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Nigeria: At least 30 people killed in attack

At least 30 people were killed and more than 80 others injured in a triple suicide attack Tuesday in the town of Mandarari, in Nigeria’s Borno State, according to civilian vigilantes fighting Boko Haram Islamists in the area.

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Death toll mounts in Sierra Leone mudslides

Sierra Leone is facing significant health challenges after this week’s devastating mudslides claimed nearly 500 lives, a government official said, with the number of dead expected to rise.

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Holocaust survivor: This is not the America I came to

It’s easy to say, “never forget,” to assume the world has learned its lesson. But unless we move beyond simply remembering, and take an active part, it won’t be enough, says Sonia K., who survived the Holocaust.

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Boston rally touting free speech: Live updates

A planned rally touting free speech on Boston Common has sparked concerns of possible violence after last weekend’s Charlottesville protests and counterprotests.

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Man charged in shooting death of Florida police officer

A 46-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a police officer in the central Florida city of Kissimmee, Police Chief Jeff O’Dell said.

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Often missing in the health care debate: Women’s voices

Not only do many women depend on insurance coverage for maternity care and contraception, it commonly falls to them to plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet as leaders in Washington discuss the future of American health care, women have not always been allowed in the room. American health care, women were not always allowed in the ...

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I lived through the Barcelona terror attacks

I now realize there are ways private citizens can help each other remain in control and useful during and after terrorist attacks, Enrica Sighinolfi writes

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