World


San Bernardino school to reopen after deadly classroom shooting

Jennifer Downing, a teacher's assistant, was in the classroom during the shooting. We applaud the efforts of the San Bernardino School District to revisit its safety procedures and policies in the wake of this tragedy at North Park Elementary, but we urge them to look beyond the four corners of the school building.



Nearly 8300 asylum seekers rescued in Mediterranean

Police said Sunday that the three were "members of a human traffickers' network" and that 13 of the migrants they were holding were fellow Pakistanis, three of them minors. Italian Coast Guard confirmed that vessels were headed to the area to assist offloading some of the migrants. Those who had disappeared were "probably dead", but bad weather had so far prevented the recovery of their bodies, Qassem added.



How will the 2017 snap General Election work in practice?

The intention was to take away from prime ministers the power to call general elections at the time of their choosing. By midday trading in London , it was trading 0.7 percent higher at $1.2658. April 19: May will put a vote to the House of Commons asking whether they support a holding the election. However, she now believes that as Britain ventures further into the Brexit negotiations, the country should have a vote on its leadership.


Morning brief: Dems hope for an upset in Georgia special House election

Morning brief: Dems hope for an upset in Georgia special House election

A 30-year-old political novice, Ossoff is running as the lone Democrat against a field of 17 Republicans for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives vacated when Trump named Tom Price to be secretary of health and human services. Here's what you need to know about him. Republicans are trying to prevent a massive upset in the primary on Tuesday. Washington Democrats, however, put essentially no resources into the race.



Recusal Averted as Gorsuch Kicks Off First Day

Gorsuch repeatedly suggested it would be, quote, "a lot simpler", or, quote, "a lot easier if we just follow the text of the statute". Gorsuch showcased his brand of textualism from the first question he asked. One exception was when top-flight attorney Neal Katyal spoke in a case that stemmed from a dispute over land in southern NY. Exactly what part, Gorsuch wanted to know, of the federal statute at issue provided for the path that Landau was advocating? Gorsuch thanked his new ...



911 calls show dramatic moments following Facebook live murder

He shot dead 74-year-old Robert Godwin in OH as the victim walked home from Easter lunch on Sunday afternoon. They said they have had no contact with the suspect, Steve Stephens, since Sunday, when they tried to persuade him to surrender while talking to him on his cellphone after the shooting.