LA's US Bank Tower Dims Exterior Lights In Support Of 'HeForShe' DemonstrationThe Los Angeles skyline and skylines in other major cities were a bit dimmer Monday night.
Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, Champion Of Human Rights, Dies At 80Annan, the first black African secretary-general, lead the UN to become an organization far more aggressively engaged in peacekeeping and fighting poverty.
United States Withdraws From UN Human Rights CouncilAmbassador Nikki Haley says the United States is withdrawing from the council, calling it "an organization that is not worthy of its name."
UN Warns Of 'Humanitarian Catastrophe' In SyriaU.N. agencies are sending aid to some 50,000 displaced Syrians in a remote desert camp for the first time since June, as bombings continue near the capital Damascus.
US Government To Cut $285M From Its United Nations BudgetThe U.S. Mission to the United Nations says the U.N.'s 2018-2019 budget would be slashed by over $285 million and reductions would also be made to the U.N.'s management and support functions.
President Trump Prepares To Address UN General Assembly Amid North Korea ControversyHeading to New York on the eve of the first U.N. session during his presidency, Trump appeared to mock North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un in a tweet.
Syrian Refugee Family Needs Helping Hand In Pomona"I had to escape for my children," Fouad Wawieh says, "and their future."
Gov. Brown, UN Official Talk Climate 'Threat' In LA California Governor Jerry Brown met with a top United Nations delegation Monday to discuss the impacts of climate change downtown Los Angeles.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
New York City's Best Secret Places To VisitNew York has a number of fascinating secret places, some that even a New Yorker may not be aware of.
10 Things You Didn't Know About San FranciscoWhile many facts about the city by the bay may be obvious, there are many other facts that aren't as obvious. Here are 10 things you might not know about San Francisco.