Turkey arrests suspected spies for UAE, probing Khashoggi link

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey arrested two intelligence operatives in Istanbul on Monday who confessed to spying on Arab nationals on behalf of the United Arab Emirates, a senior Turkish... Read more »

Judge upholds New York City’s mandatory measles vaccination order

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Brooklyn judge on Thursday ruled against a group of parents who challenged New York City’s recently imposed mandatory measles vaccination order, rejecting their arguments... Read more »

For Notre-Dame, lessons from a fire-damaged New York cathedral

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Before the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris can begin, engineers may have to tap nearly every stone in the cathedral and listen for subtle sounds... Read more »

French President Macron hopes to rebuild Notre-Dame in five years

PARIS (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Tuesday that France would rebuild the fire-devastated Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, saying he hoped the work would be done in five... Read more »

Hate crime charges lodged against suspect in Louisiana church burnings

(Reuters) – Three additional charges were lodged against the son of a sheriff’s deputy accused of burning down three predominately black churches in southern Louisiana in the past few... Read more »

Pope shares sadness of French over Notre Dame, hopes for restoration

Pope Francis meets with the representatives of Italy’s National Amateur League (Lega Nazionale Dilettanti) at the Vatican, April 15, 2019. Vatican Media/­Handout via REUTERS VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope... Read more »

Jailed Reuters reporters, U.S. border photographers win Pulitzer Prizes

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Reuters won two Pulitzer Prizes on Monday, one for revealing the massacre of 10 Muslim Rohingya men by Buddhist villagers and Myanmar security forces, and... Read more »

Australian media charges over Cardinal Pell trial ‘chilling’ for open justice: lawyer

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Charges against dozens of journalists and publishers in Australia over the reporting of Cardinal George Pell’s child sex abuse conviction will have a chilling effect on... Read more »

Trump wishes ‘no ill will’ with tweet on Muslim lawmaker: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump did not wish any harm in his Twitter post criticizing Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s comments on the 9/11 attacks, White House spokeswoman Sarah... Read more »

Nicaraguan bishop, a vocal Ortega critic, says he was target of assassination plot

MANAGUA (Reuters) – A Roman Catholic bishop in Nicaragua who has been a sharp critic of the government of President Daniel Ortega said he had been the target of... Read more »