A single final hit

August 26, 2016 0

Philippines drugs war: The lady who kills dealers for a living

  • 26 August 2016
  • From the section Asia
Image copyright Carlo Gabuco

The Philippines is in the midst of a brutal war on drugs sanctioned by the controversial President Rodrigo

Official: Striking miners kill deputy minister in Bolivia

August 26, 2016 0
The Associated Press

In this Nov. 26, 2014 photo, released by the government-run Bolivian Information Agency, Bolivia’s Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Rodolfo Illanes speaks in the course of a press conference at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia. Government officials mentioned

Crews battling 35 large, uncontained wildfires in the West

August 24, 2016 0

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Thirty-five huge, uncontained wildfires are burning in the West, and firefighters are making initial attacks on an additional 112 new fires attempting to prevent them from obtaining massive.

Firefighters in the area mainly faced continued windy,

Turkey begins anti-IS campaign in Syria

August 24, 2016 0

Turkey begins anti-IS campaign in Syria

  • 24 August 2016
  • From the section Europe
A Turkish army tank and an armored vehicle are stationed near the border with SyriaImage copyright AP
Image caption Turkey has vowed to “completely cleanse” IS militants from its border area

The Turkish military has launched an operation to clear the

Far more disaster recovery centers opening in Louisiana

August 23, 2016 0

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency is opening extra disaster recovery centers in the Baton Rouge location.

New centers will open Tuesday in Gonzales, Baton Rouge and Zachary to help Louisiana flood survivors. The centers will

Hiroshima

August 22, 2016 0

How John Hersey’s Hiroshima revealed the horror of the bomb

  • 22 August 2016
  • From the section Magazine
Opening page of the story

At the end of this month 70 years will have passed considering that the publication of a magazine story hailed as one particular

Turkey wedding suicide bomber &#039was youngster aged 12-14&#039

August 21, 2016 0

Turkey wedding suicide bomber ‘was youngster aged 12-14’

  • 21 August 2016
  • From the section Europe
Women wait outside a morgue in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, 21 AugustImage copyright Reuters
Image caption Girls could be observed mourning outside a morgue in Gaziantep on Sunday

A suicide bombing which killed 51 folks in

Segregation, the Neighbor That Will not Leave

August 20, 2016 0

MILWAUKEE — Their daughter was sick and they required family members around to support care for her, so JoAnne and Maanaan Sabir took an unexpected detour.

They had spent years blowing past mileposts: earning sophisticated degrees and six-figure incomes, acquiring …

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