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New Mars lander will help answer deep questions

Last Monday, after an almost seven-month-long, 300-million-mile journey from Earth, the InSight…

Migrant caravan from Central America pressing forward despite all odds

As I watch and read about the caravan from Central America making…

Migrant caravan from Central America, its numbers thinning, slowly moves north in Mexico

TAPACHULA, Mexico — A migrant caravan from Central America that has drawn…

Hurricane Maria claimed 1,139 lives in Puerto Rico over 3 months, new report estimates

It’s been almost a year since Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico,…

Vatican calls for abolition of death penalty in new hard-line stance

ROME — Pope Francis on Thursday hardened the Catholic Church’s stance against…

Almost 1 million people moved from Venezuela to Colombia in just 2 years, study shows

BOGOTA, Colombia — Almost 1 million people from Venezuela are thought to…

Violence flares in Kashmir after protester is run over and killed by Indian paramilitary vehicle

MUMBAI, India — Indian forces fired tear gas Saturday at a funeral…

Italy mired in political turmoil as populist parties rage

ROME — Italy sank deeper into political uncertainty as populist leaders pulled…

Venezuela says it’s expelling top US diplomats

WASHINGTON — Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro announced that he is expelling the…

Catalonia crisis threatens Spain’s budget

MADRID — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy faces a resurgent confrontation with…

Deadly clashes continue in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Deadly new clashes erupted Tuesday in the…

Even Venezuelans abroad can’t escape the hardships of their homeland

MIAMI — The Nicolas Maduro regime, already accused of destroying one of…

Scores of Palestinians killed at Gaza border as US Embassy moves to Jerusalem

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Vivid split-screen realities played out Monday in…

Chinese missiles are transforming balance of power in the skies

LONDON — For a quarter century, the U.S. and its allies owned…

UN Ambassador Haley calls for regime change in Venezuela

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration for the first time Tuesday called for…

Trump to make Iran announcement tomorrow

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced Monday that his long-awaited decision on…

CIA’s legacy of torture lives on in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand — In February 2015, security forces in southern Thailand hauled…

Mexico has its own fake news crisis, and journalists fight back

MEXICO CITY — No, a candidate in Mexico’s upcoming presidential election did…

For residents of Syria’s capital, the attack packed a jolt but didn’t shake their resolve

Hundreds of residents gathered at major squares in the Damascus and other…