Public Health Implications of Raising the Minimum Age of Legal Access to Tobacco Products

Egypt’s Morsi faces possible death penalty in first verdict

Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap

Keytruda shown to improve response to tumors, extend lives of people with advanced melanoma

South Africa Xenophobic Attacks: President Jacob Zuma Jeered At Refugee Camp

700 Liberian Ebola workers protest for hazard pay

Mugabe ‘shocked, disgusted’ by South African anti-immigrant violence

Weedkiller likely cause of Nigeria ‘mystery disease': WHO

‘Mysterious’ disease kills 18 in Nigeria: official

What to Make This Week

These Blue States Have Tried the Elizabeth Warren Model. Their Residents Are Fleeing.

How Your Airplane’s Wi-Fi Network Could Pose a Security Risk

How Oklahoma City Rebounded From America’s Worst Act of Home-Grown Terrorism

Out-of-State Billionaire Wages War on Affordable Energy in Nebraska

What the Left’s Moments of Condescension Reveal

Photo Essay: The Oklahoma City Bombing, 20 Years Later

Former CEO Carly Fiorina Says America Needs a Leader, Not a Manager

Ted Cruz’s Three-Step Solution to ‘Reignite the Promise of America’

Rand Paul: Benghazi Disqualifies Hillary Clinton for President

Global Cooperation To Combat Global Crime

Nigeria’s Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on 100 most-influential list

South Africa’s main opposition party may get first black leader

Sudan elections: Polls close after low turnout

This Week in Disney Parks Photos: The BOATHOUSE Docks at Downtown Disney

Young Storytellers and the Power of Literacy

Burundi clashes over Nkurunziza ‘third-term bid’

South Africa violence: Arrests follow Johannesburg attacks

Opinion: Paying Real Tribute to All Victims of War and Conflict

Tribunal Ruling Could Dent “Monster Boat” Trawling in West African Waters

Latin America Slow to Pledge Emissions Cuts

The Anti-Big Labor Trend the Media Is Missing

How Innovative is Your State? This Scorecard Tells You.

Why Is China Building Artificial Islands?

Why Obama Cozying Up to Castro’s Cuba Will Backfire

Who Are the Biggest Foreign Buyers Benefiting from Export-Import Bank Loans?

The Obama Worldview and Cuba

We Tax Small Businesses More Than Big Businesses And Other Reasons We Need Tax Reform

How Our North Korea Negotiations Should Guide Our Iran Negotiations

Palms Area Shootings Leave One Dead and Four Hospitalized

Marco Rubio Describes His Vision of ‘A New American Century’

Instead of Scaling up Funding for Education, Major Donors Are Cutting Back

Why Rick Perry Is Optimistic About America’s Future

Chris Christie on the Two Things Driving Obama’s Agenda

PlayStation Blogcast 161: Set the Stage for Broken Age

High School Volunteer Coach Arrested on Suspicion of Sexually Assaulting Minors

19 Year-Old Missing Female

Syria Chemical Weapons: Security Council Hears First Hand Accounts from Victims and Experts

Watch a Jawbreaker Face Off Against a Red-Hot Ball of Nickel

JJ Abrams Buys Pizza for Everyone in Line at Star Wars Convention

‘Disneyland’ Television Show Sets the Stage for Walt Disney’s Dream

The Average Price of a Burger Across American Cities

UCLA Center for World Health sends faculty to teach, train, treat around the globe

Forcing States to Recognize Gay Marriage Could Increase Number of Abortions

A professor shaves her head to explain the brain, a documentary highlights Afghan soldiers, + more news from the TED community

René Redzepi, Dominique Crenn, and Other Big Chefs are Swapping Kitchens for a Day

Classic Burgers to Try From Coast to Coast

Flash Sale Starts Now: Deals on Action Games and Movies

Star Wars Battlefront on PS4: New Details from Celebration

The Future Has Arrived With This Sushi Conveyor Belt Ride

Clinton Asked 2 Years Ago About Personal Emails

Scope wins award for its “creative and effective approach” to promoting academic medicine

How Slashing Taxes Could Increase How Many Superstar Inventors Move to US

Americans Live Paycheck to Paycheck Because They Dine Out Too Much

Foreign Fighter Recruits: Why the U.S. Fares Better than Others

Cartoon: The Oil Producer Obama Favors

‘None’ Qualified Like Him, Mike Huckabee Promises Announcement on Presidential Plans

A partnership to help vaccinate children against measles in Pakistan

You Ought to Have a Look: “Sustainability” Not Sustainable

U.N. Struggles to Cope with New Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen

Fast Food Fries: The Definitive, Unscientific Ranking

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar undergoes coronary bypass surgery

What Running Away Sometimes Means

Watch Sommeliers Taste ‘Duck Dynasty’ Moscato and ‘Downton Abbey’ Bordeaux

Flashback Fridays: Signals of Success

Remembering the strange vigils of war through poetry and dance

#DisneyKids: Enjoying Earth Day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Japan Is Losing Its Marbles Over a Patty-Free Burger

Tradition or travesty? A TED Fellow’s documentary investigates the complexities of whale hunting in the Faroe Islands

Ending the ‘Neglect’ in Neglected Tropical Diseases

Libya or Tunisia: Who Needs the Other More?

A Look Back As Congress Repeals Medicare ‘Doc Fix’ Law

How the Fed Ended Up Fueling a Subprime Boom

EPA Urges the Public to Weigh In on Proposal to Ban the Dumping of Sewage from Boats into Cayuga and Seneca Lakes and Seneca River (NY)

Star Wars Battlefront: First Gameplay Trailer Revealed

K-12 School Removes Washington Post Profile of Ryan T. Anderson From Its Facebook Page. Here’s Why.

EPA Regional Administrator to kick off Run for Clean Air as part of Philadelphia Earth Day festivities (DE, PA)

Cyber Bill Moving Along, but Still More Work to Be Done

Dispelling Gluten-Free Myths

Don’t Freeze Coffee, and 5 Other Tips for Treating Beans

Women Farmers in Patagonia Rewrite Their History in Chile

Australian Satellite Company Backed by Export-Import Bank Loans Files for Bankruptcy

Special Treats for Mother’s Day at Disneyland Resort

The 21 Essential Hamburgers of America

McDonald’s All-Day Breakfast Test Does Not Include McGriddles and Biscuits

Robbery Suspects Caught on Video

MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Give Remarks at Energy Star Partner of the Year Awards Ceremony (HQ)

U.S. Delegation Urges Flexibility, Innovation In Preparatory Meeting for ITU’s World Radiocommunication Conference

15 States Extend Health Law’s Higher Medicaid Payments To Doctors

Preventing Child Abuse is a Two-Step Process

Image-interpretation software could open window of treatment for stroke