Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan were the ringleaders of the “Bali Nine” group that sought to smuggle heroin.
How we describe students affects how we approach them, whether as a risk or an opportunity.
This week’s same-sex-marriage cases at the Supreme Court brought in a record number of friend-of-the–court briefs. But truth be told, the justices do not read all of these briefs.
Cyberwarfare is a hidden world with few documented examples. In a new report, security researchers detail digital attacks against Ukraine’s military, and charge the Russian military as the hacker.
On the streets, some said violence is the only way to get authorities to pay attention to the plight of blacks in Baltimore. Others said they understood the anger, but not the violence.
The Afghan army is now fully in charge of combat operations. NPR’s Tom Bowman heads out on a mission with troops as they engage the Taliban in one of its strongholds near the Pakistani border.
Despite controversy, a flight attendant and passenger say taking children out of Vietnam before the fall of Saigon in April, 1975, was the right thing to do.
As Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks to strengthen ties with America, he’s facing tense times in his own neighborhood, mainly because of his views on World War II.
A new book looks at the female soldiers who served alongside elite special operations units in Afghanistan in order to connect with a population that was off-limits to male soldiers: Afghan women.
The toll includes four Americans, all of whom died at an avalanche-struck Mount Everest base camp. In addition to food, the U.N. says medical supplies are desperately needed.
Tech and telecom companies stepped up with much needed services. Facebook and Google offered tools to help those in the region let family and friends know they’re OK. Other firms cut calling costs.
The number of people using these services is growing fast. Find out what happens when a writer rents out his Mini Cooper and an Airbnb tenant learns something terrible has happened to his host.
Since Hillary Clinton launched her presidential run, her family’s foundation has been scrutinized. The Clintons responded, calling it the most transparent organization of its kind. But is that true?
The Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex-marriage bans Tuesday. And even though Republicans are the traditional-marriage party, they just could welcome a pro-same-sex marriage ruling.
One estimate puts the reconstruction at more than $5 billion – or about a quarter of the country’s GDP. Countries — and relief groups — are pledging to help.