Social Affairs

Bombing at Nigeria mosque kills at least 50

Nov 21, 2017

At least 50 killed as teenage suicide bomber attacks mosque in northern Nigeria, police say

The Latest: US condemns Nigeria mosque attack that killed 50

Nov 21, 2017

The Latest: US condemns suicide bombing of Nigeria mosque that killed 50

European court opens hearing on recognizing same-sex unions

Nov 21, 2017

The European Court of Justice has opened a hearing on the recognition of same-sex marriages in European Union countries where they aren't legal

The Latest: African Union: Mugabe exit shows 'statesmanship'

Nov 21, 2017

The Latest: African Union: Mugabe's resignation as Zimbabwe leader an 'act of statesmanship'

The Latest: Jurors get San Francisco pier shooting case

Nov 21, 2017

The fate of a Mexican man charged with killing a woman on a San Francisco pier is now with a jury of six men and six women

Sister of girl found dead in North Texas placed with family

Nov 21, 2017

Officials say the sister of a girl who was adopted from India and found dead last month in suburban Dallas is with relatives after being in foster care

Activists file lawsuit challenging Trump immigration changes

Nov 21, 2017

A northern Virginia advocacy group has filed a lawsuit to challenge the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation

Lebanon's Hariri in Egypt amid resignation crisis at home

Nov 21, 2017

Lebanese PM Hariri in talks with Egypt's president before heading home to deal with crisis over his resignation

UN chief warns that traffickers may be guilty of war crimes

Nov 21, 2017

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says terrorist groups and criminals are capitalizing on conflict to exploit innocent civilians sexually and physically, which may constitute war crimes and crimes against humanity

Hulu sued for not offering audio service for blind customers

Nov 21, 2017

Advocacy groups have sued Hulu in an effort to force the subscription streaming service to provide an audio track that helps people who are blind or visually impaired enjoy TV shows and movies