May 31, 2017
The world braces for a U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change, and is Goldman Sachs helping to prop up the Venezuelan regime of Nicolás Maduro?
May 30, 2017
The Trump administration is preparing to unveil harsh new policies aimed at Cuba and the U.S. complains to the WTO about cheap foreign solar panels.
May 26, 2017
At least 23 members of the Egyptian Coptic community were killed in a terror attack on Friday, and Google unveils a product linking credit card purchases with online advertising.
May 25, 2017
Former President Barack Obama returns to Berlin and echoes past remarks condemning the construction of walls between cultures. And the US sails by occupied Chinese islands.
May 24, 2017
Taiwan's high court legalizes same-sex marriage, martial law may be coming to the Philippines and President Trump meets with Pope Francis.
May 23, 2017
Fighters pledging loyalty to the Islamic State capture Marawi City in the southern Filipino island of Mindanao, and a new report reveals widespread coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef.
May 22, 2017
A new study finds one person around the world is displaced from their home every second. North Korea tests another ballistic missile, and Africa records serious anti-poverty gains.
May 18, 2017
Senator John McCain has called for the expulsion of Turkey's Ambassador to the U.S. after a Turkish security detail assaulted protesters in D.C.
May 17, 2017
NATO officials have reportedly asked attendees of an upcoming summit to keep their remarks short, fearing President Trump will lose focus if they drag on.
May 16, 2017
Three French LGBT rights groups ask the International Criminal Court to investigate reports of an anti-gay "genocide" in the Russian republic of Chechnya.
May 12, 2017
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson backs an Arctic Council resolution acknowledging the gravity of the climate change threat. What does that mean for the Paris Agreement?
May 11, 2017
Senior U.S. officials consider expanding March rules banning laptops and large electronics from carry-on baggage when flying to the U.S. from the Middle East on foreign airlines.
May 10, 2017
Xi Jinping promises President-Elect Macron that he'll guard the global climate treaty, and President Trump prepares to escalate the wars in Syria and Afghanistan.
May 9, 2017
South Koreans elect liberal president Moon Jae-in and two firms accuse a Russian-backed hacking group of breaching French president-elect Macron's email servers.
May 8, 2017
Emmanuel Macron handily wins the French election and injects new energy into the European project. And the CDC identifies a strain of avian influenza as the top candidate to cause a global pandemic.