Ban Ki-moon

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during the political forum "Copenhagen Energy Security Dialogue" on Nov. 2, 2014 in Copenhagen. (credit: Niels Ahlmann Olesen/AFP/Getty Images)

United Nations Panel: Climate Change Could Alter Male-Female Ratio

Climate change is happening, it’s almost entirely man’s fault and limiting its impacts may require reducing greenhouse gas emissions to zero this century, the U.N.’s panel on climate science said Sunday.

11/03/2014

In this handout provided by the Israeli Government Press Office, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz, left, visit a tactical headquarters of the IDF in southern Israel near the border with Gaza on July 21, 2014 in near Beersheba, Israel. (credit: Kobi Gideon/GPO via Getty Images)

Netanyahu: Some In West Say They Support Israel’s Right To Defend Itself As Long As We ‘Don’t Exercise That Right’

Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief in strikes across the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state launched a high-level effort to end two weeks of deadly fighting.

07/22/2014

The Obama administration estimates that 100 to 150 people have died from chemical weapons attacks in Syria. (Photo credit  JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

Ambassador: U.N. Being Held ‘Hostage’ By Russia On Syria

U.S. United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power, an advocate for humanitarian intervention, is trying to convince Security Council members about the need for a U.S. strike against Syria at the U.N. Headquarters.

09/06/2013

A picture shows damaged houses on the road leading to the village of Ghassaniyeh in the countryside of the rebel city of Qusayr on May 11, 2013. (credit: JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)

UN: Mounting Reports Of Chemical Weapons Use In Syria

The U.N.’s top Mideast envoy says there are mounting reports of chemical weapons use in Syria.

05/22/2013

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