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National Association of Hispanic Journalists rescinds Fox News sponsorship over Todd Starnes remarks

WASHINGTON — The nation’s largest Hispanic journalist group is rescinding Fox News‘ sponsorship of its upcoming annual conference in Texas and returning nearly $ 17,000 to the network in response to a radio host’s comments about Latino [...]

2 whistleblowers appear in Australian court over leaks

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Two whistleblowers appeared in a Canberra court on Thursday charged separately with leaking classified government information that alleges Australia bugged East Timor’s Cabinet and potential war crimes committed [...]

Jewish Dems rage over Trump’s ‘disloyalty’ comments

poster=”https://static.politico.com/c5/ac/c1afd56a4a9b803d8b643899b3af/trump-jews.png” true congress The president on Wednesday doubled down on his remark, telling reporters that “if you want to vote Democrat, [...]

In Denmark, Bewilderment and Anger Over Trump’s Canceled Visit

ODENSE, Denmark — The astonishment in Denmark over President Trump’s apparent desire to buy Greenland turned to bewilderment and anger on Wednesday after the American leader abruptly scrapped a state visit because the Danes have [...]

Hong Kong Police Officers Arrested Over Beating of Man in Hospital

HONG KONG — Two Hong Kong police officers were arrested on Tuesday after a video appeared to show them hitting a 62-year-old man in the genitals, stomach and face while he was strapped to a gurney in a hospital in June. The man was [...]

Omar, Tlaib denounce Israel over travel restrictions

Jim Mone/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib continued to criticize Israel Monday, slamming Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for barring the two lawmakers from visiting last week [...]

Planned Parenthood pulls out of family planning program over Trump abortion rule

A Planned Parenthood clinic is photographed in St. Louis. | Jeff Roberson/AP File Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Planned Parenthood made good Monday on months of threats to pull out of the Title X federal family [...]

China lashes out at Taiwan over Hong Kong asylum offer

BEIJING (AP) – China is lashing out at Taiwan over its offer of political asylum to participants in Hong Kong pro-democracy movement. Spokesman for the Cabinet’s Taiwan Affairs Office Ma Xiaoguang said Monday the offer would “cover [...]

Elizabeth Warren’s plans cost $5 trillion over 10 years

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has churned out scores of plans to fix America, and almost all of them require cracking the federal checkbook wide open. Her campaign’s estimates of the cost of the proposals, which include [...]

Planned Parenthood at risk in standoff over Trump abortion ‘gag rule’

Planned Parenthood told the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco this week that it has until Monday to put new Trump administration rules on hold or the group will withdraw all its clinics from Title X. | Michael Thomas/Getty [...]