General News

Lawyers: Egypt releases 200 people swept up in crackdown

Nov 26, 2019

Egyptian rights lawyers say authorities have released over 200 people rounded up in a crackdown on recent, rare anti-government protests that brought the arrest of thousands more

Farmers blocking Berlin roads to protest government policies

Nov 26, 2019

Thousands of tractors are heading into Berlin as farmers protest the German government’s agricultural policies

Man arraigned in 1995 shooting in Boston

Nov 25, 2019

A man who authorities allege killed a man who kicked him out of a house party in Boston in 1995 has pleaded not guilty

Central American offered asylum in Guatemala opts for home

Nov 24, 2019

The first Central American asylum seeker sent to Guatemala under that country’s “safe third country” agreement with the U.S. has opted to instead return to his home in Honduras

The Latest: Blast in capital Kabul targeted UN vehicle

Nov 24, 2019

An Afghan official says a blast in that capital Kabul targeting a United Nations vehicle has left at least 1 dead

UK Conservatives vow open view of costs of campaign pledges

Nov 24, 2019

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party is pledging fiscal openness with the unveiling of its campaign pledges

Man living in Milwaukee bunker appears in court on 2 charges

Nov 23, 2019

A Milwaukee man who was living in an underground bunker that contained a stash of weapons is facing two felony counts

Mudslides, floods kill 34 people in western Kenya

Nov 23, 2019

Authorities say heavy rains in western Kenya created overnight floods that have killed 34 people, including 29 people buried in mudslides

2 dead, 9 missing after fishing boat sinks off Morocco

Nov 23, 2019

Morocco’s government says two people have died and nine others are missing after a fishing boat with at least 11 crew members aboard capsized off southwest Morocco

Iowa appeals ex-Gov. Branstad $1.5M discrimination verdict

Nov 22, 2019

Gov. Kim Reynolds has decided to appeal to the Iowa Supreme Court a jury verdict that concluded former Gov. Terry Branstad discriminated against a former state official because the official is gay

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