A U.S. federal judge has ruled it unconstitutional to prohibit transgenders in Puerto Rico from modifying their birth certificates according to their gender identities. Puerto Rico now joins the 47 U.S. states which allow transgenders to amend their birth certificates as they see fit.
Putin warns NATO against closer ties with Ukraine and Georgia
Lebanon to legalize medical marijuana after McKinsey report
Putin accuses U.S. forces of trying to ruin Trump summit outcome
Zuckerberg: If someone gets fired for data abuse 'it should be me'
Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump
North Korea has largest number of modern-day slaves in world, with just over one in 10 of population subjected to forced labour at hands of repressive state...shocking abuse outlined in newly released 2018 Global Slavery Index, largest survey in world of human slavery and forced marriage.
Germany sees sharp rise in 'fake science' journal publications — report | Thousands of German scientists — many using public funds — have published their results in quasi-scientific journals without being peer reviewed, according to a report. An expert described it as "a disaster for science.
Trump invites Putin to Washington on Twitter.
China Just Doubled Oil Shipments To North Korea
Neanderthal man knew how to make fire by striking stone to create sparks, researchers said after analyzing several tools found at sites in France dating from 50,000 years ago...already known Neanderthals used fire but mostly thought occurred by natural causes such as lightning or volcanic eruptions.
Remarkable footage released of uncontacted indigenous man who has lived alone in Amazon forest for at least 22 years. Semi-naked and swinging an axe vigorously as he fells tree, man, believed to be in his 50s, has never been filmed so clearly before and appears to be in excellent health.
Egyptian archeologists have opened a 30-tonne black granite sarcophagus to find three decomposed mummies after sewage water apparently leaked inside. “The sarcophagus has been opened, but we have not been hit by a curse,” said Mostafa Waziry, the head of Egypt’s Supreme Council for Antiquities.
Turkey accuses Israel of 'apartheid' over 'Jewish nation-state' law
Trump invites Putin to visit US
US Jewish groups furious at Jewish Nation-State Law
White House: Trump open to Russia questioning US citizens
10 months after Maria destroyed Puerto Rico’s electric grid, local agency responsible for rebuilding in chaos & more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen rickety system unspent, according to contractors & U.S. officials who are anxious to make progress before next hurricane.
Rosenstein defends charging foreign agents US can't arrest
Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city
Unannounced Russian military exercise panics Armenians
ADL raises alarm over Israeli democracy after nation-state bill
Trump invites Putin to visit US
UN diplomats: Russia and China block US on North Korea oil
Extreme heat grips Japan
FBI director says Russian influence efforts are ‘very active’
North Korea hasn't met its promise to return US war remains
Donald Trump to invite Vladimir Putin to White House in autumn
Germany's Heiko Maas demands 'minimum degree of reliability' from Donald Trump: Germany's top diplomat said international policy making is burdensome when the US president's words have a "half-life of 24 hours." Maas said he was unconvinced by Trump's attempts to backtrack on his Helsinki remarks.
Asthma deaths rise 25% amid growing air pollution crisis
North Korea has 2.6 million ‘modern slaves,’ new report estimates