LONDON (AP) — Julian Assange’s lawyers will begin their final U.K. legal challenge on Tuesday to stop the WikiLeaks founder from being sent to the United States to face spying charges. The 52-year-old has been

The Maryland supreme court heard arguments on Monday from a group of organizers attempting to halt the sale of a local apartment complex that sits on top of a historic African American burial ground. Members of the Bethesda African Cemetery Coalition (BACC) packed the court in Annapolis on Monday, where justices heard testimony about

(ArtistGNDphotography/Getty Images) Thanksgiving – and, more specifically, Black Friday – is the semiofficial start of the holiday shopping season in the United States. And if history is any guide, a lot of this year’s holiday shopping will be done online, and not just on Cyber Monday. Like retail sales generally, online shopping reliably surges in the fourth […]

Mayor Brandon Johnson looks on as Grace and Peace Church Pastor John Zayas speaks about efforts to help shelter the 1,250 migrants sleeping at Chicago police stations and at O’Hare International Airport on Nov. 28, 2023. (Heather Cherone / WTTW News) Mayor Brandon Johnson celebrated on Tuesday a renewed effort by 17 Chicago churches to […]

The fight over one of the most consequential congressional battlegrounds in the United States will take center stage on Wednesday — not in the hotly contested suburbs or a campaign convention hall, but in a staid courtroom in Buffalo. That is where Democrats will try to convince the Court of Appeals, New York’s highest court, […]

LEWISTON, Maine — On Saturday afternoon, about three days after the deadly mass shooting in Lewiston, Maine, things were finally starting to calm down, resident Terry Stibbards said. “Today we don’t hear as many sirens, by any means, but a lot more street traffic,” Stibbards said. “It’s good to hear the normal city noises.” The […]

Listen to this article here The US State Department announced Thursday it has secured chartered flights to begin evacuating Americans still trapped in Israel. The effort comes days after the worst attack in Israel’s history killed over 1300 people, including at least 27 Americans. State Department officials will send flights and ships into the country […]

President Biden’s top aides scrambled on Sunday to reaffirm their commitment to the idea of potential normalization of diplomatic ties between Saudi Arabia and Israel, even as Israel prepares for the start of a full-scale war against Palestinian militants. On several American talk shows, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken cast normalization as a choice […]

It’s time once again for movie fans to explore new films and the fascinating work of local filmmakers during a prominent event this week. The Gary International Black Film Festival (GIBFF) runs Oct. 12 to 15 at Indiana University Northwest. The event will highlight more 50 films as well as various panels, parties and other […]

Trump’s legal problems just keep mounting, even as he runs for the presidency. Here are some of the cases he’s facing: Georgia tampering  In August, Trump was hit with criminal charges – including commiting forgery – after a Georgia grand jury indicted him after an investigation into his efforts to overturn his 2020 election loss […]

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