New York Times 4 Israelis Hurt by Bomb Set in Flag at Gaza Fence, Igniting Night of FightingNew York TimesJERUSALEM — Four Israeli soldiers were wounded Saturday, two of them severely, by an explosive device that the Israeli military said had been attached to a Palestinian flag and placed... Read more
The Guardian ‘Unspeakable numbers’: 10000 civilians killed or injured in Afghanistan in 2017The GuardianSecurity forces stand next to a crater created by massive bomb in Kabul in May 2017, which killed 92 people and injured 491. Photograph: Rahmat Gul/.. More than 10,000 civilians were killed or injured in the... Read more
Fox News Minnie Driver cuts ties with Oxfam after sex in crisis zone scandalFox NewsMinnie Driver speaks at a panel for the television series “Speechless” during the TCA Disney ABC Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, California U.S., August 4, 2016. (.). Actress Minnie Driver has resigned from her... Read more
Newsweek Trump Suggests Kushner’s Middle East Peace Negotiations Are Doomed, Warns Israeli Settlements Are an Obstacle to …NewsweekPresident Donald Trump cast doubt on the possibility that the U.S. can help broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians, saying that it is likely peace negotiations won’t be held. In an... Read more
BBC News The 11 cities most likely to run out of drinking water – like Cape TownBBC NewsCape Town faces the unenviable situation of being the first major city in the modern era to run out of drinking water. However, the plight of the drought-hit South African city is... Read more
Washington Post Trudeau picks up promises amid US immigration uncertaintiesWashington PostSAN FRANCISCO — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picked up promises of investments and jobs during his first visit to San Francisco where he promoted Canada as a destination for California technology firms frustrated by uncertain U.S …Canada’s Trudeau... Read more
Forbes In A Weak Position, UK’s May Seeks Post-Brexit Trade Deal With ChinaForbesSara Hsu , Contributor I write about the Chinese economy and financial sector. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. BEIJING, CHINA – FEBRUARY 01: British Prime Minister Theresa May and Chinese President Xi Jinping take... Read more
New York Times No Suspects in Fatal Killing of Eccentric American, a Kenyan Wildlife ExpertNew York TimesHe was a fixture in Kenya’s wildlife scene, an eccentric American with a shock of white hair, known for meticulous work on the black-market prices of ivory and rhinoceros horn. Now he is... Read more
New York Times Archaeologists in Egypt Discover 4400-Year-Old TombNew York TimesArchaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 4,400-year-old tomb near Cairo that contains rare wall paintings and is believed to belong to a high-ranking Egyptian priestess, government officials said on Saturday. The tomb is thought to be that of a... Read more
Bloomberg Brexit Bulletin: The Heart of the BattleBloombergSign up to receive the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter. As the fight to define Brexit comes to focus on whether the U.K. should have a customs union with the European Union after it leaves, veteran Brexit-backer... Read more