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As Overdoses Surge, a Canadian Province Is Giving Out Drugs

As Overdoses Surge, a Canadian Province...

British Columbia has launched a prescription program to distribute strong, untainted...

U.S. Intensifies Airstrikes as Taliban Offensive Nears Kandahar

U.S. Intensifies Airstrikes as Taliban...

The U.S. has stepped up airstrikes in southern Afghanistan amid growing apprehension...

TheDeltaVariant Upends the World's Pandemic Response

TheDeltaVariant Upends the World's...

The strain’s fast transmissibility means higher Covid-19 vaccination rates are needed...

India Flooding, Landslides Kill at Least 113

India Flooding, Landslides Kill at...

Heavy monsoon rains in the western state of Maharashtra have triggered deadly landslides.

Biden Administration Weighs New Sanctions Against Belarus

Biden Administration Weighs New Sanctions...

A Washington visit by an opposition leader stirs talk of punitive measures, pressuring...

Subway Flood Survivor in China Recounts Her Harrowing Experience

Subway Flood Survivor in China Recounts...

A survivor describes her evening aboard a stalled subway train in Zhengzhou, China,...

What the U.S. Can Learn From China's Industrial Policy Mistakes---and Successes

What the U.S. Can Learn From China's...

China’s attempts to support specific industries have been a mixed bag—and when they...

Covid-19 Vaccine Holdouts Face Restrictions in Europe

Covid-19 Vaccine Holdouts Face Restrictions...

Worried about the rapid spread of the Delta variant, governments are nudging, and...

Covid-19 Vaccine Scams Hit India

Covid-19 Vaccine Scams Hit India

An uneven global Covid-19 vaccine rollout and strong demand for the shots have presented...

France Passes New Bill to Tighten Control of Mosques

France Passes New Bill to Tighten Control...

The move by the French Parliament aims to counter the influence of Islamist movements...

More Canadian ChurchesBurn in Suspicious Fires

More Canadian ChurchesBurn in Suspicious...

Police in Canada are investigating more than 15 suspicious fires set in recent weeks...

Pfizer Vaccine Found Less Effective Against Delta Infections but Still Prevents Serious Illness

Pfizer Vaccine Found Less Effective...

The study from Israel comes as governments around the world try to check the rampant...

Rage and Protests Mark Funeral of Haiti's Slain President

Rage and Protests Mark Funeral of Haiti's...

In front of a mourning family and foreign dignitaries, President Jovenel Moïse was...

Popular Gay TV Show in Hong Kong Draws Political Attacks, Raising Worries Over Rights

Popular Gay TV Show in Hong Kong Draws...

Criticism of the hit romance is stirring concern that broader freedoms could be...

South Korea's 'Fingerless Mountaineer' Is Missing After Making History in the Himalayas

South Korea's 'Fingerless Mountaineer'...

A search is under way to find Kim Hong-bin, who fell on his descent after becoming...

More Canadian ChurchesBurn in 'Suspicious' Fires

More Canadian ChurchesBurn in 'Suspicious'...

Police in Canada are investigating more than 15 suspicious fires set in recent weeks...

Covid-19 Surge Hits Myanmar's Hobbled Healthcare System

Covid-19 Surge Hits Myanmar's Hobbled...

Myanmar’s Covid-19 wave looks like those in India and Indonesia, with hospitals...

U.S. to House Afghans at Kuwait, Qatar Bases

U.S. to House Afghans at Kuwait, Qatar...

The U.S. military is preparing to house as many as 35,000 Afghan interpreters and...