Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump directed his ire Tuesday at the nation's major social media companies, claiming they're biased against Republicans and attacking them with the same gusto he us...

Erdogan shows New Zealand attack video in weekend rallies

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's president showed parts of a video taken by the attacker who killed 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand to comment on what he called rising Islamophobia. ...

Born into al-Qaida: Hamza bin Laden's rise to prominence

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The boy is only 12 years old and looks even younger and smaller kneeling next to the wreckage of a helicopter, flanked by masked jihadis carrying Kalashnikov assault...

Trump downplays white nationalism threat after massacre

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump played down any threat posed by racist white nationalism after the gunman accused of the New Zealand mosque massacre called the president "a symbol of renewed wh...

New Zealand shooter steeped attack in dark internet culture

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The suspected New Zealand shooter carefully modeled his attack for an internet age. He live-streamed the massacre, shouted out a popular meme slogan and published a long, rambling...

White House denounces 'act of hate' in mosque shooting

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump sent condolences Friday to the victims of the New Zealand mosque massacre, and the White House issued a statement denouncing the "vicious act of hate." ...

Taiwan seeks to block Chinese website promoting 31 measures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The National Communications Commission (NCC, 國家通訊傳播委員會) confirmed it was taking measures Friday to block a Chinese website promoting Beijing’s so-called ’31 Measures...

News organizations to highlight most threatened journalists

A coalition of more than a dozen global news organizations, including The Associated Press, The Financial Times and Reuters, will spotlight the world's most threatened journalists in a new freedom of ...

MAC alarmed as Chinese video streaming platforms try to enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s top government agency handling cross-strait affairs, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), voiced concern over reports that Tencent Video, a video streaming p...

Swedish domestic spy agency notes rise in xenophobia

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Swedish domestic security agency has noted a rising "xenophobic and radical nationalist current" in Sweden, also alerting to budding approaches between the white power m...

MOI seeks to revoke Taiwanese-born cadre's citizenship after controversial speech

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After video surfaced Monday (March 11) of a Taiwanese-born Communist cadre giving a controversial speech calling for adherence to the "one China" principle and expres...

Taiwan authorities to determine fate of website registered for Chinese propaganda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s telecommunication regulator will take action to address the issue surrounding a website registered in Taiwan to further China’s propaganda purpose, at...

Taiwanese-born cadre gives cringe-worthy speech about 'one China' principle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- During a plenary meeting of the 2nd session of the 13th CPPCC National Committee, a Taiwanese-born Communist cadre gave a shrill speech calling for adherence to the "one C...

China says it hosts 'boarding schools' not 'concentration camps' in Xinjiang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Authorities in China have said they are running “boarding schools” in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region, rather than concentration camps, as has been reported by ...

Feds charge Georgia woman with supporting cyber caliphate

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New York have charged a 20-year-old Georgia woman with conspiring to support the Islamic State. Kim Anh Vo was arrested Tuesday and scheduled t...