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Muslim NJ mayor says he was detained at JFK, questioned about terrorists

The mayor of a New Jersey town said he was racially profiled at JFK Airport this August while he and his family were returning to the US from a trip ...

Muslim NJ mayor says he was detained at JFK, questioned about terrorists

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A trip to the campus counselor led to one student being detained and questioned by the police (KLAF) University of Louisiana at Lafayette student, Siraaj Salem, felt as if she was betrayed by the on-campus counselor after confiding in them. Re...
07:32, 2019-07-02

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Libya civil war, African displacement, global trade tensions, terrorists’ children ‘secretly detained’, and more Tuesday’s stories include: Libya facing “permanent division”, regional war; Africa event highlights forcible displacement; terrorists’ children ‘secr...
22:24, 2019-05-21

What Ilhan Omar needs to learn from London’s Muslim mayor Before being elected mayor of London, Sadiq Khan was accused of having Islamist connections. He once spoke at the same conference as Sajeel Abu Ibrah...
18:52, 2019-05-04

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio weighs in on Donald Trump's row with Sadiq Khan after the US president called the two Mayor 'twins' New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio today said he was a big fan of his London counterpart Sadiq Khan after President Trump compared the two politician...
11:56, 2019-06-04

Battery benefits questioned | Letter Scottish Power claims it is making a ‘significant step’ forward with renewable energy, but David Miller has doubtsJillian Ambrose (Report, 11 June) c...
17:56, 2019-06-14

Kevin Spacey 'questioned by Met Police in US' The actor is interviewed under caution over sex assault claims in the UK, a US website reports....
19:20, 2019-07-06

Over 200 questioned over deadly Hungary boat collision BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say they have questioned 230 people and 66 witnesses over the deadly Danube River boat collision that kille...
12:32, 2019-06-08

Kevin Spacey questioned over UK sex assault allegations Scotland Yard detectives reportedly travelled to US to interview him under cautionThe actor Kevin Spacey has been questioned by Scotland Yard detecti...
17:00, 2019-07-06

Spacey questioned by UK police over sex assault claims Kevin Spacey has been questioned by Scotland Yard detectives over sex assault claims in the UK....
16:52, 2019-07-06

Two men being questioned after Newark Airport evacuation; officials say no threat Travelers at Newark Liberty Airport evacuated, officials said, when a Alaska Airlines employee hit an alarm following an encounter with two men. ...
07:20, 2019-09-03

Luke Voit’s toughness will never be questioned after injury scare It takes more than a pitch to the face to keep Luke Voit from doing his job. Sure, the Yankees first baseman left Saturday’s matchup with the Rockies...
05:56, 2019-07-21

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s Patriotism Questioned During 9/11 Ceremony: ‘Why Your Confusion?’ Aside from doing nothing in response to mass shootings, one of America’s favorite pastimes is touting the virtues of tolerance, diversity, and inclus...
22:40, 2019-09-11

Former Germany international Metzelder questioned over child pornography Police are investigating ex-national team soccer player Christoph Metzelder over the distribution of child pornography, the Bild daily newspaper repo...
11:32, 2019-09-04

Man questioned in connection to fatal Queens fire: sources Police were questioning a man Wednesday evening in connection with a suspicious fatal fire in Queens, according to police sources. The fire broke out...
01:56, 2019-09-05

Rep. Crenshaw sends X-ray of missing eye to journalist who questioned his patriotism Texas Rep. Dan Crenshaw fired back at a New York Times contributing opinion writer for questioning his patriotism and claiming he was not signed on t...
01:56, 2019-06-12

The Latest: Possible jurors questioned for Navy SEAL’s trial SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care (all times local): 2:15 ...
23:48, 2019-06-17

Jailed ‘killer cop’ questioned about Jeffrey Epstein’s injuries A fellow inmate was questioned about the neck injuries suffered by Jeffrey Epstein in a Lower Manhattan lock-up, law-enforcement sources told The Pos...
18:56, 2019-07-25

Nonfiction: Two Early Presidents Who Questioned the Wisdom of ‘the People’ In “The Problem of Democracy,” Nancy Isenberg and Andrew Burstein show that John and John Quincy Adams were skeptical of popular democracy....
19:48, 2019-04-22

Pakistan’s former president questioned in anti-graft probe ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani court has handed over the country’s former president to a national anti-graft body for questions regarding a multi...
13:04, 2019-06-11

Kareem Hunt questioned by police following ‘argument’ at Cleveland bar Cellphone video emerged Monday showing suspended running back Kareem Hunt — now a Cleveland Brown after losing his job with the Chiefs last sea...
04:04, 2019-07-02

Ilhan Omar Responds to 9/11 Victim Who Questioned Her Patriotism Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar once again clarified her remarks about 9/11 on Sunday, days after a family member of a 9/11 victim alluded to the Muslim co...
17:56, 2019-09-16

Wynn leaders questioned about response to misconduct claims Massachusetts gambling regulators are questioning Wynn Resorts leaders Thursday about what they knew about allegations of sexual misconduct against c...
10:40, 2019-04-09

K-pop guru questioned by police amid gambling, sex scandals The music producer behind some of South Korea's biggest K-pop stars was questioned by police on Thursday in connection with an investigation into ill...
06:24, 2019-08-29

German IS trial: Mother of tortured girl questioned in Munich A woman thought to be the mother of a Yazidi girl left to die of thirst, allegedly by an Islamic State couple, has been questioned in a Munich court....
18:24, 2019-07-04

Two Palo Verde HS students questioned for social media threat Google Maps TUCSON – Two students at Palo Verde Magnet High School are being questioned after a social media threat was reported on Wednesday, accord...
20:40, 2019-08-08

Jake Gyllenhaal will not allow Sean Paul's good name to be questioned on his watch Jake Gyllenhaal, the famous actor soon to appear as the world’s foremost fishbowl-headed comic book villain, is a man of passions. He cannot stay sil...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Kevin Spacey questioned by Scotland Yard over assault allegations British police have traveled to the U.S. to interview Kevin Spacey about sexual assault allegations....
20:04, 2019-07-06

Scotland Yard questioned Kevin Spacey over assault claims British police have travelled to the United States to interview Kevin Spacey about sexual assault allegations...
17:52, 2019-07-06

Husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos questioned by cops Police questioned the estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos and his girlfriend at the man’s mansion, according to a publi...
15:40, 2019-06-01

Trump's stance on intelligence questioned as Russia spy extracted from Kremlin US media have claimed President Trump’s recklessness with the CIA cost America its top spy in the Kremlin. Even if the president is not to blame, the...
10:12, 2019-09-11

Charles Leclerc questioned Ferrari's strategy before Monaco Q1 exit Charles Leclerc says he questioned the Ferrari Formula 1 team's decision not to send him out again in the closing minutes of Monaco Grand Prix Q1, be...
17:12, 2019-05-25

Who were the 9/11 hijackers? The 19 terrorists who carried out the attack The 9/11 terror attacks, which saw four hijacked planes crash and kill thousands of people, were carried out by 19 men who all died as a result of th...
23:04, 2019-09-11

Chicago-area hospital’s role in baby-cutting case questioned CHICAGO (AP) — A local sheriff’s office wants to know if a suburban Chicago hospital violated state law by not immediately reporting that a wom...
04:08, 2019-05-21

Scotland Yard Questioned Kevin Spacey Over Sexual Assault Claims LONDON — British police have travelled to the U.S. to interview Kevin Spacey about sexual assault allegations. The Metropolitan Police is inves...
17:52, 2019-07-06

Germany toughens citizenship laws for terrorists and polygamists The German parliament has revised the Nationality Act to make it tougher on those joining foreign terrorist groups, polygamists and naturalized citiz...
11:08, 2019-06-28

A Novel About Women’s Solidarity That Nods at ‘Magic Marker Terrorists’ In “Whisper Network,” Chandler Baker explores the ways women protect other women in the workplace....
11:08, 2019-07-12

'Harvard of terrorists': Trump explains why US has yet to leave Afghanistan President Trump explained why American troops are still in Afghanistan after almost 20 years of conflict during an interview that aired Monday on Tuc...
04:28, 2019-07-02

DIGGING DEEPER: Examining Tucson’s ties to 9/11 terrorists TUCSON – It has now been 18 years since the September 11 terror attacks, and many people might not realize the Tucson connections to that fatef...
07:24, 2019-09-12

US Special Ops want A-29 Super Tucanos to battle terrorists in Africa Members of Congress would like to see a more expansive use of the A-29 Super Tucano aircraft in various global hotspots as a way to support US Specia...
15:00, 2019-06-11

Terrorists Turn to Bitcoin for Funding, and They’re Learning Fast The authorities have begun to raise alarms about a steady uptick in the number of militant groups using the hard-to-trace digital currency....
21:20, 2019-08-18

Terrorism survivors: ‘The terrorists killed many people in front of us’ To mark the International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, on 21 August, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North Re...
18:24, 2019-08-14

ISIS plotted to send terrorists through US-Mexico border ISIS plotted to smuggle English-speaking terrorists through the Mexican border to carry out a financial attack that would “cripple” the US economy, a...
15:00, 2019-06-07

‘Leaving Neverland’ ethics questioned as Michael Jackson lawyers speak at documentaries panel The controversy over HBO’s “Leaving Neverland” is part of a bigger debate that goes back a good century....
14:12, 2019-06-06

Patiserie Valerie arrests: Five people questioned over accounting fraud before cake chain collapsed Five people have been arrested and questioned over alleged accounting fraud at the Patisserie Valerie chain, the Serious Fraud Office has said....
16:40, 2019-06-23

Miranda Lambert fires back at online troll who questioned her marriage with a clever, sarcastic jab Miranda Lambert had a clever response to an online commenter that suggested her marriage to husband Brendan McLoughlin won’t last. ...
16:12, 2019-08-06

Quentin Tarantino Was Questioned About Why Margot Robbie Didn’t Have Many Speaking Lines in His Movie. They Both Had Very Different Responses. Quentin Tarantino’s new film Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday, and some memb...
16:20, 2019-05-23

ISIS leader went public to 'stop top terrorists DEFECTING to al-Qaida' ISIS’ leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi made his first appearance in five years to prevent the collapse of the terror group, a security expert has told Dai...
16:16, 2019-05-06

