Social Affairs

Suu Kyi blames world conflicts partly on illegal immigration

Nov 20, 2017

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has said the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism, as her country faces accusations of violently pushing out hundreds of thousands of unwanted Rohingya Muslims

Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rally

Nov 20, 2017

Pakistani court grants government 3 more days to clear an Islamist rally near the capital, Islamabad

Bush administration alums rising in Trump's orbit

Nov 20, 2017

For all the lingering tensions between President Donald Trump and former President George W. Bush, Trump's White House has one thing in common with his predecessor's: People

Theo's journey: A transgender child at war with his body

Nov 20, 2017

Theo's journey: A transgender child finds himself at war with his body

Closing arguments set for San Francisco pier killing

Nov 20, 2017

Closing arguments are set to begin Monday in the case of a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that set off a national immigration debate during the presidential election

India ruling party member offers bounty for director, star

Nov 20, 2017

A member of India's ruling party has offered $1.5 million to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of the yet-to-be released Bollywood film "Padmavati" over its alleged handling of the relationship between a Hindu queen and Muslim ruler

Accountability a question in Nevada school-choice program

Nov 20, 2017

Even with mandatory standardized tests for private schools in Nevada's school-choice program, state not sure how it will hold those institutions accountable

The Latest: Plans for Manson's remains 'undetermined'

Nov 20, 2017

Prison officials say it's 'undetermined' what will happen with the remains of the cult leader Charles Manson.

Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies

Nov 20, 2017

Cult leader Charles Manson, whose followers killed actress Sharon Tate and six others in 1969, has died at age 83

The Latest: Suu Kyi blames conflicts on illegal immigration

Nov 20, 2017

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi says the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism in a speech that comes as her country is accused of pushing out Rohingya Muslims