Confusion over missing Nigerian girls, parents demand answers
Parents express grief and disappointment after the government retracts a statement that some girls were rescued.
China seizes control of Anbang, chairman prosecuted
The Chinese government seizes control of Anbang Insurance and says its chairman has been prosecuted, a dramatic move that highlights Beijing's willingness to curtail big-spending conglomerates as it cracks down on financial risk. David Pollard reports. Video provided by Reuters
Myanmar bulldozes Rohingya villages after 'cleansing' campaign
Myanmar’s government is using bulldozers to literally erase villages from the earth — in a vast operation rights groups say is destroying crucial evidence of mass atrocities against the nation’s ethnic Rohingya Muslim minority.
Russia blocks UN resolution on ceasefire in Syria
World leaders called Thursday for an urgent cease-fire in Syria as government forces pounded the opposition-controlled eastern suburbs of the capital in a crushing campaign that has left hundreds of people dead in recent days.
Myanmar bulldozes Rohingya villages, destroying scores of crime scenes: human rights group
First, their villages were burned to the ground. Now, Myanmar’s government is using bulldozers to literally erase them from the earth.
Global watchdog to put Pakistan back on terrorist financing watchlist: sources
A global money-laundering watchdog has decided to place Pakistan back on its terrorist financing watchlist, a government official and a diplomat said on Friday, in a likely blow to Pakistan's economy and its strained relations with the United States.
China prosecuting tycoon who considered Kushner investment
BEIJING (AP) — The founder of one of China’s biggest insurers, who had discussed possibly investing in a Manhattan skyscraper owned by the family of U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and adviser, will be prosecuted for financial offenses and regulators have taken control of his company, the government announced Friday. Anbang Insurance Group chairman Wu [...]
Measles Cases in Europe Quadrupled in 2017
Outbreaks across the continent infected 21,000 and killed at least 35 people. Now governments are moving to make vaccinations mandatory.
China seizes control of insurance giant Anbang
In an unusual move Anbang Insurance will be run by the government for one year.
Florida Shooting Survivor Warns Government Leaders, Make A Change, Or ElseOlder articles »
Lauren Hogg, a survivor of the Florida shooting, has a strong message for President Trump and lawmakers ... change, or else. Lauren lost 4 of her friends in the attack last week and is laser-focused on putting an end to the violence....