by Hayes Brown Posted on August 21, 2014 Updated: August 21, 2014
More than 50 million people are in need of help. Here's a look at the four biggest crises.
by Annie Malknecht Posted on August 18, 2014
In the fight against crushing poverty, many are focusing on how far some countries are from the goal. Instead, here's how far some have come.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 18, 2014
Obama will be returning to the head of the Security Council's table next month to lead a session on the threat of foreign fighters joining terrorist groups.
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by Hayes Brown Posted on August 13, 2014
As the world rushes to support civilians in Iraq, Libya's parliament voted to request similar help.
by Hayes Brown, Shannon Greenwood Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 12, 2014
According to her resume, she's a world-class lawyer. According to headlines, she's "George Clooney's fiancee."
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 6, 2014
The Paris talks will be the 21st gathering of nations under the UNFCCC, with the goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions enough to hold any rise in global temperatures under 2°C.
by Will Freeman Posted on July 30, 2014
The last time Russia sent peacekeepers to intervene in a conflict, they never left.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 30, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014
Watch the emotional moment.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 30, 2014 Updated: July 30, 2014
"Children killed in their sleep; this is an affront to all of us, a source of universal shame. Today the world stands disgraced."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 25, 2014
The United Nations is telling at least two countries they need to change their current laws.