Last year Afghanistan saw the lowest number of civilian casualties since 2013 -- but targeted killings increased sharply in 2020, says a United Nations report released Tuesday.
A nearly year-long curfew for the COVID-19 pandemic, has compounded the dangers faced by women in abusive relationships.
Four law enforcement and security officers who were on duty during the Jan. 6 mob attack at the U.S. Capitol testified in Congress Tuesday and revealed a portrait of several failures that allowed the assault to occur.
The Atlanta Braves signed former Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb to a non-guaranteed Major League contract for the 2021 season.
Former NBA All-Star Pau Gasol is returning to Spain to play for Liga ACB and EuroLeague member FC Barcelona, it was announced Tuesday.
Indonesia's foreign minister is trying to build a regional coalition to resolve the crisis triggered by the coup.
President Joe Biden’s first bilateral meeting with Canada’s Justin Trudeau since taking office was high on policy, low on pomp and featured a very large swipe at Biden’s predecessor
Congress held a candlelight vigil and a moment of silence on Tuesday to memorialize and mark the passing of 500,000 Americans to the coronavirus pandemic.
UCLA has dismissed track and field and cross country runner Chris Weiland after a video and text message exchange surfaced on social media of him allegedly using racist and homophobic language.
The man considered by many to be the greatest golfer of all time has overcome many challenges in his career.
"US leadership has been sorely missed over the past years," the Canadian prime minister said.
A man who fled Syria is accused in Germany of being a "cog in the wheel" of a state torture machine.
BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat sits down for a Zoom chat with Matt Groening.