UN High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet says the shooting of Jacob Blake and killing of Daniel Prude while in police detention show the need for "urgent and profound action" to combat systemic racism as well as racial discrimination in policing.
Surveillance video showed an Allentown police officer using his knee to pin a man down outside the emergency room of the Sacred Heart Campus of St Luke’s Hospital in Pennsylvania.
The US state of Alabama shut down a controversial charter school Tuesday with links to the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) two months before its opening, citing a failure to meet conditions.
Members of the media have come under attack by police as well as protesters across the United States during the Black Lives Matter protests that were triggered by the death of George Floyd.
An internal report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cited by The New York Times, says new cases are expected to surge from mid-May, hitting 200,000 per day by June 1, with the daily death toll almost doubling to 3,000.
Guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention don’t require N-95 masks for Covid-19 caregivers, but many hospitals are opting for the added protection because the infection has proven to be extremely contagious.
The virus is changing the US as Trump's antagonistic relationship with state governors compromises the nation's fight against the pandemic.
The amount of people filing for benefits doubled compared to the week before, as businesses hit by the coronavirus continue to fire workers.
The novel coronavirus has reached some 30 US states, with Oregon the latest to declare an emergency, and 60 million people in California and New York are under crisis measures.
The highly anticipated results from the first phase of a clinical trial that were published in the journal Science show that the technique is non-toxic.
The ‘deal of the century’ presents an existential crisis for the Palestinian Authority.
Israel's draconian control over freedom of movement has haunted Palestinians for decades. Now its debilitating effect on society means many Palestinians are finding love, and getting married, over social media.
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