Government And Politics

21 Rohingya women recount rape by Myanmar armed forces

Dec 11, 2017

Twenty-one Rohingya Muslim women and girls recount stories of gang rape by the Myanmar armed forces

Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexual assault

Dec 11, 2017

A Kentucky lawmaker who attracted national attention last year when he compared President Barack Obama and his wife to monkeys has been accused of sexual assault

US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

Dec 11, 2017

A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws

The Latest: Republican Roy Moore casts himself as victim

Dec 11, 2017

Republican Roy Moore is casting himself as a victim in Alabama's U.S. Senate race

The Latest: White House links bomb, immigration issue

Dec 11, 2017

A White House spokeswoman says a pipe bomb explosion in New York City's subway system shows the need for "immigration reform."

Venezuela president's threat to ban opposition draws rebuff

Dec 11, 2017

Opposition parties in Venezuela won't be bullied out of participating in future elections, a leading anti-government politician said Monday, rejecting threats a day earlier by socialist President Nicolas Maduro

The Latest: Turkish leader notes shared views with Putin

Dec 11, 2017

The presidents of Turkey and Russia say they share similarly critical views to U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Zinke, House GOP face criticism over Patagonia attacks

Dec 11, 2017

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and House Republicans are facing criticism for using government resources to attack a private retail company that opposes the Trump administration's plan to shrink two sprawling Utah national monuments

France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grants

Dec 11, 2017

Eighteen climate scientists from the U.S. and elsewhere hit the jackpot Monday as French President Emmanuel Macron awarded them millions of euros in grants to relocate to France for the rest of Donald Trump's presidential term

Man sets off pipe bomb strapped to his body in NYC subway

Dec 11, 2017

Man sets off pipe bomb strapped to his body in NYC subway; 3 people and suspect hurt

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