Losing Their Clothes, Finding Themselves

A new book and multimedia platform encourage women to shed their hangups about societal norms of beauty.

Australian indigenous leaders meet for historic summit

Hundreds of delegates gather at Uluru to discuss formally recognising Australia’s first inhabitants.

Trump’s Policies May Cost The U.S. $1.3 Billion, And That’s Just In Travel

The U.S. will likely miss out on more than $1.3 billion in travel-related expenditures this year, in part due to the Trump administration?s policies, one international business travel group predicts. A loss in that range could mean thousands of lost jobs, and some other analysts project the overall monetary losses will be much higher. Political events […]

W.H.O. Elects Ethiopia’s Tedros as First Director General From Africa

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia was chosen after two rounds of voting in a closed session of world health ministers.

News Roundup for May 23, 2017

News gives the blues. 1. Three more lawsuits alleging racial discrimination and sexual harassment have been brought against Fox News. Nobody is surprised. More here. 2. An explosion in Manchester last night killed 22 and injured 59 people. Children are among the dead and ISIS are once again first in line to claim responsibility. More […]

Live Briefing: Former C.I.A. Chief Tells of Concern Over Possible Russia Ties to Trump Campaign

Several current and former officials were testifying before lawmakers on Tuesday, and even those who were not there to talk about Russia will probably be asked about it.

Roger Moore, Who Played James Bond Seven Times, Dies

Mr. Moore?s family announced his death in a statement on Twitter.

What’s The Senate To Do With The House Health Care Legislation?

The party in power often overreaches. House Republicans did just that when they voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with a flawed alternative that threatens the health coverage of millions of Americans. The Republicans? replacement would make insurance more expensive for most seniors, limit federal assistance to those middle-income families who […]

Trump ‘to do everything’ for Middle East peace

The US president spoke of his hope for the region after meeting Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas.