Anarchy in CAR is not over, whatever the interim president is saying. Might the UN take charge?
Eight Republicans joined Democrats to vote for an end to the 1993 'don't ask, don't tell' law banning gay troops from serving openly. Proponents compare it to ending racial segregation in the military.
With the World Cup final match between Netherlands and Spain tonight, South Africa confounds skeptics who predicted high crime rates and inept management of the World's largest sports event.
Public-health efforts and increasing urbanization have overwhelmed any effects that global warming has had on malaria, according to a new analysis.
Craters may hold evidence of Earth's history, and frozen ices at their floors could be valuable resources for lunar explorers.