Lubna Hussein was released Thursday from jail, where she had conducted an unorthodox journalism assignment – interviewing her fellow prisoners.
As the US speeds the transfer of detainees in its custody, many appear headed into a notoriously violent system. Inmates at Abu Ghraib rioted Thursday and Friday.
Already, there are small signs that common ground is being found regarding the use of violence, no matter where it’s directed.
A new Treasury Department study reports that most Americans don't have health insurance at some point in a 10-year span.
Advocates want the ICC to help build a stronger international justice system. Will the Obama administration join the ICC?
The former president will likely appeal the decision in what local media have dubbed the trial of the century.
The sale of GM's European unit to a Canadian-Russian consortium could help diversify Russia's energy-focused economy.
Damage sustained in the massive August attack on the Foreign Ministry adds to the museum's challenges. Iraqi officials say a number of key archaeological sites also need urgent international aid for repairs.