WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 81, underwent a heart procedure Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court announced.
Valerie Amos, the top relief official at the United Nations, is resigning, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday, paving the way for a potential political showdown over her successor.
ISLAMABAD — Unidentified gunmen killed four health workers taking part in an anti-polio campaign in southwestern Pakistan on Wednesday, highlighting the challenge the country faces in stopping the spread of the virus.
FERGUSON, Mo. — Business owners and residents boarded up windows and cleared away debris Wednesday as Ferguson sought a tentative return to normal after two nights of unrest over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has issued an executive action that some of his Republican opponents might be hard-pressed to disagree with — sparing Thanksgiving turkeys from the dinner table.