After a year caught in a downward spiral, the disgraced lawyer Michael Avenatti—who achieved fame representing the porn star Stormy Daniels—spent the past two weeks in solitary confinement, in a cell once occupied by the Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzman.
Despite the approval voiced in Washington, the US administration's Israeli-Palestinian peace deal will most likely only raise tensions.
The social entrepreneur Anushka Ratnayake has managed to lower prices for servicing smallholder farmers in remote areas through the innovative use of SMS and mobile phone technology.
A Netflix satire that has outraged conservative politicians and clergy in Brazil by portraying Jesus as a gay man.
In response to the rising number of deaths from attacks by armed groups in the Sahel region of West Africa, France hosts a summit of regional leaders to plot a path forward.
The country could become a key player in any resulting conflict.
It's necessary to acknowledge the importance of human trafficking to the economy of northern Niger.
As power-starved Ethiopia strives to finish the largest hydropower plant in Africa, tensions with downstream neighbors are rising.
The Iranian general's assassination only cements his legacy as a counter to US power.