Saturday, November 28, 2015
U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump denies that he mocked a reporter with a disability in a speech, despite appearing to imitate mannerisms of the "poor guy" and make fun of him.
Canada's Liberal government announced on Thursday a US$75 million (CA$100 million) contribution to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to help fleeing Syrians, fulfilling a campaign promise from its recent federal election.
A Canadian beauty queen lashed out at Beijing Friday, saying she was barred from boarding a flight from Hong Kong to mainland China to compete in a pageant because of her human rights activism.
A man draped in an American flag climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as U.S. President Barack Obama and his family celebrated Thanksgiving.
U.S. President Barack Obama Thursday urged Americans to open their hearts to refugees in his Thanksgiving message to the nation, likening them to the pilgrims the holiday celebrates.
Friday, November 27, 2015
Amid a growing political controversy, U.S. President Barack Obama's administration on Wednesday reminded state officials across the United States that individual states do not have legal authority to refuse to accept Syrian refugees.
Two massacres that killed 15 people in less than 12 hours rocked Honduras and left the country's top police official in tears Wednesday.
An opposition candidate in Venezuela's upcoming legislative elections was shot dead during an event Wednesday, alongside the wife of a jailed opposition leader, an official said.
Multiple arrests were made overnight in Chicago and New York during protests over police shootings of two black males, U.S. media reported.