In previous decades the mothers and fathers of addicts advocated for punishing addicts harshly, but a new generation of parent-activists has embraced a gentler approach.
Malian commanders have been carrying out an operation to free more than 100 hostages who were trapped in a luxury hotel in the capital city Bamako.
This morning, Donald Trump calls for special ID cards for American Muslims, the nation's biggest insurer could pull out of Obamacare, New Zealand votes on a new national flag, and more.
Lawmakers—including nearly 50 Democrats—easily passed a bill that would effectively stall Obama's plans to accept 10,000 new refugees from the war-torn country.
The things that come out of Trump's mouth shouldn't surprise us anymore. And yet somehow, he manages to find a way.
In between chatting about boring things like international trade and climate change at this week's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in the Philippines, the president got pretty cozy with "APEC hottie" Justin Trudeau.
"Every society faces a choice between fear and resolve," she said. "The time for delay is over. We should get this done."
EDES (short for "Evil Duck Eat Sperm") says he's mocking homophobes through the power of paint.
We talked to Varyan Khan, the editorial director of the Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium, about what effect the airstrikes are having and if we can ever really know what's going on over there.
A chartered flight delivered them from Christmas Island to Auckland. Their identities have not been revealed.
The onetime sandwich mascot admitted to being attracted to children as young as eight.
If your home sinks, so should your expectations of help.
French police have killed the suspected mastermind behind last Friday's Paris terror attacks, the city's prosecutor said in a statement today.
This morning, New York City's mayor dismisses an Islamic State video suggesting Times Square could be a terrorist target as "nothing new," chemical spray is used against protesters in Minneapolis, Pussy Riot perform at Banksy's Dismaland, and more
Can you #GamerGate a nonprofit? One San Francisco pro-development group intends to find out.
A combination of poverty and loyalty keep families in these hidden slums along the US-Mexico border, often for generations.
The 24-year-old accused could face charges including uttering threats and public incitement of hatred. Police, who said the gun the man was waving was a fake, said he could also be charged with perpetrating a "hoax regarding terrorist activity."
Conservatives are already pushing to fast-track a bill that Edward Snowden has called "the most intrusive and least accountable surveillance regime in the West."
"Those who did this say they are Muslims—they are not. No religion teaches terrorism."
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This morning, Congress wants to impose stricter background checks on refugees, a bomb blast in Nigeria has killed at least 30 people, the Dalai Lama says praying won't stop terrorism, and more.
Paris is deeply associated with love, but after the horrific attacks of last week, which left 129 people dead, too many are trying to use the city to fill us with hate.
Profound idiocy gave way to the genuinely profound. But then it was straight back to the idiocy.
He was polling at less than one percent.