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Posted: July 28, 2014 at 3:57 a.m.

President Barack Obama will rename the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, a program designed to foster a new generation of African leaders, after former South African President Nelson Mandela, the White House said.

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Hamas ends truce; rockets fly

Palestinians who had fled their homes during Israeli airstrikes and artillery fire take advantage of a 12-hour cease-fire Saturday to stock up on supplies and salvage items from their damaged homes in the Shijaiyah neighborhood of Gaza City.

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Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen. He returns to the subject as he promotes his latest film, t... Read »