UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura stood amid the ruins of Homs, Syria, this week, saying it is time for a new approach. He's pushing for a local truce between the regime and rebels.
Nov. 11 is the day the guns fell silent at the end of World War I. Across Europe, ceremonies commemorated those who died in wars. And at the Tower of London, a memorial art project that has attracted worldwide attention reached its apex.
Over time the "ideal" woman's body seems to have gone from heroin-chic to healthy-and-fit. Women's magazines now advertise ways to be strong and sexy.
Tens of thousands of people will be on the National Mall Tuesday night for a Veterans Day event called "The Concert for Valor."
The Internal Revenue Service has warned of tax season chaos if Congress fails to pass a series of breaks by the end of November.
With every new Congress, power ebbs and flows for certain states. Some, like Michigan, will see a significant loss of congressional clout. Other states, like Texas, could see a surge of power.
Vimeo's first foray into original web TV follows a nameless pot delivery dude who engages in oddly intimate business transactions.
The Common Core State Standards have led to big changes in the way many teachers approach reading instruction.
The federal government is shutting down cod fishing in the Gulf of Maine for the next six months. But fishermen, who now face an uncertain future, dispute the government's cod counts.
While The Endless River may not satisfy song-hungry fans, it does make clear the group's knack for lush textural explorations.
Researchers admit their estimates that the comet was "potato-shape" were way off. Luck may now be the deciding factor in the attempt for a soft landing early Wednesday.
Alaska's wrestling tournament for small schools will be held next month — but not at Anchorage Christian Schools. A complaint about an introductory prayer led to a request to stop the practice.
On her new album, Ices, the California singer-songwriter looks around the globe for inspiration.
The effort to put a flag on every veteran's grave was started by Paul Monti, after his son Jared was killed in Afghanistan in 2006.