Government websites in Ohio, Maryland and New York have been hacked with what appears to be pro-ISIS propaganda.
Germany has warned Turkey that members of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security detail who were involved in a brawl in Washington last month "are not welcome in Germany."
When most people think about domestic violence, they probably think of physical, sexual or emotional abuse, but less well-known is how partners can use financial means to abuse and terrorize their partners.
The Russian Ambassador to the US at the center of a political firestorm over his encounters with associates of President Donald Trump is leaving his post and returning to Moscow.
BERLIN — Turkish bodyguards served with criminal charges for allegedly attacking protesters outside the ambassador's residence in D.C. “won't set foot on German soil in the foreseeable future, so also during the G-20 summit,” a spokesman for the German Foreign Ministry said Monday. Germany is preparing for mass protests when Hamburg, a northern port city, hosts leaders of the […]
The Supreme Court Monday allowed parts of President Donald Trump's travel ban to go into effect and will hear oral arguments in the case this fall.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has told EU citizens living in the UK that family members will be able to join them after Brexit.
A 60-year-old Spanish woman has succeeded in winning a judicial order to have the body of surrealist painter Salvador Dalí exhumed for DNA extraction so that she can know whether she is his daughter. Dalí died in 1989 at 85 and was previously thought to be childless — even largely celibate — although Pilar Abel, a […]
The case was at the Supreme Court because two federal appellate courts had ruled against President Trump’s travel policy, which would impose a 90-day pause in travel from citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. The president’s travel order has been one of the most controversial of the Trump administration, as the first […]
Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia, Mo., wanted to participate in a state program that reimbursed the cost of rubberizing the surface of playgrounds. But the state said that was not allowed. The exclusion raised big questions about how to uphold the Constitution’s prohibition on government support for religion without discriminating against those who are religious. […]
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has always been considered one of the world's natural wonders, but now we know how much some economists think it's really worth.
The Supreme Court said it will consider next term whether a Denver baker unlawfully discriminated against a gay couple by refusing to sell them a wedding cake. Lower courts had ruled that Jack Phillips, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, had violated Colorado’s public accommodations law, which prohibits refusing service to customers based on factors such […]
Bowing to pressure from the ultra-Orthodox parties, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu froze plans for an egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall, one of Judaism's holiest sites.
Wonder Woman welcomed the boss to @pridetoronto earlier today #toronto #yyz #prideto #pride2017 #torontopride A post shared by Adam Scotti (@adamscotti) on Jun 25, 2017 at 2:52pm PDT Canada's Justin Trudeau took part in Toronto's Gay Pride parade, with the prime minister's official photographer Adam Scotti there to mark only the second time that a Canadian […]
Britain's embattled Prime Minister Theresa May has finally secured a governing majority in the UK Parliament after agreeing a deal with a political party with 10 MPs from Northern Ireland.
MOSCOW — More Russians consider Joseph Stalin the “most outstanding person” in world history than any other leader, according to a poll released Monday. Tied for second in the same survey is the man who has done more than anyone to restore the notorious Soviet dictator's reputation, Russian President Vladimir Putin. The poll by the Levada Center asked a representative […]
A "couple of hundred" ISIS fighters still defend the Old City in western Mosul, though it's not clear how many civilians are trapped in the area, a US-led coalition spokesman said.
In New Delhi, the heat is oppressive, with burning pyres of rubbish assaulting your nose. In São Paulo and Beijing, thick smog shrouds the city and stings your eyes. In London, the diesel engines of black cabs have become the ambient background noise of the capital. Yet on the quiet shores of Norway's Tautra island, the air is clean and delicately perfumed with pine.
Can lightning strike twice for Jimmy Spithill and Oracle Team USA?