The projected victory of the prime minister's ruling coalition would represent a comeback for the leader, who has a goal of revising the country's postwar pacifist constitution.
A rally planned to honor a Daphne Caruana Galizia, killed by a car bomb, was uniting many of the nation's politicians with some notable exceptions.
The apparent increase could be just an optical illusion, and there's no evidence that people of the Islamic faith are responsible for any uptick in violence.
The ACLU argues that public benefits like hurricane disaster relief cannot be conditional on abstaining from protected political expression.
Meanwhile, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, the foremost Iraqi clerical leader, asks his government to protect Kurdish civilians.
Catalans pour into Barcelona streets after the Spanish prime minister announces he will move to take control of their region.
Amid huge cost estimates and falling apprehension about illegal crossings, it is uncertain that Congress will fund a wall along the entire U.S.-Mexico border.
British Prime Minister Theresa May urges her European Union counterparts to bring new momentum to the discussions, even as an interim goal to widen them is missed.
Mexico, Canada and the U.S. should abandon the corporate model of trade that puts profits before protection of people and the planet.