Three young Hong Kong democracy leaders jailed for months
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A Hong Kong appeals court jailed three leaders of the Chinese-ruled city's democracy movement for six to eight months on Thursday, deal...
Apple CEO Tim Cook Writes About the Charlottesville Tragedy and Hatred
Like so many of you, equality is at the core of my beliefs and values.
FBI may have more info on Lynch/Clinton ‘tarmac meeting’ than it let on
A records request regarding the tarmac meeting between former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former President Bill Clinton is being reconsidered by ...
5 missing after report of downed Army helicopter off Hawaii
Search-and-rescue crews continue to look for five missing crewmen Wednesday afternoon after a downed U.S. Army helicopter was reported off the coast of Hawai...
Steve Bannon: ‘There’s No Military Solution’ to North Korea
White House chief strategist Steve Bannon does not believe there is a military solution to North Korea in regards to its nuclear weapons program.
Pentagon: US service member killed in Afghanistan
One U.S. service member died fighting an Islamic State affiliate in eastern Afghanistan Wednesday, according to a statement from U.S.
Melbourne council drops Australia Day citizenship ceremonies
A Melbourne council has voted unanimously to stop holding citizenship ceremonies on Australia Day.
Dashcam video of alleged sexual assault by Texas deputies during traffic stop is released
Dashcam footage released by a Texas lawyer shows what he calls sexual assault of a woman at the hands of police.
Roy Moore and Luther Strange Head for G.O.P. Runoff in Alabama Senate Race
During the campaign, Mr. Brooks, a member of the House Freedom Caucus from northern Alabama, fiercely attacked Mr.
Tech companies want user data protected from warrantless searches
In the case Carpenter v. United States, the ACLU is defending Timothy Carpenter, who was arrested in 2011 and convicted of committing a robbery in Detroit.
Iran's president Hassan Rouhani threatens to restart nuclear program
TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran's president issued a direct threat to the West on Tuesday, claiming his country is capable of restarting its nuclear program within hour...
The Anti-Refugee Ship Run By Far-Right YouTubers Got Into Trouble And Was Offered Help By A Refugee Rescue Boat
“To help those who are in distress is the duty of everyone who is at sea — no matter their origins, skin color, religion, or views,” the chairman of the resc...
Democrat Campaign Spokeswoman Contradicts: ‘No Interest’ in Working with Pro-Life Democrats
“The DCCC has no interest in working with Democrats for Life of America, despite their attempts,” said DCCC spokeswoman Meredith Kelly, according to the Atla...
U.S. Diplomats in Cuba Attacked With Sonic Weapon That Caused Hearing Loss
(WASHINGTON) — The two-year-old U.S. diplomatic relationship with Cuba was roiled Wednesday by what U.S. officials say was a string of bizarre incidents that...
Murdered official's identity used to hack Kenyan election, opposition leader claims
Hackers used the identity of a murdered official to rig the results of the Kenyan election, an opposition leader has claimed.
ALLY READY FOR ACTION? Japan says it can shoot down any N. Korean missiles heading for Guam
In the event of a North Korean nuclear attack on Guam, Japan’s new defense minister said Thursday that his country’s military could shoot down the missiles b...
Kenya on knife edge as polling begins in closely-fought election between Kenyatta and Odinga
A little more than 19 million Kenyans are eligible to vote in a closely-fought election in which sitting President Uhuru Kenyatta is pitted against veteran p...
Nevada Senator Heller Faces Republican Primary Challenge
(AP)--Republican Danny Tarkanian, a prominent Las Vegas businessman, announced Tuesday he is mounting a primary challenge to Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, conside...