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Tensions continue to rise between the U.S. and North Korea, as North Korea has detained U.S. citizen Tony Kim as he was planning to fly... [Read More]
As President Trump prepares to mark 100 days in office, we spend the hour with the world-renowned linguist and dissident Noam Chomsky. Amy Goodman spoke... [Read More]
On Saturday, hundreds of thousands of scientists and science supporters took to the streets around the world in a global March for Science on Earth... [Read More]
In Chile, police attacked students with water cannons and tear gas during a demonstration against education privatization in the capital Santiago Tuesday. At least 68... [Read More]
Meanwhile, in northern India, at least 50 people were arrested after police attacked students with water cannons, batons and tear gas during a demonstration against... [Read More]
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has imposed a three-month state of emergency, after bombings at two Coptic Christian churches killed at least 49 people during... [Read More]
Neil Gorsuch has been confirmed to the Supreme Court in a final Senate vote today, replacing Justice Antonin Scalia nearly 14 months after Scalia's death.... [Read More]
U.S. warships fired a barrage of missiles into Syria Thursday evening, in the first direct U.S. assault on the Syrian government since the start of... [Read More]
The attacks came without a declaration of war or any other form of authorization from Congress. California Democratic Congressmember Barbara Lee tweeted, "This is an... [Read More]
The Pentagon says it targeted its missiles to avoid Syrian chemical weapons storage sites, as well as Russian troops and aircraft. Russia's Foreign Ministry quickly... [Read More]
Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during a trip in January, warned the attack could escalate to a nuclear war,... [Read More]
On Capitol Hill, Senators voted along party lines Thursday for a historic rule change that will allow Supreme Court justices to be confirmed by a... [Read More]
House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes said Thursday he's recusing himself from an investigation into Russia's alleged ties to Trump associates and Russia's role in... [Read More]
Nunes's recusal came after President Trump told The New York Times Wednesday—without evidence—that former National Security Adviser Susan Rice committed a crime when she unmasked... [Read More]
In Florida, President Donald Trump welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to the Trump Mar-a-Lago golf resort Thursday for two days of talks centered on trade... [Read More]
In environmental news, the EPA plans to slash funding to programs aimed at protecting children and pregnant women from exposure to lead—a neurotoxin known to... [Read More]
The Bureau of Land Management has debuted a new cover photo for its website: a towering pile of coal. The 2004 photograph was supplied by... [Read More]
In South Sudan, refugees fleeing civil war say government soldiers indiscriminately killed civilians, slitting the throats of adults, running down children with a vehicle and... [Read More]
In Argentina, workers shut down the capital city Buenos Aires Thursday in a 24-hour general strike protesting government job cuts and the policies of President... [Read More]
And Navajo land defender Katherine Smith has died in Big Mountain, Arizona. While records say she was 98 years old, her family members say she... [Read More]
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