Temperatures, sea levels and carbon dioxide all hit milestones amid extreme weather in 2015, major international ‘state of the climate’ report finds The world is careening towards an environment never
High school graduation rates are on the rise across the country, except for one segment of the population: They've dropped dramatically for people in prison or jail who need to get their GED diplomas.
Ethiopia is yet again facing a humanitarian crisis that looks set to devastate much of the country's population. Despite impressive growth figures over the last decade, 20 million Ethiopians are still
The pictures, gathered by the New Horizons spacecraft that swept past the dwarf planet in July, shed new light on Pluto’s mountains, glaciers and plains The newest pictures of Pluto are so up-close and
Pyongyang and Seoul agree to hold last-minute talks at but forces step up readiness on both sides of border The deadline set by Pyongyang for South Korea to halt propaganda broadcasts over the border without
Kim Jong-un issues ultimatum to Seoul to halt anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts by Saturday afternoon North and South Korea appeared on the verge of war on Friday night after Kim Jong-un issued an to
At a recent Bernie Sanders event, Dave, a white fiftysomething in a Grateful Dead hat, offered an explanation for Black Lives Matter, the activist group that had interrupted Sanders just hours earlier
North Korean leader Kim Jong Unhas ordered troops on the country’s heavily armed border with South Korea to be ready for war, one day after the two countries exchanged artillery fire in a spat over propaganda-spewing
Israeli defence sources initially blame Palestinian Islamic Jihad, before switching to Iran’s Quds Force, then blaming Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad Northern Israel has been hit by four rockets fired
Bombardments against Quneitra come after Syrian military allegedly launched rocket attack that struck northern Israel. Syria's state news agency has quoted a Syrian military source as saying that an Israeli
North Korean leader tells soldiers to be ‘fully battle-ready to launch surprise operations’ as already elevated cross-border tensions reach dangerous heights North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has put his
Russian media: Moscow-Beijing ties could 'seriously aggravate the American military planning in the Asian-Pacific region'
The Russian and the Chinese navies will have their largest-ever joint exercises called "Joint Sea 2015 II" on Aug. 28. The exercises are going to be conducted off the coast of Vladivostok and through Sea
Officials say at least six people were wounded by an explosion targeting national security building Egyptian security officials have said a car bomb exploded near a national security building in the Shubra
However, there's an element of unease associated with our easy access to such maps. You can, after all, use a free piece of software to snoop on any location in the world, often zooming in to a street