Media coverage of terrorist incidents

MARTIN Luther King once said 'Violence begets violence'. His words ring true as the world is beset by the violence of terror; however another truth has emerged i.e. reporting...

Democratic nominee for Congress led fund that gave to BDS groups

The Democratic nominee for Congress in a key race in Philadelphia suburbs with a large Jewish population headed a charitable foundation that gave money to groups backing the boycott,...

Thousands of Louisiana felons likely to have voting rights restored after...

Louisiana could soon restore voting rights to thousands of people convicted of felonies who remain on probation or parole, after a years-long effort at the State Capitol triumphed on...

Americas – On Trump’s heels, two Latin American embassies make jump...

Guatemala moved its embassy to Jerusalem on Wednesday, two days after Washington led the way. Later this month, Paraguay is slated to follow suit. The moves tell the tale...

Trump to deny funds to clinics that refer for abortion

The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers. A senior White...

Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

Veteran spy Gina Haspel will become the first female director of the CIA on Thursday after six Democrats joined Republicans in a Senate confirmation vote that overrode concerns about...

The Latest: Conservatives lining up to block House farm bill

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the farm bill (all times local): 5:20 p.m. A key House Republican says conservative hardliners hoping to force progress on unrelated immigration issues are lining up...

Trump: Countries not meeting NATO obligations will be ‘dealt with’

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that NATO members that do not contribute fully to the group would be “dealt with,” and singled out Germany as a country...

The Latest: Trump pleased by NATO allies’ defence spending

The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with the NATO secretary-general (all times local): 2:10 p.m. President Donald Trump is pointing to his work to push NATO countries to increase their...

Seoul pushes for successful Trump-Kim talks as North warns

South Korea said Thursday it's pushing to reset high-level talks with North Korea and will communicate closely with Washington and Pyongyang to increase the chances of a successful summit...

Donald Trump Jr. unapologetic that he met with Russian

Questioned intently by a Senate committee, President Donald Trump's son struck a firmly unapologetic tone, deflected many queries and said he didn't think there was anything wrong with meeting...

Some see a racial context in dress code that bans baggy...

A restaurant's dress code that bans everything from baggy clothes to stilettos has set off a viral social media response by some who say the policy is aimed at...