Scores of Hollywood celebrities celebrated the success of left-wing candidates in Tuesday's midterm elections, after the Democratic Party won back control of the House of Representatives from Republicans.
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Late-night talk show hosts expressed both anxiety and excitement ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections, as Democrat’s hope to take back control of both Houses of Congress with the aim of derailingPresident Donald Trump’s agenda.
South Korea's ambassador to Russia revealed on Monday that North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is likely to visit Russia this month amid warming relations between him and President Vladimir Putin.
Venezuelan refugees who have fled to Colombia are using their old currency to make and sell art in the street, local outletLa Opiniónreportedthis week.
Actor Will Ferrell joined Sen. Doug Jones (D-AL) in the state of Alabama to promote get out the vote efforts ahead of Tuesday's midterm elections.
Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping hosted the leader of El Salvador on Thursday, pledging aid to the Central American country as a reward for switching their allegiance from Taiwan to Beijing.
Media mogul Oprah Winfrey canvassed door-to-door for Georgia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams on Thursday, hours after delivering a racially charged speech at a campaign rally.
The United Nations voted overwhelmingly to condemn America's economic embargo on Cuba on Thursday while rejecting proposed amendments strongly criticizing the country's dire human rights record.
Thousands of leftist protesters took to the streets of Brazil this week to march against the election of conservative firebrand Jair Bolsonaro, with some groups protesters turning into violent confrontations, local media reported.
The Colombian governmentdenied claims on Wednesday that the country is plotting an invasion of neighboring Venezuela, amid reports that the two countries are considering working together to overthrow Nicolás Maduro's socialist dictatorship by force.
Jodie Foster, Cher Lead Actresses in Ad Urging Women to Vote for Gun Reform, Climate Change, and Equal Pay
A group of female Hollywood actresses released a new Michael Bloomberg financed campaign ad this week urging women to vote in the upcoming midterm elections in favor of several left-wing policies.
Former Brazilian Lula Da Silva urged supporters of his socialist Workers Party (PT) on Monday to stay calm and not rush to judgment about what President-elect Jair Bolsonaro's leadership will entail, according to reports.
The Russian government plans to loan Cuba's communist dictatorship $50 million to buytheir military equipment, with the island's new PresidentMiguel Díaz-Canel scheduled to meet Vladimir Putin in Moscow later this week.
Hip-hop super-producer Pharrell Williams sent a legal threat to President Donald Trump for playing his hit song "Happy" at a campaign rally on Saturday evening.
Pop icon Barbra Streisand's latest album -- timed for release just days before the midterm elections -- is a "rebuke" and "well-manicured middle finger" to Donald Trump's presidency.
Jair Bolsonaro, conservative candidate in Brazil's presidential race, is likely to achieve a historic victory Sunday despite an assassination attempt limiting his campaign schedule and reports of censorship on Facebook.
CBS Late Show host Stephen Colbert ripped into the Justice Department's reported plans to recognize gender as something determined by genitalia at birth, describing the move as further "cruelty" from the Trump administration of which he is so vociferously opposed.
Activists in Malawian capital ofBlantyre are protesting a planned statue of Indian independence leaderMohandas Karamchand Gandhi because of "racist slurs" he made when he was a young man.
Late Show host Stephen Colbert described President Donald Trump's jokes about Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) as a "racist tirade" amid the ongoing drama over her supposed American Indian ancestry.
Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro accused President Donald Trump of planning to assassinate him on Thursday, an accusation he commonly hurled at the Obama administration in the past.
Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel mocked the "irrational madman" Kanye West for his meeting with President Donald Trump on Thursday, before suggesting that their conversation was something that would "typically be held between people wearing hospital bracelets.
China is seeking to boost its trade and economic ties with India as their trade war with the Trump administration shows no sign of abating, diplomats announced on Thursday.
Actor and comedian Patton Oswalt declared on Tuesday that global warming is a "meteor" that will "strike in our lifetimes," and as such has urged mainstream media outlets to cover the threat it poses above all other news.
‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Johnny Galecki Says ‘Our Political System Is Broken’ After Kavanaugh Confirmation
Big Bang Theorystar Johnny Galecki has declared that the American political system is broken after the Senate confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
The share price of Netflix has fallen more than 15 percent from its all-time high, with some analysts predicting that it could fall further after a year that has seen it skyrocket by over 80 percent.
A Yazidi victim of the Islamic State and a Congolese doctor won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their efforts toend the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict.
The son of Brazilian presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro gave an interview with the newspaperO Globoon Monday, where he discussed the possibility of expanding nationwide gun rights in a similar way to the United States.
Actor Robert De Niro spoke at the Global Citizen Festival on Saturday, where he urged people to make their voices heard in the upcoming midterm elections.
Liberal Tolerance: Actress Ellen Barkin Only Wants to Be Around ‘Like-Minded Thinkers’ After Kavanaugh Vote
Hollywood actress and producer Ellen Barkin claims she only wants to be around "like-minded thinkers" after Brett Kavanaugh's nomination for the Supreme Court after Republicans on the Senate JudiciaryCommitteevoted to advance his confirmation.
A gay kindergarten teacher in China is suing his former school after being fired last month, allegedly for his sexual orientation, Reuters reported Friday.
Golden Globe-winning actress Mira Sorvino appeared to support a "revolution" on Thursday, as President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh defended himself against 3o-plus-year-old allegations of sexual misconduct.
Conservative actor James Woods was locked out of Twitter on Friday for posting a two-month-old meme that Jack Dorsey's social media platform believes "could impact an election.
Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges has revealed he is disappointed with the direction of Donald Trump's presidency, urging people to "get to work" in the interest of the country.
A paraplegicman has fled Venezuela in his wheelchair in search of medicine, as the humanitarian crisis under Nicolás Maduro's socialist dictatorship continues to worsen.
ActressJulia Louis-Dreyfus signed a letter in support of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who claims she was sexually assaulted by President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh'swhile they were in high school.
China agreed to provide Venezuela with a $5 billion credit line in return for future oil payments ahead of socialist dictator Nicolás Maduro's visit to Beijing, the country's finance minister announced on Wednesday.
Officials in Venezuela called for a massive march against the United States and "imperialism" on Sunday following reports that the Trump administration met with disaffected members of the country's military.
More women have come forward with allegations of sexual abuse and harassment against the embattled CEO of CBS Corp., Les Moonves, as the company's board continues to negotiate the terms of his departure.
China is continuing to undermine international sanctions on North Korea by increasing trade with their close communist ally, NBC News revealed in a report Wednesday.
Actress Piper Perabo was arrested while protesting Supreme Court judge nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing on Tuesday, she announced on Monday.
China is reportedly increasing access to Spanish and Portuguese language study to better expand its footprint across Latin America, The Guardian revealed in a report Sunday.
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) indicated in a Spanish-language interview with Univisión last week that the United States should consider a military intervention in Venezuela.
Taiwan will make English an official language beginning next year in an attempt to help citizens pursue opportunities abroad, Premier William Lai announced this week.
Taiwan will make English an official language beginning next year in an attempt to help citizens pursue opportunities abroad, Premier William Lai announced this week.
Authorities in Venezuela arrested 131 people on charges of "economic sabotage," Nicolás Maduro's socialist regime announced on Thursday.
Human rights violations and infringements on the right to life have worsened since North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un came to power in 2012, a new study released on Wednesday has indicated.
An Ethiopian politician was arrested on Monday on suspicion of multiple human rights violations, which included using lions and tigers to torture political prisoners.
A Hawaii-based American soldier will plead guilty to charges of trying to join the Islamic State (ISIS), his lawyer told the Associated Press on Wednesday
Venezuela's socialist regimeaccepted humanitarian aid in the form of medical assistance from China this week in an effortto diminish the impact of the collapse of the nation's health care system.
