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Israel is a small country with an extremely diverse population. NPR's Emily Harris spoke to five very different Israelis about their hopes for the election and the kind of country they want to see.
Passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco in 2013 have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline, attorneys for the passengers and airline said.
The Peace Corp will recruit about 650 additional volunteers to focus on girls' education around the world. The expansion is part of Michelle Obama's larger plan.
Birth tourism has been reported from a range of countries, but authorities say the most recent cases in California have catered to wealthy Chinese.
"The greatest danger facing our world is the marriage of militant Islam with nuclear weapons," the Israeli prime minister said in remarks before a packed House chamber.
The vote is a victory for President Obama as Republicans had wanted to strip funding for the president's executive actions on immigration from the bill.
The plea agreement — which carries a possible sentence of up to a year in prison — represents a stunning fall for the retired four-star Army general.
The Secretary of State said the Israeli prime minister is welcome to speak in the U.S. and that the White House does not want to see his address to Congress become "a political football."
The latest avalanches, in the Panjshir Valley north of the capital, Kabul, have cut off villages in the area for almost a week.
Anti-fracking activists say they're being targeted by law enforcement agencies that work with the oil and gas industries to monitor threats to infrastructure.
The planned reopening was moved up following the release of a video showing self-declared Islamic State extremists destroying priceless ancient artifacts in the Mosul museum.
There are two narratives about Mohammed Emwazi's past that attempt to explain how he went from a well-to-do background to being internationally notorious.
The president interviews 18-year-old, Noah McQueen, who's participating in a White House mentoring program for young men of color. "It's hard to always make the right decision," McQueen tells Obama.
Television footage showed a large, white llama and a smaller, black llama darting through the streets of Sun City during the lunch hour. The spectacle exploded on social media.
Kathmandu is ranked number one for the risk a major earthquake poses to its residents. The "Earthquake Lady" tries to ensure that everyone is prepared.