Syrian activists say government shelling and airstrikes have killed about 400 so far this month in the country’s largest city.
Human rights panel says Vatican allowed priests to sexually abuse children for decades.
United Nations hosted peace talks in Switzerland have nearly stalled.
U.S. official warns Syria is using stalling tactics to delay attempts to remove and destroy chemical stockpile.
The Oneida Indian leader from upstate New York who has become a high-profile critic of the Washington Redskins’ nickname has taken his case to the United Nations.
At the start of Syrian peace talks, Secretary of State Kerry promises Syria a future without Bashar Assad.
The United States will begin easing economic sanctions on Iran after it began shutting down its most sensitive nuclear work on Monday, the White House said.
Archbishop Silvano Tomasi tells U.N. panel “such crimes can never be justified”
Devyani Khobragade was accused of lying about how much she paid her housekeeper
Government and rebel forces are battling for a key oil producing region.