George Floyd's Brother Urges U.N. To Launch International Probe Of Systemic RacismThe brother of George Floyd has made a heartfelt plea to the U.N.’s top human rights body to launch intense international scrutiny of systemic racism and the killing of unarmed blacks by police.
How Does The Population Grow So Quickly?Over the past 30 years, almost three billion people have been added to Earth. Another two billion are expected in the next 30.
Minnesota Graduate Students Develop Human Rights Tool For UNUniversity of Minnesota graduate students have created a tool to prioritize efforts to address human rights violations that they hope the United Nations will use.
U.S. To Halt Visas For Same-Sex Partners Of DiplomatsTwo government officials said the change was made in order to make the requirements the same for same-sex and heterosexual couples.
Trump To Chair Security Council Meeting, Meet With NetanyahuPresident Donald Trump poured scorn on the "ideology of globalism" and heaped praise on his own administration's achievements in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly that drew headshakes and even mocking laughter from his audience of fellow world leaders.
Trump Says 2nd North Korea Summit Will Happen 'Soon'As he begins the sequel to his stormy U.N. debut, President Donald Trump will again confront the dangers posed by North Korea's nuclear threat, though its shadow may appear somewhat less ominous than a year ago.
U.N. Calls On U.S. To Stop Separating Families“There is nothing normal about detaining children,” U.N. high commissioner for human rights spokesperson Ravina Shamdasani said.
Youth In Gov't Model U.N. Conference Is Largest EverThere are more than 800 seventh through twelfth graders participating.
US Gov't Makes Significant Cuts In UN BudgetThe U.S. government says it has negotiated a significant cut in the United Nations budget.
4 Things To Know: Maria's Strength, Trump's Meetings & MoreThey include the latest rescue efforts following Mexico's earthquake, and the agenda for President Trump's Thursday at the United Nations.
POTUS Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ Of North Korea In UN SpeechPresident Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.
In UN Debut, Trump Argues That The World Body Needs ReformPresident Donald Trump is making his debut at the United Nations and taking his complaints about the world body straight to the source.
Mayor Coleman Comments On Security In Paris During SummitSt. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman is in Paris Tuesday for the United Nations Convention on Climate Change. He is leading a delegation of 68 mayors from the Mississippi Rivers and Towns Initiative.
Reality Check: Syrian Refugees And MinnesotaMinnesota lawmakers are increasingly divided on how many -- if any -- Syrian refugees to accept in the state. That is after two terrorists in Paris reportedly had fake Syrian passports, and Minnesota Democrats broke with President Obama to support a bill ramping up security checks.
Good Question: How Will Population Growth Change The Planet?What will the world look like in 2050? or 2100? Good Question.