U.S. researchers warn that an ultra-nationalist Buddhist group known as Ma Ba Tha is an influential force in newly democratic Myanmar despite its failure to sway national elections
North Korea says its upcoming rocket launch is purely scientific, but some outside officials, including those from China, don't see it that way.
The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says laws and policies that restrict access to birth control services must be repealed amid the explosive outbreak of the Zika virus
An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Brazil says it is sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an announcement that followed criticism over the country's hoarding of disease data and biological material
The Portuguese government says it has agreed to buy back 50 percent of the country's carrier TAP Air Portugal for 1.9 million euros ($2.1 million)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says giving refuge to Iraqis and Syrians is part of her country's effort to counter the Islamic State group
This week's shooting of two New York City police officers in a public housing stairwell has become an issue in another officer's manslaughter trial
A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
The Vatican showed "Spotlight," contender for best picture, Thursday to launch a three-day meeting on combating sex abuse in the Catholic Church.