The nation is the world's third-largest arms exporter, and many weapons go to countries with questionable human rights records. Sigmar Gabriel wants to change that — but not all Germans are on board.
Nobody looks forward to sitting in the waiting room. So some hospitals are trying to improve customer satisfaction by offering online appointments. The pitch: "Wait for the ER from home."
Robert Peace, a 30-year-old African-American, was a Yale University graduate and an almost straight-A student in molecular biophysics and biochemistry. He also dealt marijuana.
The Pentagon said it had used fighter, bomber and Tomahawk missiles during the mission launched on Monday.
The man was captured just hours after the Islamic State called on its followers to launch attacks against French citizens.
The influential songwriter and outlaw-country innovator performs new songs and old favorites.
The Treasury said corporations were increasingly moving their parent companies overseas to dodge U.S. taxes. The Treasury said the practice erodes the tax base.
The president got approval for his plan to train and equip Syrian opposition fighters. But lawmakers didn't approve funds to pay for it or the broader air campaign. So where will the money come from?
What does it take to get chickens off antibiotics? According to Perdue Farms, an added dose of the "good bacteria" known as probiotics can help crowd out the harmful microbes that make a chicken sick.
Former Mexican President Felipe Calderon lead a group to encourage heads of state to propel climate change. He discusses the obstacles that block aggressive efforts to curb climate change.
Women, who make up 45 percent of the NFL's fan base, are critical the league's handling of domestic abuse scandals. But some will still support their team and express sympathy for the players.
Turkey recently secured the release of 49 ISIS hostages. John Kerry said that Ankara had not committed to the coalition against ISIS because they first needed to deal with that hostage situation.
In his episodic memoir, Will Boast meets the siblings he never knew while navigating family deaths and secrets. Critic Ellah Allfrey finds Epilogue conceptually ambitious, but lacking in execution.
When she was 17, Christina Quintanilla miscarried her 7-month-old fetus. After an anonymous hospital worker accused her of having an abortion, she faced up to 50 years in prison.
A break in the protests allows a look at complaints, and at a moving story that still reverberates.
A peace march in central Moscow on Sunday drew more than 25,000 protesters, objecting to the Russian government's actions in Ukraine.
Omar J. Gonzales, 42, jumped a fence and made it past the White House's North Portico doors before being apprehended by the Secret Service.
India's Mars Orbiter Mission is set to reach Mars on Wednesday. Julie McCarthy reports on how a country that can barely afford to feed its people justifies a space program.
Business and corporate leaders are starting to take climate risk seriously enough to put money on the table to do something about it.
Music critic Will Hermes reviews the latest album from Perfume Genius, Too Bright.