BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Brussels airport is partially reopening its departure hall on Sunday, about six weeks after Islamic State suicide bombers killed 16 people there in blasts that gutted parts of the building.
Baghdad is under a state of emergency after protesters stormed the parliament building in the heavily fortified Green Zone
Hundreds of protesters burst through Baghdad’s Green Zone and parliament building on Saturday demanding government reform and escalating a political crisis that has been brewing in the country for months. The protests appear to haveShow More Summary
I love to watch people who work with their hands build or craft something that they’re passionate about. It’s very relaxing and puts me in an almost meditative state. That’s a big reason why I enjoy the YouTube channel MichaelCthulhu, which follows Michael Craughwell, a guy who makes big weapons, often based on video games. […]
If Democrats want to build a generous welfare state like Denmark’s — and they should! — they’ll have to find a way to convince most Americans to pay higher taxes. Because the political willpower for higher middle-class taxes currently does not exist, Democrats instead rely on tax hikes exclusively on ... More »
PUNTA NIZUC, MEXICO – A wall. Donald Trump, the bilious billionaire who is edging ever-closer to the Oval Office, wants to build a great big wall between this country and the United States. He says he is going to get Mexicans to pay for it. The reason? Mexicans are “rapists,” he says. “Murderers,” too. Now, […]
There is no question that the Empire State Building is New York’s handsomest skyscraper. The first five stories, with their gray facade, silver-framed windows and long rainlike lines in the stone, rise graceful and sheer from the street:...Show More Summary
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Thursday to show support for the government as it builds on wins against Islamic State amid the distractions of a political crisis. It is the first visit for Biden, the White House’s...
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Thursday to show support for the government as it builds on wins against Islamic State amid the distractions of a political crisis.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden made an unannounced visit to Iraq on Thursday, in a sign of support for the Iraqi government as it builds on wins in its fight against Islamic State militants amid the distractions of a political crisis. It...Show More Summary
In recent months, leading Members of Congress, state attorneys general, and non-profit groups have called on the Department of Education to stop colleges that receive federal student aid from forcing students to resolve disputes with their schools in secret arbitration proceedings. Show More Summary
The Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) member states have adopted a joint declaration calling for ensuring safety and peace in the region following their meeting in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Thursday.
Remember our introduction to The Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA) in the Fantastic Beasts trailer? Well, Pottermore have granted us an exclusive look inside the remarkable building in an interview with production designer Stuart Craig. Show More Summary
As scores of tourists watched in stunned disbelief, TV stunt show star Jeb Corliss ripped off an old fat man disguise - and scaled the 10-foot security fence around the 86th-floor observation deck.
Darkest Dungeon, a kinda-roguelike where you have to keep track of your party’s mental states to survive, has been delayed on PS4 and Vita. While it’s been out on PC and Mac since January, the PS4 and Vita builds were originally due to be released in the late spring/early summer. Show More Summary
New York businessman Donald Trump notched a decisive victory in the neighboring state of Connecticut on Tuesday as he looked to build on his overall delegate lead in the Republican presidential primary.
The perpetrators of the 2014 attack on the Trade Union Building in Odessa that killed 48 people must be brought to justice, US State Department deputy spokesperson Mark Toner said in a press briefing on Tuesday.
State bill might make it easier to build in-laws Is there middle ground between those who insist that San Francisco needs to build like crazy and those who think the city is dense enough as it is? The answer could be in your own backyard. That...Show More Summary
North Carolina’s adoption of the so-called “bathroom bill” (House Bill 2, also known as the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act) on March 23 has been rightly denounced for building bias and discrimination into state law and barring cities from extending protections for transgender individuals. Show More Summary
The city of Odessa and the governments of Ukraine and the United States must protect the civil rights of demonstrators and monitors attending a May 2 memorial for the victims of the 2014 Trade Union Building fire, United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) Co-Coordinator Joe Lombardo told Sputnik.