Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli prime minister, has labelled Iran "the greatest threat to the world" in his address to the Munich Security Conference in Germany. Comparing Iran to Nazi Germany, Netanyahu said on Sunday that Iran advocates "master fa ...

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Also, Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, brandished what he said was part of an Iranian drone and warned that he was ready to go to war if Tehran continued to entrench itself in Syria._____Photo Credit Yasin Akgul/Agence France-Presse ...

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Photo Emma O’Halloran is a winner of the first Hildegard Competition. Credit Courtesy of National Sawdust National Sawdust, the performance space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, announced the winners of its first Hildegard Competition for rising fema ...

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A film by Mari Bakke Riise In Accra, thousands of girls from the age of six work as market porters, also known as 'living shopping baskets' or 'kayayei'. The girls rise at dawn each day to carry heavy loads on their heads for traders and shopper ...

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By the 1950s, tuberculosis was being treated effectively with antibiotics, and many of the palatial compounds previously devoted to the white plague had shuttered. Some were repurposed as hotels; others became museums, housing developments and g ...

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China plans to pull 400,000 people out of dire poverty this year in its restive Xinjiang region as the central government fears a rise in the ranks of local armed groups. A three-year poverty eradication plan will focus on the northwestern regio ...

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“For the first year, it was what we expected,” said Josh Ripple, the tournament director. “Already, it’s more than Memphis was for the last 10 years. To think we would get 6,000 people here in the first year is just a bad thought process unless ...

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The astrophysicist, author, podcaster, TV host and director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History in New York tweeted on Friday:  Evidence collected over many years, obtained from many locations, indicates that the ...

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The dispute is especially raw because of the razor-thin margin in the election and the uncertainty over what exactly tipped the balance. Mrs. Clinton, who handily won the national popular vote, lost the Electoral College vote and therefore the p ...

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The upshot? Ashley embraces her natural hair. Sure, why not?Apart from my certainty that even the nastiest female cop wouldn’t have made that tampon joke, what’s irritating about this story line is that it’s just as didactic as Greg’s lecture. I ...

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