Social Affairs

Man U to check CCTV to find offensive Lukaku chant culprits

Sep 23, 2017

Manchester United will review CCTV footage from its match in Southampton to identify supporters who ignored the club's request to stop performing an offensive chant about forward Romelu Lukaku

NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Trump

Sep 23, 2017

The National Football League and its players' union are angrily denouncing President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem and that fans consider walking out in protest

Smithsonian's black history museum popular destination in DC

Sep 23, 2017

The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture is celebrating its first birthday just as popular as it was on its opening day

Trump pardon pains those who feel like Joe Arpaio's victims

Sep 23, 2017

People who feel wronged by former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration crackdowns, jail policies and botched investigations say they are disturbed by President Donald Trump pardoning his conviction

The Latest: Thousands pack beatification mass for US martyr

Sep 23, 2017

Thousands have packed a Catholic mass to beatify an Oklahoma-born priest killed during Guatemala's civil war

New Zealand PM wins most votes but needs help to form gov't

Sep 23, 2017

Prime Minister Bill English's National Party has won the most votes in New Zealand's general election but not enough to form a government without help from other political parties

2 Myanmar photojournalists freed on bail in Bangladesh

Sep 23, 2017

Bangladesh police say two Myanmar photojournalists arrested while covering a massive influx of Rohingya refugees from their country have been released on bail, but they can't leave the country as the charges brought against them have yet to be dropped.

Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

Sep 23, 2017

In a new Egyptian film, an ultra-conservative Muslim is torn by his love of Michael Jackson, mirroring a country's struggle between traditions and modern global influences

Next version of Trump travel ban could be more tailored

Sep 23, 2017

New, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries could be part of next version of Trump's travel ban

Evidence standards changed for campus assault investigations

Sep 23, 2017

New federal rules allow universities to require higher standard of evidence when investigating allegations of sexual assault