Ex-French spy chief admits 1980s pact with Fatah terrorists Families of victims of 1982 Paris attack demand parliamentary inquiry over claimsFamilies of the victims of a 1982 terrorist attack in Paris are dema...
17:32, 2019-08-09

Iran-linked terrorists caught stockpiling explosives in London Just months after signing on to the Iran nuclear deal, authorities in London reportedly discovered that an Iran-linked group was stockpiling tons of ...
17:28, 2019-06-10

Ex-French spy chief admits 1980s pact with Palestinian terrorists Families of victims of 1982 Paris attack demand parliamentary inquiry over claimsFamilies of the victims of a 1982 terrorist attack in Paris are dema...
19:44, 2019-08-09

Migrants pretending to be ISIS terrorists to avoid deportation from Europe MIGRANTS are claiming they are ex-ISIS terrorists in desperate bids to stay in Europe as officials won’t deport them if they would face the death pen...
17:32, 2019-06-25

Greek court: 9 jailed ahead of Erdogan visit not terrorists ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek court has cleared of terrorism and criminal arms charges nine people arrested in Athens ahead of a 2017 visit by Turkey...
20:16, 2019-05-15

Paul Pogba's behaviour questioned by ex-Real Madrid president amid uncertainty over Man Utd future Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon admits Paul Pogba is a "top player" and is causing excitement within Los Blancos' fanbase but expressed c...
15:56, 2019-06-19

DIGGING DEEPER: Alleged terrorists attended Tucson high schools TUCSON – The Digging Deeper team uncovered the latest documents that involved the arrests of two Tucson men charged with terrorism-related crimes. Th...
05:00, 2019-08-14

The line between domestic terrorists and supervillains blurs in the latest Watchmen trailer One of the enduring appeals of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ Watchmen is that it takes place, more or less, in a version of the real world. Sure, Nixo...
20:28, 2019-09-14

Burkina Faso minister warns terrorists gain ground in Sahel UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The foreign minister of Burkina Faso is warning that terrorist activity in Africa’s volatile Sahel region is gaining grou...
03:28, 2019-05-17

Statelessness for terrorists’ families, never an acceptable option, urges UN rights chief Thousands of suspected foreign ISIL terrorist fighters and their families who are being held in detention in Syria and Iraq, must be treated fairly b...
17:16, 2019-06-24

'Terrorists First, America Second': Liz Cheney tears into Rand Paul over foreign policy Rep. Liz Cheney ripped into Sen. Rand Paul over foreign policy, claiming the Kentucky Republican favored terrorists over Americans....
21:20, 2019-09-12

New footage shows London Bridge terrorists confronted by police – video Newly released video shows police confronting three knife-wielding men during the 2017 London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack. The footage ha...
18:40, 2019-07-17

Maduro providing a 'safe haven' for Iranian terrorists in the West, Pence says Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro is partnering with Iran to establish a beachhead for terrorist groups in the Western Hemisphere, Vice President M...
02:12, 2019-05-08

Syrian Army Discovers Tragic Destruction of Apamea at the Hands of Terrorists The Head of the Department of Antiquities and Museums of Hama in Syria, Abdul Qader Farzet, has announced that the ancient Syrian city of Apamea, whi...
20:36, 2019-05-29

Despite falling attacks, ISIL terrorists remain ‘global threat’: UN report Though attacks were down last year, a new United Nations report to the Security Council on Monday shows that ISIL is still a global threat, despite e...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Pentagon and CIA use previously unknown missile designed to only kill terrorists, not civilians The United States military and intelligence agency have been using a previously unknown missile that is designed to minimize civilian casualties when...
17:16, 2019-05-09

BREAKING: Terrorists storm hotel armed with rocket launchers – 10 explosions heard TERRORISTS have reportedly stormed a hotel in Pakistan with rocket launchers – as 10 blasts are heard....
15:40, 2019-05-11

Dutch birdwatcher held hostage by terrorists killed in gun battle with Philippine army Ewold Horn from the Netherlands was Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf's longest-held hostage. The military said that it also killed the Abu Sayyaf c...
11:04, 2019-05-31

Trump used his 9/11 speech to threaten terrorists with force even greater than 'nuclear power' if they attack the US again Al Drago/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested terrorists would face force even greater than "nuclear power" if they attack the US. ...
22:28, 2019-09-11

Senators ask why the military bombed 'a bunch of terrorists hiding in the bushes' with super-expensive F-35 Members of the Senate Armed Services Committee want to know why F-35s, which cost $35,000 an hour each to fly, were used to strike "a bunch of terror...
00:04, 2019-09-13

Facebook should de-platform 'domestic terrorists' Antifa following Andy Ngo attack, says Brent Bozell Media Research Center founder Brent Bozell is calling for Facebook to de-platform Antifa on the heels of conservative writer Andy Ngo being attacked ...
18:00, 2019-07-03

Colombia: Maduro regime, propped up by transnational criminals and terrorists, won't make deals with US President Trump’s administration can't drive out Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro by cutting deals with his cronies, according to a top regional l...
00:00, 2019-05-08

London Bridge attack inquest: Jurors visit spot where terrorists were shot dead Jurors sitting on the London Bridge attack inquest have retraced terrorists' steps and visited the area they were shot and killed by police two years...
17:20, 2019-07-03

'Protesters as terrorists': growing number of states turn anti-pipeline activism into a crime Conservative lawmakers have put forward laws criminalizing protests in at least 18 states since 2017 that civil liberties advocates say are unconstit...
12:12, 2019-07-08

Man who plotted to bomb New York subways and then helped prosecute terrorists after his arrest is sentenced to 10 years NEW YORK (AP) — Man who plotted to bomb New York subways and then helped prosecute terrorists after his arrest is sentenced to 10 years....
21:48, 2019-05-02

MI5 stretched to breaking point by threats from terrorists, cyber criminals and neo-Nazi extremists, says security minister Assaults from all types of enemy, including cyber criminals, organised crime bosses, neo-Nazi right-wing extremists and terrorists, were leaving MI5 ...
13:08, 2019-06-02

Children of ISIL terrorists likely held in ‘secret detention facilities’, UN human rights office warns In Syria, it is suspected that children whose fathers fought for terrorist group ISIL are being held in unidentified “settlements” and “secret detent...
19:36, 2019-05-21

London Bridge attack: Jurors to visit spot where terrorists were shot dead by police marksmen Inquest jurors will today visit the spot where the London Bridge attack terrorists were shot dead by police marksmen....
04:24, 2019-07-03

Who are the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat? The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, the world's largest organized Muslim community, is celebrating its annual congress in Germany, where many of its memb...
13:52, 2019-07-07

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prizewinning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; ...
23:56, 2019-05-07

Jeffrey Epstein had a foreign passport that listed an address in Saudi Arabia to protect himself from 'hijackers or terrorists,' his lawyers claim in new court documents Stephanie Keith/Getty Images Jeffrey Epstein had a foreign passport that was linked to an address in Saudi Arabia in order to protect him from "pote...
09:32, 2019-07-17

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prize-winning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; ...
11:40, 2019-07-22

Muslim groups apologize for video: Mistake ‘ours to own’ PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Muslim leaders in Philadelphia are apologizing for an event last month at which children were captured on video speaking in Arabi...
23:04, 2019-05-15

Nearly half of Tory members would not want Muslim PM – poll Islamophobia survey finds just 8% believe it is a problem within the Conservative partyTory leadership latest – live updatesNearly half of Conservati...
17:44, 2019-06-24

As a Muslim, I can’t cook with alcohol – what can I use instead? | Kitchen aide Halal vinegar, heavily spiced stock, grape juice vinegar ... there are lots of alternatives that fit the billLots of recipes include red wine (for me...
14:16, 2019-05-31

Muslim killed in Sri Lanka riots despite curfew Mobs have killed a Muslim man and vandalized mosques and stores in Sri Lanka despite a nationwide curfew. The state also shut down social media after...
09:40, 2019-05-14

School LGBT teaching row: Gay, Muslim and Parkfield They say books aimed at teaching kids about characteristics protected in the Equality Act – stories some parents have protested – would have helped t...
10:42, 2019-04-09

If the El Paso shooter had been Muslim ... | Moustafa Bayoumi Can you imagine what Trump and the media would have said if the shooters had been a Muslim instead of a white male? I canIf the El Paso shooter had b...
17:00, 2019-08-06

Sri Lankan gov’t minister: At least 1 Muslim killed in riots COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A Sri Lankan Cabinet minister says a Muslim man was killed and dozens of shops and mosques were destroyed in communal viole...
07:36, 2019-05-14

Sinead O'Connor says she's always been Muslim but didn't realize it Sinead O'Connor insists that she's always been Muslim — but that she only realized it recently....
21:24, 2019-09-16

How the Roman Theater of Bosra Became a Muslim Citadel The Romans, along with their successors the Byzantines, occupied the Levant for almost 800 years and left many preserved remains. ...
03:28, 2019-09-08

Interfaith marriages still a rarity in the Muslim world Despite belonging to different religions, a Lebanese couple has tied the knot and shared their elaborate wedding video online. It sends a strong mess...
23:28, 2019-09-11

'London brother of two Islamic State terrorists arrested in Portugal' The London-based sibling of two Islamic State terrorists who were known associates of so-called Jihadi John has been arrested in Portugal, according ...
16:44, 2019-06-18

London Bridge terrorists 'could have been targeting Oxford Street when they decided to divert' The London Bridge terrorists could have been targeting Oxford Street when they decided to divert on their way there, an inquest has heard....
14:40, 2019-05-29

Facebook and Met Police join forces to 'stop terrorists live-streaming attacks' The Metropolitan Police and Facebook are working together to improve the social network's ability to detect live streaming of terrorism....
19:40, 2019-09-17

Worshipper 'accidentally decapitates himself' with sword at Muslim ceremony GRAPHIC CONTENT: The man was reportedly showing off his skills with a sword when he cut his own head off...
17:40, 2019-09-13

Eid al-Fitr: Celebrations for the Muslim holiday begin around the world The holiday marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, when devout Muslims have been fasting from sunrise to sunset....
16:52, 2019-06-04

Muslim group in Nigeria calls for 'Big Brother Naija' ban A Muslim group in Nigeria has called on the West-African country's government to ban the latest season of the Big Brother Naija reality show....
17:20, 2019-07-15

Man Is Charged in Twitter Threat to Lynch Muslim Lawyer A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Joseph Cecil Vandevere, 52. He is accused of threatening a man who is now running for office in Virginia....
04:56, 2019-07-02

'Ramy' puts fresh spin on Muslim experience The quest for identity as a Muslim living in New Jersey only scratches the surface of "Ramy," a Hulu series that deftly combines comedy with drama, a...
16:40, 2019-04-18

Under Modi, the Hindu-Muslim divide worsens in India NAYABANS, India — Muslims in Nayabans, an unremarkable village in northern India, say they remember a time when their children played with Hind...
18:52, 2019-05-21

Muslim woman wearing Hijab stabbed in Pittsburgh At least one woman was killed and another injured in a stabbing near a Pittsburgh bus stop in front of a cop, according to a report. Witnesses said t...
20:08, 2019-08-08

Israel bans entry to two Muslim US congresswomen over their criticism The decision to bar Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is likely to deepen a rift within the Democratic Party over Israel. President Donald...
18:56, 2019-08-15

Muslim website defends Home Office funding The SuperSisters platform, for young Muslim women, says it has retained full control over its output....
16:48, 2019-09-16

US accuses China of using 'concentration camps' against Muslim minority In a highly charged attack, the Pentagon says up to 3m people could be imprisoned in detention centresThe United States has accused China on Friday o...
03:08, 2019-05-04

France: Muslim women in Grenoble defy burkini ban Muslim women have pushed back against a ban on burkinis at a public pool, provoking a firm response from the far right. National Rally leader Marine ...
02:44, 2019-06-25

Austria bans Muslim headscarf in primary schools Austria has passed a law intended to ban Muslim girls from wearing a headscarf in primary schools. The Jewish yarmulke and Sikh patka are not include...
05:28, 2019-05-16

Landlord who refused to rent to Muslim men settles lawsuit DENVER (AP) — A lawsuit against a Denver landlord who was recorded refusing to allow a Muslim father and son to sublease her property for a restauran...
06:48, 2019-05-03

Saatchi Gallery covers up artworks after Muslim visitors' complaints Paintings by SKU deemed blasphemous for combining Islamic text with nude imagesA leading contemporary art gallery covered up works featuring an Islam...
19:48, 2019-05-05

Muslim detective can pursue $7M discrimination suit against city: judge A Manhattan federal judge has ruled that a Muslim former member of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s protective detail can continue his lawsuit against th...
01:00, 2019-08-17

Ex-black militant-turned Muslim cleric says rights violated ATLANTA (AP) — A 1960s black militant-turned Muslim cleric is challenging his imprisonment for the killing of a sheriff’s deputy in 2000, sayin...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Largest Muslim convention in Western Canada focuses on working together All were welcome to the workshops and prayers at the Jalsa Salana convention at the Sarcee Seven Chiefs Sportsplex on Tsuut'ina Nation....
03:44, 2019-08-25

How Muslim model Maria Al-Sadek is shaking up the fashion industry It’s the American Dream for the digital age. Three years ago, Maria Al-Sadek was a college student living in Alabama. Now she’s a rising model, write...
02:28, 2019-06-23

North Carolina: Plea expected in 3 Muslim students’ slayings DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina man charged with killing three much-admired Muslim university students is expected to enter a plea more than f...
07:20, 2019-06-12

Muslim society: ‘Disturbing’ video of children wasn’t vetted The Muslim American Society says “disturbing” video showing children speaking in Arabic about sacrifice and chopping off heads wasn’...
19:00, 2019-05-05

Muslim students return to pool a year after told to leave WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A group of Muslim students have returned to a Delaware public pool a year after they were asked to leave because of their cot...
19:04, 2019-06-29

3 accused in plot to attack NY Muslim enclave plead guilty ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Three of four suspects accused of plotting to attack an upstate New York Muslim community have pleaded guilty. Nineteen-year-o...
20:20, 2019-06-28

Sri Lanka imposes overnight curfew after anti-Muslim attacks Police announced the curfew after sectarian violence erupted in several towns in the country's North Western Province. Authorities also shut down soc...
18:04, 2019-05-13

Mass grave in Bosnia presumed to hold Muslim war victims SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — The prosecutor’s office in Bosnian says a mass grave has been discovered near the capital of Sarajevo that ...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Muslim, Jewish leaders team up in 'exemplary' European initiative Imams and rabbis from across Europe are attending a summit in Italy organized by the Muslim Jewish Leadership Council. Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia an...
18:40, 2019-09-15

Danish far-right party calling for Muslim deportation to stand in election Stram Kurs to be on ballot paper for first time after getting required 20,000 signatures A far-right political party demanding the deportation of 700...
12:44, 2019-05-05

Boris Johnson claimed Islam put Muslim world 'centuries behind' Anger as 2007 essay lamenting ‘no spread of democracy’ in Islamic world comes to light Boris Johnson has been strongly criticised for arguing Islam h...
17:40, 2019-07-15

Muslim community shuns women released from prison, says report There is a ‘much more forgiving attitude’ towards Muslim male offenders, say former convictsThe Muslim community in Britain shuns women who have been...
18:56, 2019-07-15

Western UN envoys condemn China's Muslim 're-education' camps China is reportedly holding up to 1 million Uighurs in internment camps, described as "concentration camps" by rights groups. Diplomats rarely send o...
21:40, 2019-07-10

Muslim prison guard accuses Georgia agency of discrimination ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia prison guard who recently converted to Islam says the state Department of Corrections won’t allow her to wear a hijab ...
14:44, 2019-05-16

Muslim hajj pilgrims perform 'stoning of the devil' ceremony On the first day of the Muslim Eid al-Adha festival, more than 2 million pilgrims attended the symbolic ritual of stoning the devil near the Saudi ho...
19:24, 2019-08-11

3 Muslim Workers at Amazon File Federal Discrimination Complaint Three women near Minneapolis argue that Amazon retaliated against them after they protested their working conditions....
16:32, 2019-05-08

DOE slacking on Jewish, Muslim dietary options at schools: councilman A free-lunch pilot program for Jewish and Muslim city school kids with religious dietary restrictions has been plagued by delays, two politicians cha...
00:12, 2019-05-20

Muslim women reportedly ‘sterilized’ in Chinese ‘re-education’ camps China is forcibly sterilizing women held in its vast network of “re-education” camps that house political and religious prisoners, survivors have cla...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Study: Climate change could pose danger for Muslim pilgrimage For the world’s estimated 1.8 billion Muslims — roughly one-quarter of the world population — making a pilgrimage to Mecca is considered a religious ...
18:08, 2019-08-22

Iranian Embassy siege hero Robin Horsfall blasts Jeremy Hunt for saying British soldiers and IRA terrorists should be treated 'the same' Jeremy Hunt faced a growing storm today as a hero of the Iranian embassy siege accused him of a "disgraceful" insult to former British soldiers facin...
16:04, 2019-06-27

‘You should be ashamed’: Conservative MP lashes out at Muslim witness during hearing on online hate A Tory MP told a Muslim witness at a hearing exploring online hate that he “should be ashamed” for linking conservative and alt-right commentators to...
20:28, 2019-05-31

Scheer removes Conservative MP from Justice Committee after outlash at Muslim witness Scheer said he spoke to MP Michael Cooper about his comments earlier in the week, and decided to remove him from the committee as a consequence....
04:00, 2019-06-02

Stampede at Muslim 'head-cutting' festival kills 31 — at least 100 hurt in crush The stampede happened during a festival which sees Shia Muslims cut themselves as a show of faith...
23:32, 2019-09-10

Thousands back doctor suspended for asking Muslim patient to remove veil More than 83,000 people have signed a petition backing a British doctor who could lose his job for asking a Muslim woman to remove her veil....
23:52, 2019-05-26

North Carolina man pleads guilty to 2015 murders of three Muslim students Judge said Craig Stephen Hicks agreed as part of his plea to accept three consecutive life sentences without paroleA North Carolina man has pleaded g...
23:48, 2019-06-12

‘It ruins lives’ Muslim beauty queen begs Facebook to protect her A MUSLIM beauty queen has blasted Facebook after being called a “whore” in a series of harassing messages on social media....
20:04, 2019-05-22

Deep in the Muslim Heart of Texas, a Farm Family Provides Halal Meat A Houston-area couple is trying to offer a smaller-scale, more humane alternative to conventional slaughterhouses....
12:04, 2019-06-04

‘Unacceptable’ for Green Party to allow candidates who support Bill 21: Muslim group Elizabeth May responded has noted that the Green Party structure is "very different" than other parties....
19:52, 2019-09-10

Muslim couple deny terror-related charges in Madrid re-trial MADRID (AP) — A Moroccan-born Spaniard and his Mexican wife are denying charges in their retrial that they helped recruit militants for the Islamic S...
13:28, 2019-06-11

Muslim Council demands apology for Cologne police 'racial profiling' Cologne police have denied that brief detentions of Ramadan revelers at the city's rail hub amounted to 'racial profiling.' Germany's Central Council...
23:56, 2019-06-05

Muslim worshippers cut heads of children open with knives in religious festival GRAPHIC CONTENT: The Ashura festival sees devout Muslims shed blood in a traditional show of faith...
18:16, 2019-09-10

BREAKING Stampede at Muslim 'head-cutting' festival kills 31 — at least 100 hurt The stampede happened during a festival which sees Shia Muslims cut themselves as a show of faith...
18:16, 2019-09-10

Zaira Wasim: Muslim actress quits Bollywood to 'follow faith' Indians on social media were quick to react to the news, with many criticising her reasons for quitting....
13:32, 2019-07-01

The last major opponent of China's Muslim oppression has retreated into silence. Here's why that's a big deal. Roman Pilipey/Pool via Reuters Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recently said that Uighurs — the Muslim ethnic minority under oppression...
12:12, 2019-07-06

Muslim worshippers, Israeli police clash at holy site in Jerusalem Muslim worshippers and Israeli police clashed Sunday at a major Jerusalem holy site during prayers marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha....
22:40, 2019-08-11

BREAKING: Tunisia bans the niqab Muslim face cover in public TUNISIA has banned the niqab in all public institutions after a spate of terror attacks have rocked the country....
14:28, 2019-07-05

Amazing photos show two million Muslim pilgrims gathering for Hajj Incredible photos have shown two million Muslims gathering in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia to perform initial rites of the Hajj....
13:00, 2019-08-09

Home Office role in 'Woke' Muslim social network revealed The network on Facebook and Instagram helps combat online radicalisation, says Home Office....
13:48, 2019-08-16

Shocking moment knifeman arrested after stabbing Muslim women in hijabs A KNIFEMAN has attacked two women wearing hijabs in a brutal assault – with one dying from her injuries....
21:28, 2019-08-08

Muslim Council of Great Britain campaigns for 'fairer' media coverage The Muslim Council of Britain says there is a "serious problem" with how the media reports on Islam....
02:12, 2019-07-09

Muslim prison guards claim they were suspended for refusing to shave beards Two Muslim men are suing the State of New York and the NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision for discrimination, claiming they were...
05:00, 2019-08-27

'Star Wars' actor Riz Ahmed says he was racially profiled: 'It's really scary to be Muslim right now' "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" actor Riz Ahmed claimed he was racially profiled on a flight in April, causing him to miss a Star Wars Celebration con...
18:32, 2019-06-30

Fiction: An American Pilot, a Muslim Teenager and a Talking Dog All Caught in an Absurd War “Red Birds,” a new novel by the Pakistani author Mohammed Hanif, satirizes America’s never-ending military conflicts in the Middle East....
11:24, 2019-05-18

Denver landlord who refused to rent to Muslim tenants settles lawsuit DENVER — A Denver landlord who was recorded telling her tenant to find an “American person … good like you and me” to sublease her ...
17:32, 2019-05-03

Nigeria's ban of Shiite Muslim group risks Boko Haram repeat A ban on a Shiite Muslim group came after a court in Abuja ruled the government could classify it as a "terrorist organization." The ban raises fears...
20:12, 2019-07-29

Freed from elevator, Pope names new cardinals from Muslim, developing countries After being trapped in an elevator due to a power outage, Pope Francis made it to his weekly Angelus prayers. There, he announced 13 new cardinals fr...
17:16, 2019-09-01

Angry Muslim voters clamor for Democrats’ attention at annual conference "We often hear a lot of really nice words when people like Donald Trump go after Muslim Americans,” Abdul El-Sayed told Politico. “But there’s anothe...
01:48, 2019-09-01

Israeli police clash with Muslim worshippers at Jerusalem holy site Violence flares at contested site at time of heightened tensions between Israel and PalestineIsraeli police have clashed with Muslim worshippers at a...
22:32, 2019-08-11

London Bridge terrorists were lawfully shot dead by police after 'ignoring clear warning shouts', inquest jury concludes The London Bridge terrorists who killed eight people and injured 48 others were lawfully shot dead by police, a jury has found....
17:12, 2019-07-16

Muslim practice of instant divorce made illegal in India after historic vote The practice, which can only be implemented by men, has already been made illegal in more than 20 Muslim countries. India has followed suit after law...
22:20, 2019-07-30

Muslim hajj pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia for day of worship As one of the largest religious gatherings on earth, this second day of the hajj on Mount Arafat, or the hill of mercy as it’s also known, is often t...
05:36, 2019-08-11

Conservative party's anti-Islamophobia strategy is not working, says Muslim Tory The Conservative Party's strategy to tackle its "Muslim problem" is failing, a senior Tory figure warned today....
13:04, 2019-05-14

Fasts and late-night protein shakes: how Muslim athletes compete during Ramadan The holy month began at the start of May this year. While some athletes find blending exercise and fasting tough, others say it helps them focusFor t...
10:48, 2019-05-15

Unsubstantiated claims Muslim doctor sterilized women raise tensions in Sri Lanka On May 23 Sri Lankan newspaper Divaina, known for its nationalist stance, published a front page article alleging a Muslim doctor had secretly steril...
16:08, 2019-06-06

Muslim group calls on Conservative candidate to step down over social media posts In a statement to Global on Friday, Melek didn't deny sharing any specific messages on social media, but said she does not support conversion therapy...
17:08, 2019-08-04

Comedian Ramy Youssef is still figuring out life as a Muslim millennial. So he made a show about it. In Hulu’s “Ramy,” Youssef’s character seeks a closer connection to God, rather than a disavowal of his roots....
16:12, 2019-04-23

‘Seldom uses front door’: report reveals how China spies on Muslim minority Authorities use an app to collect personal data on Uighurs as part of a vast surveillance network, Human Rights Watch saysUsing too much electricity ...
14:00, 2019-05-02

Dakota Fanning responds to casting backlash over Muslim role in new refugee movie After her movie role as a Muslim raised in Africa sparked a social media firestorm, Dakota Fanning is now speaking out on the casting controversy. &...
20:12, 2019-09-05

Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops....
08:16, 2019-05-31

White House considers move to designate Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group Sarah Sanders says ‘designation working its way through internal process’ after Trump personally lobbied by Egypt president SisiThe White House has c...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Three men sentenced to life in prison over rape and murder of eight-year-old Muslim girl in India Three men in India have been sentenced to life in prison after they were convicted of the horrific rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl....
16:08, 2019-06-10

Three men face death penalty over rape and murder of eight-year-old Muslim girl in India Prosecutors in India are seeking the death penalty for three men who were convicted of the horrific rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl....
11:32, 2019-06-10

On Late Night, Ramy Youssef explains the insult of being called a moderate Muslim It’s disappointing but perhaps not surprising that Ramy Youssef’s career didn’t really take off until he took matters into his own hands. For one thi...
13:48, 2019-06-25

Muslim lawmakers break Ramadan fast at historic Iftar dinner on Capitol Hill Representatives Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and André Carson open up about the challenges they face on the basis of their identity US congresswoman Ilh...
20:16, 2019-05-21

Taco Bell drive-thru worker fired for spewing anti-Muslim rant at customer A Taco Bell employee in Missouri was fired after a video of her spewing an anti-Muslim rant at a customer spread across the internet, a report said. ...
00:24, 2019-05-21

BREAKING: Knifeman stabs ‘Muslim women wearing hijabs' in daylight rampage – one dead A KNIFEMAN has attacked two women wearing hijabs in a brutal assault – with one dying from her injuries....
19:28, 2019-08-08

French nudists threaten to strip off in public pools amid row with Muslim burkini bathers FRENCH nudists have threatened to “bare all” in public swimming pool in a row with Muslim burkina-wearing bathers....
16:56, 2019-06-28

Lawmakers worry World Bank is funding China's Uighur Muslim 're-education' camps World Bank officials have issued a loan to China for the very region where Communist authorities have established mass detention camps targeting Uigh...
03:00, 2019-08-27

Halima Aden in Sports Illustrated: Magazine features Muslim model in burkini for first time Sports Illustrated magazine has featured a Muslim model wearing a burkini for the first time....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Michigan city worker fired for anti-Muslim post about Sports Illustrated model A Michigan city worker was fired over an anti-Muslim Facebook post about a Sports Illustrated model that he tried to cover up, insisting he was hacke...
17:08, 2019-05-09

Ilhan Omar and Muslim Members of Congress Host Historic Iftar on Capitol Hill Over the last three years, American politics have been shaped by a White House that has made a habit and sport of attacking Muslims in the U.S. and a...
22:12, 2019-05-21

North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry....
15:56, 2019-06-12

Khadijah Mellah, UK's first female Muslim jockey, wins debut race at Glorious Goodwood Khadijah Mellah, Britain's first female Muslim jockey, made history on Thursday as she won her debut race at Glorious Goodwood....
15:52, 2019-08-01

China's 'vast, secret system' of AI reportedly tracks and controls Uighurs, a largely Muslim minority Chinese authorities are harnessing a vast and secretive system of advanced facial recognition technology in order to control and surveil the Uighurs,...
19:56, 2019-04-15

Jeremy Corbyn breaks fast with Muslim community to commemorate Finsbury Park mosque attack Jeremy Corbyn has broken fast with members of the north London Muslim community to commemorate the Finsbury Park mosque attack....
23:16, 2019-05-21

London Bridge terror attack inquest: Banker stabbed in 'brief but furious' attack as he tried to fight off terrorists A banker tried to fend off the London Bridge terrorists with his skateboard before he was fatally stabbed in a "brief but furious assault", an inques...
13:12, 2019-05-08

A$AP Rocky detained in Sweden for 2 more weeks "They were attacked, and he made use of self-defence," said the rapper's defence lawyer, Henrik Olsson Lilja....
17:08, 2019-07-05

Nearly 250 migrants detained after BP encountering near Sasabe TUCSON – Nearly 250 migrants were detained this week after Tucson Sector Border Patrol encountered three large groups east of Sasabe. According...
02:08, 2019-08-31

More than 100,000 people detained, missing in Syria: UN Reports suggest that more than 100,000 people in Syria have been detained, abducted or gone missing during the eight-year conflict, with the governme...
23:52, 2019-08-07

Cat ‘detained’ by police after being mistaken for burglar While responding to reports of a possible “burglary in progress” in Florida, police officers made a furry discovery. A small cat had gotten loose and...
17:16, 2019-09-05

The Latest: 4 detained in hip-hop shooting released Police say four men detained after a shooting tied to a Miami-area hip-hop festival have been released...
00:48, 2019-05-14

Man detained after crashing into cactus, PCSD says TUCSON –A man was taken into custody after crashing into a saguaro on the north side Wednesday morning. Firefighters were dispatched First Avenue and...
22:04, 2019-07-10

Cat mistaken for burglar, gets 'detained' by police A small cat was mistaken for a burglar in Florida, prompting local authorities to be called in to arrest the furry suspect....
23:08, 2019-09-04

‘Stand united against anti-Muslim hatred’ urges Guterres, after mosque shootings in New Zealand leave 49 dead The UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged the international community to ‘stand united against anti-Muslim hatred’ following a mass shootin...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Prominent investigative journalist detained in Russia MOSCOW (AP) — Russian police say a prominent investigative journalist is facing charges of drug dealing. Police said on Friday that Ivan Golunov, who...
12:56, 2019-06-07

