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WASHINGTON A criminal justice bill passed by the Senate would give judges more discretion when sentencing some drug offenders and would boost prisoner rehabilitation efforts and was hailed by...
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South African prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for Zimbabwe s ex first lady, Grace Mugabe, for allegedly assaulting a model in 2017, police say. The move comes after a court...
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LONDON The British government is publishing long awaited plans for a post Brexit immigration system that will end free movement of European Union citizens to the U.K. Home Secretary Sajid Javid...
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WASHINGTON President Donald Trump appeared to back off his demand for $5 billion to build a border wall, signalling for the first time that he might be open to...
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Entrepreneur Elon Musk has unveiled a prototype underground tunnel in Los Angeles which is designed to transport cars at high speed around the city. The tunnel is only a mile...
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MARIB, Yemen The number etched on the bracelet around Mohammed s wrist gave the 13 year old soldier comfort as missiles fired from enemy warplanes shook the earth beneath him. For...
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NEW YORK The number of journalists killed worldwide in retaliation for their work nearly doubled this year, according to an annual report by the Committee to Protect Journalists. The...
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Unicef arranged for the drone to be flown some 40km 25 miles across rugged mountains in Vanuatu that otherwise take hours to cross. About 20 of children in Vanuatu don...
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Hackers successfully targeted the European Union s diplomatic communications over a period of several years, The New York Times reports. Thousands of messages were intercepted in which diplomats referenced a...
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In this Nov. 30, 2018, file photo Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh sits with fellow Supreme Court justices for a group portrait at the Supreme Court Building in Washington. Listen Scores...
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The 11 month old seals were discovered on Monday by a tourism operator in Scenery Nook in Christchurch, said the Department of Conservation DOC . The seals heads could not be found...
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WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate passed a sweeping criminal justice bill Tuesday that addresses concerns that the nation s war on drugs had led to the imprisonment of too many...
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LORDSBURG, N.M. – Lawmakers visiting the Border Patrol station where a 7 year old Guatemalan girl was taken hours before her death are demanding an investigation into the response by federal agents....
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LAS VEGAS Nevada became the first state in the U.S. with an overall female majority in the Legislature on Tuesday when county officials in Las Vegas appointed two women...
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LOS ANGELES—A Southern California doctor was arrested Tuesday on charges of doling out drugs to patients he didn’t examine and is alleged to have prescribed drugs to five people who...
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BEIJING—Facing deepening tensions abroad and anxieties at home, China’s leader, Xi Jinping, delivered an unabashed defence of his policies Tuesday, using a key anniversary to argue that his recipe of...
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The Saudi opinion writer’s killing inside a diplomatic outpost may have been the year’s highest profile fatal attack on a journalist. But in a report released Tuesday, the press freedom group...
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CAIRO—An internationally backed ceasefire in the key Yemen port of Hodeida got off to a shaky start Tuesday when fighting erupted moments after it took effect at midnight. The clashes...
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HAVANA Cuba s government said Tuesday that language promoting the legalization of gay marriage will be removed from the draft of a new constitution after widespread popular rejection of...
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Now she is calling on the European Court of Human Rights ECHR to order her release. In a rare interview at the Mas d Enric prison, Ms Forcadell told the...