World News Death toll in Venezuelan unrest climbs
CARACAS, Venezuela - Days before a polarizing vote to start rewriting its constitution, Venezuela is convulsing to a rhythm of daytime strikes and nocturnal clashes. The most recent violence drove the death toll from months of unrest to 100 on July 27.
Updated Aug 2, 2017 - 12:50:33 PM
World News Farrakhan To Address UK Audience
LONDON—An historic event for the Black community in Britain is coming Aug. 5 when the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan will speak directly to the United Kingdom for the first time since 2002.
Updated Jul 16, 2017 - 2:32:20 PM
National News Trump, America Shrinking On World Stage?
The reputation of United States, long thought of as an imperial super power and world bully, has literally deteriorated in the six months of the presidency of Donald J. Trump. The world is less secure, and there is a fast escalating threat that war might again erupt on the Korean Peninsula.
Updated Jul 12, 2017 - 1:06:03 AM
World News Mosque Attack Raises Questions Of Double Standards
The United Kingdom has been racked in recent weeks with violent attacks. Most blamed on so-called “Islamist” extremists or “jihadists” at war with everything they deem un-Islamic. That’s the basic narrative, say observers of extremism.
Updated Jun 28, 2017 - 1:56:25 PM
World News Middle East madness and confusion
Simultaneous gun attacks in Iran on June 7, killed at least 17 people and injured dozens. The gunmen targeted the Iranian parliament building and the Mausoleum of the late leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.
Updated Jun 14, 2017 - 10:05:08 AM
World News Venezuela threatens to exit OAS
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela is threatening to pull out of the Organization of American States as the socialist government’s response to political unrest that has been blamed for 27 deaths in recent weeks draws rebuke from the hemisphere’s major powers.
Updated May 3, 2017 - 10:04:50 AM