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World Jul 13What Trump has to gain (and lose) in his meeting with Putin
President Donald Trump's strategy for his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin brings certain benefits but also risks, experts and officials said. Here’s what we're watching.
World Jul 10These drone projects are saving lives and protecting nature
Drones are now making hospital deliveries, monitoring coral reefs and finding landmines.
World Jul 09As Trump slams NATO, ambassador says Europeans are ‘stepping up’ on funding
Ahead of his meetings with leaders of NATO nations this week, President Donald Trump again blasted the other countries for not paying their share. But they are “stepping up,” even if they haven’t yet reached their target contribution to the…
World Jul 043 ways rescuers could free youth soccer team from Thailand cave
A youth soccer team and its coach spent a 12th day huddled in a damp cave Wednesday in northern Thailand as rescuers worked to come up with a plan to save them.
World Jul 02What does López Obrador’s win in Mexico mean for the U.S.?
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador resoundingly won Mexico’s presidential election on Sunday in an “Arrasa!” or “Sweep,” as newspaper front pages the next day proclaimed.
World Jun 29Meet the Syrian women educating refugee girls about early marriage
For many Syrian refugees, their troubles don’t end when they reach a safer destination. With little of their own resources, some refugee families marry off their girls to try to give them more financial security and a chance at a…
Politics Jun 26Trump’s travel ban upheld by Supreme Court, drawing heated reaction
The Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trump’s travel ban by a narrow 5-4 ruling on Tuesday, touching off fiery reactions on Capitol Hill and a jubilant response from the president.
World Jun 20‘It’s been such a long time since I’ve seen a flower’: Life in a Syrian refugee camp
Since Syria's civil war began, Jordan has taken in about 666,100 Syrian refugees. This is what life is like for some of them who live in the Azraq refugee camp.
World Jun 135 good news stories about the fight against HIV/AIDS
Here is a look at efforts that are exploring new treatments or trying to lift the stigma around HIV and AIDS.
World Jun 12Quiz: How well do you know World Cup 2018?
Russia is hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the global soccer spectacle that happens every four years. What do you know about this year’s contenders, noisemakers and mascot? Take our 10-question quiz to find out.