UN human rights chief ‘appalled’ at US migrant centre conditions

By Chris Robertson, news reporter The UN’s high commissioner for human rights has said she is…

U.N. Rights Head ‘Shocked’ by Treatment of Migrant Children at U.S. Border

GENEVA — The United Nations human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet, condemned on Monday how the United…

Janne E. Nolan, Principled Adviser on World Affairs, Is Dead at 67

WASHINGTON — Janne E. Nolan, an expert on international affairs and arms-control issues who advised politicians…

New Scandals Rock Government’s Foreign Broadcasting Service

WASHINGTON — The United States Agency for Global Media, the government’s foreign broadcast service, already struggling…

Trump Says He Will No Longer Deal With British Ambassador Whose Critical Cables Were Leaked

WASHINGTON — President Trump lashed out on Monday at Britain’s ambassador to the United States, saying…

Kris Kobach Announces Bid for Kansas Senate Seat

Kris W. Kobach, a Republican who rose to national prominence among conservatives through his hard-line positions…

Striker Neymar absent for 1st day of PSG preseason training

PARIS (AP) — Brazil striker Neymar could face punishment after missing French champion Paris Saint-Germain’s first…

Players hope World Cup successes turn into greater support

LYON, France (AP) — As the U.S. players celebrated their Women’s World Cup title by dancing…

US seizes cargo ship that contained 20 tonnes of cocaine

By Chris Robertson, news reporter US customs has anchored a cargo ship in Philadelphia, after agents…

The Iran Crisis: How We Got There and What’s Next

The International Atomic Energy Agency confirmed Monday that Iran had resumed enriching uranium to higher levels…

Kohl’s Is Betting on Amazon Returns to Drive Sales

It says volumes about the challenges facing brick-and-mortar stores that the “single biggest initiative” out of…

Tom Steyer May Decide the 2020 Democratic Field Needs a Billionaire After All

Tom Steyer, the California billionaire who toyed with the idea of a Democratic presidential campaign before…

No Plans for Aerial Survey of Arctic Refuge, Company Says

An oil services company said Monday it had no plans to conduct an aerial survey of…

‘What a mess’: Trump attacks Theresa May’s handling of Brexit

Donald Trump has attacked Theresa May’s handling of Brexit as a “mess” – and said he…

Mid-Brexit, Britons Pause to Debate What Really Matters: Tea

LONDON — Controversy over soccer star Alex Morgan’s tea-drinking World Cup victory dance has died down,…