AJ Impact

Employee activists: Amazon 'lagging behind' on climate policy

As 7,900 workers call for carbon plan, tech titan promises - but has yet to deliver - info on greenhouse-gas emissions.

Employee activists: Amazon 'lagging behind' on climate policy

Middle East

US releases new images from suspected attacks on Gulf tankers

Pentagon says pictures show Iran's IRGC removing an unexploded mine from a Japanese-owned tanker.

US releases new images from suspected attacks on Gulf tankers

US & Canada

Trump to kick off 2020 re-election campaign in Florida

From immigration confrontations to trade wars and the economy, Al Jazeera looks at Trump's achievements and failures.

Middle East

US to send 1,000 more troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions

Move comes as Pentagon releases new photos in reported tanker attacks and Tehran sets 10-day deadline on nuclear deal.

US to send 1,000 more troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions

Canada

Canada: Two shot, two arrested at Raptors celebration rally

Police say 'no incidents' are currently under way as the celebrations continue for the NBA champion.

Canada: Two shot, two arrested at Raptors celebration rally

AJ Impact

US Supreme Court upholds Virginia's ban on uranium mining

The case thrust Virginia into the centre of a national debate over uranium mining.

US Supreme Court upholds Virginia's ban on uranium mining

Immigration

As promised, Trump slashes aid to Central America over migrants

Critics of the plan argue it is cruel to cut off aid to governments grappling with hunger and violence.

As promised, Trump slashes aid to Central America over migrants

AJ Impact

US could penalise Turkish firms beyond F-35 suppliers over S-400

US chief arms buyer urges NATO ally Turkey to drop plans to buy Russian-built S-400 air-defence system.

US could penalise Turkish firms beyond F-35 suppliers over S-400

AJ Impact

Nearly 1 in 5 US children live in poverty, despite improvements

Study shows positive trends in child wellbeing, but racial gaps remain.

Nearly 1 in 5 US children live in poverty, despite improvements

US & Canada

Canada's Quebec bans religious symbols in some public sector jobs

Critics denounce 'politics of fear' as Quebec province bans some gov't employees from wearing religious symbols at work.

Canada's Quebec bans religious symbols in some public sector jobs

US & Canada

President Trump to seek second term in 2020 election

Trump enjoys 90 percent support in the Republican Party, a party he has remade in his own image.

United States

Virginia Republicans lose in US Supreme Court gerrymandering case

Court leaves in place lower court ruling that invalidated 11 state House districts for racial discrimination.

Virginia Republicans lose in US Supreme Court gerrymandering case

Canada

New Quebec law stresses migrants' skills, thousands must reapply

Controversial bill that replaces first come first served standard will prompt shredding of 18,000 existing applications.

New Quebec law stresses migrants' skills, thousands must reapply

US & Canada

War crimes trial set for US Navy SEAL in ISIL prisoner's killing

Edward Gallagher has pleaded not guilty to premeditated murder in the stabbing death of a wounded ISIL prisoner.

War crimes trial set for US Navy SEAL in ISIL prisoner's killing

AJ IMPACT

US Supreme Court sends gay wedding cake case back to lower court

Action orders Oregon judges to reexamine dispute between lesbian couple and bakery owners who refused to make their cake

US Supreme Court sends gay wedding cake case back to lower court