Blue Origin announces date for its NS-15 liftoff, rehearsal for human flights

Blue Origin brings student letters to space Blue Origin, the Jeff Bezos-led spaceflight company, announced that it is targeting Wednesday for the launch of its NS-15 rehearsal mission, which is…

Canadian serial killer Bruce McArthur used landscape planters as a graveyard to bury human remains: doc

EXCLUSIVE: Karen Fraser had no idea what was going on when police arrived at her home and said she had five minutes to leave. “Half of me was backing away…

Famed producer Scott Rudin accused by ex-staffers of bullying, abuse: ‘A casual disregard for human rights’

Former staffers of award-winning producer Scott Rudin are speaking out about the alleged physical and mental abuse they suffered while working for the often explosive Hollywood hotshot.  Rudin is an…

China defends itself on human rights by pointing to US history on slavery

In the wake of international backlash for reported human rights abuses in the Xinjiang province, Chinese officials are attempting to reverse the blame by shining a light on slavery. In…

Biden admin sanctions Chinese government officials over Uyghur human rights abuses

The Biden administration on Monday sanctioned Chinese government officials over “serious human rights abuse” against ethnic minorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, and warned that China will continue to…

China slams US on human rights, leaves out abuses against Uyghurs, Tibetans, Hong Kong

Top foreign policy officials from the U.S. and China met in Anchorage, Alaska Thursday, the first in-person meeting between senior officials from the two countries since President Biden took office. But the…

Syria is ‘one of the greatest humanitarian catastrophes,’ says human rights lawyer

A decade has passed since the Arab Spring’s uprising spread through the Middle East and hit Syria. Protests wracked Southern Syria and eventually advanced to the capital of Damascus — the home of…

California proposes curriculum with chanting name of Aztec god who accepts human sacrifice

The California Department of Education has proposed an ethnic studies “model curriculum” that includes, among other things, chanting the names of Aztec gods in an attempt to build unity among schoolchildren. Included in the draft…

Texas beefs up border crackdown to stop human and drug smuggling

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, along with the Department of Public Safety (DPS), on Saturday launched ‘Operation Lone Star,’ a program that will work to combat the smuggling of drugs and…

Pompeo says Biden administration sending ‘mixed signals’ on China’s human rights abuses

ORLANDO, Fla. – Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday that the Biden administration has sent “mixed signals” on the Chinese persecution of religious minorities in Xinjiang — and…