By Tim Page, Washington Post on Oct. 02, 2016, at 12:58 p.m.
Neville Marriner, the British violinist-turned-conductor who founded the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and built it into one of the most popular and widely recorded chamber orchestras in the world, died Oct. 2. He was 92.
By Reuters on Oct. 02, 2016, at 9:14 a.m.
“I would like to make it now, here and now, that there was never an intention on my part to derogate the memory of the six million Jews murdered,” President Rodrigo Duterte said.
By Makini Brice and Gabriel Stargardter, Reuters on Oct. 01, 2016, at 9:34 a.m.
With winds reaching 155 mph, forecasters said the storm was still powerful enough to wreck homes.
By Joshua Mitnick, Los Angeles Times on Oct. 01, 2016, at 9:22 a.m.
By Karen Lema and Manuel Mogato, Reuters on Oct. 01, 2016, at 9:21 a.m.
The LePage administration is undoing a structure created after years of statewide discussion and planning.
By Reuters on Sept. 29, 2016, at 7:32 a.m.
Archaeologists told reporters the findings were important because one of the tombs — dating to between 650 and 700 A.D. — could be that of a ruler.
By William Booth and Ruth Eglash, The Washington Post on Sept. 28, 2016, at 9:27 p.m.
By Stephen Kalin and Yeganeh Torbati, Reuters on Sept. 28, 2016, at 3:58 p.m.
The United States will send around 600 new troops to Iraq to assist local forces in the battle to retake Mosul from Islamic State that is expected later this year, U.S. and Iraqi officials said on Wednesday.
By Reuters on Sept. 28, 2016, at 6:31 a.m.
Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday at age 93, according to media reports late Tuesday night.
By Irene Klotz, Reuters on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:49 p.m.
Astronomers on Monday said they have spotted evidence of water vapor plumes rising from Jupiter’s moon Europa, a finding that might make it easier to learn whether life exists in the warm, salty ocean hidden beneath its icy surface.
By Ben Guarino, Washington Post on Sept. 20, 2016, at 1:12 p.m.
What has long been known is that the cliffs’ chalk is made up of pulverized shells. Not any old seashell, though, will do — the mineral dust once belonged to a single-celled plant known as a coccolithophore.
By Tom Perry and John Davison, Reuters on Sept. 20, 2016, at 6:17 a.m.
An aid convoy was hit in Aleppo province, the United Nations said on Monday, as the Syrian military declared that a weeklong cease-fire was over.
By Ari Rabinovitch, Reuters on Sept. 14, 2016, at 6:28 a.m.
Israeli elder statesman and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shimon Peres suffered a stroke on Tuesday and was put in a medically induced coma, hospital officials said.
By Rodrigo Campos, Reuters on Sept. 07, 2016, at 6:28 a.m.
The U.N. Security Council strongly on Tuesday condemned North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launches, saying they contributed to Pyongyang’s development of nuclear weapons capability.
By Steve Holland and Amanda Becker, Reuters on Sept. 07, 2016, at 6:28 a.m.
Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine and Donald Trump on Tuesday traded barbs over Russia, with Kaine accusing the Republican nominee of encouraging espionage and Trump saying that Russian President Vladimir Putin “laughs” at Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee.
By Sean Horgan, Gloucester Daily Times on Sept. 05, 2016, at 8:33 p.m.
By Lisa Barrington and Roberta Rampton, Reuters on Sept. 05, 2016, at 8:26 a.m.
Explosions in government-controlled areas of Syria and a province held by Kurdish militia killed dozens on Monday, while the United States and Russia failed to make concrete progress towards a ceasefire.
By Isla Binnie, Reuters on Sept. 04, 2016, at 3:29 p.m.
A Nobel peace laureate, her legacy complements Pope Francis’s vision of a humble church that strives to serve the poor, and the festivities in her honor are a highlight of his Holy Year of Mercy.
By Christine Murray, Ana Isabel Martinez and Dave Graham, Reuters on Aug. 31, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Mexican opposition politicians attacked Pena Nieto for hosting Trump.