North Korean Prisons Are Worse Than Nazi Concentration Camps, Says Holocaust Survivor
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un?s mistreatment of political prisoners is at least as egregious as that carried out in World War II concentration camps, according to a former international judge who survived Auschwitz.
Texts reveal two FBI officials in Russia inquiry had anti-Trump sentiments
Peter Strzok was dismissed from the Russia investigation when Robert Mueller found out about a series harshly critical text messages about candidate Donald Trump. The messages were made public Tuesday.
DNC chair Perez: 'I heard Charles Barkley loudly and clearly'
'Dear Alabama' Goes Viral As Folks Make Heartfelt Pleas To Reject Roy Moore
People online are issuing heartfelt pleas for Alabamians to reject GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore in Tuesday?s special election. The ?Dear Alabama? term began trending on Twitter late Monday as celebrities and activists joined thousands of others in making the case for why the President Donald Trump-endorsed former state judge, who faces multiple allegations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls, should not be elected to office. Instead, they urged voters to side with Democratic candidate Doug Jones.
8-year-old Imani McCray may have hung herself after seeing report of another girl's suicide
Mario Batali Advocated Doing 'The Right Thing' Weeks Before Being Accused Of Misconduct
Doug Jones Built No-Holds-Barred Campaign
Rachel Maddow points out that in addition to other factors like African-American turnout and women voters, the Doug Jones campaign itself was well run and a testament to burgeoning Democratic political power in the South.
Sirens, doves as China marks 80 years since Nanjing massacre
Sirens blared and thousands of doves were released as Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over a sombre ceremony in Nanjing marking 80 years since the wartime massacre in the city by Japanese troops. "China and Japan are close neighbours, neighbours who can't move away," said Yu Zhengsheng, a former member of China's top Communist leadership who now chairs a parliamentary body. China and Japan should build on their "long, rich history" of links to deepen "friendship", Yu said, avoiding reference to bitter disputes over the massacre.
Firefighters wrestle to control massive California wildfire
An out-of-control California wildfire that has already destroyed nearly 700 homes in its path of destruction crept closer to the upscale hillside community of Montecito on Tuesday despite calmer winds that slowed its progress. The Thomas Fire, which broke out on Dec. 4 near the community of Ojai, has since traveled 27 miles (43 km) to become the fifth-largest blaze in state history. It has blackened more than 366 square miles (948 square kilometers) in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, an area larger than New York City.
Haunting PSA From Sandy Hook Families Predicts 'Tomorrow's School Shooting'