Photo of child in hospital after Yemen airstrike attack

Yemen’s Shiite Rebels Welcome UN Call for Saudi Strike Probe

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's Shiite rebels on Friday backed a U.N. call for a probe into a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in the country's north that killed dozens of people the previous day, including many children, in an attack that drew wide international criticis...
Photo of mourners carrying a coffin after IS attacks in Syria

Mass Funerals Held in Southern Syria Day After IS Attacks

BEIRUT — Mourners in southern Syria attended mass funerals Thursday for least 216 people killed in coordinated attacks by Islamic State fighters on a usually peaceful city and surrounding countryside. In the worst violence to hit the area since the country's c...
Photo of Missouri deadly duck boat accident

Branson Duck Boat Death Toll Reaches 17

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Is Stopping Child Trafficking Still Priority for Sen. Harris?

The name of Sen. Kamala Harris came up multiple times at a Senate hearing last month on child sex trafficking legislation, an acknowledgment of her long record fighting the crime, Emily Cadei of McClatchy's D.C. Bureau reports. Writes Cadei: "But Harris’ ...