GAZIANTEP, Turkey — The Islamic State’s vaunted exercise in state-building appears to be crumbling as living conditions deteriorate across the territories under its control, exposing the shortcomings of a group that devotes most of its energies to fighting battles and enforcing strict rules.
A Missouri company is recalling packaged caramel apples that may be linked to a listeria outbreak that has hospitalized 29 people and killed at least three in 10 states.
Former TV talk-show host Montel Williams was on CNN the other day discussing the Senate torture report and ...
“The Good Lie” (PG-13, 110 minutes, Warner): The video cover prominently features Reese Witherspoon’s smiling face, but this isn’t just another uplifting tale of a white woman coming to the aid of desperately needy people of color — in this case, south Sudanese refugees escaping genocide and…
Memo to the lady with the hot pink luggage tag: The six cans of Libby's pumpkin pie filling that you carefully knotted in that plastic supermarket bag for your flight to Australia are not going to explode.
At 7, younger child won't understand your relationship with older child.
Many rounds of meaningful international agreement will make it a success.
Congress should purge this provision of the tax code next year.
Don't assume you have marriage of honesty and fidelity unless and until you get evidence otherwise.
Here’s a procrastinator’s guide to making sure Santa’s sleigh is brimming with packages.
On average they now underestimate the value by 1.6 percent, study says.
Pakistan's leaders should take steps still needed to effectively defend the country.
The holiday season is the most wonderful time of the year for moviegoers.
Political leaders have improved odds for getting away with tax evasion.
Washington leaders should move quickly to allow military action against Islamic State.
This latest approach to managing the disease uses big data and algorithms.
Clearing up misconceptions about the company, its drivers and its customers.
Church report shows how congressional revelations did not damage American foreign policy.
It is time, once again, to celebrate the holidays with our friends and loved ones. And co-workers.
How do you make a small space feel like home for the holidays? When traditional décor is out of the question (in other words, if your apartment hardly holds your luggage, let alone a Colorado blue spruce), designers suggest embracing kitschy décor in the interest of keeping things festive, p…
Keep things logical and low drama.
Democrats who approved of enhanced interrogation now construct an elaborate fantasy world.
Properly placed concern here would be for fromer boyfriends conflict-avoidance.
Ashton Carter and congressional committee leaders appear willing to tackle labyrinthine budget.
Still, Republican members continue to fume, shutdown is off the table.
You can stay true to your convictions without coming off as the bad guy.
How long should you stick around waiting for a different answer?
Transportation security officers have master keys for TSA-approved baggage locks.
Most of the security checks of bags are done by machines as baggage moves along conveyor belts.
Transportation Security Officer Traylyn Redman checks a golf case at BWI. It contained photographic equipment.
Controversial, divisive, sometimes disturbing methods may have shifted the American political debate.
Fifteen-Layer Potato Gratin is preparation-intensive recipe, but worth every thin slice.
Thanksgiving, a holiday largely dedicated to thinking about others, should not be a time of self-centered stewing. But for several years now, I’ve sat around the family’s dinner table, loaded with dish after dish of sweet and savory pleasures, and obsessed only about the sorry state of my po…
State and municipal governments have resorted to nickel-and-diming their constituents.
Haleh Esfandiari, center, arrives at Dulles International Airport in September 2007 after her release from Evin Prison in Tehran.
Be yourselves without explaining yourselves.
Obama's executive order is a confession of democratic failure.
Mayors, governors are reaching across party lines, partnering with the private sector.
Having lived through Great Recession, they may eventually be more financially cautious.
Remove your children from presence of alcoholic (even functional) mother.
Ohio's governor is pleasingly difficult to locate on an ideological map.
Preventing these deaths means expanding access to care, eliminating stigma.
Defensive roommate might be struggling with perfection.
BAGHDAD — U.S. warplanes launched airstrikes on what U.S. officials said was a gathering of Islamic State commanders near the militant-held city of Mosul on Friday, in one of the most prominent assaults on the Islamist group’s leadership since the air war started here in August.
Obama should look to Nixon and Kissinger moves, create stronger strategy.
His guiding political principle was not human freedom but human dignity.
Tearing down some misconceptions about this relic of the Cold War.
There's more to relationship woes than some extra weight.