September 29, 2017

US orders withdrawal of personnel from Cuban embassy after ‘specific attacks’

iStock/Thinkstock(HAVANA) — The U.S. has ordered the departure of all nonessential personnel and all family members from the American embassy in Cuba, which will reduce the […]
September 29, 2017

Women in Saudi Arabia got the right to drive, but they still can’t do these things

Reem Baeshen/AFP/Getty Images(RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) — The announcement that Saudi Arabia will finally allow women to drive has been hailed as a watershed moment for gender […]
September 29, 2017

Outgoing US ambassador to Moscow calls for ‘cooperation on common interests’

MarianVejcik/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The United States’ outgoing ambassador to Moscow left Russia on Thursday after completing his posting, using the occasion to underline the Trump administration’s […]
September 29, 2017

US Navy rescues two civilians from downed aircraft in Caribbean

peterfz30/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A U.S. Navy helicopter on Thursday rescued two civilians whose private aircraft crashed into the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Dominica.The two […]