Americans elect their first black president and deal a blow to an era of Republican ascendancy.
Maturing rockers doing what they know best, a rootsy songster with an audible ache, a British trio adding guitar, and more.
In a move to avoid a second deadly battle in a Palestinian refugee camp, some groups have taken a rare step away from Islamist militancy.
The American military is handing over control of projects in the troubled province ahead of a US-Iraqi security pact that could reduce the US footprint next year.
This election is not about major policies. It's about hope.
A journalist reflects on her stint in Iraq.