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Rights group fears for detained Bahrain activist

BEIRUT –  A human rights group says the life of an imprisoned activist in Bahrain is at risk because he has been denied adequate medical care and is being held with extremists to whom he is opposed.  

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Mom turns in son accused of carjacking woman, 81, after seeing his picture on TV

A Florida mother turned her 14-year-old son in to police after she saw the boy was wanted for allegedly carjacking an elderly woman, officials said.   Shaquille Dixon was arrested Thursday and charged with fel

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Iraq seeks aid to rebuild after IS, but donors could be wary

BAGHDAD –  Iraq hopes to raise billions of dollars at a conference next month to fund reconstruction after its costly war against the Islamic State group, but many fear the country's endemic corruption cou

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NBC’s Lester Holt slammed for 'cotton candy' North Korea coverage on 'cushy' trip to cruel dictatorship

NBC's Lester Holt is under fire for his "cushy" coverage of North Korea, despite the regime’s long record of cruelty, murder and oppression.   The star journalist traveled to the Hermit Kin

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California 'house of horrors': Footage shows kids leaving as neighbor recalls family's 'filthy' former home

Security camera footage showing the Turpin family children walking out of the California "house of horrors" surfaced following the shackled kids' dramatic rescue last week.   The footage, which s

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Uganda president says 'I love Trump' despite alleged 's***hole' remark

KAMPALA, Uganda –  Uganda's president says he loves President Donald Trump and that he should be praised for not mincing words.   "I love Trump because he tells Africans frankly," Pres