London (CNN) — Much has been written about the young men and women who join the Islamic State. We are familiar with their biographies and pathways, backgrounds and motivations. But virtually nothing is
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Seventy five Syrian rebels trained by the United States and its allies to fight Islamic State have entered northern Syria since Friday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Sunday.
Science & InnovationNot Exactly Rocket Science Top picks From me at the Atlantic: 6 tiny cavers, 15 odd skeletons, and 1 amazing new species of ancient human • Why don’t we know the age of the new ancient
(CNN) — Pope Francis landed in Cuba on Saturday, quickly calling on the communist nation to "open itself to the world," while praising its recent restoration of diplomatic ties with the United States.
Each is magnificent in its own way — whether it's the bright colors, archways and domes, or beautiful gardens. Many of the palaces are still the official residences of royal families, while others have
U.S. news A suspect in the spree of highway shootings that frightened Arizona drivers for weeks told authorities Saturday that they have the "wrong guy" because his gun has been in a pawn shop. Leslie
After days of scorching criticism, Donald Trump defended his decision to let stand a comment disparaging Muslims, and told a conference of conservative Christians Saturday evening that he would fight protect
Syrian army jets have carried out at least 25 airstrikes on Islamic State positions in the city of Palmyra, activists say. At least 26 people died in the bombardment on Friday, including 12 Isis militants,
Urbandale, Iowa (CNN) — Donald Trump on Saturday responded to a question from CNN about whether Muslims pose a danger to the country, saying: "I love the Muslims. I think they're great people." The Republican
In every way, Johnny is physically and biologically male. But, astonishingly he did not grow a penis until he hit puberty. He is one of many children who live in Salinas, an isolated village in the southwestern
Science & InnovationGermination The state of knowledge about antibiotic resistance gets a powerful update today with a new report from the think tank known as CDDEP—the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics
Near-misses are never quite as exciting as a direct hit that splatters all before it. Still, this week saw the second anniversary of an event that might have changed lives and, well, even wrecked Facebook's