The House passed a ban after 20 weeks of pregnancy, a symbolic gift to conservatives that has zero chance of becoming law.
Protesters in Brazil have been accusing their government of using social funds to pay for the World Cup. Who is the event really benefiting?
The U.N.'s global fish price index has jumped 15 percent in May compared to a year ago.
Along with France's Total SA, China's state-owned oil giant CNPC will develop oil and gas in Tajkistan.
G-8 leaders agreed on Tuesday to adopt a broad common strategy in fighting worldwide tax avoidance by companies and individuals.
A critical issue raised by the U.S.'s surveillance programs concerns whether communications records are still private.
Which types of U.S. investors will gain when the Federal Reserve eventually tapers -- i.e., decreases -- its quantitative easing program?
Police raided houses across Turkey on Tuesday, arresting people suspected of violence against the police, officials said.