Media Watch

'19Jan
28

Appeals court to hear case of reporter alleging surveillance

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — When Sharyl Attkisson first began hearing clicking sounds on her phone and her computers started turning on and off in the middle of the night, she thought it was a technical glitch that could...
'19Jan
28

Detained Chinese human rights lawyer sentenced to 4 ½ years

Prominent Chinese human rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang was sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison on the charge of subversion of state power Monday, more than three years after he was detained in a wide-ranging crackdown...
'19Jan
27

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST

Conservatives say Trump caved, but confident he'll get wallWASHINGTON (AP) — No retreat, no surrender is how President Donald Trump frames his decision to temporarily reopen the government while still pursuing a...
'19Jan
26

Syria wants Turkish withdrawal to revive security agreement

Syria called on Turkey on Saturday to withdraw its troops from Syria's northern territories and end support for armed opposition groups in order to revive a two-decade-old bilateral security agreement.Russia has...
'19Jan
26

Pics suggest Saudi ballistic missile programme

DUBAI: A military base deep insideSaudi Arabiaappears to be testing and possibly manufacturing ballistic missiles, experts and satellite images suggest, evidence of the type of weapons programme it has long...
'19Jan
26

International undercover agents target Toronto-based digital rights group Citizen Lab

The Canadian researchers who reported that Israeli software was used to spy on Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi's inner circle before his gruesome death are being targeted in turn by international...
'19Jan
25

Venezuela's Guaido leaps from backbench to centre stage

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The rise of Juan Guaido from backbench obscurity to the US-backed, self-declared interim president of Venezuela in just three weeks has been meteoric — and by his own recognition risky....
'19Jan
23

MDC leader says calls for dialogue ‘spurned and mocked’

Nelson ChamisaPresident Emmerson Mnangagwa called for a national dialogue among political parties and civic leaders, even as arrests continued. He spoke after skipping a visit to the World Economic Forum in Davos,...
'19Jan
23

Families keep trying to cross U.S.-Mexico border, wall or no wall

Maria Orbelina Cortez says she fled El Salvador for the U.S. after her husband attacked her and knocked a pan of scalding oil onto her youngest son's head.After quietly planning for months, she took the 3-year-old...
'19Jan
23

Families keep trying to cross U.S.-Mexico border, wall or no wall

Maria Orbelina Cortez says she fled El Salvador for the U.S. after her husband attacked her and knocked a pan of scalding oil onto her youngest son's head.After quietly planning for months, she took the 3-year-old...

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