Overcrowding, abuse seen at Mexico migrant detention center

June 17, 2019

Witnesses say Mexico’s Siglo XXI immigration holding facility is home to overcrowding, filthy conditions and abuse, emblematic of how the country has already been struggling to cope with a migratory surge even as it cracks down further under U.S. pressure…

Belgian dad pleas for help to find son missing in Australia

June 17, 2019

A Belgian man says an encrypted phone message sent by his missing son could hold a clue to the 18-year-old tourist’s disappearance from an Australian coastal town…

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong released from prison

June 17, 2019

Joshua Wong, a leading figure in Hong Kong’s 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, has been released from prison…

The Latest: Protesters move from street to government office

June 17, 2019

Protesters in Hong Kong begin leaving the streets, gather near the city government headquarters…

“Umbrella Movement” activist Joshua Wong has been released from prison in Hong Kong after serving contempt sentence

June 17, 2019

“Umbrella Movement” activist Joshua Wong has been released from prison in Hong Kong after serving contempt sentence…

Mexico reinforces checks amid US pressure over migrant flow

June 17, 2019

Mexican authorities stepped up revisions along well-traveled routes for migrants in southern Mexico over the weekend, checking identifications, pulling migrants off public transport and intercepting four trucks packed with nearly 800 migrants…

Sudan’s Bashir appears in public for first time since ouster

June 17, 2019

Sudan’s detained former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public for the first time since his ouster two months ago, as he was led to a prosecutor’s office in a corruption investigation…

Guatemalans choose president amid distrust, flight to US

June 17, 2019

Guatemalans headed to the polls Sunday to cast their vote for the next president, following an electoral process that generated widespread disillusion and distrust…

Dozens of new Indian parliamentarians face criminal charges

June 17, 2019

Nearly 43% of new members of India’s lower house of Parliament have won office despite facing criminal charges…

Massive blackout hits tens of millions in South America

June 17, 2019

A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries’ interconnected power grid…

The Latest: Argentine state news agency: power 90% restored

June 17, 2019

Argentina’s state news agency says that most of the nation’s grid is back up and running…

CEO: Boeing made mistake in handling warning-system problem

June 17, 2019

The CEO of Boeing says the company made a “mistake” in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in 737 Max jets before two deadly crashes of the top-selling plane…

The Latest: Argentine state news agency: power 90% restored

June 16, 2019

Argentina’s state news agency says that most of the nation’s grid is back up and running…

Argentina’s state news agency Telam says power has been restored to 90% of country

June 16, 2019

Argentina’s state news agency Telam says power has been restored to 90% of country…

Boris Johnson blew off a debate for British prime ministerial candidates. But the empty chair said a lot.

June 16, 2019

The other hopefuls had plenty to say about the B-words: Boris and Brexit.…

Tens of millions without power in South America blackout

June 16, 2019

A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries’ interconnected power grid…

Sudan’s Bashir appears in public for first time since ouster

June 16, 2019

Sudan’s former President Omar al-Bashir has appeared in public for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor’s office in a corruption probe…

The Latest: Hong Kong protest activists reject apology

June 16, 2019

Pro-democracy activists helping to drive mass protests in Hong Kong over a proposed extradition law have rejected an apology issued by the city’s top local leader…

Standoff with Iran exposes Trump’s credibility issue as some allies seek more proof of tanker attack

June 16, 2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that additional evidence is forthcoming.…

Guatemalans choose president amid distrust, flight to US

June 16, 2019

Guatemalans headed to the polls Sunday to cast their vote for the next president, following an electoral process that generated widespread disillusion and distrust…

Two Parisian bookstores, side by side, are waging a culture war

June 16, 2019

One right-wing bookshop is trying to normalize white supremacist anger. The Anglophone bookshop next door is having none of it.…

Istanbul mayoral candidates face off in rare debate

June 16, 2019

The two leading contenders for Istanbul mayor are set to face off in a debate a week before a repeated city election…

The Taliban claimed an attack on U.S. forces. Pompeo blamed Iran.

June 16, 2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo included the May 31 bombing of a U.S. convoy in Kabul on a list of recent attacks carried out by Iran or its surrogates.…

Foreign minister says Israel has ‘key role’ to play in White House summit

June 16, 2019

His comments came amid confusion over whether Israel will be invited attend. …

Boris Johnson skips debate as Tory rivals quizzed on Brexit

June 16, 2019

Candidates who hope to become Britain’s next prime minister have accused current front runner Boris Johnson of trying to avoid scrutiny after he refused to take part in a televised debate…

Unrivaled: India now 7-0 in World Cup games against Pakistan

June 16, 2019

India extended its record to 7-0 against archrival Pakistan in Cricket World Cup games with an 89-run victory in a rain-interrupted encounter that likely will remain the most-watched game of the six-week tournament…

Netanyahu inaugurates Trump Heights, Israel’s newest town on the Golan Heights

June 16, 2019

Planning for Trump Heights will begin following Israel’s general election on Sept. 17.…

