Iran vows to bar Americans in response to Trump’s ‘insulting’ ban

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran will ban Americans from entering the country in response to US President Donald Trump’s “insulting” order restricting arrivals from Iran and six other Muslim states, the foreign ministry said Saturday.

U.S. lawyers for Iraqis sue to block Trump immigration order

The lawyers from numerous immigration organizations and the American Civil Liberties Union sued in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on behalf of two Iraqi men, one a former U.S. government worker and the other the husband of a former U.S. security contractor.

Five families made homeless every hour, new analysis shows

Five families are being made homeless in England every hour of the day, according to a “shocking” new analysis of Government figures.

Mexico says ‘no mas’ to dogfighting · A Humane Nation

This is a groundbreaking victory for animals and animal advocates in Mexico, and especially for Humane Society International/Mexico, which launched an anti-dogfighting campaign in the country in just July last year.

Mexicans to boycott Starbucks over Trump policies

Seeking to quell a social media campaign imploring Mexicans to boycott US companies, Starbucks defended itself on Friday, saying it had invested millions in the country, created more than 7,000 jobs, and that its local unit is Mexican-owned.

In frigid cold, Mongolians stand in protest of air pollution

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia (AP) — Thousands of Mongolians stood in frigid weather Saturday for the second time this winter to protest the government response to smog that routinely blankets their capital.

UN cuts food rations for 1.4 million refugees in half after rich countries withhold...

The World Food Programme (WFP) has been forced to cut food rations to 1.4 million people because the world’s richest countries have delayed paying the organisation. 

North Korea restarts nuclear reactor used to fuel weapons program | News | DW.COM...

Satellite photos suggest North Korea has restarted the nuclear reactor that used to produce plutonium for its nuclear weapons program, according to a Washington-based think-tank.

Germany Holocaust events marred by spat with rightwing MP

German Holocaust remembrance events were marred Friday by an ugly spat with a rightwing populist politician who has argued that the country should focus less on its World War II guilt.

New legislation in Canada seeks to protect the transgender community | America Magazine

“I used to wish I had cancer because when you have cancer all the family rallies around you.

Pope Francis: You can’t defend Christianity by being ‘against refugees and other religions’ –...

Meeting a pilgrimage of Catholics and Lutherans from Germany, Pope Francis said he does not like “the contradiction of those who want to defend Christianity in the West, and, on the other hand, are against refugees and other religions.”

5 Iraqis, 1 Yemeni barred from Cairo-New York flight after Trump ban

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Google Recalls Staff to U.S. After Trump Immigration Order

Alphabet Inc.’s Google delivered a sharp message to staff traveling overseas who may be impacted by a new executive order on immigration from President Donald Trump: Get back to the U.S. now.

Canada to increase reproductive health funding in response to Trump decision

Canada will increase its funding to international organizations that provide abortion-related services after U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order blocking American funding for those services.

Female ‘Ice Cream Killer’ being moved to all-male prison

Estibaliz Carranza, aka the “Ice Cream Killer,” is too cold-blooded for a female prison.

KGB chief linked to Trump file found dead amid Kremlin cover up claims –...

Mr Erovinkin was a key aide to Igor Sechin, a former deputy prime minister and now head of Rosneft, the state-owned oil company, who is repeatedly named in the dossier.

Trump suspends US refugee programme and bans Syrians indefinitely – BBC News

President Donald Trump has banned the entry of Syrian refugees into the US until further notice.