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Tech Companies Struggle With How to Curtail Offensive Speech

Tech Companies Struggle With How to Curtail Offensive Speech

Twitter users are blocking companies like Pepsi, Nike and Uber on Twitter to pressure the social media firm to permanently ban American broadcaster Alex Jones for what they say are his abusive
Surge in Taliban Attacks Keeps US, Afghan Guessing on Peace Talks

Surge in Taliban Attacks Keeps US, Afghan Guessing on Peace Talks

Taliban insurgents unleashed a fresh wave of attacks across Afghanistan this week, overrunning at least two Afghan military bases and launching a sustained attack on a key city, in a multifront show
Former UN Leader Kofi Annan Dead at 80

Former UN Leader Kofi Annan Dead at 80

Kofi Annan, the former secretary-general of the United Nations has died. He was 80 years old. Annan's family and his foundation announced on Twitter that he "passed away peacefully," Saturday after a
Donald Trump replaced all the furniture Melania picked for the White House

Donald Trump replaced all the furniture Melania picked for the White House

Sources said it was an example of Trump's inability to 'relent on even the smallest requests from his wife'.
Dad accused of killing wife and children ‘put bodies into oil drums to mask smell’

Dad accused of killing wife and children ‘put bodies into oil drums to mask smell’

Police believe Christopher Watts dumped the remains of Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, in tanks at the plant where he worked.
Taliban Chief: US Offers to End Afghan War 'Neither Rational Nor Practical'

Taliban Chief: US Offers to End Afghan War 'Neither Rational Nor Practical'

The fugitive Taliban leader renewed his call Saturday for direct talks with the United States, dismissing as impractical and unacceptable "propositions" he asserted Washington has offered to promote a
School counsellor ‘sacked’ for being married to a woman

School counsellor ‘sacked’ for being married to a woman

Guidance counsellor and administrator Shelly Fitzgerald says she was told to resign or end her marriage.
Economic Fears Grip Turkey

Economic Fears Grip Turkey

Turkey’s currency this month has suffered heavy falls triggered by U.S. Turkish tensions over the ongoing detention of an American pastor. Washington's threat to impose new economic sanctions sparked
US School Districts Weigh Duty to Youth Migrant Shelters

US School Districts Weigh Duty to Youth Migrant Shelters

When San Benito, Texas, school leaders learned of an influx of children to a migrant shelter in their small town near the U.S.-Mexico border, they felt obliged to help. The superintendent reached out
Report: White House Counsel Is Cooperating With Russia Investigation

Report: White House Counsel Is Cooperating With Russia Investigation

The White House's top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, sharing detailed accounts about the episodes at the heart
Judge Blocks Use of Guantanamo Bay Detainees' Statements to FBI Interrogators

Judge Blocks Use of Guantanamo Bay Detainees' Statements to FBI Interrogators

In the U.S. case against five Guantanamo detainees who are accused of aiding in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, a military judge has ruled that prosecutors may not use statements the detainees
Annan’s Fight for Equality, Human Rights Lives On

Annan’s Fight for Equality, Human Rights Lives On

Kofi Annan left the United Nations far more committed than it had been to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights — and until his death Saturday he was speaking out about
Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

Won Yun last saw his grandmother and sisters on the banks of the Taedong River during the January Fourth Retreat of the Korean War. Eventually, Yun, his grandfather, parents and three brothers made it
Turkey's Economic Crisis Rattles Global Markets

Turkey's Economic Crisis Rattles Global Markets

A budding trade war between the U.S. and Turkey over a detained American pastor is having global consequences. A sharp drop in Turkey's lira, inflation and the threat of loan defaults, could drag down
Scientists Extract Uranium Powder from Seawater with Yarn

Scientists Extract Uranium Powder from Seawater with Yarn

The world's oceans are filled with trace amounts of uranium, the primary fuel for nuclear power reactors. The trick is extracting it from the seawater. Now, scientists in the U.S. say they have done
Dragonfly, Privacy Issues Keep Google in the Headlines

Dragonfly, Privacy Issues Keep Google in the Headlines

Google has been in the headlines recently, and the news was not good. The technology company left the Chinese market eight years ago to protest Beijing's censorship, but now appears ready to return
Largest Collection of Tiffany Glass Housed in NY Warehouse

Largest Collection of Tiffany Glass Housed in NY Warehouse

About 250,000 pieces of multicolored and iridescent glass sit in a warehouse on an industrial block in Long Island City, Queens, which houses the largest collection of Tiffany glass. It's a welcome
Gun-Control Initiative Brings Protesters on Both Sides to Seattle

Gun-Control Initiative Brings Protesters on Both Sides to Seattle

Right-wing demonstrators gathered Saturday in Seattle for a “Liberty or Death” rally that drew counter-protesters from the left while dozens of police kept the two sides apart.The right-wing groups
Wife of Olympic skier Bode Miller shares picture of dying daughter to warn against child drownings

Wife of Olympic skier Bode Miller shares picture of dying daughter to warn against child drownings

Morgan Beck posted a photo to Instagram of herself weeping while holding onto 19-month old Emmy, found floating in a neighbour's pool.
Largest Collection of Iconic Tiffany Glass Housed in NY Warehouse

Largest Collection of Iconic Tiffany Glass Housed in NY Warehouse

Tucked away in an industrial block in the New York City borough of Queens is an ordinary-looking warehouse containing an extraordinary treasure: a quarter-million sheets, shards and pieces of