State media say at least five people were killed when another, smaller earthquake struck an area of eastern Afghanistan that experienced a devastating quake earlier this week. The state-run Bakhtar News Agency said the quake shook Paktika’s Gayan District on Friday morning. The quake injured more than 11 people, according to initial reports. The region is already reeling from Wednesday’s magnitude 6 quake that killed 1,150 people and injured scores more, according to the latest figures carried in state media.
“His Name Is George Floyd” (Viking, $30), by Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa, considers the world of Floyd, his country, his history, and the politics and policies that shaped his family — and the family of his murderer, Derek Chauvin. It’s a feat of fresh reporting and vivid, contextual contemporary history.
The country has been rocked by recent health care scandals including a previous fire at the neonatal unit of a hospital in Linguere, northern Senegal where four babies died.
It just got a little easier to travel to our neighbors to the north. Canada is removing some of its requirements to enter the country.
Health care in the U.S. has a history that’s as far-reaching and complex as the country itself. To document how it as evolved over time, Sidec…
President Joe Biden on Thursday mourned 1 million American deaths from Covid-19, using the occasion to again urge Congress to pass additional …
Brittney Griner is easily the most prominent U.S. citizen known jailed by a foreign government. Yet the case against her remains shrouded in mystery.
Western nations have responded to Russia's invasion of Ukraine with a long list of sanctions intended to cripple the country's economy and eco…
Video game companies are halting their operations and sales in Russia amid outcry over the country's invasion of Ukraine.
President Zelensky makes an speech at the 2022 Grammy Awards where he urged viewers to fill their lives with music amid his country's ongoing Russian invasion.
The Duke of Cambridge has pledged his support to the people of the Commonwealth.
Prince William has discussed the prospect of more countries seeking to becoming republics.
Prince Charles joked he and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, are trying to cram in as many trips as possible "before senility totally overtakes" them.
The Duke of Cambridge has expressed his "profound sorrow" over slavery during a speech in Jamaica.
Ever since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Russian American businesses around the country have been suffering, boycotted and receiving hateful messages. However, those same small business owners are equally committed to helping Ukraine and stand against the war. Business owner Vlada von Shats, the co-owner of Russian Samovar restaurant, speaks movingly about her attempts to support her Ukrainian employees and stand against the war.