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Sir David Attenborough has delivered a grave warning about the future of our planet.

David Attenborough warns of the ‘collapse of our civilizations,’ if climate change continues to be ignored

"If we don’t take action, the collapse of our civilizations and the extinction of much of the natural world is on the horizon."

UN expert: San Francisco’s homelessness crisis is a human rights violation and suggests ‘a cruelty that is unsurpassed’

After calling San Francisco's homelessness crisis a human rights violation, UN expert Leilani Farha said it represented unsurpassed cruelty.

UN report: San Francisco’s ‘cruel and inhuman’ homelessness crisis is a human rights violation

A UN report calls the conditions for homeless residents in the Bay Area "cruel and inhuman," and a violation of human rights.
A demonstrator dressed as Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman with blood on his hands protests with others outside the Saudi Embassy in Washington, DC, on October 8, 2018.

UN says Jamal Khashoggi murder was likely an ‘extrajudicial killing’ committed by the Saudi state

UN Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard said those who masterminded Khashoggi's killing are "are high enough to represent the state."

Ethiopia elects its first female president, former United Nations representative Sahle-Work Zewde

Sahle-Work Zewde became Ethoipia's first female president Thursday after being unanimously elected by the country's lawmakers.
President Donald Trump has defended Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman amid allegations his government had Washington Post reporter Jamal Khashoggi killed.

Khashoggi’s brutal killing could lead to charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman under international law. But experts say the Saudis wi...

The killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi could potentially lead to charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman under international law.

Outgoing UN Ambassador Nikki Haley jokes that when Trump found out she was Indian-American, he asked if she ‘was from the same tribe as Elizabet...

Outgoing UN Ambassador Nikki Haley showed off her sense of humor during a speech at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner in New York City Thursday night. It was her first major public appearance since announcing her intention to resign last week.

Two Koreas, UN Command to hold first meeting on demilitarizing border

The closed-door meeting will be held at the border village of Panmunjom and attended by three representatives from each side, the ministry said in a statement.

Trump again floats Ivanka as potentially ‘incredible’ UN ambassador but says he can ‘already hear the chants of Nepotism!’

President Donald Trump on Friday pushed support for his daughter Ivanka to succeed Nikki Haley as US ambassador to the United Nations. Trump tweeted "everyone wants Ivanka Trump to be the new United Nations Ambassador" and "she would be incredible, but I can already hear the chants of Nepotism!"
President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he believed his daughter, Ivanka Trump, would make a "dynamite" ambassador to the UN.

Trump says he thinks Ivanka ‘would be dynamite’ as UN ambassador but worries about accusations of nepotism

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he thinks his daughter Ivanka Trump "would be dynamite" as US ambassador to the UN, but said he'd be accused of nepotism if he nominated her.