Judge rules in favor of Trump administration in family separation case

(Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge has ruled that the Trump administration’s ongoing separations of families at the U.S.-Mexico border based on parents’ criminal history or health exclusions are... Read more »

Judge rules Trump administration acting within authority in family separation at border

Mexican asylum seekers camping near the Paso del Norte international border crossing bridge while waiting to apply for asylum to the U.S. are evicted by the local government, who... Read more »

Human Rights Watch head denied entry to Hong Kong ahead of report launch

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The global head of Human Rights Watch said he was denied entry on Sunday to Hong Kong, where he was scheduled to launch the organization’s... Read more »

Judge clears path for voter petition to recall embattled Alaska governor

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) – The campaign to oust Alaska’s governor received court approval to proceed on Friday when a judge ruled that the allegations against the first-term Republican meet... Read more »

Chinese activist who helps sanitation workers detained, friends say

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – A Chinese labor activist and his assistant who ran a social media account helping sanitation workers in the southern city of Guangzhou have been arrested,... Read more »

Bloomberg climate plan would halve U.S. carbon emissions in 10 years

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Friday unveiled a climate plan to slash U.S. carbon emissions by 50% in ten years, by slapping tougher pollution... Read more »

Bloomberg climate plan would halve U.S. carbon emissions in 10 years

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Friday unveiled a climate plan to slash U.S. carbon emissions by 50% in ten years, by slapping tougher pollution... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court justices debate whether to dismiss major gun case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court’s consideration of a major gun rights case could end in a misfire, with the justices on Monday debating whether to dismiss a... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court justices wrestle over dismissing major gun case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday grappled with whether to dismiss a challenge backed by the powerful National Rifle Association to a New York City handgun... Read more »

Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of financing Amazon fires, offers no evidence

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without presenting any evidence, the... Read more »