Legislatures and Parliaments

UN rights chief condemns Bosnian Serb decision on Srebrenica

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

The United Nations' human rights chief is condemning the Bosnian Serb legislature's decision to revoke support for a report acknowledging the 1995 massacre of thousands of...
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Pakistani lawmakers gather to elect Imran Khan as PM

3 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister
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Andrew Scheer's to-do list: How the Conservatives can take advantage of Trudeau's vulnerability in 2019

Andrew Scheer's to-do list: How the Conservatives can take advantage of Trudeau's vulnerability in 2019

3 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - It was the last day of Parliament and Conservative Party MPs were sitting in a high-ceilinged caucus room, waiting for the man of the hour to give them a final pep...
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In Uganda, a pop star takes on a president, at his peril

5 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

KAMPALA, Uganda - In his red beret and jumpsuit the Ugandan pop star Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, better known as Bobi Wine, leads cheering campaigners down a street, punching the air...
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Another View - Geoffery Jones: Override Sununu's biomass veto

9 hours ago   |   Union Leader

SENATE BILL 365 was supported by the New Hampshire Legislature and vetoed by Gov. Chris Sununu. This veto must be overturned.
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Polish president vetoes law on EU Parliament elections

15 hours ago   |   ABC News

The Polish president has vetoed a law on elections to the European Union Parliament that would have benefited large political parties and made it harder for small parties to...
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UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn shared stage with terrorist leader linked to Toronto man's murder

16 hours ago   |   National Post

Jeremy Corbyn, the British Labour Party leader beset by accusations of anti-Semitism, once shared a public platform with a terrorist leader whose organization claimed...
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Never Mind Congress. These Democrats Want to Win State Legislatures

17 hours ago   |   Time

One day in March, a few months after she announced her bid for the Texas state legislature, Ana-Maria Ramos was sitting in her ripped black leather chair in her...
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Former Virgin Islands senator convicted of theft and fraud

18 hours ago   |   ABC News

A jury in the U.S. Virgin Islands has convicted a former member of the territory's legislature of fraud and theft for diverting funds intended for research into an 19th century...
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Alberta MP mourning newborn daughter's death from genetic disorder

19 hours ago   |   National Post

CALGARY - An Alberta Conservative MP has posted a touching online tribute following the death of his newborn daughter from a genetic disorder. Tom Kmiec, who represents the...
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Trump cancels military parade over price tag, says 'maybe next year'

Trump cancels military parade over price tag, says 'maybe next year'

The parade was scheduled for Nov. 10, the day before the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. Read more ...

Trump blames ‘local politicians' for derailing military parade

Trump blames ‘local politicians' for derailing military parade

President Trump on Friday canceled his military parade as he accused DC politicians of price-gouging - a day after his own secretary of defense scoffed at a report about the... Read more ...

Satanic Temple unveils demonic statue at Arkansas State Capitol

Satanic Temple unveils demonic statue at Arkansas State Capitol

The goat-headed, winged creature was placed during a rally to call for the removal of a Ten Commandments monument already mounted on Capitol grounds. Read more ...

Man Who Oversaw bin Laden Raid: Take My Clearance, Too

Man Who Oversaw bin Laden Raid: Take My Clearance, Too

President Trump's decision to strip former CIA chief-and frequent Trump critic-John Brennan of his security clearance apparently isn't sitting well in the intelligence... Read more ...

Sixers hire former WNBA star Lindsey Harding as scout

Sixers hire former WNBA star Lindsey Harding as scout

Harding becomes the second former WNBA player to be hired for a full-time scouting position with an NBA team. Read more ...

A man suspected of murdering his pregnant wife and children reportedly hid...

A man suspected of murdering his pregnant wife and children reportedly hid the bodies in oil tanks to hide the smell

Chris Watts has been arrested over the deaths of his pregnant wife and their two young daughters in Weld County, Colorado. Shanann Watts and her two daughters, Celeste, 3, and... Read more ...

Omarosa Might Have 'As Many As 200' Tapes, NY Times Reports

Omarosa Might Have 'As Many As 200' Tapes, NY Times Reports

The former aide to President Trump has released several audio recordings while promoting her new book. Read more ...

Fox News apologizes after using wrong photo during Aretha Franklin tribute

Fox News apologizes after using wrong photo during Aretha Franklin tribute

Fox News is in hot water after mistakenly using a picture of Patti LaBelle in place of Aretha Franklin. Read more ...

Kids as young as 7 hack into election systems at DEFCON event

Kids as young as 7 hack into election systems at DEFCON event

Want to see how easy it is to hack an election? Watch kids as young as 7 years old in action. Read more ...

9 major changes Netflix's 'To All the Boys I've Loved Before' movie made...

9 major changes Netflix's 'To All the Boys I've Loved Before' movie made from the book

Warning: Spoilers ahead for the movie and novel versions of "To All the Boys I've Loved Before." "To All the Boys I've Loved Before" is an ideal teen rom-com. Based on Jenny... Read more ...