In Whitley County, Kentucky, the uninsured rate declined 60 percent under Obamacare. So why did 82 percent of voters there support Donald Trump? CORBIN, Kentucky — Kathy Oller is so committed to her job
GAZA (Reuters) - Only about 1,200 Christians remain in Gaza — only a tiny fraction of the population in a territory run by Hamas Islamists — but artist Naser Jeldha is doing what he can to preserve its
World BERLIN — Germany urged Israel in unusually strong language on Wednesday to scrap legislation that would legalize Israeli settlement homes built on private Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank,
By Carol Morello Carol Morello National reporter focusing on foreign policy and State Department Email Bio Follow Jared Kushner, who may become a Middle East peace envoy in his father-in-law’s administration,
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel’s parliament gave initial approval on Monday to a revised bill that would legalize Israeli settlement homes built on private Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank. An
The far-right group stokes hatred and incites followers to violence against Palestinians, say analysts Jerusalem - Four youths in black T-shirts, bearing a distinctive yellow-flame insignia, approached
John Pilger lays bare the historical horrors of the US military in the Pacific, exposing the paranoia and pre-emptive aggression of its semi-secret bases The title of John Pilger’s new film reminded me
The consultancy's Criminality Index focuses on countries where there is a widespread prevalence of drug trafficking, kidnapping, extortion, robbery, and other activities that involve or lead to violence.
Israeli buses remove Arabic-language announcements in southern city of Beersheba after pressure from Jewish residents. Palestinian citizens of Israel have criticised an Israeli bus company's decision remove
Two Muslim families hold the keys to the doors of Jerusalem's holiest church in order to keep the peace between three feuding Christian denominations. On a recent Sunday morning, Adeeb Jawad Joudeh Al
(Getty/Chip Somodevilla) The U.S. won’t take the charge at saving the planet. So who will? Kenneth Shockley • Idil Boran November 27, 2016 10:01am (UTC) This article was originally published on The Conversation.
He presided over dramatic improvements in health and other human-development indicators in Cuba, but crushed dissent and repressed human rights. Fidel Castro, whose death was announced Saturday, outlasted
Fidel Castro, Cuba’s former president and leader of the Communist revolution, has died aged 90, state TV has announced. Here are some of his more notable quotes. "Condemn me. It does not matter. History
Soon after the election, I was one of those arguing that Republican electors should vote for someone other than Donald Trump when the electoral college convenes on December 19. My contention was simply
President-elect Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan agree that repealing the Affordable Care Act and replacing it with some other health insurance system is a top priority. But they disagree on whether