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San Jose votes to be first U.S. city to institute gun ownership requirements

San Jose votes to be first U.S. city to institute gun ownership requirements..  In a statement on Tuesday night, San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo said the city’s council had voted…

Bernie Sanders ally Nina Turner seeks rematch with Rep. Shontel Brown in Ohio

Nina Turner, the progressive activist with close ties to Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is mounting another campaign for Congress in Ohio. Advertisement

LGBTQ Afghans face surge of rape, torture after Taliban takeover, report says

LGBTQ Afghans have increasingly been threatened, beaten and raped since the Taliban took control of the country in August, a new report found.

Ozzie, the world’s oldest male gorilla, dies at 61 at Zoo Atlanta

Ozzie, the world’s oldest male gorilla, dies at 61 at Zoo Atlanta..  Ozzie, the world’s oldest male gorilla, has died, Zoo Atlanta officials said Tuesday. He was 61.

Coast Guard searching for 39 people after boat in suspected human smuggling capsizes

Coast Guard searching for 39 people after boat in suspected human smuggling capsizes..  The Coast Guard was searching the waters off Florida for 39 people missing after their boat capsized…

Virginia woman ordered to stop harassing, stalking Apple CEO Tim Cook

Virginia woman ordered to stop harassing, stalking Apple CEO Tim Cook..  A California judge granted a temporary restraining order to Apple CEO Tim Cook after the company said a Virginia…

Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens denied Hall of Fame in final year on baseball writers’ ballot

Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens denied Hall of Fame in final year on baseball writers’ ballot..  David Ortiz was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first turn on…

A corrections officer in Georgia said he was mistaken for a shoplifter at a Walmart and handcuffed, he sues walmart for this act

A corrections officer in Georgia said he was mistaken for a shoplifter at a Walmart and handcuffed, he sues walmart for this act Advertisement

China promises to deliver a “green and clean” Winter Olympics, which gets under way on 4 February.

China promises to deliver a “green and clean” Winter Olympics, which gets under way on 4 February. Advertisement

Algerian-Canadian football journalist Maher Mezahi, who is in Cameroon to cover the Africa Cup of Nations, reflects on how the recent deaths of fans at a stadium has left him with mixed feelings about the tournament.

Algerian-Canadian football journalist Maher Mezahi, who is in Cameroon to cover the Africa Cup of Nations, reflects on how the recent deaths of fans at a stadium has left him…

Manufacturers have seen their stocks of semiconductors plunge amid the global chip shortage, the US Department of Commerce has warned.

Manufacturers have seen their stocks of semiconductors plunge amid the global chip shortage, the US Department of Commerce has warned. Advertisement

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. apologizes for Anne Frank reference in anti-vaccine speech

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. apologizes for Anne Frank reference in anti-vaccine speech…  Robert F. Kennedy Jr. apologized Tuesday after critics, including members of his own family, blasted him for implying…

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) urges El Salvador to reverse its decision to make Bitcoin legal tender.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) urges El Salvador to reverse its decision to make Bitcoin legal tender. Advertisement

Disney responds to criticism of its forthcoming live action adaptation of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs made by Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage.

Disney responds to criticism of its forthcoming live action adaptation of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs made by Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage. Advertisement

Alex Jones says he spoke to Jan. 6 committee and pled the Fifth ‘almost 100 times’

Alex Jones says he spoke to Jan. 6 committee and pled the Fifth ‘almost 100 times’….  Conspiracy theorist and radio host Alex Jones said on his show Tuesday that he…

Biden stopped sending weapons to Yemen war, but he’s still responsible for the bloodshed

Biden stopped sending weapons to Yemen war, but he’s still responsible for the bloodshed…    The civil-turned-proxy war in Yemen, now in its eighth year, has created the world’s worst…

BBC seeks a rising star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its seventh year.

BBC seeks a rising star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its seventh year. Advertisement

NBA player Jaxson Hayes charged with domestic violence in Los Angeles

NBA player Jaxson Hayes charged with domestic violence in Los Angeles..   The New Orleans Pelicans center is facing 12 misdemeanors stemming from a July confrontation with police, who were responding…

Florida state Sen. Lauren Book fights back over nude images stolen from her

Florida state Sen. Lauren Book fights back over nude images stolen from her..  The Democratic senator is seeking a new law to try to prevent others from being victimized. Advertisement

Organisers of the Beijing Winter Olympics ease a Covid-19 testing requirement for participants, amid a growing number of cases in the capital.

Organisers of the Beijing Winter Olympics ease a Covid-19 testing requirement for participants, amid a growing number of cases in the capital. Advertisement