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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks during a briefing at the Department of State on August 22, 2017 in Washington, DC.US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged Tuesday that North Korea has shown a 'level of restraint' in not conducting nuclear or missile tests since new UN sanctions were imposed. And he expressed the hope that it was a sign of Pyongyang's readiness to enter peace and disarmament talks with Washington 'sometime in the near future.' / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Rex Tillerson Says Trump Speaks Only For Himself On American Values

WASHINGTON ― In an awkward interview, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson suggested that the president of the United States doesn't necessarily speak for the nation in expressing American values. On "Fox...
Refugees and migrants are seen onboard the former fishing trawler Golf Azzurro of the Proactiva Open Arms in central Mediterranean Sea August 17, 2017. Over two hundred migrants and refugees, rescued on Thursday by the MOAS NGO, were transferred to a Proactiva vessel off the Libyan coast to be taken to Trapani port in Sicily. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Why Stopping NGOs Won't Solve The Migrant Crisis

Despite being locked in a fierce battle fought on social media and played out in real life on the Mediterranean, there is one thing migrant-rescuing NGOs and their opponents agree on — the curre...
People visit the Sagrada Familia temple in Barcelona October 25, 2010. Pope Benedict XVI is arriving in Spain on November 6 and will consecrate the Sagrada Familia, the famous unfinished work of Catalan architect Antonio Gaudi, as a basilica on Sunday. Picture taken October 25, 2010. REUTERS/Albert Gea (SPAIN - Tags: TRAVEL SOCIETY RELIGION)

Barcelona Terror Cell 'Planned Attacks At Targets Including Sagrada Família'

The Barcelona terror cell behind two attacks in Spain last week that killed 15 people planned attacks on a much larger scale, including reportedly bombing the city's iconic Sagrada Família chur...
US President Donald Trump, with National Security Advisor H. R. McMaster, speaks during a security briefing on August 10, 2017, at his Bedminster National Golf Club in New Jersey. / AFP PHOTO / Nicholas Kamm (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump Saw A Photo Of Afghan Women In Miniskirts, Decided To Escalate War

President Donald Trump was reluctant to send more troops to Afghanistan after years of saying the war was "wasting our money." So national security adviser H.R. McMaster used a 1972 photo of Afghan wo...
Neo Nazis, Alt-Right, and White Supremacists encircle counter protestors at the base of a statue of Thomas Jefferson after marching through the University of Virginia campus with torches in Charlottesville, Va., USA on August 11, 2017 (Photo by Shay Horse/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

It’s Not Just Trump, U.S. Law Enforcement Is Not Focused On Far-Right Extremism

WASHINGTON ― The death of 32-year-old anti-racist protester Heather Heyer at the hands of a white supremacist on Saturday was the most recent of at least 65 fatal incidents perpetrated by right-wing e...