Spain rescues 104 migrants crossing Mediterranean

Spain’s maritime rescue service says it has saved 104 migrants trying to make the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea to Europe from North Africa. The service says its rescue craft Guardamar Concepcion Arenal intercepted two boats carrying 53 and 22 migrants each overnight and early Sunday in the Strait of Gibraltar. The same rescue […]

4 Detroit highway shootings may be linked: Police

Michigan State Police officials say they now believe four shootings on Detroit’s freeway system are linked to the same suspect or suspects. The agency’s Metro Detroit post says a woman recently reported that her car was hit by gunfire on Thursday along Interstate 94 on the city’s east side. Police say the gunfire occurred on […]

Anti-Trump Protests Flare In Beirut Near The U.S. Embassy

Enlarge this image Protesters in Beirut waved the Palestinian flag Sunday in response to President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The move marked a dramatic shift from decades of American foreign policy. ANWAR AMRO/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption ANWAR AMRO/AFP/Getty Images Protesters in Beirut waved the Palestinian flag Sunday in response […]

Rohingya Activist: ‘Rohingya Are Not Safe Anywhere’

Enlarge this image Rohingya Muslim refugee children queue for aid supplies at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar on Dec. 4. Rohingya are still fleeing into Bangladesh even after an agreement was signed with Myanmar to repatriate hundreds of thousands of the Muslim minority displaced along the border, officials said Nov. 27. ED JONES/AFP/Getty […]