All of the nearly 1,000 U.S. troops withdrawing from northern Syria will head to western Iraq to continue the campaign against Islamic State militants, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday. U.S. forces have been pulling…

A Citibank office tower in Singapore (Edgar Su/Retuers) Goliath: The 100-Year War between Monopoly Power and Democracy, by Matt Stoller (Simon & Schuster, 608 pp., $29.99) Unified theories are enticing. The proponent identifies a problem,…

Attendees walk past a Facebook logo at the company’s developers conference in San Jose, Calif., April 30, 2019. (Stephen Lam/Reuters) The social-media giant's immediate problem may be Elizabeth Warren, but its long-term problems are deeper…

Kurdish commander Mazloum Abdi accused Turkey of sabotaging a US brokered ceasefire on Saturday as he confirmed his forces have resumed military operations against the Islamic State in Syria. President Tayyip Erdogan agreed to a five-day truce…

Wall Street's final act of 2019 will hinge on whether investors should believe the messages being sent by corporate credit, crowd consensus and the calendar characteristics. The broad market has been a sloppy stalemate between…

A representative of one of the Amazon Rainforest’s ethnic groups (R) walks past Pope Francis as he takes part in a mass on October 6, 2019 at St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican, for the…

In Lebanon, protestors — including children and the elderly — marched to the presidential palace on Friday and called for a revolution, per the Times. Lebanese currency is stumbling, the younger generation has had to…

There are worse things than losing to Illinois. You could lose to Kansas, for example. This isn't to say anything positive about No. 6 Wisconsin's 24-23 upset at Illinois, which maims the Badgers' hopes of…

SportsPulse: The Houston Astros are returning to the World Series for the second time in three years after defeating the Yankees, but must go through a red-hot Nationals team if they want to hoist the…

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The right ankle injury that knocked Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa out of the No. 1 Crimson Tide's 35-13 victory over Tennessee on Saturday night likely will keep him on the sideline for…

MIAMI -- Shooting guard Dion Waiters has been suspended by the Miami Heat for their season opener against Memphis on Wednesday night for what was described as "conduct detrimental to the team.'' "There were a…

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other U.S. lawmakers announced late Saturday U.S. time that they had arrived in Jordan for meetings with King Abdullah II and other officials regarding the situation in Syria. Although touted…