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Dakota Pipeline Protesters Demonstrate Through Facebook Check-ins

Dakota Pipeline Protesters Demonstrate Through Facebook Check-ins

A flurry of Facebook check-ins to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation at the epicenter of a protest against the Dakota Access pipeline is at least partially a response to…

Iraqi Forces Close In On Mosul

Iraqi Forces Close In On Mosul

An Iraqi general says special forces troops have taken control of the state television building inside Mosul as part of an offensive to drive Islamic State out of the city…

Enforced Disappearances Rise in Bangladesh

Enforced Disappearances Rise in Bangladesh

For over four years, Ruhul Amin, a street hawker in Dhaka, has searched in vain for his missing son. A day after his son, Mohammad Imam Hassan was abducted by…

Life After the ‘Jungle’ Closure in Calais

Life After the ‘Jungle’ Closure in Calais

France has finally closed its infamous “Jungle” migrant camp in Calais, dispatching more than 5,000 migrants to towns and cities around the country where they have a chance to…

Serbian PM Brushes Off Weapons Discovery Near His Residence

Serbian PM Brushes Off Weapons Discovery Near His Residence

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic sought to reassure the public about his safety on Sunday, a day after the discovery of a weapons cache hidden near his home that forced…

Furor Builds Over FBI Email Bombshell

Furor Builds Over FBI Email Bombshell

Furor continues to build over Friday’s FBI’s announcement that it is reviewing a new batch of emails that could pertain to Hillary Clinton’s handling of electronic communication…

Turkey Dismisses 10,000 Civil Servants

Turkey Dismisses 10,000 Civil Servants

Turkey has dismissed more than 10,000 civil servants as the government continues its crackdown following a failed coup in July. News of the removal of the academics, teachers and…

Australia Seeks Lifetime Ban on Boat People

Australia Seeks Lifetime Ban on Boat People

Australia’s parliament is set to vote next week on a plan that would ban any refugees who arrive in the country by boat from ever obtaining a visa…

Timing of FBI's Clinton Announcement Draws Criticism

Timing of FBI's Clinton Announcement Draws Criticism

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Saturday called the timing of the FBI’s announcement that it was assessing new evidence in her email case “unprecedented” and…