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New York Times – How fitting is it that President Trump’s first Oval Office address, which he requested be televised live in prime time by...

Deutsche Welle – At a ceremony at Berlin’s Gropius Bau museum on Tuesday, German Culture Minister Monika Grütters officially returned the painting “Portrait de jeune...

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Global News – A small group of people, some in masks, gathered outside a downtown Kingston bank to protest the arrest of demonstrators fighting the...

Voice of America – The U.S. cancer death rate has hit a milestone: It’s been falling for at least 25 years, according to a new...

The Guardian – Jim Yong Kim abruptly announced Monday that he will be stepping down as head of the World Bank by February 1, sending...

Reuters – President Donald Trump would almost certainly face a legal challenge if he carries out his threat to get funding for a U.S.-Mexico border...

Los Angeles Times – It was a mix of business as usual and overwhelming sea change at the 76th Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, where...

I never sought to hide, much less to cover up, these horrible facts,” said Cardinal Philippe Barbarin, Archbishop of Lyon and Primate of the Gauls, on...

New Yorker –The Prime Minister of Hungary, who thrives on conflict, has consolidated power in his own country. Now he is turning his attention to the...

ReliefWeb – The snowstorm “Norma” is battering North Eastern Lebanon with heavy snow, rain and strong winds affecting nearly 250,000 refugees. Hundreds of refugee camps...

The Diplomat – Almost immediately after taking office in a challenging time of tensions with North Korea in 2017, President Moon Jae-in set out one...

Futurity – Among other factors, the researchers found that higher drug prices, higher salaries for doctors and nurses, higher hospital administration costs, and higher prices...

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The Daily Beast – Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Monday morning announced the formation of a presidential exploratory committee, taking a major step toward what...

BBC – An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family at the weekend has left Bangkok airport “under the care” of the UN refugee agency,...

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National Post – A near-drowning had left the woman in a persistent vegetative state for nearly a decade. Awake but immobile, and apparently unaware, her...

Huff Post – Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe apologized to survivors of the ’60s Scoop Monday for failing them and leaving them “caught between two worlds.”...

On the second floor of the Swedish parliament is a small “women’s room”. It is not much more than a glorified corridor decorated with the...