Putin envoy in Caracas rejects US revival of Monroe Doctrine

Europe 04/18/19, 14:34

As Venezuela's reliance on Russia grows amid the country's unfolding crisis, Vladimir Putin's point man in Caracas is pushing back on the U.S. revival of a doctrine used for generations to justify military interventions in the region. In a rare interview, ...

Trump tweets video edited to suggest Omar dismissive of 9/11

Politics 04/12/19, 19:11

President Donald Trump weighed in Friday on the most recent controversy involving Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar, retweeting video edited to suggest that the Minnesota congresswoman was dismissive of the significance of the Sept. 11 attacks. The video pulls a snippet of ...

Update: Musical about town post-9/11 wins London award

Entertainment 04/07/19, 15:19

The Latest on the Olivier Awards honoring London stage productions (all times local):9:10 p.m."Come From Away" has been named best new musical at Britain's Olivier stage awards.Actress Sally Field, from left, actors Kyle Soller and Bill Pullman pose for photographers ...

Deteriorating Sept. 11 memorial removed in Wisconsin

U.S. 04/04/19, 12:47

A memorial to the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is being torn down in Wisconsin after a failed fundraising effort to repair it.The memorial was donated to Green Bay in 2005 and featured a piece of steel from ...

Saudi Arabia revokes citizenship of Hamza bin Laden

Asia & Pacific 03/01/19, 18:50

Saudi Arabia announced Friday it had revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who has become an increasingly prominent figure in the terror network.There was no immediate explanation why the royal decree stripping ...

Lawmakers, first responders sound alarm on 9/11 fund

Politics 02/25/19, 16:50

More than 17 years after the 9/11 attacks, lawmakers and first responders are urging Congress to ensure that a victims' compensation fund does not run out of money. Members of the New York delegation, surrounded by first responders, survivors and family ...

Colorado Catholic dioceses submit to voluntary abuse review

U.S. 02/19/19, 19:28

A former federal prosecutor will review the sexual abuse files of Colorado's Roman Catholic dioceses, and the church has agreed to pay an unlimited amount of reparations to victims under a voluntary joint effort undertaken with the help of the ...

9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses

U.S. 02/15/19, 16:48

The compensation fund for victims of 9/11 is running out of money and will cut future payments by 50 to 70 percent, officials announced Friday.September 11th Victim Compensation Fund special master Rupa Bhattacharyya said she was "painfully aware of the ...

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