Stories about Global

Nov 21 2018

Ocasio-Cortez supports Nancy Pelosi in House speaker race

Which means Putin defends Ocasio-Cortez and she and her supporters are just gullible tools of the "Russian Active Measures" (yes, they have to be capitalized, because app...

Nov 20 2018

Airbnb to remove West Bank listings

Israel seized the West Bank in the 1967 Six-Day War, but most countries consider the Jewish settlements there to be illegal . Two years after +972 exposed Airbnb's ...

Nov 20 2018

North Korean Weapon Test Demonstrates Pyongyang’s Resolve

The KCNA added that the North Korean politician is also slated to attend the oath-taking ceremony of Mexico's president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on December 1. N...

Nov 20 2018

Israel's ruling coalition survives as hawkish rival gets back in line

If Bennett, whose party has eight seats in the Knesset (Israel's parliament), had withdrawn from the government, Netanyahu would have lost his single-seat majority in the...

Nov 20 2018

U.S. senator urges report from spy agencies on Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Monday highlighted his concern for the Palestinians in an annual televised speech that noticeably made no direct mention of the murder o...

Nov 19 2018

Warring parties in Yemen agree to meet in Sweden — UN envoy

To avert starvation, Beasley said, the global community must combine increased humanitarian funding with "an all-out effort to restore the Yemeni economy". Saudi-led airs...

Nov 19 2018

Theresa May: Leadership challenge will hamper Brexit negotiations

Britain's former Brexit secretary has slammed Prime Minister Theresa May for lacking political will and resolve when dealing with the European Union over Brexit negot...

Nov 19 2018

Binyamin Netanyahu loses majority as Israel election looms

But there were conflicting reports of their discussion, with a source close to Bennett telling AFP the two had agreed that "it would be senseless to continue" with the ...

Nov 18 2018

Trump hails Finnish forest management

Ron Waterbury, who lost his home in Paradise, watched news about Trump's visit on a TV set outside a Red Cross shelter in Chico. Those comments echoed his initial react...

Nov 16 2018

Acting AG Whitaker signals Mueller probe will continue

U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Thursday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker , who now oversees a probe of whether President Donald Trump's ca...

Nov 16 2018

Michelle Obama says Melania Trump hasn’t ‘asked for help’

Married for nearly 26 years, the Obamas represent the ideal couple. Though she's no longer America's first lady, Obama continues to use her voice to inspire people , a...

Nov 16 2018

United States charges against WikiLeaks' Julian Assange revealed

The lawyer suggested that Washington planned to impose a "grave" charge on Assange. The US justice department confirmed the filing was made in error , while WikiL...

Nov 16 2018

CNN's Acosta is he's ready to 'go back to work'

However, instead of everyone accepting some blame and moving on, Trump's team made a decision to throw a White House intern under the bus instead and allege she had been ...

Nov 16 2018

Rep. Kevin McCarthy says GOP has " a lot of room to grow"

This year, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib of MI made history as the first Muslim women elected to Congress , while Davids of Kansas and Deb Haaland of New Mex...

Nov 16 2018

Hillary Clinton to Deploy 'Lawyers, Organizers' for Florida Recount

GenForward is a survey conducted by the Black Youth Project at the University of Chicago with the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. On Election Ni...

Nov 16 2018

California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600

The blaze has scorched 141,000 acres and destroyed 11,862 structures. An army of firefighters, many from distant states, labored to contain and suppress the flames. "The ...

Nov 15 2018

Israeli air strikes kill three in Gaza after rocket barrage

Rocket attacks from Gaza killed a Palestinian , a resident of the occupied West Bank, living in an apartment in Israel , where he worked. Militants have subsequently ...

Nov 15 2018

Hunt says real prospect for Yemen peace talks but situation still desperate

Residents reported Tuesday that fighting in the city had slowed, and rebel media - which regularly claims attacks on loyalists - did not report any new clashes in Hodeid...

Nov 15 2018

Saudi admits journalist Khashoggi dismembered in consulate

Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist critical of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul on October 2. Kh...