Reporter detained while covering Connecticut demonstration BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A reporter with Hearst Connecticut Media was briefly detained while covering a demonstration on the anniversary of a police ...
16:28, 2019-05-10

Detained immigrants sue over conditions, medical care Immigrants held in US detention facilities filed a lawsuit Monday decrying what they called shoddy medical care and a failure by authorities to provi...
22:56, 2019-08-20

DOJ, ICE release 300 of nearly 700 workers detained in Mississippi raids Federal authorities have released 300 of the nearly 700 workers detained in the Mississippi immigration raids on Wednesday, according to officials. &...
00:48, 2019-08-09

Algerian ex-PM Ahmed Ouyahia detained over corruption Ouyahia is the most senior politician to be detained over graft allegations since mass protests forced President Bouteflika to step down in April. Pr...
20:48, 2019-06-12

Suspect detained after shooting on Southwest side TUCSON – A suspect wanted in a shooting on the Southwest side has been detained. The Pima County Sheriff’s Department said the suspect wa...
11:24, 2019-09-05

Iran confirms it has detained three Australian citizens Cases of British-Australians Kylie Moore-Gilbert and Jolie King, and King’s Australian partner, Mark Firkin, were revealed last weekIran’s judiciary ...
23:44, 2019-09-17

21 Savage donates $25G for legal aid for detained immigrants Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage has given $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center after the watchdog organization helped him while he was in fed...
18:04, 2019-06-16

21 Savage donates $25K for legal aid for detained immigrants ATLANTA (AP) — Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage has given $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center after the watchdog organization helped him whil...
04:24, 2019-06-15

Conditions for Children Detained at the Border are Still Horrific Detention centers at the border have been under increasing scrutiny in past weeks, with lawyers and advocates telling stories of appalling conditions...
14:36, 2019-06-28

Ex-ETA leader Josu Ternera detained in France The fugitive former political leader of the Basque separatist organization ETA has been caught in France, the Spanish Interior Ministry confirmed on ...
09:36, 2019-05-16

Brother of Algeria’s ex-president reported detained ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A security official in Algeria says the influential brother of the country’s former longtime president has been detaine...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Former MMA champion Mamed Khalidov detained in Poland WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Former MMA champion Mamed Khalidov has been detained in Poland on suspicion of altering the origins of luxury cars stolen in th...
16:16, 2019-06-11

Iran says detained US resident to be released to Lebanon TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian judiciary spokesman says Iran has agreed to hand over a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned for years to Lebanese offic...
10:32, 2019-06-11

3 detained for questioning over doctor’s slaying in Belize Belize authorities investigating the slayings of a Virginia cardiologist and his tour guide have detained three men in the case, according to local r...
18:56, 2019-07-17

Advocate: Immigrant mom and premature newborn detained PHOENIX (AP) — Advocates were shocked to find a teenage mom and her premature newborn daughter huddled in a Border Patrol facility in what they say w...
21:24, 2019-06-13

Vice president of Venezuelan congress detained The vice president of Venezuela's National Assembly, Edgar Zambrano, has been detained and towed to prison in his car. He was apprehended for alleged...
04:04, 2019-05-09

On International Day, UN stands in solidarity with some 20 detained staff Marking International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid tribute to UN personnel a...
16:12, 2019-04-09

Argentine pediatrician detained for child pornography BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Authorities in Argentina say they have detained one of the chief pediatricians at a respected children’s hospita...
23:24, 2019-05-29

US closes facility that detained migrant who later died HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for processing migrants in South Texas one day after authorities say...
05:52, 2019-05-22

Canadians detained in China accused of espionage China has charged Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor with stealing state secretsThe two Canadian citizens detained in China on espionage allegations h...
18:08, 2019-05-16

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky detained for up to two more weeks in Sweden A Swedish court on Friday ordered that U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky be held in custody for up to two more weeks while prosecutors investigate his part in a...
15:20, 2019-07-05

Bosnian war-crimes suspect detained in Romania BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian police say they have detained a man suspected of war crimes committed in 1992, during the wars in the former Yugos...
19:28, 2019-05-29

Two-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Detained While Crossing Border A two-year-old boy from Guatemala has died after being detained with his mother while crossing the border from Mexico into Texas, BuzzFeed reported o...
16:24, 2019-05-16

ICE releases US citizen, 18, wrongfully detained for over 3 weeks HOUSTON — A U.S.-born 18-year-old was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks. Francisco ...
10:28, 2019-07-24

Aunt detained over beating of girl in Russia A seven-year-old has been flown to Moscow for emergency surgery after authorities in the Caucasus found serious injuries on the girl's body. Official...
11:52, 2019-07-06

Marking international day, UN experts call for urgent action to end racial discrimination, in wake of New Zealand anti-Muslim attack States must take urgent action, to “stem the tide of hate and discrimination” and ramping up of “ethno-nationalist populism”, which helped fuel the d...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Mayor Pete Is Really Screwing Up In His Day Job The rise of South Bend, IN, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has been one of the bigger surprises of the still-nascent Democratic primary. But running as a mayor...
16:36, 2019-06-20

Somali asylum-seeker detained for over 2 years released CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Lawyers representing an asylum-seeker from Somalia who’s been detained for over 2 ½ years without a bond hearing say he...
22:28, 2019-05-20

Nearly 1,000 migrants detained by Yuma Border Patrol this weekend TUCSON – Nearly 1,000 undocumented immigrants were taken into custody after Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents spotted the group attempting to en...
01:16, 2019-05-21

Migrants detained in Libya, caught in crossfire, seek aid CAIRO (AP) — Eritrean migrants say the facility where they are detained in western Libya was caught in the crossfire between rival militias. The two ...
09:36, 2019-07-01

4 Jamaican fishermen detained on Coast Guard ships WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Jamaican fishermen were held for nearly a month aboard U.S. Coast Guard vessels in the Caribbean Sea, most of the time chained...
22:32, 2019-06-12

ICE releases teen US citizen wrongfully detained for over 3 weeks HOUSTON — A U.S.-born 18-year-old was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks. Francisco ...
13:48, 2019-07-24

Judge limits transfer of detained immigrants in California RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge says authorities can’t transfer immigrants from two Southern California detention centers to far-flung...
22:56, 2019-06-21

ASAP Rocky detained in Swedish jail at least another week Donald Trump says he will speak to the Swedish Prime Minister and wants the situation 'resolved'....
11:40, 2019-07-20

Tunisia releases UN arms expert detained for spying German-Tunisian UN diplomat Moncef Kartas, who was jailed nearly two months ago on suspicion of espionage, has been temporarily released on bail. But...
08:12, 2019-05-22

John McAfee released after being detained in the Dominican Republic Millionaire John McAfee has been released after being detained by authorities in the Dominican Republic....
17:52, 2019-07-25

Employee at UK's consulate in Hong Kong detained in China Detention comes amid more than two months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong An employee at the UK’s consulate in Hong Kong has been detained by ...
09:12, 2019-08-20

Syrian refugees in Beirut and Istanbul detained and deported Lives put at risk as thousands face forcible return to warzones under air attackCountries neighbouring the still rumbling Syrian war are rounding up ...
08:36, 2019-07-29

Woman detained in doctor’s fatal shooting in Belize A woman has been detained in connection to the fatal shooting of a Virginia cardiologist and his fishing guide in Belize, according to new reports. S...
14:44, 2019-06-27

Iranian paper says journalist, activists detained at protest TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian newspaper says one of its reporters was detained by police earlier this week while she was covering a protest marking ...
12:08, 2019-05-04

Australian student reportedly detained in North Korea SYDNEY — The family of an Australian student reportedly detained in North Korea said on Thursday they had not heard from him for several days and the...
17:28, 2019-06-27

‘I was scared I’d get sick’: the pregnant migrant women detained by the US Esther Ramos lost 20 pounds when she was sent to a Texas facility while pregnant – and critics say experiences like hers are becoming more commonEsth...
09:20, 2019-07-31

US hotels caught in fight over housing detained migrants DETROIT — There’s a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels. Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house...
20:40, 2019-07-22

Court orders release of Assange pal detained in Ecuador QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — A court in Ecuador has ordered a Swedish programmer close to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange freed after more than two months ...
03:24, 2019-06-21

Judge orders suspected ISIS supporter be detained TUCSON – A judge has ordered for one the men arrested on suspicion of supporting ISIS, be detained. A judge ruled Ahmed Mahad Mohamed as a flig...
07:12, 2019-08-01

US will not provide flu shots to all detained migrants at southern border U.S. Customs and Border Protection confirmed Tuesday that they would not be providing flu shots to migrants and refugees at the southern border despi...
23:20, 2019-08-20

Germany seeks access to UN staffer detained in Tunisia BERLIN (AP) — The German government says it is seeking consular access to one of its nationals, a U.N. sanctions expert who has been held in Tunisia ...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Russian opposition figure detained upon release from jail No sooner had he walked out of a Moscow jail than activist Ilya Yashin was detained for a third time, accused of urging mass protests. Several opposi...
20:44, 2019-08-18

Lawsuit: Troopers detained Latinos over immigrant suspicions HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Ten people are suing the state and Pennsylvania state troopers over allegations officers unlawfully detained them because they...
21:52, 2019-06-27

Judge orders suspected ISIS supporter to be detained TUCSON – A judge has ordered to detain one of the two men accused of trying to join Islamic State. The judge ruled Ahmed Mahad Mohamed as a fli...
15:52, 2019-08-01

Teens chanted ‘murder gang’ while detained for killing AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Three teens charged in the strangling and stabbing of a Maine woman chanted “murder gang” while detained. The Kenne...
15:28, 2019-06-21

Man detained after 1 killed, 9 injured in knife attack in France An official with the Lyon regional administration told The Associated Press that one suspected assailant was detained and at least one other suspect ...
21:56, 2019-08-31

Venezuela's opposition vow to defy Maduro after key figure detained At least nine lawmakers face detention after Edgar Zambrano was arrested on Wednesday, signalling the start of a crackdownOpposition politicians batt...
16:52, 2019-05-09

Fugitive ex-leader of Eta, Josu Ternera, detained in France Basque terrorist group’s former leader tracked down after 16 years on the runA former leader of the Basque terrorist group Eta has been arrested in F...
10:16, 2019-05-16

