A man kills eight people in NY with a truck in what authorities see as a terrorist attack. Related posts: At least 37 dead in bombings in Baghdad’s Christian areas Stockholm truck attack: 4 dead, 15 injured, 1 person arrested – Swedish police Boko Haram kills eight in northeast Nigeria Documents … Read More

Members of the Australian Light Horse association put on a reenactment in Beer Sheba of the historical fight of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Mounted Division) where the forces captured the area in southern Israel from the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Related posts: ‘No Safe Haven’: Obama Declares Airstrikes on Islamic … Read More

People in Spain react to Carles Puigdemont’s speech in Brussels. According to a regional government opinion poll, more Catalans favour independence than not, in a sharp reversal of the last survey that gave pro-unity supporters a clear lead. Related posts: Documents Catalan Parliament Approves November Independence Vote Catalans protest in Barcelona as independence vote dealt … Read More

US internet giants go before Congress with new data showing the success of Russian fake news operations, the day after bombshell indictments in a US probe of Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 presidential elections. IMAGES Related posts: Twitter Deal: RT reveals ads offer made by Twitter before 2016 US election Documents Congress to get divisive … Read More

Multiple people were hurt in downtown Manhattan on Tuesday, US media reported after police confirmed that they were responding to reports of a shooting. IMAGES Related posts: Putin: All want dialogue & relations restored in interests of Turkish & Russian people Documents US Navy fires warning shots near Iranian vessel Shots fired in Australia’s war … Read More

Syrian regime shelling killed four schoolchildren and a man on Tuesday in the rebel-held besieged town of Jisreen east of the capital Damascus, a Britain-based monitor and a medical source says. Related posts: Building Tensions: Israel Authorizes Construction of 3,000 New Settlements White House Requests $500 Million to Aid Syrian Rebels Documents Besieged Syria town … Read More

Uber and Taxi drivers rally on opposite sides of Brasilia’s Congress building ahead of a key vote that might set new rules for online-based taxi companies. Related posts: ‘Get Uber out of Colombia’: 10k taxis block traffic in Bogota in protest against app Taxi drivers block Bogota streets in protest against Uber & Cabify ‘No … Read More

Francisco Gonzalez, 79, his wife and three dogs arrived in New York nearly a month ago to live with their student son. Although they are US citizens, they consider themselves refugees from Hurricane Maria. Related posts: Documents Puerto Ricans prepare for Hurricane Irma Puerto Ricans relieved after brush with hurricane Irma Victims of Sierra Leone … Read More

Tensions rose Tuesday after an Israeli operation to blow up a tunnel from the Gaza Strip killed seven Palestinian militants in one of the deadliest incidents since a devastating 2014 war. The seven men, from the armed wings of Gaza’s rulers Hamas and allied group Islamic Jihad, were killed Monday when Israel blew up the … Read More