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Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Eritrea Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Afghanistan Japan: Football Star Working for Rights Abuser UK's May to Warn Against 'Damage' of Second Brexit Vote Guinea Bissau Women Entrepreneurs Share Ideas, Expand Business Report to Senate: Russia Used Every Major Social Media Platform to Help Trump Win Study Finds Chronic Fatigue Clues in Overactive Immune Response HQ Trivia, Vine Co-Founder Found Dead Suspected Gas Explosion Destroys Eatery in Japan, Hurts 42 Freed Cameroonians Ask for Release of Separatist Leaders Sudanese President Is First Arab Leader to Visit Syria in 8 Years Ottawa's Ambassador Meets with 2nd Canadian Citizen Arrested in China Iraq Lays Cornerstone in Rebuilding Mosul Mosque Saudi Arabia Rejects US Senate Position on Khashoggi The Price of Progress in China: 'We Traded Our Lives for Development' US, Taliban to Meet Monday in UAE White House Presses Border Wall as Shutdown Looms Hungary Sees Another Day of Anti-Government Protests Kosovo President: Decision to Form Army 'Irreversible' Washington Reacts after Obamacare Struck Down Fifth Victim in Strasbourg Terror Attack Dies Syrians in Capital Prepare for Christmas Without Mortar Fire More Than 40 Injured in Northern Japan Explosion Kremlin Candidate Wins in Repeated Vote in Russia's Far East UN Calls for Houthis, Saudi-Coalition to Observe Cease-Fire December 16, 2018 Trump to Review Murder Charge Against Former Green Beret Somali Minister Resigns Over Arrest of Former Al-Shabab Leader Remove or Keep a Statue? South Africa Debates Painful Legacy Strike, Lockdown Shut Kashmir amid Anger over Killings Brexit Pressure Rises, but UK Government Says No to Second Vote Yellow Vest Protesters Still Blocking French Streets After Rare Misfire, Kremlin Set to Win Regional Vote Two Killed in Attack in Rwanda, Near Border with Burundi Lebanese Take to Streets to Protest Political Stalemate New Ukrainian Orthodox Leader Gives 1st Liturgy, Urges Unity Turkey Claims US 'Working On' Extraditing Muslim Cleric Croatia Denies Abusing Migrants at Bosnian Border Pakistan Executes 56 Terrorists in 4 Years Since School Attack Gathering in Strasbourg Remembers Victims of Market Attack Maldives Former Leader's Bank Accounts Frozen Debt Threat: Business Debt, Worries About it, Are up Bomb Kills 8 in Syrian Town Held by Turkey-Backed Forces Germany Sees Notable Drop in Asylum Applications in 2018 Executive's Arrest, Security Worries Stymie Huawei's Reach Wickremesinghe Restored as Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Research Shows Sharp Fall in Australian Shark Numbers Research Looks at Natural Fertilizer for Greener Agriculture, Cleaner Water North Korea Marks 7th Anniversary of Kim Jong Il Death Pistol-Packing Teachers Becoming More Common in Arkansas Catalan Separatists: Trial ‘Unique Moment’ to be Heard Troops Kill 7 Civilians as Kashmir Protest Turns Bloody Father: Strasbourg Attacker Supported IS Group The Historic Place Where Literary, Political Worlds Intersect Project Recycles Human Urine as Fertilizer Michigan Sand Dunes Attract Tourists, Swallow Properties Nome, Alaska – Where Gold Seekers Go Today US Hails Pakistan’s Work for Peace Talks With Taliban Fate of Kansas Ban on Telemedicine Abortions Uncertain Late Guatemalan Girl Dreamed of Sending Money to Family Fewer People Gather for 'Yellow Vest' Protests in Paris Analysts: Uighur Jihadis in Syria Could Pose Threat Putin: Rap Can’t Be Banned, Must Be Controlled Ukraine Orthodox Leaders Approve Break With Russian Church US Says Airstrike in Somalia Killed 8 Militants Governments Agree on Rules for Implementing Climate Accord Lawmakers to Visit Detention Site in Wake of Girl's Death Republicans Say Little About Obamacare Ruling Canada Defends Huawei Detention, Pushes Back on Trump Comments Thousands Volunteer to Lay Wreaths at Arlington Cemetery Trump: Interior Secretary Zinke to Leave at Year's End Afghanistan, China and Pakistan