Trump prodded China on detained Canadians, Trudeau says President Trump pressed China's leader on the status of two Canadians detained in Beijing, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said....
22:32, 2019-07-04

Dozens detained at cathedral protest in Russian city MOSCOW (AP) — Several dozen people have been detained at a rally to protest the construction of a cathedral in a popular park in Russia’s fourt...
10:48, 2019-05-16

Doctors alarmed that flu killed detained migrant teen HOUSTON (AP) — A preliminary autopsy report says a 16-year-old from Guatemala died of complications of the flu while in U.S. Border Patrol custody. T...
20:04, 2019-06-06

Singer Joss Stone says she was 'detained' and then 'deported' from Iran Joss Stone said she was deported from Iran after arriving in the Islamic Republic as part of a worldwide concert tour, despite not having plans to pe...
14:32, 2019-07-05

ASAP Rocky Detained in Sweden on Assault Charge A Swedish court ruled the rapper was a flight risk and must remain in a detention center for two weeks while investigations continue....
15:16, 2019-07-05

Record number of migrant families detained at border in May HOUSTON (AP) — The Border Patrol says a new record was set in May for the number of migrant families apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border. Agents ap...
20:24, 2019-06-05

China refuses to speak about detained Canadians: Freeland Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says she wants to talk to China's foreign minister about the two detained Canadians China has accused of u...
19:36, 2019-05-28

Several people detained in waste dump protest in Russia MOSCOW (AP) — Activists say Russian police have detained several environmentalists who were protesting against the construction of a waste dump in th...
15:44, 2019-06-05

Student detained after Santa Rita HS soft lockdown TUCSON – Police detained a student at Santa Rita High School Wednesday afternoon. According to Tucson Police Department, the high school’s principal ...
22:16, 2019-08-07

Hundreds of Detained Migrants Diagnosed With Mumps in 19 States Mumps has swept through 57 immigration detention facilities in 19 states since September, according to the first U.S. government report on the outbre...
00:16, 2019-08-30

McMaster: China’s treatment of detained Canadians telling TORONTO (AP) — Former U.S. national security adviser H.R. McMaster says China’s treatment of two detained Canadians is example of how China is ...
05:16, 2019-05-10

Two detained on south side after shooting, police pursuit TUCSON – Two people have been detained after a shooting incident prompted a southside police chase Friday morning. Tucson Police officers were dispat...
20:28, 2019-08-16

Mumps sickens hundreds of detained migrants in 19 states The virus sickened 898 adult migrants and 33 detention center staffers, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in its report Thursday....
00:48, 2019-08-31

Fifth migrant child dies after being detained by US border patrol Sixteen-year-old Guatemalan was detained in Texas on 13 May and found unresponsive on Monday, Customs and Border Protection saidThe US government say...
20:00, 2019-05-20

Penguins Break Into Sushi Stall, 'Detained' By Police A pair of New Zealand penguins that broke into a sushi stall at Wellington's busiest railway station have been returned to their natural habitat....
09:24, 2019-07-17

Russian newspapers show solidarity with detained journalist MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s three major newspapers have put out nearly identical front pages of their Monday’s editions in a show of solidarit...
09:28, 2019-06-10

Man detained in probe of German politician’s death released BERLIN (AP) — German police say a man who was detained in an investigation of the fatal shooting of a regional official from Chancellor Angela Merkel...
10:40, 2019-06-09

Rapper A$AP Rocky detained in Sweden after street fight Sweden’s prosecution authority says star rapper A$AP Rocky has been detained in the Swedish capital, suspected of an attack on an unknown person in d...
16:28, 2019-07-03

Pompeo says U.S. working ‘diligently’ for Canadians detained by China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addressed the detentions in brief comments during his first official visit to Canada....
19:04, 2019-08-22

US to remove limit on how long immigrant children can be detained US moves to hold families in detention until immigration cases are completed, which could be much longer than current 20-day limitThe Trump administr...
18:44, 2019-08-21

Egypt frees Al-Jazeera journalist detained since 2016 CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has ordered the release of Al-Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein, detained since 2016 on allegations of spreading fals...
14:16, 2019-05-23

Detained Russian journalist Ivan Golunov taken to hospital Russian authorities charged well-known investigative reporter Ivan Golunov with attempt at "large-scale" drug dealing as his colleagues claim a frame...
17:44, 2019-06-08

Scott Stringer gets his first endorsement for NYC mayor Comptroller Scott Stringer has yet to officially kick off his presumptive bid to become mayor, but he still picked up his first endorsement in the ra...
01:08, 2019-05-18

NYC mayor says he’ll decide this week on presidential run NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he’ll announce this week whether he’s running for president. The Democrat held a ...
19:28, 2019-05-13

Gilroy mayor: ‘We cannot let the bastard that did this tear us down’ The mayor of Gilroy, California, held nothing back at an emotional candlelight vigil Monday night for the three victims slaughtered at the city’...
18:48, 2019-07-30

El Centro Mayor pulled over on suspicion of DUI EL CENTRO, Calif. – Sources say, the Mayor of El Centro, CA, Edgard Garcia, was stopped for allegedly driving under the influence. There is no ...
06:24, 2019-05-10

Christine Quinn considering another run for mayor, insiders say Former Council Speaker Christine Quinn is eyeing another run for mayor in 2021, The Post has learned. Quinn, 52, who currently heads homeless shelte...
20:20, 2019-06-02

Italy elects its first transgender mayor MILAN (AP) — Their general allegiances may lie with Matteo Salvini’s right-wing League party, but voters in a small town south of Milan have vo...
15:36, 2019-05-28

Dane becomes Germany's first foreign mayor Claus Ruhe Madsen has become the first foreigner to rule a German city after being elected as Lord Mayor of Rostock. The Danish national presented hi...
21:36, 2019-06-16

Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor? The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, but once grand city of Görlitz is seen as a bellwether fo...
00:40, 2019-06-15

Amsterdam's mayor wants new brothel rules Amsterdam's first female mayor, Femke Halsema, is calling for a major overhaul to the citys red light district, with proposals including drawing curt...
17:52, 2019-07-04

Reports of abuse of detained minors at Yuma border station NBC News- There are new reports of mistreatment of children at a border detention center in Arizona. NBC News have obtained reports on abuse of minor...
22:04, 2019-07-10

Elijah Cummings Explodes at DHS Secretary Over Abuse of Detained Children While this week’s news cycle has largely focused on President Donald Trump’s racist attacks on Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar and the rest of the progres...
00:04, 2019-07-19

Munich airport passenger detained after bypassing security, led to shutdown Police at Munich airport detained a passenger who left a terminal via an emergency exit instead of going through passport control.    ...
18:32, 2019-08-27

Iran to free 7 crew members of detained British tanker LONDON, Sept 4 – The owner of the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero said on Wednesday Iran was set to free seven of the 23 crew members being...
13:48, 2019-09-04

Cowboys’ Elliott detained by police at Vegas music festival LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was handcuffed by police, but not arrested, after a scuffle involving event staff at a Las Vegas...
21:24, 2019-05-20

The American Teen Detained by U.S. Immigration Officials Has Finally Been Released A U.S.-born teenager who was detained by U.S. immigration officials for more than three weeks was finally released Tuesday, the boy’s mother told the...
02:20, 2019-07-24

British consulate staffer detained in China released, police say Police said Cheng was released as scheduled on Saturday and that his legal rights and interests had been observed....
05:56, 2019-08-24

Hotline for detained migrants featured on Orange is the New Black shut down Hotline shut down by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement connected detained migrants to an advocacy groupUS Immigration and Customs Enforcement (I...
02:48, 2019-08-24

Decades on, descendants of detained Italian Canadians recall shame Trudeau reopened a wound for families with his promise to apologize for the internment of hundreds during the second world warOn a rainy summer eveni...
12:20, 2019-07-15

Trudeau seeks help from Trump for detained Canadians ahead of G20 Summit The G20 leaders' summit in Osaka comes at a critical moment for Trudeau, months ahead of the October election and as Canada continues to push for the...
14:52, 2019-06-26

Greek man detained in death of American scientist Suzanne Eaton A 27-year-old Greek man has confessed to killing the California scientist found dead last week in an abandoned World War II bunker on the island of C...
23:24, 2019-07-15

Canadian citizen detained in China as row continues over Huawei chief Beijing arrests Canadian citizen on drug-related charges amid diplomatic crisis, following detention of Meng WanzhouA Canadian citizen detained in Ch...
17:40, 2019-07-15

New Trump rules could allow migrant children to be detained longer: reports A decades-old legal settlement called the Flores agreement establishes how long migrant children can be detained....
15:00, 2019-08-21

ASAP Rocky set to miss Wireless Festival after being detained in Sweden Rapper ASAP Rocky has been detained in Sweden on suspicion of assault, two days before he is due to headline the Wireless Festival....
14:32, 2019-07-05

Detained Australian student released from North Korean custody An Australian college student who was detained in North Korea last week has been safely freed, Australian officials said Wednesday. Alek Sigley, 29, ...
08:00, 2019-07-04

British Consulate staffer in Hong Kong detained in China A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in mainland China for more than 10 days, according to his girlfriend, who c...
16:16, 2019-08-20

Australian student Alek Sigley feared detained in N Korea Fears have been raised for the welfare of an Australian student who vanished in North Korea in mysterious circumstances....
08:16, 2019-06-27

Teen hostage-taker detained after store standoff in France PARIS (AP) — A teenager who held four women hostage for hours in a convenience store in the south of France was detained after an hourslong standoff....
11:48, 2019-05-08

Australia probes reports of citizen detained in North Korea CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government says it is “urgently seeking clarification” on reports that an Australian has been d...
03:12, 2019-06-27

Kirill Serebrennikov, director detained in Moscow: 'Complexity is resistance' Once the toast of Russia’s avant garde, Serebennikov now faces a 10-year jail sentence. As his powerful, sexually charged play Outside is staged in A...
16:52, 2019-07-22

Trump says he 'vouches' for detained U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky's release in Sweden U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would vouch for the bail of detained American rapper A$AP Rocky, who was arrested in Sweden in c...
19:56, 2019-07-20

