Report: War in Ukraine triggers arms sales

STOCKHOLM (HPD) — Global firearms sales rose nearly 2% in 2021, the seventh straight year with an increase, an international watchdog said Monday. The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) …

US Supreme Court debates gay rights case

WASHINGTON (HPD) — The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case Monday of a Christian graphic designer who refuses to design websites for gay marriages, in the latest clash between …

Price cap seeks to reduce Russian oil revenue

FRANKFURT, Germany (HPD) — Oil prices rose Monday as the first measures to limit Russia’s oil profits after the invasion of Ukraine were implemented, raising uncertainty about how much crude …