Ink Deal to Enhance Counterterror Cooperation AP FACT CHECK: Trump Floats Fictions About the Border 'Yellow Jacket' Protestors Demonstrate in Paris for 5th Straight Weekend More Than 1 Million People Without Shelter in DR Congo at Risk of Diseases US Orders non-Emergency Staff Out of Congo Before Election Cameroon Frees English Speakers Accused of Separatist Activity Trump Says Interior's Zinke to Step Down at End of Year Zimbabwe NGOs Worry Government Could Close Them Reopening of Port of Hodeida is Good News for Starving Yemenis Cameroon: Release of 289 people must lead to end of wrongful detentions California Court Blocks Pardon for Refugee Who Killed at 14 Ukraine to Establish Independent Orthodox Church At Least 11 Dead After Eating Temple Food In India US Couple Accused of Enticing Chinese Into Sex Trafficking Fourth Victim of Strasbourg Shooting Dies Climate Change Affecting Saffron Farming in Kashmir Rebuilding Detroit: A Woman Who Saves Homes Sri Lanka’s Disputed Prime Minister Resigns to End Crisis Is Trump on Path to ‘Strategic Patience’ on North Korea? Police Deploy Across Paris, France for ‘Yellow Vest’ Protests Report: U.S. Immigrant Detentions, Rights Abuse Claims Rise Trial Likely on Census Citizenship Question Russian Spy’s Guilty Plea Illustrates Danger Facing US US Immigrant Detentions, Accusations of Rights Violations Rise Nigerian Military Bans, Lifts Ban on UNICEF Within Hours Laura Mills HIV+ in Venezuela? Migrate or Die Living Longer, Locked Away: Helping Older People Stay Connected, and at Home Trump Picks Mulvaney as Acting Chief of Staff Challenges for US Seen in China-Pakistan Ties Facebook Flaw May Have Exposed Private Photos Wisconsin Governor Signs Sweeping Lame-Duck GOP Bills US Federal Judge Rules Obamacare Unconstitutional Kentucky Court: Unseal Testimony of OxyContin Maker Questions Surround Death of Guatemalan Girl in US Custody Australia Recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel's Capital House Condemns Iran’s Persecution of Baha’i Minority US, Canada Promise Fair Process for Chinese Tech Executive Leaders of Leftist Latin American Regional Group Meet in Cuba Pompeo: US to Hold Saudi Journalist's Killers Accountable Number of US Active-Duty Troops at Southern Border to Drop to 3,000 (Im)migration News Recap, Dec. 9-15 Michigan Governor Signs Bills to Gut Wage, Sick Time Laws Fighting Breaks Out in Yemen's Hodeidah After Truce Deal Ethnic Uzbeks Flee Taliban in N. Afghanistan Trump Picks Mick Mulvaney as Acting Chief of Staff Johnson & Johnson's Stock Falls After Report on Asbestos in Baby Powder US Sanctions 3 Accused of Fueling S. Sudan Conflict Stocks Plunge to 8-month Lows on Growth Fears; J&J Nosedives Militant Attack Kills 6 From Pakistani Security Force Kosovo Votes to Form Army, Angering Serbia Nicaragua: Government Crackdown on Media, Activists December 14, 2018 China Denies Arrest of Two Canadians Is Tied to Meng Case US, Turkish Presidents Talk as Ankara Ratchets Up Syria Tension China Denies Arrest of Two Canadians Is Tied to Meng Case UN Predicts More Than 5 Million Will Flee Venezuela by End of 2019 UN to Begin Work on Monitoring for Yemeni Port Truce 10 Die of Suspected Food Poisoning at Indian Temple Ceremony Pakistan PM Says US to Meet With Taliban Truck Veers Off Road in Nepal, Killing At Least 16 People 'Young Miracle:' Baby Recovers from Ebola in Congo Outbreak Nigerian Governor: Buhari Says Economy in 'Bad Shape' Brazil Takes Step Toward Joining Nuclear-powered Sub Club Trump's Search for New Chief of Staff Has Reality TV Feel McCain Replacement Senator Jon Kyl Resigning at Year's End Rwandan Leader Says at Least 2 Troops Killed in Rebel Attack Afghanistan, China, Pakistan Set to Hold Talks in Kabul Colombia Offers $1.4 Billion Additional Education Spending to End Protests Special Counsel: Flynn Needed No Warning Against Lying to FBI Border Crossings: Al Jardine The future of Artificial Intelligence in Africa: a joint responsibility DR Congo elections: ‘Excessive use of force’ in campaign must be