US Democrats introduce bill backing ‘end to Israel’s occupation’
Proposed bill calls for ‘robust oversight’ on US aid to Israel, but Palestinian rights group says it falls short.
A boxing club shaping lives through social integration
Coach Ramalho training champions inside the ring and promoting social integration, education and employability outside.
Blinken says repairing US-France ties will take ‘time, hard work’
Leaders of South Africa, Iraq, Libya National Unity Government among those to speak on Thursday.
US envoy to Haiti quits over ‘inhumane’ deportations of Haitians
Ambassador warns in resignation letter Haiti ‘has collapsed’ and cannot provide basics for returning refugees.
Starbucks pushes back against US workers’ cafe-by-cafe union vote
Employees at three Starbucks locations in the Buffalo, New York area have petitioned to join Workers United.
US jobless claims rise as Target pares down holiday hiring
A second straight weekly increase in jobless claims reported by the US Labor Department on Thursday puzzled economists.
South Sudan’s political elite ‘plundering’ public coffers
The UN’s Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan says $73m have been diverted since 2018.