Judge strikes down Mississippi ban on abortions after 15 weeks

From Reuters Top News:   (Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday struck down a Mississippi law that bans most abortions after 15 weeks, ruling that it “unequivocally” violates women’s constitutional rights. FILE PHOTO: File photo of Jackson Women’s Health Organization in Jackson, Mississippi, July 11, 2012. REUTERS/Emily Le

Russia loses Interpol presidency vote | Interpol has elected South Korean Kim Jong-yang as its president, rejecting the Russian frontrunner who had been accused of abusing the international police body’s arrest warrant system

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/hasharin [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Russia loses Interpol presidency vote | Interpol has elected South Korean Kim Jong-yang as its president, rejecting the Russian frontrunner who had been accused of abusing the international police body’s arrest warrant system

Iran's Zarif mocks Trump's 'shameful' statement on Saudi prince

From Al Jazeera:   Zarif mocked Trump by tweeting: “Perhaps we’re also responsible for the California fires” [File: Anadolu] Iran‘s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has mocked US President Donald Trump‘s announcement that he would stick by Saudi Arabia despite the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “Mr. Trump bizarrely

In Papua New Guinea shanty-towns, residents question APEC legacy

From Reuters Top News:   PORT MORESBY (Reuters) – Barely a five-minute drive from the $50 million conference venue for the just-concluded Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Papua New Guinea’s capital, a makeshift squatter settlement is tucked away from visiting world leaders. A small boat travels past the stilt house