avoided, says Bachelet UN investigates systematic sexual violence across South Sudan Millions of people enduring conflict need tradition of humanitarian multilateralism to continue Anti-Insurgency Raid Reportedly Harms Afghan Civilians VOA OurVoices: Refugees in Africa Malta Institutions Under Scrutiny After Journalist's Murder In France, Manhunt Continues for Other Potential Suspects Philippines: 66 Alleged Militants Convicted in Kidnappings Montenegro Midwife Faces Jail for Feeding Stray Dogs UN Rights Chief Calls for End to Pre-Election Violence in DR Congo Africa 54 Iraq Summons Turkish Ambassador Over Airstrikes Dutch Suspect Kept in Custody in Slaying of US Student Former Trump Attorney: President Untruthful About Russia Spurned in Brussels, May Faces Talk of Cabinet Mutiny in London Canadian Minister Postpones Trip to China Amid Tensions Mexico Loses 10-Year WTO Battle Over US Tuna Labeling A conversation between Marielle and God The Islamic State's toxic legacy is an environmental catastrophe, too | Opinion Strengthening cooperation between media and law-enforcement institutions in Uzbekistan Serb authorities cannot keep ignoring threats against journalists France: Police Crowd Control Methods Maim People Hungary’s Latest Assault on the Judiciary 7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Dies in US Border Patrol Custody China Suspends Tariff Hikes Seoul and Tokyo Relations Likely to Continue to Fluctuate, Experts Say Nancy Wilson, Song Stylist, Dies at 81 Paris Police Bracing for More Violent Protests New Midwives, Some Male, Want to Reduce Maternal Mortality in South Sudan Russian Orthodox Church Calls on UN for Help in Ukraine New Africa Strategy Pits US Against China, Russia 13 Young Miners Feared Dead in India's Remote Northeast Bangladesh Opposition Leader's Motorcade Allegedly Attacked EU Leaders Call for Steps to Tackle Election Disinformation Lawmaker: Rajapaksa to Resign as Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Spanish Prosecutors File Tax Evasion Charges Against Shakira Urgency of Climate Talks Seen in Coal Plants, Ice Urgency of Climate Talks Seen in Coal Plants, Garbage Dumps Lebanese Wary as Israel Destroys Hezbollah Border Tunnels Ethiopia: Historic reforms encouraging; country’s displaced must not be forgotten A gift and a toy: Growing up in the shadow of South Sudan’s war RSF calls for Puntland policeman’s arrest for trying to murder journalist Syrian Kurdish-Led Fighters Take Last IS-Held Town Israeli Troops Arrest dozens in West Bank Italy Cuts Deficit Target, Hedges on Growth Forecast Swedish Parliament Again Rejects Proposed Government China to Suspend Further Tariffs on U.S.-Made Cars Vietnam Given Best Odds to Gain from Sino-US Trade Dispute Russia: Allegations Against Butina Are 'Unfounded' China’s Economy Slowing, Two Indicators Show UN Pushes for Peace in Yemen US Launches New Strategy for Africa US Senate Votes to End Backing for Saudi War Effort in Yemen Change, or Continuity? Congo Faces Pivotal Poll After Two Years of Delay Change or Continuity? Congo Faces Pivotal Poll Rebuffed in Brussels, Wounded at Home: Brexit Turmoil Deepens for British PM Rebuffed in Brussels, Wounded at Home: Brexit Turmoil Deepens for May Death of Iranian Dissident Hunger Striker Draws Rights Activists’ Outrage Nancy Wilson, Grammy-Winning Jazz Singer, Dies at 81 Caught Between 2 Powers, Canada Feeling Alone CAR: Up to 100 civilians shot and burnt alive as UN peacekeepers leave posts in Alindao Australia: Vet Foreign Soldiers Receiving Training Bangladesh: Crackdown as Elections Loom UN Review Should Help Children Caught in ISIS Conflict Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of the Democratic Republic of Congo South Africa’s Path to Ending Inequality Colombia: New Armed Groups Plague Afro-Colombian Zone Recycled Violence Colombia: Rape, Kidnapping and Murder Continue After Peace Agreement Lebanon: Stalled Effort to Get Syrian Children in School Thousands are still missing, thousands are still missing them Report: Girl Dies