The video was posted to a Facebook page called My Stealthy Freedom showing Iranian women defying the country’s strict laws on female dress.
Following a decision by OPEC ministers not to cut production, crude prices have fallen to a four-year-low before rebounding slightly.
Sure as the season, some toys that turn up on the most-popular lists are also considered a safety hazard. So best to skip the LED crossbow, eye doctors say.
Patient X arrives. She ran a fever. Now it’s gone. But she has diarrhea. Should you test for the virus or not? That’s the kind of case history presented to health workers heading to West Africa.
Sex Week events are designed to foster an open, healthy discussion about sex.
A woman in Kenya has been publicly stripped and molested nearly every day for two weeks for so-called “indecent dress.” Cellphone video of the assaults have ignited condemnation, and copycat attacks.
Dogs pay close attention to the emotion in our voices, but what about the meaning of words? A clever experiment with 250 canines shows that dogs understand more of our speech than previously thought.
Since the midterm elections, there has been a new batch of transfers from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and more releases are in the works. But a new GOP Congress could stall the drive to empty Guantanamo.
Actress Mae West was petite, but on screen — thanks to a pair of platform shoes — she looked larger than life. A show in Boston examines the fashion and jewelry of Hollywood’s golden age.
Since 2012, Our Walmart, an employee labor group, has been staging strikes on the day after Thanksgiving. The group wants workers to get more full-time jobs and make a living wage of $15 an hour.
U.S.-based Human Rights Watch said this week that six months after a coup toppled the country’s elected government, the regime arrests its opponents and censors the media.
Pope Francis will meet with Turkey’s Muslim leaders and the head of the Orthodox Church in what may be the most challenging trip of his young papacy.
The World Trade Organization’s 160 members unanimously approved a first-ever multilateral trade deal which the group believes will boost global commerce by $1 trillion annually.
Highly reliant on oil imports, Spain’s government is encouraging oil exploration off the coast of the Canary Islands. But locals say the drilling threatens the natural attractions that draw tourists.
Villagers said the two “untouchable” caste girls were gang-raped and then hanged from a tree in May, but the country’s equivalent of the FBI now says there was no rape and that they hanged themselves.