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Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Moore running for US Senate

Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore's entry into the U.S. Senate race adds another layer of drama to what's already expected to be a rollicking special election to fill the … Click to Continue »

Europe's top human rights body debates new Hungarian laws

The Council of Europe, the continent's top human rights organization, is debating new Hungarian laws which critics say seek to limit academic rights and intimidate civic groups. Recent amendments to … Click to Continue »

Schools can't ban sunscreen under new Arizona law

Arizona schools can't require students to have a note from a parent to use and possess sunscreen under legislation signed by Gov. Doug Ducey. The bill signed Wednesday bars schools, … Click to Continue »

70-year-old man fatally shot by Prescott police identified

Authorities in Prescott have identified an armed man who was fatally shot by a police officer last weekend. Police say 70-year-old Wayne Noel Simard was a part-time Prescott resident. Officers … Click to Continue »

Germany: Turkey must answer reports of election fraud

Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany is closely watching to see how Turkey will respond to reports from international election monitors who noted a series of irregularities in a referendum to … Click to Continue »

Angry Turkey protests Czech parliament's genocide vote

Turkey is protesting the Czech Parliament's vote that recognizes the killing of Armenians a century ago as genocide. Turkey's Foreign Ministry says in a statement it condemned the resolution "in … Click to Continue »

China bans list of Islamic names in restive Xinjiang region

Authorities in China's Xinjiang region are prohibiting parents from giving children some Islamic names in the latest effort to dilute the influence of religion on life in the ethnic Uighur … Click to Continue »

UNICEF urges Malaysia to ban corporal punishment in schools

The U.N. children's agency on Thursday urged Malaysia to ban corporal punishment in schools, following the death of an 11-year-old boy who was allegedly abused at a religious school. The … Click to Continue »

Prosecutor will not charge officers who shot man 19 times

35 minutes agoPolitics / US Politics : The Signal

SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — Three police officers who shot a black man 19 times were cleared of charges Wednesday because the man had a gun when he was killed, a prosecutor said.

Activists Try to Turn Anti-Trump Protests Towards 9 Companies

And they're letting you email the CEOs and board members directly

iPhone 8 Performs Better Than Galaxy S8 In Leaked Benchmark

36 minutes agoPolitics / US Politics : The Signal

A leaked benchmark shows Apple’s 2017 flagship phone could be way better than Samsung’s Galaxy S8 in terms of performance.

Top euro officials eye May agreement on Greek loans

Leading European officials hope the deadlock preventing Greece from getting much-needed bailout cash will be broken next month. Jeroen Dijsselbloem, who chairs meetings of the eurozone's 19 finance ministers, said … Click to Continu...

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Angela Merkel: Britain has 'illusions' about how easy Brexit will be

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said suggested that Britain has 'illusions' about how straightforward Brexit will be. Speaking in German Parliament, she said the new relationship between Britain and the EU could not be negotiated...Show More Summary

Boris Johnson says it will be 'difficult to say no' if Trump asks Britain to join attack on Syria

LONDON — The British government would agree to a request from Donald Trump to attack Syria, even without the support of the UK parliament, Boris Johnson has said. The Foreign Secretary told the Today Programme on Thursday that Britain...Show More Summary

Fire and ICE: The Return of Workplace Immigration Raids

Erik McGregor/Sipa via AP Images Members of Brandworkers call for an emergency solidarity march in Long Island City, Queens on March 22, 2017, in solidarity with immigrant workers at Tom Cat Bakery fighting ICE after being told by owners...Show More Summary

The Latest: Syria state media says Israel behind attack

The Latest on Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Syria's state media is reporting that Israel has attacked a military installation near the Damascus International Airport. SANA says Israel fired … Click to Continue »

The Latest: Le Pen goes fishing for votes _ literally

The Latest on France's presidential election (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Marine Le Pen has gone fishing for votes — literally. The far-right French presidential candidate spent several hours, from … Click to Continue »

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