in US Border Patrol Custody Geminid Meteor Shower, Comet to Put on Shows U.S. Green Beret Charged with Murder of Man in Afghanistan Report: Federal Prosecutors Probing Trump Inauguration Spending EU Extends Economic Sanctions Against Russia Maldives Asks: What's the Point of UN Climate Talks? Court: Trump Can't Let Companies Deny Birth Control Coverage US Judge: Lawsuit Over Trump Travel Ban Waivers Will Proceed Rolling Thunder to End Annual DC Ride After 2019 Holocaust Survivor Killed by Car in Oregon Nicaragua Lawmakers Block Operation of NGOs Critical of Ortega Negro League Bobbleheads Part of Fundraising Campaign Sondra Locke, Oscar-Nominated Actress, Dies at 74 Western Officials Discuss Hezbollah's Latin Efforts Janet Jackson, Def Leppard, Nicks join Rock Hall of Fame Report: Girl Dies in U.S. Border Patrol Custody Hillel Neuer addresses 5th German Israel Congress Law Enforcement: Wave of Bomb Threats Emailed Across US, but None Credible Pelosi: US House Democrats to Seek Trump Tax Returns Republican Senator Distances Himself From Raytheon Stock Buy Sweeping Change to US Policy for Africa Announced US Senate Votes to End Backing for Saudi War Effort in Yemen US Confirms China Soybean Purchase, But No Clarity Over More Sales Stocks Lose Steam as Nerves Persist, Euro Dips UN Climate Talks Produce Draft Text in Final Push US Budget Deficit Hits Record $204.9B for November Egypt : Wael Abbas and Momen Hassan finally released, RSF calls for the withdrawal of all charges against them Ethiopia’s Torture Problem and the Court of Public Opinion Trump Welcoming Governors-elect to White House Pentagon: N Korea Slow to Negotiate Over US War Remains Virgin Galactic Rocket Plane Soars to Edge of Space Pelosi: 4-Year Maximum in Speaker Post Is 'a Long Time' House GOP Leader: Government Shutdown Would Be 'stupid' Indian Man Faces Prison in 'Brazen' Sex Assault on US Flight Boy Scouts Exploring 'All Options' to Address Fiscal Woes Iran Falls to 6th Biggest Oil Supplier to India in November, from 4th in October December 13, 2018 US Rethinking Peacekeeping Role in Africa China-based Oil Firm Settles Iran Sanctions Violations, US Says US House Designates Myanmar Campaign against Rohingya Minority 'Genocide' No Justice for Horrors of Brazil’s Military Dictatorship 50 Years On AP Analysis Reveals Iran Hackers Hunt Nuclear Workers, US Targets Shooting Near West Bank Settlement Kills at Least 2 Israelis US to Reorient Trade Deals, Aid to Africa US-Trained Afghan Pilots Conduct First Nighttime Airstrikes Sixth Yellow Vest Protester Dies in Road Accident in France Man Says Rescued Daughter Went Into Abandoned Mine for Copper As Protectors Abandon Trump, Investigation Draws Closer Trump Denies Telling His Lawyer to Break Law Split Over Asylum Laws, EU Leaders Aim to Keep Migrants Out US, Mexican Presidents Discuss Plan to Address Causes of Migration Jose Canseco Makes Pitch for Chief of Staff Job in Tweet to Trump Africa 54 UNAIDS Head to Quit Post Early Following Scathing Report Report: Journalists Faced Intimidation, Prison in 2018 Ugandan Opposition Vents Concerns About Repression French Police Search for Suspect in Deadly Shooting at Strasbourg Christmas Market US Customs Finds 70 Finches in Hair Rollers Togo: Spiraling violence and repressive cybersecurity law hit the country ahead of contested parliamentary elections India-UN Fund approves initiative to enhance livelihoods while strengthening biodiversity in Togo ​​ UN Chief: Yemen's Warring Sides Agree to Cease-Fire in Hodeida What It Takes to Be a 'Real American' Accused Russian Agent Set to Plead Guilty in US Court Thousands of Voting Machines Destroyed in Congo Warehouse Fire International Charities Work to Brighten Malawi Girls' Future Former Al-Shabab No. 2 Arrested in Somalia Britain's May Will Step Down Before Next Election Sri Lanka's High Court Declares President's Dissolution of Parliament Unconstitutional Apple Deepens Austin Ties, Expands Operations East and West South Sudan management frameworks and social assessment Mixing