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Countries around the world have made it easier to get an abortion legally, but policies in many parts of the United States are making it harder.
Australia vowed to protect its Indigenous communities from covid. But in Wilcannia, 10 percent of the town was infected in two weeks.
After Sunday's election, the parliamentary jockeying and horse-trading is just getting started.
A volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma has been erupting for more than a week.
Though the object thrown at Macron did not crack, journalists later saw a broken egg on the floor.
The election of Franziska Giffey comes as Germany’s first female chancellor, Angela Merkel, prepares to step down.
Emergency services workers searched through dust and rubble for people who might have become trapped in the debris.
While millions from Europe and China welcomed the new U.S. rules, for Russia they are a different story.
U.S. citizen Virgil Griffith entered into a plea agreement in Manhattan on Monday.
The Brazilian right has wielded the Stars and Stripes as a cudgel to convey a don’t-tread-on-me ethos.
The foreign minister of Belarus is accusing Western nations of carrying out “a large-scale hybrid war” against the country because it failed to change the government in elections last year
Delegates from Venezuela’s government and opposition have held more talks in Mexico City after a delay that saw the government’s side arrive a day later than scheduled due to an apparent unhappiness with mediator Norway
The new policy prompted concern among some women about the prospect of reduced access to the procedure.
Commentators demanded answers after officials freed Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor following Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou’s deal with U.S. officials.
The Social Democrats’ Olaf Scholz said Monday that he has a mandate to form the next government.
Turkmenistan has marked the 30th anniversary of its independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union with a military parade that involved thousands of people
British police have charged a 36-year-old man with the murder of Sabina Nessa, a schoolteacher killed as she walked to meet a friend in London
The Taliban have banned barbershops in a southern Afghanistan province from shaving or trimming beards, claiming their edict is in line with Shariah, or Islamic, law
The island nation briefly celebrated a result that, if not for a late recount, would have made it the first country in Europe to have more women than men in parliament.
The 63-year-old Scholz is sometimes lampooned for his dry public persona, but he also wins praise as a steady hand.
Germany is embarking on coalition talks that will likely produce an odd political alliance. In many parts of the world, such marriages of convenience are a standard feature of electoral politics.
Increasingly restrictive migration policies, and a belief that the United States has grown more welcoming under President Biden, have led Haitians to abandon a country they once saw as a land of opportunity.
Merkel’s Christian Democrats slumped. The Social Democrats rose. That leaves both close and looking for coalition partners.
In a post-Brexit reversal, the government said the emergency work visas would be available for more than 10,000 foreigners.
With the 67-year-old chancellor deciding not to run for reelection, the election is the first in Germany’s postwar history in which an incumbent isn’t in the mix.