A medical aid group says U.S. airstrikes on its hospital in Kunduz amount to a war crime. Analysts say an investigation is needed, but diplomatic fallout is more likely than a war crime prosecution.
There’s a growing number of WiFi hotspots, but access for an hour can cost a couple days’ salary. It’s leading to a sharp divide between those who can and can’t afford it.
Iraq and the U.S. have vowed to defeat ISIS in Iraq’s western province of Anbar. The tribes there want to fight, but their recruits are under-equipped and weak. The country wants more U.S. help.
Forget the goulash. Budapest’s restaurants have been featuring refugee cuisine — think Syrian sweets, Afghan pies and Eritrean flatbread. It’s a festival to foster understanding through food.
The rare creatures are native to a swath of states from Montana to Texas, and federal wildlife officials are reintroducing them there. Their latest home is a former toxic waste site near Denver.
The new rules announced by U.S. Customs and Border Protection include how to care for an immigrant’s personal belongings, and proper use of restraints.
On Friday the president will travel to the town and meet privately with the families of the victims of the shootings at Umpqua Community College.
The scientists from the U.S., Japan and China were awarded the Nobel Prize Monday for discovering drugs to treat parasitic diseases such as malaria, river blindness and elephantiasis.
California Gov. Jerry Brown: “I do not know what I would do if I were dying in prolonged and excruciating pain.”
Ellen Kullman says she plans to retire on Oct. 16. DuPont’s stock was recently down nearly 40 percent from a peak in March.
In the 1960s, Chairman Mao Zedong ordered scientists to find a malaria antidote to help ailing soldiers in North Vietnam. Today’s Nobel Prize for medicine went to one of those researchers.
After months of impassioned debate over the ethics of physician-assisted suicide, California will become the fifth state to allow people who are terminally ill to hasten death with lethal drugs.
A day before the New York Yankees face the Houston Astros in the American League wild card game, CC Sabathia announces that he is entering rehab to get the help “needed to treat my disease.”
Gang violence wasn’t always rampant in El Salvador. The Rev. Gerardo Mendez, who works with youth in gang-controlled areas, sat down to talk about how gangs became so powerful in this small country.
A relative of one of the ship’s crew members says the man likely perished but that the family is still holding out some hope that he could be brought back alive.