ancient techniques with modern bio-technology to re-green Tunisia SAUDI ARABIA: Eight measures to end human rights crisis in Saudi Arabia High-Speed Train Crashes in Ankara; Toll at 9 Who Are the Two Canadians Detained in China? UN Chief Joins Yemen Peace Talks for Final Day Where the Investigations Related to Trump Stand NYC Taxi Drivers 2019 Calendar Celebrates Immigrants South Korea Rules Out Visit by North Korean Leader This Year China Confirms Detention of Second Canadian Back to Brussels: Britain’s May Again Seeks EU Help on Brexit Bahraini photographer sentenced to more than 100 years in prison Iran: Escalating Crackdown on Lawyers Amnesty International: Islamic State Wrought Havoc in Rural Iraq High-Speed Train Crashes in Ankara; Toll at 7 Pilot Survives After Small Plane Crash Off Coast of Hawaii Who Are the Two Canadians Reported Detained in China? Dogs Pose with Santa for Christmas Photos Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban Former Trump Lawyer Sentenced to Three Years in Prison White House to Announce New US Africa Strategy Pompeo: Iran Increasing Ballistic Missile Activity UN Pushes for Peace in Yemen Embattled British PM Survives Confidence Vote The Tiny Roach is a Big Business in China China: Repression of Christian Church Intensifies Protecting vulnerable groups during conflict Iraq: Islamic State’s destructive legacy decimates Yezidi farming Singapore: Drop Defamation Charges Against Editor You Shouldn’t Have! The Hidden Costs of Jewelry Gifts As China’s Grip Tightens, Global Institutions Gasp Submission to the Committee on the Rights of the Child on Georgia No Support Video: End Impunity for Killings of Shia Muslims in Nigeria Justice Moves Ahead in the Central African Republic 3 Found Alive in West Virginia Coal Mine Pelosi, Foes Clinch Deal All But Paving Her Way to Speaker Britain’s May Survives Confidence Vote, Fails to Tame Critics Two Technicians Die at US Research Station in Antarctica US Senate Delays Vote on Resolution on Saudi Campaign in Yemen Yemen Peace Talks Set to End Thursday US Congressman Backs ‘Material Support’ to Help Iranians ‘Overcome’ Islamist Rulers Mexico’s Leader, Trump Discuss Migrants, Jobs Second Canadian Reportedly Detained in China Netanyahu: Palestinians Responsible for Baby's Death 'Abhorrent' US Officials: China Tops List of Security Threats Former CAR Militia Leader Arrested on Suspicion of War Crimes Congress Moves to Ban Cockfighting in US Territories Insurance Claims at $9 Billion From California Fires Fourth LA Man Convicted in Murder of Chinese Student Former Venezuela Oil Minister Dies in Jail Nicaragua: US legislation Key for Accountability Justice Moves Ahead in the Central African Republic Syrian Kurds: Threat of Turkish Action Impacts Anti-IS Fight Brexit/Rohingya Update 'A Star Is Born' Tops SAG Awards Nominations, Snubs Abound OMG: California Regulators Consider Charge on Text Messaging Metaphorical Washington Swamp Overrun by Actual Vermin Russian Nuclear-Capable Bombers Fly Over Caribbean Sea Hungary Creates New Court System Under Government Control Netanyahu's Adviser Accused of Sexual Assault Resigns Venezuela's Maduro Says US-Linked Assassination Plot Uncovered UN Envoy Hands Yemen's Warring Sides Draft Deal US Ramps Up Worksite Arrests of Undocumented Immigrants EU to Offer Ukraine Help Over Azov Sea at Summit Iran's Parliament: More Low-Income Iranians Fall into Poverty Wall Street Gains on Better Signs in US-China Trade Talks Virgin Galactic's New Flight Test to Soar Closer to Edge of Space Nicaragua: Attack on CENIDH is a blow for human rights Senate to Consider Measure Ending US Support for Saudi-led Yemen Campaign In Africa, Sickle Cell Patients Endure Pain, Discrimination 2nd Person Charged in Domestic Terrorism Probe in Ohio Sports, Deaths Among 2018's Top Google Searches France's Macron Caught Between Protests, Strasbourg Attack Straight Talk Africa Magnitude 4.4 Earthquake Jolts Tennessee; Felt in Atlanta Trump Campaign Russia Contacts Alarm Intelligence Experts Pompeo: