Italians stage protests in violence-marred election campaign

/ Feb 25, 2018

Italians stage protests in violence-marred election campaign

Italians demonstrated Saturday against racism, revivals of fascism, labor reforms, mandatory vaccines and other hotly debated issues, at some points clashing with police, as antagonism flared between far-left and far-right activists in a violence-marred election campaign. It was the last weekend for political rallies ahead ...

British euroskeptic party UKIP removes leader Henry Bolton

/ Feb 18, 2018

British euroskeptic party UKIP removes leader Henry Bolton

British euroskeptic party UKIP was thrown into turmoil again on Saturday when its members removed leader Henry Bolton after less than five months in charge following criticism of his leadership and a scandal about racist comments made by his lover. The anti-EU United Kingdom Independence ...

'Dreamers' left in limbo as U.S. Senate rejects immigration bills

/ Feb 16, 2018

'Dreamers' left in limbo as U.S. Senate rejects immigration bills

The U.S. Senate left hundreds of thousands of "Dreamer" immigrants in limbo Thursday, rejecting rival plans that would have spared them from deportation and strengthened America's border security. Senators dealt President Donald Trump an especially galling defeat as more than a quarter of fellow ...

Trump threatens to veto bipartisan Senate immigration compromise

/ Feb 16, 2018

Trump threatens to veto bipartisan Senate immigration compromise

President Donald Trump would veto a bipartisan Senate compromise that would help young "Dreamer" immigrants and build his coveted border wall, the White House threatened on Thursday, fueling doubts that any immigration measures would survive showdown votes. In a written statement, the White House labeled ...