Thousands detained in Kashmir amid communications blackout: police The latest crackdown began this month, just before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist-led government stripped Kashmir of its semi-auton...
17:20, 2019-08-20

Detained Russian journalist Ivan Golunov under house arrest Russian authorities have charged well-known investigative reporter Ivan Golunov with attempt at "large-scale" drug dealing as his colleagues claim a ...
01:24, 2019-06-09

'Most people' detained in Xinjiang camps have been released, China claims Official in Chinese region says detainees have ‘returned home’ but US calls for evidence and a UN inspectionMost people sent to mass detention centre...
05:08, 2019-07-31

Hundreds detained in latest Russian protests ahead of election Protesters once again took to the streets of Moscow Saturday, decrying the exclusion of some independent and opposition candidates for upcoming city ...
23:12, 2019-08-03

American detained at Cairo airport for carrying Yemeni dagger CAIRO — Egyptian officials say a Yemeni American was detained at the Cairo airport for carrying a traditional Yemeni dagger in his luggage. Customs o...
19:08, 2019-06-14

German detained over fake bombs at Zurich Street Parade A 31-year-old allegedly left a backpack full of fake bombs at a street festival. But police are mystifed by the man's motive....
15:16, 2019-08-12

American detained at Cairo airport for carrying Yemen dagger CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian officials say a Yemeni American was detained at the Cairo airport for carrying a traditional Yemeni dagger in his luggage. Cust...
13:16, 2019-06-14

Woman detained after newborn girl found alive in trash bin BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Florida deputies say they’ve detained a person of interest after a newborn girl was found alive inside a trash bin. The...
03:32, 2019-05-10

Canadian citizen detained in Syria released: ‘I thought I would be there forever’ "I thought I would be there forever," said Kristian Lee Baxter, who was detained last year, breaking down in tears....
17:48, 2019-08-09

Wife of American Detained In Iran Wants the A$AP Rocky Treatment From Trump The wife of Xiyue Wang, an American who is being detained in an Iranian prison wants President Donald Trump to intervene in her husband’s case, just ...
17:24, 2019-08-09

British football fan detained in UAE lodges human rights complaint Ali Issa Ahmad brings case to UN alleging he was tortured after wearing Qatar T-shirt to matchA British football fan who says he was detained and tor...
14:44, 2019-07-18

UN court: Russia must free detained Ukraine ships, sailors BERLIN (AP) — A U.N. maritime tribunal has ruled that Russia must release three Ukrainian naval vessels captured by Russia in November and release 24...
13:28, 2019-05-25

B.C. man detained in Syria last year is released, speaks to reporters in Lebanon "I thought I would be there forever," said Kristian Lee Baxter, who was detained last year, breaking down in tears....
13:32, 2019-08-09

Lockdown at Carondelet clinic lifted after man detained for shooting threat TUCSON – Carondelet Medical Group facility was placed on lockdown after it received a threat Friday morning, according to Tucson Poice Departme...
20:28, 2019-08-16

Russian UN employee detained by Kosovo in armed raid on north Country’s president claims UN staff member was ‘camouflaged ... to hamper police operation’A Russian UN employee was among more than two dozen people...
18:24, 2019-05-28

Guatemalan boy detained by US border agency dies at Texas hospital The 16-year-old, who has not been named, is the third migrant child to die in US custody in the past five monthsA 16-year-old Guatemalan boy has died...
23:40, 2019-05-01

350 detained after yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain a few hundred ...
20:52, 2019-05-26

Russian newspapers join forces in solidarity with detained journalist Three titles call for inquiry into case of Ivan Golunov, arrested on suspicion of drug dealingRussia’s three major newspapers have put out nearly ide...
09:56, 2019-06-10

Suspect detained in shooting incident at midtown apartment complex TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in midtown Monday morning. According to TPD, the incident was repor...
21:28, 2019-06-17

Video of girl crying after dad detained ‘done on purpose’ for emotion: U.S. official The sweeping raids in Mississippi also drew backlash in the form of protests, marches and sit-ins over the weekend....
17:40, 2019-08-12

US government lawyer: detained children do not need soap and blankets – video Soap, toothbrushes and blankets are some of the items migrant children detained in the US do not need, a Trump administration official has claimed. S...
16:52, 2019-06-23

Advocates seek quick release of migrant kids detained in US LOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigrant advocates have filed legal documents to try to force the administration of President Donald Trump to quickly release imm...
21:16, 2019-06-15

Turkey releases detained NASA scientist Serkan Golge Turkey has released US-Turkish scientist Serkan Golge from jail, a move that could help ease relations with Washington. The former NASA researcher is...
00:20, 2019-05-30

AP Source: FIFA vice president Ahmad detained in Paris PARIS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says FIFA vice president Ahmad has been detained in Paris, a day before the start of the Women̵...
14:04, 2019-06-06

Baltimore shifts to new political era after mayor resigns BALTIMORE (AP) — After ex-Mayor Catherine Pugh’s rapid collapse amid multiple public corruption investigations, Baltimore is quickly shifting i...
05:24, 2019-05-03

Corey Johnson ♥ NY (and even the city's subway). Will he run for mayor? The speaker of the city council, 37, who was diagnosed with HIV in 2004, has overcome addiction and is mulling a mayoral runCorey Johnson got his fir...
08:36, 2019-05-08

NYC Mayor De Blasio Is Seeking Democratic Nod For President NEW YORK CITY (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he is running for president. The Democrat announced his bid with a video released by his...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Ex-Miami mayor says he doesn’t know how Epstein got his number Former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine – a longtime friend of Bill Clinton — says he’s at a loss for how he ended up in Jeffrey Epstein’s “Litt...
14:48, 2019-08-15

‘He'd like to see peace on Earth’: how a dog became mayor of a California town Idyllwild’s highest-ranking official may not have political power, but he has the tiny town’s heart in his pawsThe mayor of Idyllwild, California, wa...
08:12, 2019-06-05

The Latest: Philadelphia mayor fends off 2 in primary PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic primary for Philadelphia mayor (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney is poised ...
03:24, 2019-05-22

Christchurch mayor on mass shooter: 'I've no idea what his name is' On visit to UK, Lianne Dalziel tells of her city’s resilience in aftermath of mosque attacksThe mayor of Christchurch has refused to commit to memory...
16:44, 2019-07-08

Istanbul mayor's race: Taking on the establishment Ekrem Imamoglu rocked Turkish politics with his shock mayoral victory in Istanbul in March. But after the first vote was annulled over apparent irreg...
16:12, 2019-06-22

Can Chicago's new mayor stop the bloodshed from gun violence? Some are hopeful that Lori Lightfoot can succeed where her immediate predecessors did not – but others are concerned she has reverted to failed ‘get ...
08:28, 2019-08-01

The Latest: Mayor says 2 dead after likely Oklahoma tornado EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on a likely tornado that touched down in El Reno, Oklahoma (all times local): 7:10 a.m. Officials say two people hav...
15:32, 2019-05-26

Mogadishu mayor dies after al-Shabab attack Mogadishu mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman has died in a Qatari clinic, a week after al-Shahab extremists targeted his office. The former London councilor...
19:20, 2019-08-01

Lexington Mayor Plans First Neighborhood Summit LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Next month, Mayor Linda Gorton will hold her first Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit to engage community members on issues a...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Chicago mayor gets first reforms through City Council CHICAGO (AP) — Mayor Lori Lightfoot has begun implementing reform to Chicago’s City Hall. During her first time chairing a City Council meeting...
01:24, 2019-05-30

NYC mayor: Trump’s openness to foreign help ‘treasonous’ NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Bill de Blasio says President Donald Trump’s stated willingness to ac...
15:08, 2019-06-14

Mayor de Blasio says ICE raids on immigrants already underway NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he’s getting reports that a nationwide crackdown on immigrants facing deportation is already...
10:08, 2019-07-14

Iran sentences Tehran's ex-mayor to death The reformist politician had confessed to fatally shooting his second wife and leaving her body in a bathtub. The victim's family called for "eye for...
14:08, 2019-07-30

Turkish opposition: We will win re-run of Istanbul mayor vote The deputy chair of the CHP party told DW that their candidate would have the support of "all the people of Istanbul." The electoral body nixed the p...
02:04, 2019-05-08

Opposition starts campaign for Istanbul mayor in re-run ISTANBUL (AP) — The opposition’s candidate for Istanbul mayor has launched his campaign for the June 23 re-run elections, promising to win agai...
13:32, 2019-05-22

Russian anti-corruption journalist detained over alleged drug offenses The Moscow media outlet that employs investigative reporter Ivan Golunov believes he's been framed. Golunov is known for investigations into graft in...
03:48, 2019-06-08

China formally arrests Canadians detained amid Huawei spat Detained since late last year, Chinese authorities have now formally arrested businessman Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig on state ...
13:04, 2019-05-16

Pompeo rejects link between Meng case and Canadians detained by China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo rejected the concept of whether the China's detention of two Canadians is linked to Meng case....
20:56, 2019-08-22

Detained Huawei CFO pens letter to employees: ‘My inner self has never felt so colorful and vast’ Huawei CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou has written a letter to the company's employees thanking them for their support and vowing to continue fighting extra...
14:56, 2019-05-13

UN rights chief ‘appalled’ by conditions detained migrants face in U.S. centres She appealed for "non-custodial alternatives" for migrants and refugees who are caught entering the U.S. illegally....
19:32, 2019-07-08

Migrant kids detained in Arizona allege sex assault, retaliation for complaining Migrant children being detained in Arizona reported being sexually assaulted and punished by US border agents, who allegedly forced them to sleep on ...
05:16, 2019-07-10

Santa Rita HS student detained after weapon found in backpack, TUSD says TUCSON – Police detained a student at Santa Rita High School Wednesday afternoon after a weapon was found inside his backpack. According to Tucson Un...
01:48, 2019-08-08

Australian student freed from North Korea after being detained on claims of spying Pyongyang’s official Korean Central News Agency, or KCNA, said the North deported Alek Sigley on Thursday after he pleaded for forgiveness over his a...
14:44, 2019-07-06

A$AP Rocky Being Detained In Sweden as Police Investigate Fight Caught on Video (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky was ordered held by a Swedish court Friday for two weeks in pre-trial detention while police inv...
00:24, 2019-07-06

