(NEW YORK) -- A former adviser to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, along with a former aide to one-time presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson, have admitted to unlawfully lobbying on behalf of Qatar, the Justice Department announced Wednesday.Barry Bennett and Douglas Watts admitted to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. and Qatar have reached an agreement to prevent Iran from accessing $6 billion recently unfrozen as part of a prisoner swap, the deputy treasury secretary told lawmakers on Thursday, sources confirmed to ABC News.Deputy Secretary Wally Adeyemo told House Democrats... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. soccer journalist Grant Wahl's body has been returned to the U.S., following his unexpected death last week while covering the World Cup in Qatar, according to his brother.His brother, Eric Wahl, tweeted Monday that he was in New York with... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the World Cup matches are underway, human rights activists and others have been protesting the games and Qatar officials over what they say are human rights issues for the hundreds of workers who have been on the ground for the... Read More.
(LONDON) -- The sale of beer and other alcoholic beverages at the 2022 World Cup stadiums in Qatar was banned on Friday, just two days before the international soccer tournament kicks off.Non-alcoholic beer will still be sold to fans at the eight stadiums during... Read More.