US divided over college admissions policy

Top court hears challenges brought against two universities Students rally outside the US Supreme Court in Washington on Oct 31 before hearings in two cases that could decide the future of affirmative action in college admissions. (J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE / AP) National debate in the United States on the role...

Britons sweat on prospect of summer rail misery

People holds placards as they attend a RMT union train strike rally outside King's Cross railway station, in London, June 25, 2022. (MATT DUNHAM / AP) Britain's summer of strikes could be on the verge of becoming even bigger and harder-hitting after train drivers warned that the results of a...