Iran Increasing Ballistic Missile Activity Drinking Water Brings Joy to Haitian Town Congo Faces Pivotal Poll After 2 Years of Delays Kenya, Jersey Island Sign Deal for Return of Graft Money December 12, 2018 McCaskill Says She Won't Run Again but Will Stay Active Minnesota Lawmakers Discuss Reining in Soaring Insulin Costs Three Cardinals Depart from Pope's Inner Council of Advisers UN Reports More Suspected Iranian Missiles Found in Yemen CAR: Anti-balaka coordinator’s ICC arrest deals major blow against impunity for atrocities UNESCO hosts a global policy forum on disaster risk reduction for preserving documentary heritage Prisoner executions in Belarus ‘simply unacceptable’, says UN rights body Pope Removes Scandal-hit Cardinals From Inner Circle Pakistan Sharply Reacts to US Religious Freedom Charges Philippine Congress Votes to Extend Martial Law in South Ex-judges to ICE: End Immigration Arrests at Courthouses Hundreds of Bodies Found in Mass Graves Near Syria ex-IS Bastion Korean Soldiers Verify Removal of Border Armed Guard Posts Togo's Barter Market: Keeping Tradition Alive and Poverty at Bay Freezing Temperatures Threaten Migrant Lives on Bosnian-Croatian Border Gunmen Kidnap Bus Passengers Near Nigeria's Oil Hub Myanmar Activists Stage Rally on Anniversary of Reuters Reporters' Arrest US Navy Shoots Down Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile in Test Africa 54 China: Canadian Diplomat Arrested on Charges of Endangering Security Pompeo: US Still Investigating Saudi Journalist's Killing Pakistan Hosts Regional Meeting on Countering Afghan Opiates Former Trump Lawyer Gets 3 Years in Prison Update of customary IHL database - December 2018 Rainwater harvesting as an adaptation strategy for Africa RSF decries blocking of 54 Bangladeshi news sites before election Is China winning its fight against rights at the UN? Sustainable Tree Farming Means Better Lives for Kenyan Farmers Polish PM Seeks Confidence Vote in Parliament French Police Search For Suspect in Deadly Strasbourg Shooting UN Chief Returns as Climate Talks Teeter Closer to Collapse Twitter CEO Acknowledges Suffering of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims Turkey Says it Will Launch New Syria Offensive Within Days Palestinians Offer New Details of Israel's Botched Gaza Raid A Dark Anniversary for Press Freedom in Myanmar Britain's May Facing No-Confidence Vote Ethnic Korean Groups in Japan Advance Korean Rights, Culture and Unification with Homeland Can Drought-Proof Maize Save Zimbabwe's Farmers? Time is pressing, 20 years after Burkinabe journalist’s murder Nigeria: End Impunity For Killings of Shia Malaysian Ex-PM Slapped with New Charge Over 1MDB Scandal Red Tape, Funding Problems Hamper Lion Air Black Box Search UN: Act on Reprisals by Egypt Racism does not need racists Mali: New law will reinforce the culture of impunity for human rights violations Thailand: Lift Draconian Speech Restrictions A New Weapon Against Press Freedom in the Philippines Tunisia’s Assault on Gay Men’s—and Everyone’s – Right to Privacy No Support Russia: ‘Gay Propaganda’ Law Endangers Children Human Rights Watch Comments on California Judicial Council Bail Reform Rules Ukraine: Barriers to Free Movement for Older People The Freedom to Make Your Own Choices Human Rights Watch Comments on California Judicial Council Bail Reform Rules Human Rights Watch Submits Comments on Proposed Rule Regarding Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds Missing Marielle Franco Venezuela’s Health Tragedy and Brazil’s Response The Human Rights Promise for Brazil Playing the Game to Dodge Online Snooping Joint Statement on Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation (SLAPP) Playing the Game Croatia: Migrants Pushed Back to Bosnia and Herzegovina Eight new projects approved for IFCD funding German journalist held in Venezuela facing 28 years in prison on spying charges Russia: ‘Gay Propaganda’ Law Endangers Children Drought-Tolerant Maize to Help Zimbabwe Weather Climate Change In the Age