By William Booth William Booth London bureau chief Email Bio Follow RAMALLAH, West Bank — Poor, belittled Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has pulled off a remarkable feat. On Sunday, top diplomats
President-elect Donald Trump’s transition is historically unpopular, according to a new poll released by Gallup. More Americans disapprove of Trump’s transition than approve, a stark break from past presidents.
Thirty Democrats on Monday introduced legislation in both chambers of Congress that would subject Donald Trump to conflict-of-interest laws that currently exempt the president. The bill has slim if any
SpaceX has said that it plans to return to launching Falcon 9 rockets in early January, just four months after a mission exploded on the launchpad. The rocket startup said in a statement that it was wrapping
Mashed potatoes are one of the easiest yet most complicated dishes to make. Simple tweaks to your cooking method and ingredients can mean the difference between gluey, underwhelming mashed potatoes and
In his 1963 abecederian picture book The Gashlycrumb Tinies, Edward Gorey recounted the increasingly gruesome deaths of 26 children. In this parody the US game designer Mike Selinker outlines an A to of