Anger and legal action threatened by some, after the Trump Administration announces the elimination of an Obama-era rule, protecting transgender health care patients from discrimination. The announcement from the White House, coming during pride month, and 4 years to the day, since the mass shooting at the poplar LGBT Pulse...
Abby Lee Miller's new Lifetime show as been pulled after her racist comments during Dance Moms were revealed. Abby’s Virtual Dance Off was announced back in April, and was meant to be a competition series that took place at-home during coronavirus self-isolation measures. The show was supposed to air...
Minneapolis' police department agreed Friday to new measures to combat excessive police force after negotiations with the state of Minnesota. After former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin kneeled on the neck of and killed George Floyd, negotiators for the city agreed to ban police from using chokeholds. The city also...
The two children of a former Saudi intelligence officer, who has been lying low abroad since the rise of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to power, “have disappeared” since their detention in March, their brother says. The disappearance of Omar and Sarah, son and daughter of Saad al-Jabri — who...
Indian-American Rahul Dubey emerged as an overnight hero in the US after he sheltered nearly 70 protesters in his house in Washington D.C. Monday night. The US has witnessed violent protests in the past week, after the death of 46-year-old George Floyd in Minneapolis. The African-American man died after a...
In the midst of many brands issuing statements in support of Black Lives Matter, Ben & Jerrys' statement stood out in a big way. The ice cream maker posted a blog this week detailing a four-step plan towards anti-racism action in the United States and reaffirming its commitment to...
Three more former police officers who were involved in the arrest of George Floyd in Minneapolis have been charged in connection to his death, and the officer who pressed a knee to Floyd's neck faces a new charge of second-degree murder, according to court documents. The three additional officers —...
A German man with a history of child sexual offences has been identified by police in the U.K. and Germany as a suspect in the disappearance of British toddler Madeleine McCann, who made headlines around the world when she vanished from the Portuguese resort 13 years ago. London's Metropolitan Police...
The Tokyo city government on Tuesday warned residents to stay at home unless they have urgent business to conduct, and instructed citizens to maintain social distancing, after registering its highest number of infections in almost a month. The Japanese capital lifted a state of emergency just a week ago but after 34 new...
Renault said it was launching talks with unions to reorganize plants in France, potentially leading to closures, as it cuts capacity and shrinks its workforce. The automaker will eliminate about 14,600 jobs worldwide and lower production capacity by almost a fifth in a move to dramatically reduce costs following the...