San Juan police fire tear gas to disperse protesters

World / Politics Jul 23, 2019

San Juan police fire tear gas to disperse protesters

Police in San Juan fired tear gas on Monday night to disperse thousands of protesters demanding Puerto Rico's governor resign over offensive chat messages, the latest scandal to hit a bankrupt island struggling to recover from 2017 hurricanes. Police moved in at around 11 p.m. ...

Top French minister resigns over alleged lavish lifestyle

World / Politics Jul 17, 2019

Top French minister resigns over alleged lavish lifestyle

The No. 2 official in the French government resigned Tuesday following media reports that he has been living a lavish lifestyle at the expense of France's taxpayers. Ecology Minister Francois de Rugy said on his verified Facebook page that he submitted his resignation to Prime ...