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"Don't go to the pub tonight," Irish pop musician Bob Geldof pleaded in the months leading up to Live Aid, the world's biggest concert that... [Read More]
VOA's Carla Babb, Steve Herman, Katherine Gypson, Ken Bredemeier contributed to this report President Donald Trump has fired a warning shot at Iran via... [Read More]
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is talking about trade issues with U.S. [Read More]
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VOA immigration reporter Ramon Taylor contributed to this report from New York.  The U.S. is on track to resettle roughly one in five refugees... [Read More]
There are more than 25 million refugees worldwide, people who were forced to flee their countries because of war and persecution. There are another 70... [Read More]
In the midst of a historic global refugee crisis, with nearly 69 million people forcibly displaced worldwide, Wendy Chan wanted to tell the human stories... [Read More]
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Uganda hosts Africa's largest refugee population - one and a quarter million  and 36,000 of them are unaccompanied and separated children.  Refugee families are torn by war... [Read More]
After months of being closed, the International Simon Bolivar Bridge connecting Colombia and Venezuela in the eastern Colombian city of Cucuta has been re-opened.  Since... [Read More]
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A group of South African teenagers has assembled a four-seater airplane and is flying it across the continent.  Aviation experts consider this a significant feat,... [Read More]
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Going to a museum, zoo or aquarium is no longer just a passive event where guests look at an exhibit or animals. Emerging technology is... [Read More]
The top U.S. negotiator in peace talks with Afghanistan's Taliban leaders says he hopes a peace agreement can be achieved before Afghanistan's next set of... [Read More]
A day after the Mexican Senate ratified the new trade deal with Canada and the United States, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is visiting Washington... [Read More]
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In the highly formalized world of China-North Korea relations, Xi Jinping's trip to Pyongyang carries enormous symbolic significance. [Read More]
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A delegation from the Organization of American States met with Haiti's President, Jovenel Moise Wednesday to discuss the political crisis, as well as matters of... [Read More]
President Donald Trump on Monday tweeted that Immigration and Customs Enforcement "will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have illicitly... [Read More]
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The Mexican Senate overwhelmingly ratified the new trade deal with Canada and the United States despite misgivings from liberals and tensions with the U.S. over... [Read More]
There is "credible evidence" linking Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi last October in Riyadh's consulate in... [Read More]
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This article originated in VOA's Persian Service. Nike Ching contributed from the State Department. A senior U.S. official has shared new information about suspected... [Read More]
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The Trump administration is rolling back rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions in the United States as scientists continue to warn countries to rapidly cut... [Read More]
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The Iraqi army on Wednesday said it was investigating a series of mysterious rocket attacks on military bases hosting U.S. personnel and an oil field... [Read More]
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