Nov 25, 2014
9:09 pm
Ferguson 4 aug. 17 2014
Ferguson's story isn't just about racial inequality in the United States — it's about guns, too.
Nov 25, 2014
12:34 pm
Russia propaganda 11 25 2014
Nothing is better for Russian propaganda than some good old fashioned American disorder.
Nov 26, 2014
9:15 am
Michael brown mother nov. 25 2014
Brown's death, the aggressive police response to protests and the result of the grand jury hearing have stirred tensions in Ferguson and across the US.
Nov 26, 2014
12:20 pm
Iran mustaches
The rise of moustaches among Iranian males has nothing to do with drawing attention to men’s diseases.
Nov 26, 2014
9:32 am
Hong kong protests nov. 26 2014
Protesters still occupy segments of roads, blocking traffic, in the city's Admiralty district near government offices and Causeway Bay, a major shopping area.
Nov 25, 2014
4:19 pm
It looks like a bit of harmless fun, but it could have serious consequences.
Want to Know, Iran
Nov 26, 2014
10:51 am
Eu commission chief nov. 26 2014
'The plan is very positive and goes in the right direction,' French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron said.
Need to Know, Europe
Nov 26, 2014
8:37 am
Yemen funeral nov. 26 2014
Yemen is regarded by Washington as one of the most active branches of the network founded by Osama bin Laden.
Nov 26, 2014
8:01 am
Homepage chatter v2
Russian state media is giving a whole lot of time to the events in Ferguson, Missouri.
Nov 25, 2014
11:27 am
A march and sit-in dubbed Tumechoka, meaning 'We are tired' in Swahili, protests government inaction in the face of rising insecurity and terrorism.
Nov 24, 2014
5:44 pm
Ferguson 3 aug. 17 2014
"American 'freedom' is laughable."
Nov 25, 2014
10:46 am
2014nov25 kerry iran talks
If we don’t blow it, the agreement could demonstrate that diplomacy is preferable to force.
Nov 25, 2014
10:34 am
2014nov25 obama foreign policy
Extending negotiations doesn’t assure progress on key issues and raises questions of the administration's judgment and competence.
Nov 25, 2014
11:34 am
Sierra leone ebola nov. 12 2014
Sierra Leone has become the biggest hotspot in the West African Ebola epidemic, which has killed nearly 5,500 people since March.
Nov 26, 2014
4:49 am
2014tanzania mtumbatu 012
The country's socialist history — compounded by present-day capitalism — meant trouble for a well-intentioned project to bring water to millions of people.
Africa, Need to Know
Nov 25, 2014
1:15 am
Indonesia corruption app
One reason graft is so rampant is that people don’t know when a gift is a bribe.
Nov 25, 2014
1:15 am
Espionage 11 18 2014
From typewriters to quantum cryptography, governments are exploring old and new ways of keeping information secret.
Nov 25, 2014
9:34 am
Hong kong protests nov. 25 2014
More than 20 people were arrested during the day, media said.
Nov 25, 2014
8:28 am
Ferguson nov. 25 2014
Michael Brown's family said they were 'profoundly disappointed' by the grand jury's finding.