More than 100 British lawmakers signed a letter to the Chinese ambassador Wednesday condemning what they described as “a systematic and calculated programme of ethnic cleansing against the Uighur people” in China’s far western Xinjiang region.
Grant Peck, Associated Press | Updated Sep 8th - 7:26pm
Two soldiers who deserted from Myanmar’s army have testified on video that they were instructed by commanding officers to “shoot all that you see and that you hear” in villages where minority Rohingya Muslims lived, a human rights group said Tuesday.
Bill Barrow, Will Weissert and Scott Bauer, Associated Press | Updated Sep 3rd - 8:46pm
Joe Biden told residents of Kenosha, Wisconsin, that recent turmoil following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, could help Americans confront centuries of systemic racism, drawing a sharp contrast with President Donald Trump amid a reckoning that has galvanized the nation.
Zeke Miller, Associated Press | Updated Aug 19th - 10:30pm
President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised the supporters of QAnon, a convoluted, pro-Trump conspiracy theory and suggested he appreciates their support of his candidacy, but insisted he hadn’t heard much about the movement.
Starting next week, the Draper Utah Temple, Jordan River Utah Temple, and Oquirrh Mountain Utah temple will enter phase two of the reopening process, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced on Monday.
Elana Schor, Associated Press | Posted Aug 16th - 11:17am
The Episcopal bishop of Washington, D.C., who criticized President Donald Trump after he held a Bible aloft at a photo op at a historic church in her diocese, is among the diverse group of faith leaders selected by Democrats to speak at their presidential nominating convention.
Farai Mutsaka, Associated Press | Posted Aug 16th - 7:46am
Zimbabwe is embroiled in an economic and political crisis marked by human rights abuses, said the country's Roman Catholic bishops, who were then criticized by the government as “evil” and trying to promote genocide.
Acacia Coronado and John L. Mone, Associated Press | Updated Aug 14th - 6:19pm
Flags from the U.S., Texas and Mexico flew at half staff Friday as a white, horse-drawn carriage embellished with white flowers brought in the custom green casket that carried the remains of a slain soldier.
Sarah Rankin and Elana Schor, Associated Press | Updated Aug 14th - 11:33am
Jerry Falwell Jr. has been toppled, at least temporarily, from the presidency of evangelical Liberty University, but whether he will break permanently with the Christian institution that is synonymous with his family name is another matter.