Government And Politics

After bombing, Somalia fears renewed al-Shabab onslaught

Oct 16, 2017

Shaken Somalia fears renewed al-Shabab onslaught, despite Trump's new military effort

First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on others

Oct 16, 2017

Waco courthouse ringed by steel barriers, sheriff's deputies in a show of security as a biker gang leader goes on trial

Jailed Rwandan opposition figure accuses president

Oct 16, 2017

Jailed Rwandan opposition figure says she was detained for challenging longtime president

Army Sgt. Bergdahl pleads guilty to deserting his post

Oct 16, 2017

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, held captive by the Taliban for five years after abandoning his post in Afghanistan, has pleaded guilty to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy.

Supreme Court backs push to remove Ten Commandments monument

Oct 16, 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court sided with a lower court that ordered a New Mexico city to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the lawn outside City Hall

CORRECTS: Spanish judge rules Catalonia's regional police chief can remain free with restrictions in sedition case.

Oct 16, 2017

CORRECTS: Spanish judge rules Catalonia's regional police chief can remain free with restrictions in sedition case.

Militants rob bank, attack church in Egypt's Sinai; 7 dead

Oct 16, 2017

Islamic militants in Egypt's Sinai rob bank, attack church and trade gunfire with police, killing 6 people

Populist parties point pathway for European politics

Oct 16, 2017

Right-wing parties chalked up two more victories in Europe over the weekend putting further pressure on mainstream conservatives to take a harder line on immigration

The Latest: 3rd death attributed to Ophelia in Ireland

Oct 16, 2017

Ireland's government says schools and colleges will remain closed for a second day as a third death was attributed to the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia

Car bomb kills investigative journalist in Malta

Oct 16, 2017

Malta's prime minister says a car bomb has killed an investigative journalist on the island nation

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