of Social Media are GIFs the New Short Films? White House, Capitol Hill Scramble to Avert Government Shutdown Cats Watch Humans for Behavioral Clues Dogs Pose with Santa for Christmas Photos Sustainable Tree Farming Means Better Lives for Kenyan Farmers French Students Protest Government Education Reform Rally to Mark One Year Since Arrest of Myanmar Reuters Journalists Avianca Brasil Airline Declares Bankruptcy Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones Dozens Arrested in Raids on Kurdish Party Headquarters in Turkey Ecuador Congress Names Broadcaster, 35, as New VP California Judge Orders Porn Star to Pay Trump Legal Fees Golding's 'Crazy Rich Asians' Performance Leads to More Roles 'Scary' Warming at Poles Showing Up at Weird Times, Places US Deflects UN Request to Fund Humanitarian Aid for N. Korea Mexican President Rails at Nation's High Court Justices Trump Says Standing by Saudi Crown Prince Despite Pleas From Senate Beauty Meets Despair in Racial Injustice Movie 'Beale Street' Day of Reckoning Looms for Ex-Trump Lawyer Cohen Trump Not Concerned About Impeachment, Defends Payments to Women Flynn Argues Against Prison Time in Russia Probe Yalitza Aparicio: An Indigenous Mexican Woman Captivates Hollywood Spain Grapples with Surging Number of Teenage Migrants Experts: Millions Invested But Gold Mining 'Under-Exploited' in W. Africa Extradition of Bahraini Football Player Moves Ahead US Returns 3 Disputed Bells Taken from Philippines in 1901 California Wildfires Cleanup to Cost at Least $3 Billion Defense Minister: One Killed in Venezuela Illegal Mining Clash US Demands Answers from Cuba on Imprisoned Dissidents US House Passes Resolution in Support of Ukraine US Energy Secretary Urges Iraq to Quit Dependency on Iran US Intelligence Official: China's Hacking Against US on the Rise Canadian Court Grants Bail to CFO of China's Huawei New Water Rules Mark Latest Trump Rollback on Environmental Regulations Big Drop Reported in Child Labor in Cambodia Fashion Factories US-Backed Forces Make 'Significant' Incursion Into Last IS Stronghold As Finances Improve, Greece Scraps Pension Cuts Brazil Green Groups Prepare Climate-Change Contingency Plan Nigerian Candidate Absent From Election Accord Ceremony US Treasury, USTR Reach Post-Brexit Insurance Accord with Britain Trump Administration Asks US Top Court to Restore Asylum Order UN Reaches 'Remarkable' But Vague 'Milestone' in Anti-Slavery Fight Trump Says He Would Intervene in Meng Case to Reach Trade Deal ‘Global sisterhood’ tells perpetrators ‘time is up’ for pandemic of violence Ten Slain in New Massacre in Eastern DR Congo US Warns Americans to Avoid Holiday Travel to Haiti Russian Strategic Bombers in Venezuela Spark Diplomatic Row Roving Cinema Plays Public Service Role in Central Africa Jury Recommends Life in Prison for Driver in Charlottesville Protest Slovenia Gets First Female Police Chief Chile's Pine Forests: A Botanical Dinosaur Bound for Extinction? ICRC: Conditions in Yemen Expected to Worsen Even if Peace Takes Hold At Least 2 Killed, 11 Wounded in French Christmas Market Shooting Former Honduran Lawmaker Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges in US Russian Cosmonauts Take Spacewalk to Probe Mystery of Craft Hole France Gives Weapons to Central Africa, Favors End to Embargo Pakistan Tightens Coverage of Pashtun Nationalist Movement Argentina Convicts Former Ford Execs in Torture Case Taliban Suicide Attack Kills at Least 13 in Kabul Macron's Concessions Set to Blow Out French Deficit Manafort Team Seeks More Time to Review Claims About Lying Deforestation in Brazil's Cerrado Savanna Falls to Record Low War, Hunger and A Housing Boom: Welcome to Africa's Most Crowded City Groups Sue Trump Administration Over Atlantic Oil Testing Myanmar: Could two Reuters journalists be freed soon? Governments urged to put first ever UN global migration pact in motion, post-Marrakech Ethiopia: “My house was burnt down and my farm destroyed” Protesters Disrupt US Fossil Fuel Event at Climate Talks