New York, June 21, 2018--Authorities in the breakaway state of Somaliland should immediately lift a ban on the operations of Waaberi newspaper, a privately owned daily, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. A Hargeisa regional court issued an order suspending the newspaper on June 19 on allegations of...
The Internal Security Forces Thursday launched an awareness campaign warning against firing guns into the air, a common celebratory practice in Lebanon, a day before official ninth grade exam results ... Read more
For the first time in Lebanon’s history, people fed up with traditional politics have an ally in Parliament, newly elected civil society MP Paula Yacoubian told The Daily Star in an interview. Read more
Boston drivers, pedestrians, bikers, and T riders will soon share the road with self-driving vehicles. The city announced in a statement Wednesday that it has granted permission for Boston-based auton ... Read more
Whether some people like it or not, guns are a part of the American experience. People from other countries will occasionally ask their American hosts to take them shooting, an activity so forbidden i ... Read more
This small museum feels like an off-the-beaten-path treasure for aviation archaeology enthusiasts. You can do more than admire the restored planes from the outside. Visitors can peek inside some of th ... Read more
When Amy McGrath, a Kentucky Democrat, kicked off her congressional campaign last year with a slickly produced ad about her struggle to become the first female fighter pilot, it was hailed as the best ... Read more
During Pride Month, we celebrate the many activists, journalists, human rights defenders, and community members who have helped to build a more equal and rights-respecting world, often at great person ... Read more