Top-seeded Novak Djokovic won his Open Era-record fifth Australian Open title Sunday, beating sixth-seeded Andy Murray in the final.
After paying bribes and enduring long delays while pursuing resolution in Afghanistan’s government courts, a growing number of citizens are turning to an informal justice system that includes tribal elders and the Taliban insurgents.
A video showed the beheading of a journalist, Kenji Goto, killed a week after ISIS announced the killing of another Japanese hostage.
After the apparent death of the journalist Kenji Goto, the public has remained supportive of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s stand against Mr. Goto’s kidnappers.
A Jordanian pilot captured by the Islamic State is a member of a politically influential tribe, part of a crucial base of tribal support for the king.
The rally was much milder than the “Occupy” protests that ended in mid-December, and fell well short of the 50,000 participants that organizers had promised.
Dozens of soldiers on each side have been killed and the countries are perilously close to open war.
Every downturn is a little bit different, and every downturn falls unevenly — even within the oil industry, as Louisiana’s complicated place in the current price collapse shows.
Despite an election season that has seen little mention of defense and foreign policy issues, more than 60 percent of Britons surveyed believed the nation should remain a “great power.”
Inmates at the Maricopa County Jail in Arizona will be allowed to watch the Super Bowl on television, but Sheriff Joe Arpaio still has strict rules.
The Seahawks should be able to put points on the board, which may not be true for Tom Brady and the New England offense, unless the Patriots commit to running the ball and succeed.
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The whimsical tearjerker that rode a crescendo of buzz after screening in Park City last week claimed top prizes at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival awards on Saturday night.
The rebel government has lifted a ban on private coal mining, a widespread practice in the financially struggling region.
Less than a month after 17 people were killed in terror attacks on France, the government is assuring travelers that the City of Light is safe.
Rangers and Celtic will end a three-year hiatus when they meet in the semifinals of Scotland’s League Cup.
The Risky Business Project’s well-known business and policy leaders hope its research will persuade companies to prepare for, and help mitigate, climate change.
Companies from Uber to Airbnb are rating their customers on degrees of promptness and politeness, but who owns the data that details good and bad behavior?