Tag Archives: FRANCISCO

Mum Who Spent £1,500 On 300 Christmas Presents Says She Is Not A Bragging Parent

A mother who spent £1,500 on Christmas presents for her family has defended herself against criticism that she is spoiling her children. Emma Tapping, 35, posted a picture on Instagram…

North Korea slams U.S. over U.N. meeting on human rights 'racket'

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – North Korea on Saturday blasted the United States for organising a meeting of the U.N. Security Council on alleged human rights abuses in…

Banksy takes on migrant crisis with Steve Jobs image

LONDON (AP) — Street artist Banksy has taken on the migrant crisis in a new mural at a migrant camp in France. The elusive graffiti artist has depicted the late…

Netanyahu dog quarantined after biting MP, minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's dog was behind bars Saturday after biting a lawmaker & a cabinet minister's husband during an event to mark the Hanukkah Jewish holiday. "Last night…

After California massacre, Obama to pledge powerful attack on Islamic State

By Bill Trott & Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama will tell Americans on Sunday what the government is doing to keep them safe following the mass killing…

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Two men temporarily kept off US flight after speaking Arabic

Two men were kept from boarding a flight from Chicago to Philadelphia this week because they were speaking Arabic, one of several incidents reflecting public paranoia since the Paris attacks….

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UN official: Over 120 leaders to attend Paris climate summit

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The attacks in Paris are affecting crucial climate alter talks in the French capital starting after this month, yet more than 120 world leaders strongly support…

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Belgium raises alert status for Brussels to highest level

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgium raised the alert status for its capital Brussels on Saturday to the highest level, warning the public to avoid crowds because of a "serious & imminent"…

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Terrorism, sea dispute top agenda as Asia leaders reconvene

Terrorism & territorial tensions are expected to dominate discussions when Asia-Pacific leaders reconvene for a fresh round of summitry in Malaysia on Saturday. US President Barack Obama & his counterparts…

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Focus on passport in Paris highlights lack of migrant checks

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The focus on a Syrian passport found near the body of a suicide bomber in the Paris attacks highlights an uncomfortable reality: European authorities are completing…