President Donald Trump revoked the security clearance of John O. Brennan, the former CIA director under President Barack Obama, on Wednesday in a striking act of retaliation against an outspoken critic.
Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Michael D. ShearAug 17, 2018 00:00 IST
US federal authorities said on Wednesday they had arrested an Iraqi national and longtime member of al Qaida and the Islamic State who fled after killing an Iraqi police officer in 2014, eventually settling in Sacramento as a purported refugee.
Bishops and other leaders of the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania covered up child sexual abuse by more than 300 priests over a period of 70 years, persuading victims not to report the abuse and law enforcement not to investigate it, according to a searing report issued by a grand jury on Tuesday.
Laurie Goodstein and Sharon OttermanAug 16, 2018 00:00 IST
At least 48 people were killed when a suicide attacker struck an education centre in a minority Shia area of western Kabul on Wednesday, officials said, the latest assault in Afghanistan's war-weary capital.
Long before the bridge collapse that killed at least 39 people in Genoa on Tuesday, experts raised the alarm that the structure was deteriorating and possibly dangerous - warnings that, after the catastrophe, quickly led to a round of demands to determine who was to blame.
Gaia Pianigiani, Elisabetta Povoledo and Richard Pérez-PeñaAug 16, 2018 00:00 IST