Authorities in Indonesiajaileda woman for 18 months on Wednesday after complaining that a nearby mosque was "too loud" and "hurt" her ears.
Venezuela is set to face further economic turmoil after socialist dictator Nicolás Maduro announced economic reforms that include lopping five zeroes off the value of the Bolivar currency and increasing the country's minimum wage by 3,500 percent this weekend.
Liberal comedian Bill Maher defended InfoWars host Alex Jones on Friday's episode ofReal Time with Bill Maher,arguing that self-described liberals should be in favor of free speech as it is a core American value.
Turks supporting Islamist President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have uploaded videos on social media this weekdestroying their iPhones and other American products withsledgehammers, handguns, and fire.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali KhameneitoldIranians he "made a mistake" in remarks Wednesday in allowing his foreign minister to speak with Secretary of State John Kerry during negotiations for the Iran nuclear deal.
President Donald Trump's approval among black voters has almost doubled in the space of a year, the latest presidential pollingfrom Rasmussen Reports has found.
Members of Bashar al-Assad's Syrian Arab Army dropped leaflets over Idlib province on Thursday, warning civilians in the rebel-held territory that they should surrender as the brutal seven-year war reaches its conclusion.
Minnesota Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton declared August 8th as a statewide "Beyoncé and Jay-Z Day" in anticipation of the megastar couple's concert in Minneapolis.
Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro has ordered the arrest of two opposition lawmakers for the drone attack on him that took place last Saturday.
Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte is considering sending a frigate warship to Libya to save three Filipinos and a South Korean man kidnapped from a water plant in the troubled country.
L.A. Production of ‘The Diary of Anne Frank’ Replaces Nazis with ICE Agents Hunting for ‘LatinX’ Illegals
A modernized theatrical production ofThe Diary of Anne Frankin Los Angeles will reimagine the Jewish Frank family hiding from the Nazi with Latino immigrants hiding from Immigration, Customs, and Enforcement (ICE) officials, its directors have revealed.
Vice President Mike Pence formally welcomed home the remains of America of American military killed who died in the Korean war in a solemn occasionJoint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
North Korea's foreign minister will give a keynote address to the United Nations General Assembly in September, Yonhap News Agency reportedon Wednesday.
Jimmy Kimmel asked former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer why he worked for the "son of a b*tch" President Donald Trump.
A female Amazon employee was left homeless and living in a warehouse carpark after suffering an injury at afulfillment center in Haslet, Texas. She says, "I work for the world's richest man and I live in my car.
Thousands of peopletook to the streets of Moscow on Sunday to protestRussian President Vladimir Putin over a proposed increase to the country's retirement age.
Left-wing advocacy group We Stand United released a video on Friday featuring actor Mark Ruffalo and rapper Common about the reunification of families at the U.S. southern border, with Ruffalo describing the situation as a "humanitarian crisis.
The United States has provideda further $195 million to Egypt in military aid, despite concern over the country's dismal human rights record.
The last newspaper openly opposed to Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro's socialist regime is fighting for survival amid a dismal economic climate and growing government hostility to the free press.
Somalia will prosecute a female genital mutilation (FGM) case for the first time in the country after a 10-year-old girl bled to death after undergoing the procedure last week, the government announced on Wednesday.
A nude drawing of President Donald Trump's 12-year-old son Barron posted by the creator of Rick and Morty Justin Roiland has resurfaced, days after his co-creator Dan Harmon apologized for a fake baby rape video he filmed in 2009.
A petition calling on Netflix to cancel theirupcoming dark comedy seriesInsatiablehas attracted over 150,000 signatures on the grounds that itencourages “fat shaming.”
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) has called for the prosecution ofGuardians of the Galaxydirector James Gunn should there be evidence of any intent behind his recently unearthed Twitter fantasies about child rape and sexual assault.
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is investigation Black-ishstar Anthony Anderson on suspicionof assaulting a woman, The Blast reports.
