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‘National Shame’: Report Slams UK’s Failure to Tackle FGM Abuse, Zero Prosecutions

‘National Shame’: Report Slams UK’s Failure to Tackle FGM Abuse, Zero Prosecutions
  • Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas Hospitalized FWC: Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas Hospitalized

    JERUSALEM — A Palestinian official says President Mahmoud Abbas has been hospitalized with fever.

  • Richard N. Goodwin, former speechwriter for Kennedys, LBJ, dies at 86 FWC: Richard N. Goodwin, former speechwriter for Kennedys, LBJ, dies at 86

    Richard N. Goodwin, an aide, speechwriter and liberal force for the Kennedys and Lyndon Johnson who helped craft such historic addresses as Robert Kennedy’s “ripples of hope” and LBJ’s speeches on civil rights and the Great Society, died Sunday evening at age 86. Goodwin, the husband of Pulitzer…

  • Top Novartis Lawyer Resigns Over Deal With Michael Cohen FWC: Top Novartis Lawyer Resigns Over Deal With Michael Cohen

    U.S. lawmakers demand details from Novartis and AT&T about their payments to Cohen’s firm.

  • Nobody can sell this $19M ‘Versailles in Manhattan’ FWC: Nobody can sell this $19M ‘Versailles in Manhattan’

    At 163 E. 64th St., near Lexington Avenue, stands a 15-room neo-Georgian townhouse that has been billed by brokers as an “architectural masterpiece” and even “Versailles in Manhattan.” Some of them also label it “unsellable.” That’s because the circa-1872 manse — with ornate, belle epoque- and Louis XIV-style interiors —…