Journalists’ Organization Honors Risk-taking Reporters

The Committee to Protect Journalists is honoring correspondents from Burma, Iran, Russia, and South Africa for courageous reporting in the face of censorship, violence and possible imprisonment. The CPJ says its 2014 International Press Freedom [...]

Obama, India’s Modi Pledge to Expand Cooperation

U.S. President Barack Obama and India’s new prime minister, Narendra Modi, say they have agreed to “deepen” and “broaden” their two nations’ partnership in areas of trade, security, science and technology. Speaking [...]

Mistrust of Police Corrodes America

U.S. President Barack Obama says the widespread mistrust of law enforcement, exposed after the fatal police shooting last month of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, is corroding America. The president, [...]

US Troops Take First Steps to Help Liberia Combat Ebola

MONROVIA— Over the past two weeks, one world leader after the other has called for immediate action in the fight against Ebola in West Africa. The United States has made the largest contribution and is sending 3,000 troops to Liberia to assist [...]

US Troops to Stay in Afghanistan Under New President

WASHINGTON— India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, meets President Barack Obama at the White House Monday in what the Obama administration said is an effort by both countries to build a new strategic alliance. Modi was greeted in New York [...]

US ‘Underestimated’ Rise of Islamic State

President Barack Obama said the United States “underestimated” the rise of Islamic State and other Syrian-based militants, and “overestimated” Iraq’s ability to fight them. Obama told CBS television’s 60 Minutes [...]

Bill, Hillary Clinton Become Grandparents

Political power couple Bill and Hillary Clinton can add a new title to their resumes: grandparent. The former U.S. president and former secretary of state celebrated the birth of their first grandchild on Friday night. Their daughter, Chelsea, [...]

Pyongyang Diplomat: No Meeting with Seoul Counterpart

The foreign ministers for the two Koreas won’t meet up in New York, despite both being in the city for the annual meeting of the U.N. General Assembly, North Korea’s top diplomat said. The statement by Ri Su-yong contrasted with what Yun [...]

Khorasan Plot May Still Be Alive

Terrorist plots against the United States and Europe may still be in the works despite this week’s airstrikes against the al-Qaida cell known as Khorasan. FBI Director James Comey told reporters in Washington Thursday he is “not [...]

Some Republican States Finding Medicaid Expansion More Palatable

HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA— President Barack Obama’s plan to extend health coverage to millions of poor Americans remains highly contentious, yet it is gaining momentum among several initially reluctant states where financial pragmatism [...]

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