Outrage follows this decision by judge in Muslim compound child abuse case
The boy was last seen leaving his Jonesboro, Georgia, home with his father, Siraj Wahhaj, in late November. The body of 3-year-old Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj was found three days later in a tunnel at the compound.
Senate Democrats demand 100,000 withheld Kavanaugh records
If confirmed, he'll replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy, who has been a swing vote in favor of abortion rights. Bush directed them to err 'on the side of transparency and disclosure, and we believe we have done so'.
Actor Burt Reynolds Dead at 82
Reynolds excelled in football and was a star halfback at Florida State University before an injury derailed his career. However, it's the roles that Burt Reynolds turned down during the height of his fame that might be more noteworthy.
Florida's Ron DeSantis Doubles Down on 'Monkey This Up' Comment
DeSantis, who turns 40 next month, is a former Navy lawyer who won his seat in 2012 running as a Washington outsider. Stephen Lawson, communications director for the DeSantis campaign, said the characterization of racism is "absurd".
Canada's Freeland to travel to Washington Tuesday for NAFTA
While the trade news caused stocks to break 8,000 for the first time ever, economic optimism has been high for quite some time . This agreement would make it harder for theft of intellectual property - everything from digital music to biologic drugs.
Nike, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Endorse Colin Kaepernick on Same Day
Kaepernick sat or kneeled during the anthem throughout the 2016 season and launched a movement of athletes doing the same. Simple and to the point, the spot features a close up of Kaepernick overlaid with text reading "Believe in something".
2 women caned for ‘attempting lesbian sex’ in Malaysia
A witness to the caning, Thilaga Sulathireh of the group Justice for Sisters , blasted the punishment as torture. Malaysia is seen as a moderate and stable Muslim-majority country, but Islamic conservatism is on the rise.
Apple's next iPhones might unleash a huge upgrade cycle
Apple sent out invitations to press on Thursday for a special event on september 12 at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, CA. The new models will also reportedly increase in size, from a 10.5-inch version to an 11-inch and a 12.9-inch option.
"Handmaids" are protesting at Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing
Kavanaugh said, "The first thing that makes a good judge is independence, not being swayed by political or public pressure". Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) questioned him about his view that a ban on semi-automatic assault weapons is unconstitutional.
Aretha Franklin’s funeral fit for a queen
The pastor said in statement: "It is my goal and my aim to ensure that people leave here with some kind of spiritual awakening. An arrangement from singer Sam Moore included a card that read , "You know I always adored and loved you to bits and pieces".