Pro-Palestinian protests turn violent in Paris

Pro-Palestinian protests turn violent in Paris

Pro-Palestinian protests turned violent in Paris Sunday after masked youths targeted a synagogue, a kosher grocery and attacked police. The French government began a crackdown after the country’s large Arab communities saw a wave of unrest following Israeli military action in Gaza. After attacking a synagogue and a Jewish grocery, rioters started More...

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ISIS militants ransack Catholic monastery in Iraq

ISIS militants ransack Catholic monastery in Iraq

Islamic militants have seized a monastery in northern Iraq, kicking out its Christian monks as well as Christian residents of Mosul. Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/ISIS) insurgents stormed the ancient More...

Chinese officials to get re-education in Marxism

Chinese officials to get re-education in Marxism

China’s Communist Party recommended remedial ideological education for its officials in the country’s anti-corruption campaign. A statement from the Organization Department of the Communist Party of More...

Costa Concordia

Costa Concordia’s last voyage delayed

The departure of the cruise ship Costa Concordia, from where it ran aground off Italy’s Tuscany region to a Genoa scrapyard, was delayed until Wednesday. The ship capsized in January 2012 after striking rocks More...

Pakistan's acid attack victim

Four women injured in acid attack in Pakistan

Four women were critically injured in an acid attack in southwest Pakistan on Monday. The women were shopping at a popular retail center in Quetta when two men approached on motorcycle and threw the acid at the More...

Harry Devert

Mexico confirms remains found are those of Harry Devert

Mexican authorities have confirmed the remains found on July 11 are those of missing American Harry Devert, who disappeared six months ago in a dangerous region of the state of Michoacan. DNA tests conducted Thursday More...

Vladimir Putin

Putin calls for independent MH17 investigation

Russian President Vladimir Putin called for all parties to allow the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and to not exploit the tragedy. In his remarks Monday, Putin once again implied More...

Stripe

Payments startup Stripe launches in Australia

Stripe launched in Australia and began testing in three Scandinavian countries on Monday, as the three-year-old payments startup backed by a trio of PayPal co-founders slowly enlarges its global footprint. Its latest More...

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