US Vice President Mike Pence told leaders of Southeast Asian nations on Thursday there is no place for "empire and aggression" in the Indo-Pacific region, a comment seen as a reference to China's rise. Pence did not mention China in his remarks ...

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That, to many, is what lies at the root of the discontent with England and with the stadium that had come to be seen as its avatar. Results were, for a long time, poor; major tournaments ended in disappointment. T he sight of so many empty seats ...

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Quito, Ecuador - More than 1,500 indigenous protesters had a clear message as they march through Ecuador's capital Quito on Wednesday: Stop mining on, or near, indigenous territory. "We need to fight together," said Alexandra, a Kichwa indigenou ...

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On Tuesday evening, when Michelle Obama appeared on stage at the United Center in Chicago for the beginning of her 10-city, 11-stadium rock concert — oops, sorry, book tour, in an off-the-shoulder white sequined shirt that echoed the shirt in he ...

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(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good morning. A win for Britain’s prime minister, an inside look at Facebook’s obfuscation and the word of the year.Here’s the latest:• Brexit deal clears a hurdle.Prime Minister Theresa M ...

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The blocks of “executive time” on President Donald Trump’s daily schedule have been well known for a long time. But Newsweek wrote about another part of his schedule that has been mentioned but has received much less attention: “policy time.” It ...

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Sigrid Nunez won the National Book Award for fiction on Wednesday night for her novel “The Friend,” which centers on a lonely writer who takes comfort after her friend commits suicide in caring for his Great Dane.A sometimes acerbic meditation o ...

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There is growing confusion over whether the planned forced repatriation of Rohingya Muslims back to Myanmar will begin on Thursday as planned. Bangladesh began preparations to send back an initial group of Rohingya to Myanmar in line with a bila ...

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WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Riverdale season three episode five, ‘The Great Escape’.Jughead Jones (played by Cole Sprouse) is beginning to lose himself after desperately pursuing the Griffins and Gargoyle mystery following the d ...

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With Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives, Trevor Noah noted on Wednesday’s “Daily Show” that they were ready to investigate President Donald Trump on a slew of matters. And Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is warning ...

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