Time’s Up: Women launch campaign to fight sexual harassment

US & Canada US & Canada Time’s Up: Women launch campaign to fight sexual harassment Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email … Read more

Trump blasts Pakistan ‘deceit’ in first tweet of the year

Trump blasts Pakistan ‘deceit’ in first tweet of the year Getty Images President Trump has previously said Pakistan offers a “safe haven” to terrorists President Donald Trump has accused Pakistan of lying and deceiving the United States while receiving billions of dollars in foreign aid.In his first tweet of the year, he also alleged Pakistan … Read more

German AfD MP under fire for anti-Muslim new year tweets

Europe Europe German AfD MP under fire for anti-Muslim new year tweets Image copyright EPA Ms Storch waves a bag reading “AfD? Appropriate disposal of right-wing agitation!” in parliament in December A German politician is facing a police investigation over inflammatory comments made on New Year’s Eve.Beatrix von Storch, deputy leader of Germany’s far-right AfD … Read more

US teen arrested after family shot dead on New Year’s Eve

US & Canada US & Canada US teen arrested after family shot dead on New Year’s Eve Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this … Read more

Palestinian girl charged after slapping soldier on video

Palestinian girl charged after slapping soldier on video Media captionAhed Tamimi was arrested after this video went viralIsraeli authorities have charged a Palestinian teenager with assault after a video of her hitting and pushing Israeli soldiers went viral.Ahed Tamimi, 17, and her cousin were filmed in a confrontation with the soldiers that was widely shared … Read more

Californians line up to light up as recreational weed becomes legal

Some Californians raised “blunts,” cut ribbons and endured long, early morning lines outside marijuana dispensaries to show their love for the state’s recreational pot law, which went into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Monday. At Berkeley Patients Group, which billed itself as the country’s longest-running medical pot dispensary, the number of daily customers was expected … Read more

Iranians stage biggest protests since ’09, turn wrath toward religious leaders

TEHRAN, Iran — The most significant protests in eight years are rocking Iran, with state media reporting Monday that at least 12 demonstrators have been killed and a police spokesman saying one officer was fatally shot. Hundreds of people have been arrested and activists are taking the rare step of publicly criticizing the country’s religious … Read more

Charges against ‘swatting’ suspect could be complicated

News analysis Los Angeles police have arrested Tyler Barriss on a fugitive warrant in California arising from a Thursday evening incident in Kansas, where a suspected “swatting” hoax and a phony 911 call ended in the fatal police shooting of an unarmed man, Andrew Finch. Prosecutors will now have to figure out what, if anything, … Read more

Georgia tops Oklahoma in double OT thriller to reach national championship

Upcoming Events No Events at this time PASADENA, Calif. — If you’re going to mount an epic comeback, making history in the Granddaddy of them All isn’t a bad place to do so. No. 3 Georgia stormed back from 17 down (and a seven point deficit in the final few minutes) against the Heisman Trophy … Read more