| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Afghanistan is teetering on the edge. A little-known bill just passed the upper house of its parliament that could help counter threats to the country's stability and future development, but only if the U.S. government works with Afghanistan to ensure...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:31 AM
“It’s worse in England” is a comment I find myself making fairly often, usually when a fellow American journalist complains about restrictions on the press imposed by the Obama administration or a federal court. But I’d make the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:11 PM
The Orlando Fringe Festival will return in May for its 24th year, but in the meantime a monthly series will keep the Fringe vibe flowing.
The "Fringe Year Round" series features some of the top acts from the most recent festival — as well as...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:31 PM
French politicians across the political divide on Monday denounced pro-Palestinian rioters who attacked a synagogue and Jewish-owned shops in a Paris suburb.
Hours after the Sunday night clashes between riot police and demonstrators angered at Israel'...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Lee Su-ha has been camped on the steps of South Korea’s parliament for more than a week. He has stopped eating and dropped 18 pounds. His hunger strike will continue, he says, until legislators authorize a special committee to investigate the...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The industry events program at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival kicks off on Sunday with the panel discussion titled "Conversation With Hollywood."
The event, which takes place in the Grandhotel Pupp, will look at how international filmmakers can...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko shook up his country's beleaguered defense forces Thursday with new appointments to head the Defense Ministry, the general staff and a military advisory office in his presidential administration.
| Jul 4, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Within months of the first shots of what was to become America's Revolutionary War, Maryland mustered troops to join the Continental Army and help newly appointed general George Washington drive the British from Boston. But the willingness to support...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Government forces made a major advance Saturday in a nearly three-month fight against pro-Russian militants, raising the national flag back over the town of Slovyansk in eastern Ukraine.
“Mr. President, the order to liberate Slovyansk has been...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The official selection of the LUX Prize, which was unveiled Sunday at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, is dominated by pics that focus on the challenges facing Europe's youth.
The pics short-listed for the prize, which is intended to showcase the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:21 PM
No matter how much fun you had over the Fourth of July holiday, Rob Gronkowski probably had more fun.
The New England Patriots star and self-proclaimed “fiesta” was spotted partying all around the city during the holiday weekend. Gronk...