Manchester attack: UK reduces terror threat
CNNManchester attack: UK reduces terror threat level to 'severe'CNNLondon (CNN) Britain's terror threat level has been reduced to "severe" from "critical," UK Prime Minister Theresa May said Saturday after meeting with security chiefs. "The public should be clear about what this means. A threat level of 'severe' means ...Manchester attack: Terror threat reduced from critical to severeBBC NewsUK security threat level lowered as police close on bomber's suspected networkReutersThe Latest: UK eases terror threat levelWashington PostThe Hill (blog) -Washington Examiner -Bloomberg -The Independentall 100 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 4:29 am
US will be the lone G7 holdout on supporting
PoliticoUS will be the lone G7 holdout on supporting Paris climate dealPoliticoTAORMINA, Sicily — The U.S. will be the lone holdout on endorsing the Paris accord on climate change when leaders of the G7 will issue their 2017 declaration Saturday, officials said. President Donald Trump had said he would give European leaders a ...The Latest: Merkel reminds Trump about German investmentWashington PostG7 leaders turn gaze to Africa, climate harmony elusiveReutersTrump Takes Own Path as G-7 Fails to Reach Unity on ClimateBloombergBoston Herald -WHIO -CNBC -Daily Mailall 415 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 4:27 am
Trump: NATO money 'beginning to pour in'
PoliticoTrump: NATO money 'beginning to pour in' from alliance partnersPoliticoPresident Donald Trump early Saturday tweeted that NATO countries have “agreed to step up payments” and “money is beginning to pour in” following his contentious meeting with leaders of the western alliance during his ongoing foreign trip. “Many NATO ...Trump leaves European leaders scratching their headsWashington PostTrump claims defense money is pouring into NATO after speechThe Hill (blog)Donald Trump and NATO: Why His Silence on Article 5 Is a Big DealNBCNews.comCNN -Washington Examiner -Salon -New York Timesall 2,691 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 4:26 am
AP Explains: Who are Egypt's Coptic
Washington PostAP Explains: Who are Egypt's Coptic Christians?Washington PostCAIRO — Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church is enduring a dark chapter in its history with the community increasingly victimized by attacks from Islamic militants, including Friday's attack by gunmen on a bus transporting Copts to a monastery south of ...Coptic Christian attack: ISIS claims its 'soldiers' opened fire on bus killing 29 in EgyptFox NewsISIS Claims Responsibility for Bus Attack on Christians That Killed 29 in EgyptTIMEEgypt Says Air Strikes Destroy Militant Camps After Attack on ChristiansU.S. News & World ReportTribune-Review -CBC.ca -San Francisco Chronicle -The Australianall 752 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 4:15 am
Trump aides facing perilous stage of Russia
PoliticoTrump aides facing perilous stage of Russia probePoliticoRobert Mueller's special investigation may just be starting, but for President Donald Trump and his aides, it's already entered one of the most legally treacherous phases. Now that Trump's current and former aides and allies officially know a probe ...Trump says he'll decide on Paris climate deal next weekWashington PostKushner Is Said to Have Discussed a Secret Channel to Talk to RussiaNew York TimesThe White House has a credibility crisis — and it's started to engulf one of its most independent voicesBusiness InsiderHuffPost -BBC News -CNN -NPRall 1,832 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 3:59 am
2 Toddlers Die After Becoming Trapped In Hot
Police are investigating.
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 7:34 am
A day of grief in a city of pain
A native of south side Chicago, Spencer Leak Sr. has watched as his hometown and the neighborhoods where he grew up have been ripped apart by homicides in recent years, the results of an explosion of gun violence police have struggled to contain. Last year, according to the Chicago Tribune, 781 people were killed—a massive jump over 2015 when there were 492 recorded homicides. Leak has more insight into Chicago’s violence than most.
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 7:06 am
Palestinians end mass hunger strike in
Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails on hunger strike since April 17 have ended their mass protest after Israel agreed a deal following weeks of refusing to negotiate, sources on both sides said on Saturday. Some 30 of the more than 800 hunger strikers had been hospitalised in recent days, raising fears of an escalation of clashes with Israeli security forces in the occupied West Bank. Palestinians hailed the deal as a victory for the hunger strikers after Israeli authorities repeatedly vowed not to negotiate with convicted "terrorists".
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 4:36 am
Portland attack: Man slits throats of
Witnesses who saw a triple stabbing on a train in Oregon say it may have been racially motivated, after a man who launched into a racist rant against two Muslim women then attacked passengers when they tried to intervene. The attacker slashed the throats of three people as the Metro Area Express (MAX) train was pulling into a station in the north east corner of Portland – leaving two dead and one injured. Before the stabbing, the assailant on the train was ranting on many topics, using "hate speech or biased language," and then turned his focus on the women, Police Sergeant Pete Simpson said.
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 2:36 am
Fidgeting With The Fidget Spinner
No one’s ever studied the impact of fidget spinners specifically on mental health or cognitive functioning. And the related research isn’t all that promising either.
Posted on 26 May 2017 | 11:28 pm