Government And Politics

Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

Sep 23, 2017

In a new Egyptian film, an ultra-conservative Muslim is torn by his love of Michael Jackson, mirroring a country's struggle between traditions and modern global influences

Trump assures voters Strange is a stronger Senate candidate

Sep 23, 2017

Campaigning in Alabama's Republican Senate runoff, Trump assures voters Strange a stronger candidate than Moore in general election

World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan

Sep 23, 2017

World is asking if North Korea's next nuclear test will involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan

Trump says protesting players in NFL should be fired

Sep 23, 2017

Trump has a suggestion for National Football League owners whose players decide to take a knee during the national anthem: fire them

McCain doesn't back GOP health care bill, drawing Trump ire

Sep 23, 2017

McCain opposes latest GOP health care bill, drawing ire from Trump and possibly dealing death blow to repeal-and-replace effort

Next version of Trump travel ban could be more tailored

Sep 23, 2017

New, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries could be part of next version of Trump's travel ban

Evidence standards changed for campus assault investigations

Sep 23, 2017

New federal rules allow universities to require higher standard of evidence when investigating allegations of sexual assault

Trade panel says low-cost solar imports hurt US companies

Sep 23, 2017

A U.S. trade commission is preparing to consider whether to recommend tariffs on imported solar panels

North Korea's H-bomb threat comes with potential risks

Sep 23, 2017

North Korea's threat to explode a hydrogen bomb over Pacific raises questions about possibility of war, other risks

China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

Sep 23, 2017

China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea in new pressure over nuclear, missile ambitions