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In Europe, Accusations Of Russian Meddling In Elections Come As No Surprise

The French presidential election is on Sunday. If nobody wins a majority, forecasters predict that Le Pen, of the far-right National Front party, and centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron could face off in a second round the following week — though this race has been anything but predictable.

April 20, 2017

Meet A Few Of The Bikers Backing Donald Trump

“We feel like it’s open season on law enforcement, there’s an assault on decency, and we’re here to stand with law enforcement, and in the event that we’re needed we’ll step up,” Cox said in a weekend interview.

July 19, 2016
Diamond Reynolds weeps after she recounts the incidents that led to the fatal shooting of her boyfriend Philando Castile by Minneapolis area police during a traffic stop on Wednesday, at a "Black Lives Matter" demonstration, in front of the Governor's Mansion in St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S., July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Miller

When It Comes To Police Shootings, The U.S. Doesn’t Look Like A Developed Nation

According to the 2013 Global Study on Homicide report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, 60 percent of the murders in the US were committed with guns, compared to only 13 percent in Europe.

July 13, 2016
Ashton Carter

The Pentagon’s New Rules Allow Anti-ISIS Airstrikes When Civilian Deaths Are More Likely

Previously, US airstrikes in Iraq and Syria that risked civilian deaths were permitted in limited cases.

April 21, 2016
Dreamers, Immigration

Supreme Court Hears Immigration Case — And Starts With Tough Questions For Lawyers

A tie, which is now more possible, would let stand an appeals court ruling that blocks the expanded DACA and DAPA program from taking effect.

April 19, 2016
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad speaks during a TV interview in Damascus, Syria in this still image taken from a video on November 29, 2015. REUTERS/Reuters TV courtesy of Czech Television

Document Leak In Syria ‘Enough To Convict Assad Of War Crimes’

In particular, the 600,000 pages of documentation show Assad has command responsibility for the extra-judicial detention, torture and killing of thousands of his own citizens.

April 12, 2016

Witnesses To The Beirut Bombings Describe Carnage In The Street

At least 43 people were killed and around 200 injured in a twin suicide bomb attack claimed by the Islamic State in Beirut’s southern suburbs on Thursday evening.

November 12, 2015