logo



general news
prev1 2 3 4 5 6 ....227 next

buzz  1  + buzz


Syrian army says cuts off all supply routes into east Aleppo: SANA

a shared story    44 minutes ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army said it cut off all supply routes into the eastern, rebel-held part of the northern city of Aleppo, state news agency SANA reported on Wednesday. Statements from the Syrian army said all armed people in eastern Aleppo could put down...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Erdogan Should Look Across the Aegean

a shared story    44 minutes ago
The Turkish leader would see the benefits of liberal democracy in Greece, another country with a long history of military coups. 



buzz  1  + buzz


South Africa's ANC likely to lose local vote in major cities: polls

a shared story    44 minutes ago
By Mfuneko Toyana SOWETO, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) looks likely to lose major urban areas it has held since coming to power in 1994 at the end of apartheid, opinion polls ahead of next week's local elections showed. The...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


Floods ravage northeast Indian state, kill 58 in Nepal

a shared story    44 minutes ago
By Biswajyoti Das and Gopal Sharma GUWAHATI, India/KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Severe floods in India have affected more than 1.6 million people, buried hundreds of villages and almost submerged a national park, forcing wildlife to seek refuge on roads, authorities said on Wednesday. With the weather office...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


Renegade delegates invade the media tent with unconventional complaints

a shared story    44 minutes ago
PHILADELPHIA — On the historic night when a woman was officially nominated for the presidency at the Democratic National Convention, this crazy campaign brought another, far less important, but still singular, development: Protesters invaded the media headquarters next door to the convention hall.... 



buzz  1  + buzz


Why do Japanese mothers spend so much time on their kids' lunch boxes?

a shared story    44 minutes ago
If you thought packing lunches was a chore, be thankful you don't live in Japan, where carving vegetables and cutting nori into cute characters and scenes has become a national obsession. 



buzz  1  + buzz


Malawi police arrest HIV positive man paid by parents to have sex with scores of young girls

a shared story    1 hour 44 minutes ago
Eric Aniva is a "hyena," someone is paid to have sex with widows and young women -- often children -- as part of ritualistic "sexual cleansings" in Malawi. 



buzz  1  + buzz


Bahrain Shi'ite cleric goes on trial for money laundering

a shared story    1 hour 44 minutes ago
The spiritual leader of Bahrain's Shi'ite Muslim majority went on trial on Wednesday on charges of collecting donations illegally and money laundering in a case that has increased tensions in the Western-allied Gulf Arab state. Ayatollah Isa Qassim, who also faces expulsion from the country after...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


Britain says 'in position of economic strength' for Brexit talks

a shared story    1 hour 44 minutes ago
Britain will enter EU exit talks in a strong position, finance minister Philip Hammond declared Wednesday, after data revealed economic growth unexpectedly accelerated in the run-up to the Brexit referendum. Gross domestic product (GDP) grew 0.6 percent in the second quarter, the Office for National Statistics...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


MSF fears famine in northeast Nigeria; calls for U.N. food pipeline

a shared story    1 hour 44 minutes ago
By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - Severely malnourished children are dying in large numbers in northeast Nigeria, the former stronghold of Boko Haram militants where food supplies are close to running out, Medecins Sans Frontieres said on Wednesday. The medical charity, also known as Doctors Without...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


Massive bomb attack kills 44 in Syrian Kurdish city

a shared story    1 hour 44 minutes ago
At least 44 people were killed and dozens injured on Wednesday in the deadliest bomb blast to hit the Kurdish-majority Syrian city of Qamishli since the country's war began. Syrian state media gave a toll of 44 dead and 140 injured in the bomb attack, which...(more) 



buzz  1  + buzz


Basecamp tiny home has huge roof deck built for mountain climbers

a shared story    1 hour 44 minutes ago
This tiny house is decked out with a deck -- on the roof. Built with lots of storage and enough space for two people and two dogs, it's an outdoor adventurer's dream. 



prev1 2 3 4 5 6 ....227 next

last hour day week month all




ambient news

general | tech | lifestyle