A sit-in protest was led by the NAACP's national president in Mobile, Alabama on Tuesday at the office of U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions. The protest was against Sessions' nomination to become the country's next attorney general. Cornell William Brooks said he and other protesters would remain in...
Sri Lanka declares a state of emergency after mob attacks on Muslim communities by hardline Buddhists. A curfew has been put in place in the central district of Kandy after groups of Buddhists attacked.. Source: Euronews English -
Paleontologists in Utah have found fossils dating back to the Triassic period near Bears Ears National Monument. However, the fossils were found in an area shortly protected as a federal monument. The.. Source: Wochit News -
Hungary wants at least half of the more than 1 billion euros ($1.2 billion) it has spent on border protection to be reimbursed from European Union funds, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said in a video on.. Source: Euronews English -
Euronews – Galina Polonskaya At what stage are relations now at between Moscow and Washington? What will Russia, Iran and Turkey’s cooperation on the settlement of the Syrian issue lead to? And is.. Source: Euronews English -
The National Portrait Gallery has unveiled portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama, both painted by African-American artists who were personally chosen by the.. Source: ABC 2 News WMAR -
At the unveiling of the couple’s official portraits at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery on Monday, former U.S. President Barack Obama joked about his ears and gray hair and praised his.. Source: Wochit News -
Barack Obama praised his wife Michelle’s “hotness” at the unveiling of their official portraits on Monday. Artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald painted the portraits of the former President and.. Source: Wochit News -