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Kremlin Critic, Facing New Charge, Sounds Alarm on Interpol

Kremlin Critic, Facing New Charge, Sounds Alarm on Interpol

MOSCOW —  Russian prosecutors announced new criminal charges against U.S.-born Kremlin foe Bill Browder on Monday, days before a Russian police officer could become president of Interpol in a move that some Moscow critics fear might politicize the law enforcement agency. Browder and other opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin …

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White House Journalists Invite Historian, Not Comic, to Headline Dinner

White House Journalists Invite Historian, Not Comic, to Headline Dinner

WASHINGTON —  Months after comic Michelle Wolf angered Trump administration officials with her blistering routine at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, the group said on Monday it would feature a historian, not a comedian, at next year’s event. The WHCA said Ron Chernow, who has written biographies of …

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Trump Lashes Out at Critics of Acting Attorney General

Trump Lashes Out at Critics of Acting Attorney General

U.S. President Donald Trump says he would not intervene if acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker decides to curtail a special counsel investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Democrats in Congress are determined to keep Robert Mueller’s probe on track. That will be easier starting in January, …

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Central African Republic MP nicknamed ‘Rambo’ arrested over alleged war crimes against Muslims

Central African Republic MP nicknamed 'Rambo' arrested over alleged war crimes against Muslims

A war crimes suspect wanted for alleged murder, deportation and torture of Muslims in the Central African Republic has been handed over to the International Criminal Court in The Hague, the tribunal said. CAR officials transferred Alfred Yekatom on Saturday to officials from the global court, which is looking into …

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