April 29, 2019

Prince Harry, Meghan planning tour of Africa with baby Sussex in tow: Report

DOMINIC LIPINSKI/AFP/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Prince Harry was spotted at the London Marathon Sunday, another sign that the wait continues for the birth of his first child with Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex. Meghan is due to give birth any day now. Buckingham Palace has said it will release a statement when she goes into labor. Little is known about Harry and Meghan's plans for the birth -- including whether she will give birth at home or in a hospital -- but a new report gives a glimpse i..
April 29, 2019

Women’s groups condemn policy that gives police access to sexual assault victims’ phones

darrensp/iStock(LONDON) -- A new policy intended to get victims of crime in the United Kingdom to hand over their mobile phones has been met with condemnation from digital privacy and women’s groups. Victims of crime will now be issued a “digital evidence extraction” form and be expected to share their phone with police in cases where it is “reasonable” to do so, a Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) spokesperson told ABC News. “We understand that how personal data is used can be a source of anxiet..
April 29, 2019

Commander of prison at Guantanamo is fired

zudin/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The Navy admiral in charge of the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay has been fired for an unspecified "loss of confidence in his ability to command." "Commander, U.S. Southern Command, U.S. Navy Adm. Craig Faller, relieved U.S. Navy Rear Adm. John Ring, commander, Joint Task Force - Guantanamo, April 27, due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command," said a statement from Col. Amanda Azubuike, the spokesperson for U.S. Southern Command. "U.S. Army Brig. Gen..
April 27, 2019

Pope Francis donates $500,000 to migrants at US border

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(ROME) -- Pope Francis donated $500,000 to Mexico-based projects to help migrant communities as media attention fades, the Vatican said Saturday. The funds will be distributed between 27 projects associated with 16 Mexican dioceses and congregations, all of which asked for help to continue providing food, lodging and basic necessities to those fleeing their home countries through Mexico. “In recent months, thousands of migrants have arrived in Mexico, having traveled m..