On June 5, 2017, a number of Arab countries—Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, t
The People's Mujahedin Organization of Iran
Today at the White House, President Donald Trump signed a Presidential Memora
“In just a short time, we’ve already achieved transformative chan
As India and Pakistan celebrate 70 years of independence this week, the legac
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivers remarks on the release of the 2016 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom (IRF) at 10:30 a.m.
Drought has devastated herders' livelihoods as it exhausted pastures and water sources, the United Nations agriculture agency said today, stressing that supporting them to get back on their feet an
Ten years after the adoption of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, progress in several countries has been
Concerned that recent developments in Venezuela could lead to further escalation of tensions and hamper a peaceful solution to the crisis, United Nations Secretar
The United Nations Security Council today expressed “deep concern” over the political situation in Burundi – including increasing numbers of refugees and reports of torture, forced disappearances a
Criminal groups feed off the instability created by conflicts, and as links between wars, trafficking and migrant smuggling become more widely known, the United Nations is calling on the internatio
Walk down the aisle of your local pharmacy or grocery store and you'll be bombarded by a dizzying array of bleaching products, from gels and strips to paint-on bleach.
People generally think that editing human genes might be OK, but most think that there's a clear line that's shouldn't be crossed when it comes to changing traits that would be passed down to new g
These researchers have created a revolutionary device that can regenerate any kind of body tissue with just the touch of a hand.
Many doctors aren't making full use of a medication that can wean people off addiction to heroin and prescription painkillers, according to results of a new survey.
For the first time in American history, scientists have successfully used a gene-editing tool to correct a disease-causing mutation in human DNA with the goal of ending its heredity for future gene
KIPP CEO Richard Barth’s email to the KIPP Team and Family addressing the violence in Charlottesville:
As India and Pakistan celebrate 70 years of independence this week, the legacy of the August 1947 Partition of British-ruled India that resulted in the birth of these two nations is something both
You would have to be 90 now to have been 18 years old when the last nuclear weapon was used in anger.
A Canadian pastor who was imprisoned for more than two years in North Korea arrived back home Saturday.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson traveled to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for his first official visit this week, to discuss strengthening cooperation on a range of issues.
When people in several North Carolina precincts showed up to vote last November, weird things started to happen with the electronic systems used to check them in.
Chief Pentagon Spokesperson Dana W White provided the following readout:
Jonathan Greenblatt, American social entrepreneur, corporate executive and the sixth National Dir
WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2017 — Pentagon spokesman Navy Capt.
On July 25, 2017, the Executive Office of the President Office of Management and Budget (OMB) hos
When Donald Trump was running for president last year, he never failed to portray the U.S.
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 209,000 in July 2017.
Americans have been waiting for a solid pay raise for years.
Exciting news from the Eastern Bering Sea: scientists capture images and other needed biological
Since President Trump took office in January, enforcement of environmental laws has dropped drama
The United States is rapidly becoming a net exporter of natural gas for the first time in 60 year
Here’s how July and the year to date fared in terms of the climate record:
Republicans are debating whether parts of their tax-reform package should be retroactive in order
Wealthy publishing executive Steve Forbes on Monday argued that President Trump shouldn't raise t
The House of Representatives is considering a so-called “minibus” spending bill combining the def
Steve Inskeep talks to David Wessel of the Brookings Institution about why the US economy is havi
John Essey and family live in a modest, two-story home on a tree-lined street in the suburbs nort
In the lead-up to International Youth
With better commodity export prices and an improved international context, the Latin America and
German carmakers and politicians are meeting in Berlin at an "emergency diesel summit" this week
President Trump on Monday authorized his top trade official to look into whether China is guilty
Wisconsin lawmakers are preparing to move forward on a $3 billion tax incentive package with tech
The shrinking unemployment rate has been a healthy turn of events for people with job-based insur
Imagine going to the grocery store for dinner, not to pick up a rotisserie chicken to take home,
On Tuesday, President Donald J.
Discovery Communications, which owns networks like the Discovery Channel, TLC, the Oprah Winfrey
On June 5, 2017, a number of Arab countries—Bahr
The People's Mujahedin Organi
The Iran Islamic Republic has a special and active policy
Jonathan Greenblatt, American social entrepreneur, corporate executive a
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