Side-by-side close-ups of Abe, Putin, May and Moon (© AP Images)

Enough is enough: The world puts North Korea on notice

North Korea has been increasing the power and range of its arsenal of missiles. Here's a look at that country's program and the world's reaction.
Man fist-bumping his son with mother, daughter and Vice President Pence looking on (© AP Images)

Meet America’s top public health official

The United States has a new top doctor. Dr. Jerome M. Adams, the new U.S. surgeon general, says a top priority is tackling America's opioid epidemic.
Man and young boy walking down dirt road (© Isaac Kisamani/AFP/Getty Images)

Putting HIV and malaria prevention on the map

Volunteers in Africa and the U.S. are helping fill in details of unmarked satellite images for areas affected by HIV and malaria.
Illustration of shipping crate, trucks, laptops, tent and other equipment (State Dept./Doug Thompson)

In Iraq, mobile police stations protect areas liberated from ISIS

In parts of Iraq liberated from ISIS, law enforcement has a new way to get up and running quickly: mobile police stations, or "police in a box."
Medical worker in full protective suit (© Cellou Binani/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. helps hospitals in Guinea regain people’s trust after Ebola

The Ebola outbreak shattered Guineans' trust in hospitals and emptied the maternity ward in one town. Now it's full again, thanks in part to USAID help.
Two women standing in front of hand-painted protest signs ( (© Laurent Dubrule /Reuters)

The secret weapon against violent extremism: Women

See how some mothers in Belgium, Afghanistan and Kenya are playing a big part in preventing their children from being radicalized to violence.
Soldiers walking away from a helicopter (Sgt. Lucas Hopkins/USMC)

President Trump lays out new strategy for Afghanistan

President Trump and Secretary Tillerson made August 21 remarks about U.S. engagement in Afghanistan and South Asia. Here are shareable quotes.
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Accelerating the campaign to annihilate ISIS

Progress in driving ISIS from territory it seized in Iraq and Syria has dramatically accelerated under the Trump administration.
Couple waving from aircraft door (© AP Images)

Vice President Pence in Latin America: Shareable quotes

Six shareable photos from Vice President Mike Pence's August 13-17 trip to Latin America, where he reaffirmed U.S. economic and security ties to the region.