Actress and activist Jane Fonda claims that the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court Justice would be a "catastrophe" for women and worker's rights in the United States.
Actor Mickey Rourke ripped President Donald Trump's policy on immigration enforcement, calling him a "faggot" responsible for "separating thousands of children from their families."
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday that North Korea’s criticism of the United States is merely a negotiating tactic, and plans to denuclearize the Korean peninsula remain "on track" for a successful outcome.
Another woman has accused media and fashion mogul Russell Simmons of rape, Variety reports.
Late ShowhostStephen Colbert mocked President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, describing him as a "white guy" whose name sounds like "a waiter at Ruby Tuesday’s.
Liberal comedian Bill Maher says he would give former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney $1 million to take over the United States from President Donald Trump.
Actress Scarlett Johansson is once again at the center of a casting controversy after she accepted a role as a transgender man in the upcoming film Rug & Tug.
Paramount has released a trailer for Jay-Z's upcoming documentary about Trayvon Martin, whose death led to the rise of Black Lives Matter protest across the United States.
Local residents in Venezuela staged further protests on Monday as the failed socialist country now appears to be running out of clean water. Multiple groups of demonstrators blocked highways around the capital of Caracas to protest the lack of clean water supplies.
Dozens of Hollywood stars will hit the streets from Los Angeles to Boston on Saturday to protest the Trump administration's illegal immigration enforcement.
Actress Susan Sarandon was arrested in Washington D.C. on Thursday during a mass protest against the Trump administration's illegal immigration and border enforcement.
President Donald Trump will demand that Russian leader Vladimir Putin forces Iran to pull out their military presence from Syria, an unnamed source told the Arabic-language newspaper Al-Hayat.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will make his third visit to North Korea next week to continue ongoing negotiations over the regime's plans to denuclearize, according to a report fromthe Financial Times.
Comedian Jon Stewart unloaded on President Donald Trump on Thursday's edition of The Late Show, saying the administration enforces its immigration policies with a sense of "gleeful cruelty and dickishness.
Michael Moore Demands the Resistance: 'Get Off The Couch' and 'Put Bodies on the Line' to Stop Trump
Left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore put out a clarion call to the leftist Resistance Thursday, urging them to put their bodies on the line to bring down the Trump presidency.
Chinese police arrested a man who murdered two schoolchildren in Shanghai as his revenge on society, state mediareportedon Thursday.
Actress and singer Barbra Streisand is asking Democrat Party supporters to help donate to the party's efforts to regain control of Congress in the upcoming midterm elections.
Population Research InstitutePresident Steven Mosher explained toBreitbart News Sundayhost Amanda House this week that China has refused to take any refugees from dangerous parts of the world to preserve its "ethnically based empire.
Actress Debra Messing has declared that the "fight is on" as President Donald Trump prepares to nominate a new Supreme Court judge following the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Both North and South Korea agreed on Tuesday to improve and construct railway lines linking the two countries together, the South's unification ministry has announced.
Disgraced comedienne Kathy Griffin doubled down on her criticism of the Trump administration in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, describing it as "quite pro-Nazi."
Autocrats around the world congratulated Reccip Erdogan on his victory in Sunday's Turkish presidential election, despite independent observers indicating that the vote was flawed.
The actor-comedian Kumail Nanjiani took to Twitter and said if President Donald Trump and members of his administration do not want to be compared to Nazis then they must "stop acting like them.
Veteran filmmaker David Lynch believes President Donald Trump could be remembered as one of the greatest presidents in American history because of the way he has shaken up the political establishment.
Netflix has fired their Chief of CommunicationsJonathan Friedland after he used the N-word twice in front of company employees, an internal memo to employees has revealed.
Marvel Director James Gunn: Trump ‘Wakes Up Every Morning Hoping More Kids Are Murdered By Immigrants’
Marvel director James Gunn has claimed that President Donald Trump secretly hopes for the murder of American citizens at the hands of illegal immigrants to help boost his popularity.