A High-Profile Journalist And Critic Of The President Of The Philippines Has Been Arrested
Rappler journalists livestreamed the arrest warrant being served to Maria Ressa, who in 2018 was named a Time magazine Person of the Year.
Police In Indonesia Used A Huge Snake During An Interrogation
The human rights lawyer who obtained the footage and posted it on Twitter told BuzzFeed News the man's treatment amounted to torture.
A High-Profile Gay Lawmaker In Brazil Has Quit And Left The Country Due To Violent Threats
Jean Wyllys said rising anti-LGBT sentiment and violence since Jair Bolsonaro's successful presidential campaign was behind his decision.
An Investigative Reporter Who Exposed Corruption In Soccer Was Shot Dead In The Street
Ghana is mourning the murder of investigative journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale.
Militants Killed 15 People, Including An American, At A Luxury Hotel Complex In Kenya
The siege comes three years to the day since al-Shabaab militants attacked a Kenyan military outpost in Somalia.
The Mayor Of A Polish City Has Died After Being Stabbed Onstage At A Charity Concert
Hundreds of people witnessed the attack on Paweł Adamowicz, a progressive voice who had been mayor of Gdańsk for 20 years.
It’s Been A Huge Day In Brexit And Here’s What You Need To Know
Another day, another Brexit crisis. But this one could be terminal for Theresa May.
Uh, So Japan’s Cybersecurity Minister Says He’s Never Used A Computer Before
Yoshitaka Sakurada said he had “always directed my staff and secretaries to do that kind of thing.”
Trump's Remarks Are Already Being Used To Justify Shooting Protesters
The Nigerian army posted a video of Trump after it was accused of killing 45 demonstrators.
Google Employees Around The World Are Walking Out To Protest Sexual Misconduct
Google employees around the world coordinated a walkout to protest the company's handling of sexual misconduct in the workplace.
Protests Have Broken Out After A Court Overturned A Christian Woman's Blasphemy Death Sentence
Asia Bibi, who has spent eight years on death row, was acquitted by Pakistan's Supreme Court.
Venice Is Experiencing Its Worst Flooding In 10 Years And The Pictures Are Really Something
The Italian city, which attracts millions of tourists per year, is on a "code red" for further flooding.
An Anti-Manspreading Video Went Viral. Now One Russian Politician Wants To Criminalize Feminism.
“Feminism is insanity from the standpoint of a normal person,” said Russian lawmaker Vitaly Milonov, as he called for people to be prosecuted under laws that allow for a five-year prison sentence.
A Teenager Spent 49 Days Adrift In The Pacific Ocean In A Floating Hut
Aldi Novel Adilang survived by catching fish and drinking water filtered through his clothes.
Passengers Bled From Their Noses And Ears After Pilots "Forgot" About Cabin Pressure
The Jet Airways flight had to turn back to Mumbai shortly after takeoff when the crew reportedly failed to press a switch that would have maintained pressure.
Posting Feminist Memes Could Land This Woman In Jail
Lyubov Kalugina could be imprisoned for five years over what she called “some jokes about asses, pussies, and intra-feminist debates.”
People Posted Terrifying Videos As A Huge Typhoon Crashed Into Japan
Typhoon Jebi follows a summer of extreme weather for Japan, with more than 350 people dying in floods, mudslides, and heat waves.