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The Killing of Black Men Is an American Human Rights Disaster

David A. Love | Posted 10.22.2014 | Black Voices
David A. Love

For decades, American civil rights advocates have connected the dots between the domestic fight for civil rights and the international struggle for human rights.

Chinese Ships Leave Port To Take Part In Global Naval Drill For First Time Ever

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 08.09.2014 | World

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese ships steamed Tuesday toward waters near Hawaii to participate for the first time in the world's largest naval exercises host...

New Lead In Hunt For Missing Jet

AP | ROB GRIFFITH and SCOTT McDONALD | Posted 05.23.2014 | World

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Rain was expected to hamper the hunt Monday for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, as a growing number of planes focus on an...

Investigators Chase 'Every Angle' In Missing Jet

AP | JIM GOMEZ and THANAYARAT DOKSONE | Posted 03.12.2014 | World

PATTAYA, Thailand (AP) — Authorities questioned travel agents Monday at a beach resort in Thailand about two men who boarded the vanished Malaysia A...

Air Force Chief: Malaysia Jet May Have Turned Back

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT and EILEEN NG | Posted 05.09.2014 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Vietnamese authorities searching waters for the missing Boeing 777 jetliner spotted an object Sunday that they suspect...

Ukraine Leader: 'We Are On The Brink Of Disaster'

AP | DALTON BENNETT and DAVID MCHUGH | Posted 05.02.2014 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian security official says the head of the country's Black Sea fleet has been dismissed and faces a treason investigati...

Ukraine Mobilizes For War, Calls Up Reserves

Reuters | Natalia Zinets and Alissa de Carbonnel | Posted 05.02.2014 | World

By Natalia Zinets and Alissa de Carbonnel KIEV/BALACLAVA, Ukraine, March 2 (Reuters) - Ukraine mobilised for war on Sunday and Washington threatene...

LOOK: The Beauty Of Harbor Life In Sri Lanka

Posted 02.28.2014 | World

Welcome to Daily Life! Each week HuffPost World will transport you to one of the corners of the Earth through images that expose the beauty and traged...

How Authorities Caught The World's Most-Wanted Drug Lord


MAZATLAN, Mexico (AP) — For 13 years Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman watched from western Mexico's rugged mountains as authorities captured or killed the ...

Top Yulia Tymoshenko Ally Takes Presidential Powers

AP | By JIM HEINTZ and ANGELA CHARLTON | Posted 04.24.2014 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — With an ally claiming presidential powers Sunday and the whereabouts and legitimacy of the nominal president unclear, newly fre...

Meet the Women Rebuilding Syria in the Midst of War

Hind Kabawat | Posted 04.16.2014 | World
Hind Kabawat

I spent a few days visiting with the female refugees, mothers and grandmothers who were tired and overwhelmed by the same tragedy that has befallen almost 10 million Syrians.

Top 5 Places To Retire Overseas And Enjoy A Great Climate | Posted 04.11.2014 | Fifty


Egypt Army Chief Reportedly To Run For President After Toppling Morsi

Reuters | Michael Georgy | Posted 04.07.2014 | World

(Adds quotes from Sisi, details on crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood movement, economic problems in Egypt) By Michael Georgy ...

World's Top 10 Retirement Spots In 2014 | Posted 04.05.2014 | Fifty


Weekend Roundup

Nathan Gardels | Posted 04.02.2014 | World
Nathan Gardels

2014-02-01-worldpostlaunchimagewholegroup3131.jpg The WorldPost got off to a running start with our launch high in the Alps last week in Davos, Switzerland. Our content in these early days has been true to our aspiration to create a site where the whole world can meet -- connecting the dots and connecting the world -- not looking out with a national perspective, but looking around with a global view.