Mr. Ban had been considered the only major prospective conservative contender in the possible presidential election since the South Korean Parliament impeached President Park Geun-hye amid a massive corruption scandal last December.
The Trump administration might be inclined to punish Iran after it tested a ballistic missile. That could spell trouble for the 2015 nuclear deal.
The US should retaliate more strongly against Russia for its digital attacks on American political organizations, more than three-quarters of Passcode’s Influencers said.
In his new book about medical privacy, Adam Tanner argues patients are in the dark about a multibillion dollar industry that profits from their medical records.
An all-women, all-Dalit team works for Khabar Lahariya (News Wave), a regional-language weekly that reports from disadvantaged areas that do not generally make the news.
The Austrian burqa ban plan comes just a month after the German government made a similar call.
After 32 years of isolation, Morocco has been readmitted into the African Union, which it withdrew from in 1984 over the status of Western Sahara.
A surge in fighting in eastern Ukraine over recent days has led to the highest death toll in weeks.
Trump's planned visit to Britain puts Queen Elizabeth in an awkward position, as normally she does not meet with heads of state so early in their tenure.
Polish historians say they have compiled the most complete list of Nazi SS commanders and guards at Auschwitz, with the aim of bringing justice.
Benoît Hamon, who rose from political obscurity on a guaranteed basic income proposal, will be the Socialist Party candidate in France's upcoming presidential election.
Clare Mangin says it would be 'awesome' to simply make one girl happy by giving her a prom dress. Clare's enthusiasm and attention to detail have impressed the school employee she's partnered with.
Substantive progress is already being made in implementing the accords, but if the United States dials back its assistance, that trend could diminish, even reverse. It is in the interests of both countries not to let that happen.
A suspect is in custody for the Sunday attack, which left six worshippers dead. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau described the shooting as 'a terrorist attack on Muslims,' although police have not provided a possible motive.