In a move that appears to negate President Donald Trump's numerous vows to fight for American workers at risk of losing their jobs due to corporate outsourcing and layoffs, Boeing told CNN on Thursday that around 200 workers based in South Carolina would be fired in an effort to cut costs. Read more.
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have entered their 11th year under a suffocating siege imposed by Israel.
The blockade dictates the day-to-day reality for people in Gaza, where Israel controls the borders, airspace, and waters. Read more.
South Sudan no longer has areas in famine, but almost two million people are on the brink of starvation, the country's government and the United Nations said in reports.
The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and South Sudan's National Bureau of Statistics said the...read more.