A heavyweight hazard looms over city's skyline: two dozen enormous construction cranes, which weren't designed to withstand a storm of this fierce, city officials telling people who live in the shadows of the giant lifting devices to leave
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic and trade links with Qatar on June 5, suspending air and shipping routes with world's biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas, which is home to the region's biggest US military base
On Wednesday, Trump delivered his go-to line repeatedly. Asked if he would tie debt ceiling legislation to Harvey relief: '[We'll see.' On his plans for an increasingly aggressive North Korea: 'We'll see.' And on efforts to work with the Chinese president: 'We'll see how that works out.'
Amnesty International reports it has documented how the Bahraini government, from June 2016 to June 2017, arrested, tortured, threatened or banned from travel at least 169 activists and opponents or their relatives