CEO: Boeing made mistake in handling warning-system problem

June 16, 2019

The CEO of Boeing says the company made a “mistake” in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in 737 Max jets before two deadly crashes of the top-selling plane…

As price of insulin soars, Americans caravan to Canada for lifesaving medicine 

June 16, 2019

One group says making the run across the border is safer than rationing the medication.…

Hong Kong protesters return to streets; leader apologizes but doesn’t withdraw extradition bill

June 16, 2019

Protesters crammed subway stations and turned roads into a sea of black, in another huge demonstration against a proposal to allow extraditions to China — even after the city’s leader backed off the bill. …

G-20 urges ‘voluntary action’ on marine plastic crisis but fails to agree on common approach

June 16, 2019

The United States is blocking efforts to set global targets to eliminate single-use plastics.…

Massive protests draw apology from Hong Kong leadership

June 16, 2019

Hong Kong citizens marched for hours in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city’s top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony…

Russians keep heat on police after reporter’s case closed

June 16, 2019

About 1,500 people in Moscow have demonstrated against police abuse of power over drug-dealing charges against a Russian journalist that the government says had no basis…

Libya’s Sarraj calls for elections in 2019 to end war

June 16, 2019

Head of Libya’s UN-recognized government proposes nationwide elections in 2019 to end war…

Sudanese officials say deposed strongman Omar al-Bashir is being taken to the prosecutor’s office for corruption probe

June 16, 2019

Sudanese officials say deposed strongman Omar al-Bashir is being taken to the prosecutor’s office for corruption probe…

The Latest: Pompeo stresses diplomacy in Gulf crisis

June 16, 2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is stressing diplomacy in responding to suspected attacks on oil tankers in the Middle East…

Amanda Knox, in tearful return to Italy, roars against wrongful conviction

June 16, 2019

The American, once convicted and imprisoned in the death of a roommate, blamed prosecutors and the media.…

Amanda Knox, in tearful return to Italy, roars against wrongful conviction

June 16, 2019

The American, once convicted and imprisoned in the death of a roommate, blames prosecutors and the media.…

Israeli PM’s wife sentenced for misusing state funds

June 16, 2019

The wife of Israel’s prime minister has been sentenced to pay a fine of roughly $15,000 for misusing state funds…

Pope dons helmet to enter earthquake-hit cathedral in Italy

June 16, 2019

Pope Francis donned a white firefighter’s safety helmet on Sunday and entered a damaged cathedral during a visit to central Italy where he is giving encouragement to people still struggling three years after devastating earthquakes struck…

2 killed in heavy storms in Switzerland, France

June 16, 2019

Authorities say a tourist has drowned in Switzerland’s Lake Geneva after her boat capsized in a driving storm, and another was killed in nearby France after high winds brought down a tree on her campsite…

What No One Knows About Laws

June 16, 2019

A Guide to Choosing an Accident Lawyer

On the off chance that a person ends up being involved in an accident, their life is probably going to be affected in a great way. One of the ways the life of a person can be affected will be loss of employment if they are injured. It is the right of a person who was involved in an accident to get the compensation that they need if the accident was caused by the carelessness of another person. If you are involved in an accident and you need to get the best compensation from your case, it is …

What No One Knows About Laws

June 16, 2019

A Guide to Choosing an Accident Lawyer

On the off chance that a person ends up being involved in an accident, their life is probably going to be affected in a great way. One of the ways the life of a person can be affected will be loss of employment if they are injured. It is the right of a person who was involved in an accident to get the compensation that they need if the accident was caused by the carelessness of another person. If you are involved in an accident and you need to get the best compensation from your case, it is …

Saudi crown prince says kingdom isn’t seeking war in region

June 16, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says the kingdom isn’t seeking war in the region, but won’t hesitate to deal with any threats to its people and vital interests…

Aging grand hotel highlights the ethnic division in Cyprus

June 16, 2019

Once the playground of Cyprus’ elite, the Ledra Palace Hotel remains a poignant symbol of Cyprus’ ethnic division…

Over 40% of newly elected Indian lawmakers facing charges

June 16, 2019

Nearly 43% of new members of India’s lower house of Parliament have won office despite facing criminal charges…

Rights group: Pakistan shouldn’t execute mentally ill man

June 16, 2019

A rights group has urged the Pakistani government not to execute a prisoner with “clear symptoms of mental illness” scheduled to be hanged in two days…

UN anti-terror official makes controversial trip to Xinjiang

June 16, 2019

China says the U.N. counterterrorism chief has visited Xinjiang despite protests from the U.S. and a rights group that the trip would be inappropriate in light of the human rights conditions in the far west region…

Top contenders for president in Guatemala election

June 16, 2019

Here is a look at the top contenders in Guatemala’s presidential election…

Mexico vows to help Central American migrants amid crackdown

June 16, 2019

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says his country can’t turn its back on Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence…

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