Closing out their case, House Democrats warned in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial that the president will persist in abusing his power and endangering American democracy unless Congress intervenes to remove him before the 2020 election.
The UN deputy chief said Friday there is an “alarming” crisis in education, pointing to the 258 million children under the age of 17 who are not going to school — and only 49 percent completing secondary education.
Poland accused the European Union on Saturday of double standards for questioning the country’s Constitutional Tribunal, intensifying a spat between Warsaw and Brussels ahead of a visit by the bloc’s top rule of law official.
Chinese authorities rapidly expanded a mammoth quarantine effort aimed at containing a deadly contagion on Friday to 13 cities and a staggering 41 million people, as nervous residents were checked for fevers and the death toll climbed to 26.
Lead House impeachment manager Adam Schiff called dramatically for the Senate to remove President Donald Trump from office Thursday, saying the US leader cannot be trusted to put the country's interests ahead of his own.
Iran’s Parliament speaker and the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) chief on Wednesday deplored a recent decision by the three European parties – E3 – to the 2015 nuclear deal to trigger the dispute mechanism in the Iran nuclear deal.
A drone attack carried out by American forces earlier this month in western Afghanistan that apparently targeted a splinter Taliban group also killed at least 15 civilians including three women and three children, an Afghan rights official and a council member said.