A child development specialist is accused of trying to overthrow the government. He says his arrest was an accident.
The sanctions are the first international action against Sri Lanka stemming from its brutal civil war. Several members of the new government are also accused of wartime abuses.
Passengers on a cruise ship that was turned away from ports around Asia over fears they could be carrying the new coronavirus finally began disembarking in Cambodia on Friday (14 February). Cambodia’s strongman premier Hun Sen welcomed around 100 tourists...
Spain committed no violation when it expelled migrants trying to force their way onto EU territory by scaling fences in a North African enclave, the European Court of Human Rights ruled Thursday (13 Fenruary). The ruling, which reverses an earlier...
Obstruction by the rebel Huthi authorities in northern Yemen has put the world's biggest humanitarian lifeline at risk, threatening millions with starvation.
In “Human Diversity,” Murray criticizes what he sees as the central tenets of a stifling orthodoxy in the social sciences: Gender is a construct; race is a construct; and class is a function of privilege.
The state will also pay $100,000 to Kenneth Caban Gonzalez, who was wrongfully arrested on charges that he provided false documents with his driver’s license application.
Lawrence Ray was charged with moving into his daughter’s dormitory and targeting her friends for exploitation.
At least 15 people drowned, reports said. One official said the 50-person boat was carrying 130 away from refugee camps.
When President Barack Obama contended with an Ebola outbreak, Mr. Trump demanded measures like canceling flights, forcing quarantines and even denying the return of American medical workers.
To mark the sixth annual international day of prayer and awareness against human trafficking, nuns and lay people took to the streets.
After a decade of stagnation, black and African-American workers have seen pay increase. One man’s story shows the hope — and limitations — with that shift.
Richard Spencer, ousted as Navy secretary after he publicly disagreed with President Trump’s intervention in a war crimes case involving a Navy SEAL, is a lifelong Republican.
John Davis, who last year retired from the Department of Human Services, used some of the funds to pay for Brett DiBiase, a former professional wrestler, to go to drug rehab, the state auditor said.
It’s part of a settlement the company reached with the New York City Commission on Human Rights to address recent racist incidents. Dior and Gucci are next.
Southern Country International received millions of dollars from Mr. Epstein’s estate in December.
The EU needs to change strategy if it wishes to stand for democracy in Cuba, by opening up to independent civil society, write Anders L. Petersson and Erik Jennische.
Mr. Trump is bringing the deputy chief of the Border Patrol, while one of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers will be the guest of Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat of California.