General News

The Latest: Group denounces call to remove monuments

Aug 17, 2017

A Civil War history group has denounced North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper's call to take down Confederate monuments in the state

Parents of Newtown victims want to know if teachers had keys

Aug 17, 2017

Lawyers for the parents of two children killed in the Newtown school massacre are demanding to see evidence that two slain teachers had access to keys that could have been used to lock their classroom doors

Catalan regional police say they are evacuating people from Barcelona's Las Ramblas area amid manhunt after van attack

Aug 17, 2017

Catalan regional police say they are evacuating people from Barcelona's Las Ramblas area amid manhunt after van attack

A grim subway reality: Corpses sometimes kept in break rooms

Aug 17, 2017

Transit workers are complaining about the longstanding police practice of using employee break rooms and bathrooms to temporarily store the bodies of people struck and killed by subway trains.

Catalan police confirm 1 arrest in Barcelona van attack, 'treating him as a terrorist'

Aug 17, 2017

Catalan police confirm 1 arrest in Barcelona van attack, 'treating him as a terrorist'

Brazil lawyers ask high court to compel impeachment debate

Aug 17, 2017

Brazil's bar association is asking the Supreme Court to compel lawmakers to consider more than two-dozen motions for President Michel Temer's impeachment that have stalled in the lower house

Spanish public broadcaster RTVE says 1 suspect in Barcelona van attack has been arrested

Aug 17, 2017

Spanish public broadcaster RTVE says 1 suspect in Barcelona van attack has been arrested

The Latest: Wisconsin Democrats argue against Foxconn breaks

Aug 17, 2017

Democrats in the Wisconsin state Assembly are arguing that a vote on $3 billion in tax breaks for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group should be delayed until the bill can be improved

Report: German-backed Arabic website blocked by Egypt

Aug 17, 2017

German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle says an Arabic-language news and culture website it operates has been blocked in Egypt

Boston gives permit for free speech rally, sets restrictions

Aug 17, 2017

Boston has granted permission for an event that organizers are calling a free speech rally but that some people fear is actually a white nationalist rally similar to the one that erupted in violence in Virginia last weekend

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