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Puerto Rico prepares to vote on political status amid crisis

June 9, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

In this July 29, 2015 file photo, the Puerto Rican flag flies in front of Puerto Rico’s Capitol as in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico’s governor is pushing ahead with his top campaign promise of trying to convert the U.S. territory into a state, holding a Sunday June 11, 2017, referendum to let voters [&hellip...

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Brazil court weighs president’s fate in campaign funds case

June 9, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Brazil’s President Michel Temer receives military honors during ceremony of merit of the naval order, in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday, June 9, 2017. Brazil’s top electoral court is preparing to vote on a decision that could force Temer from office....

UK exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

June 8, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

A police officer is stationed outside a polling station at Cubitt Town Infant and Junior School on the Isle of Dogs in London, as people cast their votes in the general election, Thursday June 8, 2017. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP) LONDON (AP) — An exit poll...

Presidency hangs in balance in case before Brazil court

June 8, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Dollies with documents from the trial involving allegations that the 2014 Rousseff-Temer presidential ticket received illegal campaign financing, sit in the Superior Electoral Court in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 8, 2017. Brazil’s top electoral...

Prosecutor urges Venezuelans to reject constitution rewrite

June 8, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

In this May 24, 2017 file photo, Venezuela’s Chief Prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz speaks to the press at her office in Caracas, Venezuela. Ortega Diaz said Thursday, June 8, that she has asked the country’s supreme court to annul the...

Who’s who, what’s at stake in Britain’s unexpected election

June 7, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during a campaign visit to Norwich, England, Wednesday June 7, 2017, on the final day of campaigning ahead of the general election on Thursday. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP) LONDON (AP) — Britain votes for a...

Islamic State claims stunning attack in heart of Iran

June 7, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Police officers control the scene, around of shrine of late Iranian revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, after an assault of several attackers in Tehran, just outside Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi) TEHRAN, Iran (AP) —...

Brazil judges clash over evidence in case against president

June 7, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Brazil’s President Michel Temer, left, stands next to Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi, right, during a ceremony at the Planalto Presidential Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Brazil’s top electoral court is returning to its...

London attackers were chef, clerk and ‘suspicious’ Italian

June 6, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

This is undated three photo combo handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police on Tuesday June 6, 2017 of Khuram Shazad Butt, left, Rachid Redouane, centre and Youssef Zaghba who have been named as the suspects in Saturday’s attack at London Bridge....

Man attacks Paris police with tool at Notre Dame ‘for Syria’

June 6, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

This photo provided by David Metreau and dated Tuesday, June 6, 2017, shows a man, upper center right, who attacked a police officer laying wounded on the esplanade of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Paris police say an...