Category: World

Effort To Help Monarch Butterflies Gets Boost In Marketplace

An initiative to market milkweed for the benefit of monarch butterflies — and the farmers in Quebec and Vermont who grow it — is getting a boost from a Canadian...

Vatican Pope Expected To Meet With Abuse Victims In Ireland

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Lebanese Chafe As Economic Blues Begin To Bite

BEIRUT – For Mazen Rahhal, a shopowner in a bustling district of Beirut, Lebanon’s economy has seldom felt more precarious. In one store, he sells clothes at...

Uk Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Ex-police Chief Over Hillsborough

LONDON – A former British police chief constable accused of lying over his role in the 1989 Hillsborough soccer stadium crush that killed 96 fans will no longer...

Un Says It Is Still Denied Effective Access To Myanmars Rakhine

YANGON – The United Nations is awaiting “effective access” to the Myanmar region where 700,000 Rohingya Muslims were driven out in an army crackdown, months...

Russia Signs Military Deal With The Central African Republic Agencies

MOSCOW – Russia and the Central African Republic (CAR) signed a military deal on Tuesday paving the way for Moscow to step up training of CAR’s armed forces,...

Us Deports Accused Former Nazi Guard To Germany

WASHINGTON/BERLIN – A 95-year old New York City man believed to be a former guard at a labor camp in Nazi-occupied Poland arrived in Germany after being arrested...

Tsipras Declares Day Of Liberation After Greece Exits Bailout

ATHENS – Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras hailed the end of a “modern-day Odyssey” on Tuesday after Greece emerged from nine years of bailouts, saying it...

Indonesian Buddhist Woman Imprisoned For Complaining Mosque Too Loud

JAKARTA – An Indonesian court sentenced a Buddhist woman to 18 months in prison for blasphemy on Tuesday, after she was accused of insulting Islam for complaining...

In Shadow Of Benalla Affair Frances Macron Readies Next Reform Wave

PARIS – After lying low on the Riviera through the summer break following a scandal over his bodyguard that has rocked his presidency, Emmanuel Macron embarks this...