As the Russian- and Iran-backed Syrian military restores government control over the country, its meeting resistance from opposing international forces.
A judge ordered two homeless women who have been occupying a vacant house in Oakland, California to leave the premises within five days or be forced out by police.
Neither Utah nor any other state can defend what amounts to state-sanctioned discrimination.
Climate change protests organized by the group, Extinction Rebellion, are taking place around the world.
"The quake was 10 kilometres deep and was felt in most of Punjab province, some parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The worst hit was Mirpur, Azad Kashmir," said Pakistan's chief meteorologist Muhammad Riaz.
A Pakistani cabinet member tells Newsweek he is "extremely worried about an escalation" from India in response to the situation in Kashmir.
Their joint effort to ban U.S. congresswomen from visiting the West Bank aligns the U.S. and Israel with the global authoritarian right.
The president tweeted that Tlaib, and her fellow lawmaker, Ilhan Omar, should be barred from the humanitarian visit.
"I support Hong Kong Police, you can beat me now," the Disney star reportedly said.
Footage appears to show not only uniformed police making arrests, but officers dressed in the black t-shirts and hard hats that have become a symbol of the resistance.
"We won't sit back and allow the decades long bipartisan attack on immigrants to continue," Cata Santiago, a spokesperson for Cosecha Movement, said in a press release.
The group, calling itself Smash Cruises**t, released a statement condemning the "catastrophic local and global consequences of cruises."
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo praised the "heroic protest movement" that was crushed by Chinese troops in 1989.
Democrats are speaking out as never before against Israel's occupation of the West Bank, while Republicans hope to use the partisan revolt to drive a wedge between Jewish voters.
Activist group IfNotNow is demanding that the organization better reflect the complexities of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict during its funded tours.
A second suspect in the shooting death of a 7-year-old Houston girl has been charged with capital murder, Texas authorities announced Tuesday.
Ukraine's former ruling party made Illegal cash payments worth millions of dollars to President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort, a Kiev court determined on Wednesday.
"I'm proud of yesterday's Golden Horse Awards – it highlighted how Taiwan is different from China," President Tsai Ing-Wen wrote on her Facebook page.
A recent South Korea court ruling has stirred anger in Japan just as the U.S. may need them both the most in order to advance peace talks with North Korea.
Protesters have been living in the 12,000-year-old forest for years in an attempt to keep German utility company RWE from clearing the land in order to expand coal-mining operations.
Officials found 95 graves beneath at the site of a new school in April.
Around 200 public figures signed a letter urging the government to take action.
Iran and Israel both want Russia's support, but how long can Moscow remain in the middle?
Syria is reclaiming one of its final rebel-held regions, but Israel has reportedly continued to strike Iranian assets in the heart of the war-torn country.
Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, publicly told the Council a year ago that Washington might leave the body unless a "chronic anti-Israel bias" were removed.
Russia is hoping the World Cup will improve its international image, which may be a challenge considering the Kremlin has been accused of war crimes in Syria and Ukraine, spy poisonings in Britain and election meddling in the U.S. and other Western countries.
The former George W. Bush ethics chief is running for the Senate as a Democrat.
Strikes, walk-outs, and the rejection of meritorious advancement.
The four countries singled out in the latest State Department report on human rights are the same targeted by U.S. foreign policy.