Month: July 2019

Rwandan convicted of hiding genocide role faces sentencing

BOSTON (AP) – Prosecutors are seeking 20 years in prison for a Rwandan man convicted of hiding his involvement in the African country’s 1994 genocide to seek asylum in the U.S. Jean Leonard Teganya will be sentenced Monday in Boston federal court. He w…

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 10

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) – Sudanese activists said Monday that at least 10 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule. Tens of thousands of Sudanese flooded the streets of the capit…

The most-read fact checks so far in 2019

Our most-read fact checks have dug into President Trump’s pumped-up immigration numbers, Sen. Kamala Harris’s spin on the Republican tax cuts, the special counsel’s Russia investigation and the Democrats’ Green New Deal.