A White House-backed plan to make it harder for Indian outsourcing companies to displace U.S. workers is moving through the U.S. House, but it’s likely to hit a dead end … Click to Continue »
LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has canceled a trip to London where he had been expected to open the new $1 billion U.S. Embassy, avoiding protests promised by political opponents.
Some British lawmakers questioned whether Trump would be welcome after he re-tweeted videos from a far-right British group and ...
An Afghan official says a Taliban attack has killed three policemen in western Farah province. Mohammad Naser Mehri, spokesman for the provincial governor, says the attack took place early in … Click to Continue »
The European Union has become the latest critic of an attempt by Kosovar lawmakers to amend a law on a war crimes court. In a statement Friday, the EU's office … Click to Continue »
Police fired tear gas in brief clashes with protesters and strikes halted ferries and disrupted public transport Friday, as unions stepped up protests against a new austerity bill that will … Click to Continue »
Legal experts say the showdown would come with tremendous risks.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally called on the national GOP to "grow a pair of ovaries" as she launched her bid for the U.S. Senate on Friday, joining the race to replace retiring GOP Sen. Jeff Flake by embracing President Trump and his outsider playbook in ...
Republicans have a long history of voting for the VRA in public — and undermining it behind the scenes.
Republican congresswoman Martha McSally embraced President Donald Trump and his hardline immigration rhetoric as she launched her Senate bid Friday, lashing out at the same establishment leaders who support her … Click to Continue »
Feminist activists say they are tossing out their famous pink “pussy hats” in an effort to be more inclusive and not to offend transgender women or women of color.
French President Emmanuel Macron's government is scrambling to save face after the alarming failure of a mass recall of baby milk prompted by a salmonella scare. The baby products were … Click to Continue »
CARY, N.C. (AP) - A church in North Carolina is asking the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to release a church member.
The News & Observer of Raleigh reports Greenwood Forest Baptist Church in Cary held a press conference Thursday on behalf of Republic of Congo native Gilles Bikindou.
The Latest on President Donald Trump's comments on Africa and Haiti (all times local): 6 p.m. Senegal's president says he is "shocked" by President Donald Trump's vulgar remark about immigrants … Click to Continue »
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) said the tax bill won't be helpful for most people in her state “in the long run.” We dig into the data.
Time magazine's new cover, showing Donald Trump's yellowish hair on fire in a cartoonish blaze, symbolizes how the media view the president as a hot mess.
Nearly two dozen American and Caribbean writers, many from islands damaged during 2017's hurricane season, are exploring Caribbean literature, heritage and commonalities in U.S.'s closest island to the Caribbean. The … Click to Continue »
Tampa has revised a 1980s ordinance regulating bathhouses to crack down on prostitution in massage parlors. The city council unanimously agreed to impose a permit process including strict rules for … Click to Continue »
The Latest on talks to form a government in Germany (all times local): 5:05 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says the preliminary agreement to form a government coalition in Germany … Click to Continue »
Pakistan's foreign ministry says Indian troops have opened fire in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, killing a 65-year-old woman. Islamabad says Thursday's shooting was the latest cease-fire violation by … Click to Continue »
Gov. Jim Justice has filled a vacancy in West Virginia's House of Delegates. Justice announced Thursday that he has appointed Jeffrey M. Pack to fill a 28th District vacancy created … Click to Continue »
A woman has died in a remote village in Nepal because of a tradition in which women are exiled from their homes and forced to live in huts during menstruation, … Click to Continue »
A top lawyer in the Tennessee attorney general's office has been nominated to become the general counsel of the U.S. Department of Defense. The White House announced the nomination of … Click to Continue »
Some 700,000 workers in Maryland will be able to earn up to five days of paid sick days a year now that state lawmakers have overturned the governor's veto. The … Click to Continue »
Chancellor Angela Merkel took a significant step toward ending Germany's lengthy political impasse by securing a preliminary agreement Friday to enter formal coalition talks with a center-left party. The deal … Click to Continue »
The old embassy was sold after the George W. Bush administration had decided to relocate it from a tony neighborhood in central London to a plot on the banks of the Thames in the south of the city. The new embassy will open this month.
Four Indian Supreme Court judges complained openly Friday about the functioning of the country's top court, including the role of the chief justice. The four, led by Justice Jasti Chelameswar, … Click to Continue »
Sri Lanka has revoked a 38-year ban on selling alcohol to women and employing them in places where the drinks are produced and sold. Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera signed the … Click to Continue »
Chinese regulators rebuked fashion brand Zara, Delta Air Lines and medical device maker Medtronic on Friday for calling Taiwan a country on their websites in a fresh show of Beijing's … Click to Continue »
FBI agents knew the gunman behind the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history left behind big caches of guns, ammunition and explosives when they sought warrants to search his … Click to Continue »
A lawsuit declaring Arizona public schools have been short-changed by a faulty state funding process should be dismissed, lawyers for the state said Friday. Attorneys representing the Legislature and the … Click to Continue »
China's trade with North Korea plunged 50 percent in December as U.N. sanctions imposed over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile development tightened, the government reported Friday. China accounts for nearly all … Click to Continue »