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U.S. sanctions are impeding relief efforts for Iran-Iraq earthquake victims

As Iran struggles to provide much-needed relief to victims of the devastating 7.3 magnitude earthquake that struck on Sunday night, U.S. sanctions have complicated efforts by people in the United States wishing to donate to those in need. More than 500 people were killed and close to 7,400 were injured in the earthquake, which struck […]

VP Pence in Texas for prayer service as church shooting victims identified

Sutherland Springs (United States) (AFP) - Vice President Mike Pence met with survivors and victims' families in Texas Wednesday, as officials identified those killed in a mass shooting at a rural church, including eight children.

Killed by hate: Victims of America's far-right violence

Al Jazeera breaks down the deadly attacks attributed to the rise in far-right violence in the United States.

Trump Wants ‘Tougher Extreme Vetting Procedure’ As Argentina Mourns For 5 NYC Terror Attack Victims

A long-awaited reunion turned deadly for a group of eight friends from Argentina after five of them were killed in the recent terror attack in New York City. In response to the tragic incident, United States president Donald Trump said...Show More Summary

NBC Pulls Tonight’s ‘SVU,’ ‘Chicago PD’ Originals Versus World Series

Press release from NBC, Nov. 1, 2017: NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE (as of : 11/1/2017 ) Wednesday November 1, 2017 – Wednesday November 15, 2017 “LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT” “GONE FISHIN'” REPEAT 11/01/2017 (09:00PM – 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : SEASON...

British Parliament Unites In ‘Sympathy and Solidarity’ With Victims Of New York Terror Attack [Breaking]

British Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn have united to condemn the cowardly New York terror attack. As reported by the Telegraph, Prime minister May has spoken out to condemn yesterday’s attack, which caused the death of at least eight people. Show More Summary

Rank Hypocrisy

As if the Scottish Labour Party leadership contest were not already ridiculous enough, The Herald reports that Unite is about to step into the fray by claiming the union is the victim of a witch-hunt. A quick reading of the article by...Show More Summary

National study aims to prove value of mobile stroke units

(MediaSource) When treating stroke victims, every second counts. But in large cities, dense traffic can make it difficult to get a patient to the emergency room in a timely manner, and in rural areas, specialized care can be miles away. Show More Summary

More Korean Crossovers? Ssangyong Isn’t Giving Up on the United States

Hyundai and Kia did it, so why not Ssangyong? The India-owned Korean automaker has been itching to expand its horizons for years, but tentative plans to invade the Chinese car market have fallen victim to bad timing and geopolitics. Now, the company’s board is weighing a U.S. Show More Summary

Tracking a parasite that's ravaging fish

In Switzerland – not to mention the rest of Europe and the United States – freshwater fish are falling victim to a deadly disease that is rampant in the summer and dormant in the winter. It is caused by a parasite that thrives in rivers and attacks salmonid fish in particular. Show More Summary

United Airlines' Latest Victim: Ai Weiwei

3 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

On Tuesday, the artist was supposed to fly to São Paulo for a special screening of his documentary Human Flow. But the United ground crew at Newark airport refused to let him board the plane, insisting - because they misread the paperwork - that his (entirely valid) Brazilian visa had expired.

Total number of US victims in Cuba attacks rises to 24

The United States says two more government workers are confirmed victims in the unexplained Cuba attacks. The State Department is increasing the official tally from 22 to 24. But State … Click to Continue »

Ruling-party lawmaker seeks life sentences for convicted pedophiles

4 weeks agoLocal Interest / Russia : RT

A working group of lawmakers headed by United Russia MP Irina Yarovaya has proposed the introduction of life sentences for sex crimes involving victims under the age of 12. Read Full Article at

Las Vegas shooting victims and families could see rare restitution thanks to gunman's massive estate

Victims of mass shootings in the United States often win little or no damages from perpetrators but the Las Vegas massacre may be different because the shooter is thought to have been a wealthy man, lawyers said. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

Las Vegas gunman’s estate could offer rare redress for victims

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Victims of mass shootings in the United States often win little or no damages from perpetrators but the Las Vegas massacre may be different because the shooter is thought to have been a wealthy man, lawyers said. While there are often few assets to collect from the young men who typically carry out...

Vile Kathy Griffin Still Whining: ‘I don’t have one single day of paid work ahead of me in the United States for the rest of my life’

This idiot is still playing the victim card even after rescinding her so-called “apology” after her career-ending video of her holding a decapitated head of the president. It’s not as if she had much of a career before then, but … Continued

White House offers vague condolences to victims of California wildfires, but little else

A slew of natural disasters have hit the United States in the past few months. A number of islands and mainland Gulf Coast states have been impacted by severe hurricanes, while the West Coast has grappled with devastating wildfires. But the White House isn’t affording each crisis the same attention. As California faces the most […]

Grimm Meets Law and Order: Special Victims Unit

Every era has its own fairy tales—fables that teach children what a princess looks like, and what monsters they should fear. According to the short stories in Her Body and Other Parties, Carmen Maria Machado’s exhilarating debut collection,...Show More Summary

Harvey Weinstein Sexual Assault Case: US & UK Police Probe Decades Of Harassment Allegations

Law enforcement authorities in the United States and the United Kingdom are now looking into the complaints of sexual harassment against shamed film producer Harvey Weinstein as more victims come forward weeks after the bombshell expose. In...Show More Summary

Another Victim of Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico’s Treasured Rainforest

last monthNews : NYTimes: News

Maria’s winds ripped through the only tropical rain forest in the United States forest system, decimating much of its flora and fauna.

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