Parallel offensives waged by Turkey and the Syrian government on separate towns on Monday compound a 'catastrophic' humanitarian situation.
More than anyone else, Graham built evangelicalism into a force that rivaled liberal Protestantism and Roman Catholicism in the United States.
The proposal is likely to meet heavy resistance from Palestinians, neighboring Arab countries and the international community.
Guatemala becomes the first nation to follow the lead of President Trump in ordering the change. Its president, Jimmy Morales, has not announced a time frame for the move.
In a Bangladesh meeting, Francis asks for forgiveness from a people being persecuted in Myanmar. In doing so he speaks the group's name, which he had been advised to avoid.
The president woos right-wing Christians at the annual event, which has been called "anti-Muslim, anti-LGBT."
Recent elections that have exploited darker human traits have been disheartening. We must uncover a path toward hope.