Grassroots groups help rescue Holocaust survivors in Ukraine

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since the shelling began to intensify in Kyiv and Kharkiv about a week ago Julia Entin has been working feverishly — thousands of miles away in Los Angeles — to evacuate Holocaust survivors in Ukraine who find themselves trapped in yet another conflict. For the last six years, the 39-year-old paralegal … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Guantanamo clients an issue for GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s Supreme nominee will face sharp questions from Republican lawmakers this coming week about the work she did as a public defender representing four Guantanamo Bay detainees. Some Republicans say Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has a record of “defending terrorists” and they plan to raise questions about it at Senate … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Guantanamo clients an issue for GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s Supreme nominee will face sharp questions from Republican lawmakers this coming week about the work she did as a public defender representing four Guantanamo Bay detainees. Some Republicans say Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has a record of “defending terrorists” and they plan to raise questions about it at Senate … Read more

Russia backs down on demands in Iran nuclear deal talks, making revival of 2015 patch imminent

A picture taken on November 10, 2019, shows an Iranian flag in Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant, during an official ceremony to kick-start works on a second reactor at the facility. ATTA KENARE | AFP via Getty Images Russia has walked back its threat to torpedo the revival of the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal over … Read more

Russia backs down on demands in Iran nuclear deal talks, making revival of 2015 patch imminent

A picture taken on November 10, 2019, shows an Iranian flag in Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant, during an official ceremony to kick-start works on a second reactor at the facility. ATTA KENARE | AFP via Getty Images Russia has walked back its threat to torpedo the revival of the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal over … Read more