By Chris Mooney, Washington Post on April 17, 2017, at 2:26 p.m.
A team of scientists Monday documented what they’re describing as the first case of large-scale river reorganization as a result of human-caused climate change.
By Tuvan Gumrukcu and Humeyra Pamuk, Reuters on April 17, 2017, at 6:11 a.m.
President Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in a referendum on Sunday to grant him sweeping powers in the biggest overhaul of modern Turkish politics, but opponents said the vote was marred by irregularities and they would challenge its result.
By Lucia Mutikani and Sue-Lin Wong, Reuters on April 16, 2017, at 2:33 p.m.
“This latest missile test just fits into a pattern of provocative and destabilizing and threatening behavior on the part of the North Korean regime,” national security adviser H.R. McMaster said. “There is an international consensus now, including the Chinese leadership, that this is a situation that just cannot continue,” McMaster said.
By Philip Pullella, Reuters on April 16, 2017, at 11:01 a.m.
Emma Morano’s life spanned three centuries, two world wars and more than 90 Italian governments.
By Anna Fifield, The Washington Post on April 16, 2017, at 9:28 a.m.
Although the missile in Sunday’s attempt — like others before it — exploded shortly after launch, experts warn that North Korea’s rocket scientists learn something from failures as well as successes, giving them information they can use to hone their technology.
By Erin Cunningham and Sayed Salahuddin, The Washington Post on April 15, 2017, at 8:21 a.m.
A 22,000-pound bomb dropped by U.S. forces on an Islamic State hideout killed about three dozen militants in eastern Afghanistan, officials said Friday, raising further questions about the already controversial decision to use such powerful ordnance on the battlefield.
By Anna Fifield, The Washington Post on April 15, 2017, at 8:20 a.m.
China issued a stern warning Friday to both the United States and North Korea, urging them not to push their recriminations to a point of no return and allow war to break out on the Korean Peninsula.
By Michael Martina and Sue-Lin Wong, Reuters on April 14, 2017, at 7:51 a.m.
By Jennifer Gunderman on April 14, 2017, at 6:13 a.m.
The morning after the election I walked into a refugee camp with a heavy heart knowing that resettlement was going to change.
By Thomas Gibbons-Neff, Washington Post on April 13, 2017, at 6:35 p.m.
The bombing marks the worst confirmed friendly-fire incident in the nearly 3-year-old war against the terrorist group.
By Christopher Ingraham, Washington Post on April 13, 2017, at 3:31 p.m.
“It’s never been clearer than today that legal marijuana is the future.”
By Idrees Ali, Reuters on April 13, 2017, at 2:28 p.m.
It was the first time the United States has used this size of bomb in a conflict.
By Yeganeh Torbati and Denis Dyomkin, Reuters on April 13, 2017, at 6:57 a.m.
Any hope in Russia that the Trump administration would herald less confrontational relations has been dashed in the past week after the new U.S. leader fired missiles at Syria to punish Moscow’s ally for its suspected use of poison gas.
By Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri, Bloomberg on April 12, 2017, at 6:52 a.m.
Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registered for next month’s presidential election in apparent defiance of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s advice not to run to avoid polarizing the country.
By Sue-Lin Wong and David Brunnstrom, Reuters on April 11, 2017, at 4:11 p.m.
North Korea said it was prepared to respond to any U.S. aggression.
By Steve Holland and Andrew Osborn, Reuters on April 11, 2017, at 8:37 a.m.
“It is clear to us the reign of the Assad family is coming to an end,” Tillerson told reporters in Italy before departing the G7 meeting for Moscow. “We hope that the Russian government concludes that they have aligned themselves with an unreliable partner in Bashar Al-Assad.”
By Eltaf Najafizada and Henry Meyer, Bloomberg on April 11, 2017, at 7:50 a.m.
Russia and the U.S. are increasingly sparring over Afghanistan, adding to rapidly souring ties between the Kremlin and President Donald Trump’s administration.
By Arwa Gaballa and Ahmed Tolba, Reuters on April 10, 2017, at 7:32 a.m.
At least 44 people were killed in Egypt in bomb attacks at the cathedral of the Coptic Pope and another church on Palm Sunday, prompting anger and fear among Christians and leading to troop deployments and the declaration of a three-month state of emergency.
By Heba Habib and Griff Witte, Washington Post on April 07, 2017, at 11:49 a.m.
An apparent stolen truck plowed into a department store in central Stockholm on Friday, killing at least three people.
By Karla Adam, Washington Post on April 07, 2017, at 8:57 a.m.
A 31-year-old woman who fell into the River Thames during the London terror attack has died, London police said Friday.