‘Red hot to merely sizzling’: US mortgage rates hit 6-month high

Historically low mortgage rates in the United States spurred a coronavirus-pandemic housing boom, which the rising…

Yellen backs new allocation of IMF’s currency to aid in recovery

The global economy is at risk of a ‘dangerous and permanent divergence’, the secretary of the…

Two dead, hundreds arrested in Niger’s post-election violence

Violence erupted after electoral commission declared former interior minister Mohamed Bazoum victor in Sunday’s runoff vote.…

‘Anarchist jurisdictions’ no more: Biden revokes Trump’s order

Biden reverses order that says cities like Portland and Seattle are ‘anarchist’ havens – an order…

Police chief says US intel did not warn of scale of Capitol riot

The acting head of the Capitol police will testify before a House committee as Congress continues…

Are Iran, US headed for a new deal?

Iran wants an end to sanctions. Washington wants a say in Iran’s nukes and regional role.…

New PM to unveil transitional gov’t aimed at unifying Libya

PM-designate Abdul Hamid Dbeibah has until March 19 to name a transitional government tasked with unifying…

Hunger-striking Ethiopia politicians ‘deteriorating’ in jail

Lawyers representing jailed Ethiopian opposition politicians say they are concerned for the lives of their clients,…

Israel lobbied Biden admin not to lift ICC sanctions: Report

The US and Israel had previously condemned the Hague-based court for opening the door to a…

For broadcasters, sports brands, Tiger Woods crash forces rethink

The car crash that severely injured Tiger Woods will force golf broadcasters and brands to face…