North Korea claims detained student was spying, spreading propaganda SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Saturday that an Australian student who was released by the country after being detained for a week had spread ...
12:56, 2019-07-06

Detained migrant children must have access to soap and other basic needs, court rules Trump administration had argued that officials were not required to provide hygiene productsMigrant children detained by the US government must have ...
02:44, 2019-08-16

Chrystia Freeland praises ‘two brave Canadians’ detained in China since December "They are two brave Canadians who are facing a difficult situation through no fault of their own and they are conducting themselves with incredible g...
01:20, 2019-08-10

Boat carrying more than 20 suspected illegal immigrants detained after Channel crossing More than 20 suspected illegal immigrants have been detained after crossing the English Channel, the Home Office said today....
16:00, 2019-07-07

'Something fishy': penguins detained by New Zealand police after sushi shop stakeout The flightless birds were found huddling near the grills under the shop, where it was warm“Waddling vagrants” in the form of two little blue penguins...
02:52, 2019-07-16

China says it detained British Consulate staffer for violating public order A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in the Chinese border city of Shenzhen for violating a law on public order,...
14:20, 2019-08-21

Three American Children Were Detained for 12 Hours at Chicago O'Hare Airport Today Three American children and their adult Mexican cousin were held by immigration authorities at Chicago O’Hare Airport for 12 hours today, according t...
02:24, 2019-07-19

China says case of detained British consulate staffer ‘not a diplomatic issue’ Chinese Foreign Ministry said the man violated regulations on "Punishments in Public Order and Security Administration,'' but gave no further details...
13:56, 2019-08-21

British consulate staff member detained after visiting China's Shenzhen China confirmed that it detained a Hong Kong British Consulate employee who went missing on a business trip to mainland China. Britain's Foreign Offi...
12:44, 2019-08-21

UK teenager detained in Cyprus over alleged false gang rape claims Woman, 19, held on suspicion of falsely accusing 12 Israeli tourists of attackA British teenager has been remanded in custody in Cyprus after she was...
15:28, 2019-07-30

Border Patrol Detained a 9-Year-Old American Girl on Her Way to School for 32 Hours An elementary school student was held for 32 hours straight, because despite having her U.S. passport CBP didn't believe she was a citizen....
22:36, 2019-07-29

Immigrants detained at U.S. border facilities file lawsuit over denied medical help In the suit, the immigrants say they were in isolation as punishment and denied recommended medical treatment and surgery....
21:56, 2019-08-19

UK consulate worker detained in China is freed in Hong Kong, says family Simon Cheng is back in Hong Kong, say relatives and friends, after weeks of detention in mainland ChinaA staff member at the British consulate in Hon...
06:40, 2019-08-24

U.K. ‘extremely concerned’ about reports consulate worker detained in Hong Kong Reports say he was at a business event in Shenzhen on Aug. 8 but never returned to Hong Kong, despite plans to do so the same day....
14:16, 2019-08-20

U.S. Citizen Detained for Weeks After Immigration Officials Doubted His Birth Certificate Francisco Galicia was born in Dallas, but immigration officials didn't believe him at first....
22:52, 2019-07-24

Japanese Americans detained as kids plan Fort Sill protest LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — Demonstrators including Japanese Americans who were detained as children by the U.S. government during World War II are speaking...
06:48, 2019-06-22

Nigeria detained children as young as five over 'Boko Haram links' – report Human Rights Watch says thousands of children were detained in distressing conditions by military over last six yearsThe Nigerian military arrested t...
08:36, 2019-09-11

A security official says Said Bouteflika, brother of Algeria’s former president, has been detained for questioning. ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A security official says Said Bouteflika, brother of Algeria’s former president, has been detained for questioning....
19:32, 2019-05-04

Russian anti-corruption journalist detained over alleged drug offences The Moscow media outlet investigative reporter Ivan Golunov worked for believe he has been framed. Golunov was known for his investigations into graf...
16:44, 2019-06-07

Supreme Court declines to hear case of Yemeni man detained at Guantanamo Bay The Supreme Court turned away an appeal Monday from a Yemeni man detained at Guantanamo Bay who believes he should be released because the war in Afg...
16:28, 2019-06-10

Democrats urge Trump administration to vaccinate detained migrant families against flu Reps. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., and Lucille Roybal-Allard, D-Calif., say they sent a letter to Homeland Security and the Department of Health and Human ...
01:52, 2019-08-22

Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny detained ahead of protests A day earlier Navalny had called on protesters to continue rallies against a decision to leave opposition candidates off local election ballot papers...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Searches underway in English Channel after eight migrants are detained on Kent coast Searches are taking place in the English Channel after eight suspected migrants were detained on the Kent coast....
17:08, 2019-08-31

Russia must free detained Ukrainian ships, sailors, UN court rules The 24 Ukrainian sailors in Russian custody need to be immediately released, a UN maritime court has ruled. Ukraine's president said Moscow could sho...
16:04, 2019-05-25

Consular officials meet with Canadian Michael Kovrig detained in China Consular officials in China have met for the 10th time with a detained Canadian, Global Affairs Canada said Monday....
23:44, 2019-08-05

Customers Being Wrongly Detained for 'Stolen' Rental Cars Is Apparently a Thing Quite a few of you probably have plans to travel and rent cars this summer, so listen up: There have been various cases where rental car companies li...
20:20, 2019-05-24

'Humanity is still alive': Hotel gives Muslim guest fasting for Ramadan 2:30 a.m. breakfast A Dublin hotel went above and beyond for a Muslim guest who had asked for a snack ahead of his daily Ramadan fast.       &#...
16:28, 2019-05-13

Terrorist who wanted to 'murder a Muslim' after Christchurch mosque attacks jailed for more than 18 years A terrorist inspired by the Christchurch mosque attacks has been jailed for more than 18 years for stabbing a teenager in a bid to "murder a Muslim"....
16:48, 2019-09-10

Parents of Muslim convert 'Jihadi Jack' are found guilty of funding terrorism The parents of a Muslim convert known as 'Jihadi Jack' are facing jail after being found guilty of funding terrorism....
16:16, 2019-06-21

Amazon wasn't scared off by AOC, says New York City mayor Amazon was not scared off by New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in its quest to open a second headquarters in the Big Apple, according...
16:28, 2019-07-24

Mayor: City doesn’t want to be identified with Klan group CINCINNATI (AP) — An Indiana mayor is distancing his community from a local Ku Klux Klan group planning a rally in Ohio this month. The Honorable Sac...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Tina Fey Returns to NBC With A Show About Ted Danson as Mayor of Los Angeles The Good Place may be ending, but NBC is doing its best to make up for it. The network just gave a series order to a currently untitled series crea...
01:52, 2019-07-19

Trump Can't Help but Try to Reignite an Ancient Feud With the Mayor of El Paso When president Donald Trump visited El Paso last week, he did more than simply force himself into ghoulish photo ops with a community still reeling f...
23:12, 2019-08-15

Activist who was 1st black woman mayor in Mississippi dies JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A civil rights activist who was the first African American woman to win a mayor’s race in Mississippi has died. Unita (yo...
19:16, 2019-05-14

Jimmy Kimmel says he’s running for mayor of Dildo, Newfoundland After making the existence of the small Canadian fishing village, Dildo, N.L. a viral trend last week, Jimmy Kimmel conducted an interview with some ...
02:40, 2019-08-09

Billionaires Love Mayor Pete and Hate Bernie In case you were wondering how many uber-wealthy friends your presidential candidate of choice has, Forbes has a report out detailing donations to De...
16:52, 2019-08-06

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson Mayor Linda Gorton (LEX 18)– Getting counted in the Federal Census is something done nationwide every 10 years! And, in 2020 the census report will be sent to eve...
02:20, 2019-05-16

El Paso mayor says Trump called him ‘RINO’ aka ‘Republican in Name Only’ The mayor of El Paso claims that President Trump referred to him as a “RINO” — aka “Republican in Name Only” — du...
06:40, 2019-08-16

Mayor of Mogadishu dies as result of al-Shabaab attack Abdirahman Omar Osman was naturalised Briton who had been London Labour councillorThe mayor of Mogadishu has died after being badly wounded in an al-...
17:52, 2019-08-01

Mayor Bill de Blasio says ‘justice was done’ with Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio said “justice was done” with the firing of Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner — and i...
23:16, 2019-08-19

New Mexico mayor’s plan would charge for emergency costs ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — A New Mexico mayor has proposed billing drivers involved in car accidents resulting in hazardous material cleanup or v...
07:52, 2019-05-20

Mayor caught whispering profanities during call to audience Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild was recorded whispering profanities twice during the council meeting’s call to th...
01:12, 2019-06-21

No Republican candidates make ballot for Tucson mayor TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The next mayor of Tucson will be a Democrat or independent after no Republicans gathered enough signatures by the Wednesday dead...
21:36, 2019-05-30

Amsterdam mayor considers closing red-light district City’s first female mayor aims to tackle human trafficking, fraud and money launderingAmsterdam’s first female mayor is considering closing down the ...
12:12, 2019-07-04

Chicago mayor says police won’t assist ICE in migrant sweep CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says the city’s police department will not participate in an U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforceme...
02:00, 2019-06-22

Zdeněk Hřib: the Czech mayor who defied China By refusing to expel a Taiwanese diplomat, the Prague mayor has joined the ranks of local politicians confronting contentious national policiesZdeněk...
08:28, 2019-07-03

LA mayor urges Trump to work with him on homeless crisis LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti wants President Donald Trump to visit the city and work with him on the homeless crisis. The Democ...
00:00, 2019-07-03

Germany's oldest mayor retires after 56 years in office The end of an era is nigh as a 94-year-old mayor prepares to hand over to his successor. Josef Rüddel has presided over the German village of Windhag...
22:52, 2019-05-21

Why Istanbul’s new mayor could be a threat to Turkish President Erdogan Ekrem Imamoglu won the coveted role of Istanbul mayor with a simple slogan: "Everything will be great."...
18:48, 2019-06-25

Mayor de Blasio finally names new NYCHA boss New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio named the head of Minneapolis’s tiny public housing agency, Gregory Russ, as the new top boss of the city’s massiv...
03:04, 2019-06-19