How the U.S. military is supporting Iraq against ISIS
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How the U.S. military is supporting Iraq against ISIS

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced Monday that the U.S. will be sending 217 more…

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Front-runners hope for big gains in pivotal New York contest
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Front-runners hope for big gains in pivotal New York contest

With Tuesday’s pivotal New York primary looming, front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton hoped for…

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PBS NewsHour full episode April 18, 2016
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PBS NewsHour full episode April 18, 2016

Monday on the NewsHour, Ecuador continues to dig out after a devastating earthquake. Also: The…

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How Brazil lost faith in its president
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How Brazil lost faith in its president

Brazil, South America’s largest nation, is facing its worst recession in decades, the Zika crisis…

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News Wrap: Rescue workers search for survivors of Japan earthquakes
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News Wrap: Rescue workers search for survivors of Japan earthquakes

In our news wrap Monday, thousands of rescue workers continued the search for survivors from…

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Is a perfect storm of Zika virus conditions coming to the Gulf Coast?
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Is a perfect storm of Zika virus conditions coming to the Gulf Coast?

In the wake of the CDC’s revelation that Zika virus causes microcephaly in infants, doctors…

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IRS commissioner: Funding cuts hinder security, efficiency
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IRS commissioner: Funding cuts hinder security, efficiency

The IRS is facing tougher scrutiny than ever from Congress. Last week, lawmakers repeatedly pressed…

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In cow-worshipping India, beef stirs up vigilante violence
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In cow-worshipping India, beef stirs up vigilante violence

The cow is considered sacred to Hindus, who make up 80 percent of India’s 1.2…

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Supreme Court weighs scope of presidential power in immigration case
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Supreme Court weighs scope of presidential power in immigration case

The Supreme Court heard arguments in a challenge to President Obama’s actions that would defer…

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Ecuador struggles with basic services after powerful earthquake
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Ecuador struggles with basic services after powerful earthquake

Crews searched for survivors in the rubble of Ecuador’s 7.8 earthquake around the clock, rescuing…

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