Lawmakers in Hong Kong pass strict new security law

(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong's legislature has unanimously passed a strict security law, 11 days after it was tabled in an unusually fast turnaround.Authorities in Hong Kong have argued that the law is necessary to uphold stability and "plug any holes" left by the... Read More.

Judge puts temporary halt to strict Texas immigration law

(AUSTIN, Texas) -- A federal judge granted a preliminary injunction Thursday to temporarily prevent one of the strictest immigration bills in the country from going into effect in Texas on March 5.The law, known as SB 4, would authorize local and state law enforcement... Read More.