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White House Violated Law With Plan To Move Hundreds Of USDA Workers: Inspector General

The Trump administration failed to follow budget law when it plowed ahead with a plan to uproot hundreds of Washington, D.C.-based Agriculture Department employees and require them to move to the Kansas City area, the agency’s inspector general found. The relocation spearheaded by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has created turmoil inside two USDA agencies, the […]

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Russian Police Arrest Hundreds Of Protesters In Moscow

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian police cracked down hard Saturday on demonstrators in central Moscow, beating some people and arresting hundreds of others protesting the exclusion of opposition candidates from the ballot for Moscow city council. Police also stormed into a TV station broadcasting the protest. Police wrestled with protesters around the mayor’s office, sometimes charging […]

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Hundreds Of Thousands Of Hong Kong Protesters Demand Leader’s Resignation

Hundreds of thousands of black-clad protesters clogged the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday, a day after the city’s embattled leader, Carrie Lam, announced the suspension of a widely opposed extradition bill. The demonstrators called for the bill’s permanent withdrawal and Lam’s resignation, among other demands, according to reporters at the scene, Scenes from #HongKong’s […]