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Three dead, multiple people hurt after Utrecht shooting

Multiple people have been injured in a shooting in the Dutch town of Utrecht, police say.

Cyclone may have killed 'more than 1,000' in Mozambique

Hundreds of people are feared dead as Cyclone Idai rips through countries in southern Africa including Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Mozambique.

Trump outraged. Except over New Zealand

President Donald Trump spent the weekend venting venom at a bewildering list of targets -- even as much of the rest of the world was still trying to come to terms with a true outrage -- the carnage wrought against Muslims in New Zealand.

New Zealand's Prime Minister will return to Christchurch as families of terror victims prepare for burials

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will return to the city of Christchurch on Wednesday for the second time since last week's deadly terror attacks at two mosques.

Newlyweds came to Christchurch with a dream that died

Abdul Nazer and his wife, Ansi Alibava, had their life planned out.

The striking similarities between the New Zealand and Pulse nightclub shooters

The decision to kill innocent civilians who are strangers -- whether you are a jihadist terrorist or a white nationalist militant -- can never be easily explained, but there does seem to be a common profile for "lone actor" Western terrorists today, irrespective of their ideology.

Donald Trump's craziest day ever on Twitter

On Sunday, President Donald Trump sent out 29(!) tweets and retweets. Which, in and of itself, is a remarkable thing to say about the chief executive of the United States. (A prolific tweeter and retweeter myself, I sent out 15 tweets on Sunday. And, relatedly, I am not the president of the United States.)

Yellow Vest protesters to be banned from Champs Elysées

France will ban "yellow vest" rallies in some areas of the country after violence that erupted during Saturday's demonstration in Paris.

UK Speaker blocks more votes on unchanged Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May's will not be able to bring her beleaguered Brexit withdrawal bill back to parliament for a third vote in its current form, the Speaker of Britain's House of Commons, John Bercow, said on Monday.

Kellyanne Conway's husband is trying to tell the public Trump is mentally ill. She doesn't agree

Her husband believes President Donald Trump's mental condition is deteriorating. Kellyanne Conway, Trump's top White House counselor, disagrees.

Three die at St. Patrick's Day event at Northern Ireland hotel

Two people have died and a number have been injured at a St. Patrick's Day event at a hotel in Northern Ireland, according to police.

30,000 job cuts and muddled strategy could doom Germany's big bank merger

Labor unions fear that a merger between Deutsche Bank and its smaller German rival Commerzbank could lead to the loss of 30,000 jobs. That's just one reason it may never happen.

Beto O'Rourke raised massive $6.1 million his first day in the 2020 race, campaign says

Beto O'Rourke raised $6.1 million in the first 24 hours of his presidential campaign, his campaign said Monday, in what amounts to the largest announced first-day haul of any 2020 Democratic contender to date.

Spaceflight is activating herpes in astronauts

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have viruses like herpes, chickenpox and shingles reactivate, according to new NASA research. The reason may be the same for viral reactivation on Earth: stress.

Schools closed as firefighters continue battling blaze at Texas chemical storage facility

A fire burning overnight at a chemical storage facility in suburban Houston shut down schools and a state highway as the blaze spread to eight tanks containing gas, oil and chemicals, officials said Monday.

Dead whale found with 40 kilograms of plastic bags in its stomach

A young whale whose carcass washed up in the Philippines died of "dehydration and starvation" after consuming 40 kilograms (88 pounds) of plastic bags, scientists have found.

A meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere with 10 times the energy of the Hiroshima atomic bomb

While you were living your life on December 18th, 2018, a giant space rock exploded 16 miles above the Earth's surface, giving off 10 times the energy of the atomic bomb detonated over Hiroshima. No big deal.

JK Rowling faces backlash over gay relationship reveal

Some people aren't happy with JK Rowling's assertions about the love match between Dumbledore and Grindelwald.

Actress' old comments resurface during scandal

CNN's Randi Kaye reports on Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman's past remarks on parenting and their daughters before the college admissions scam fallout.

Ronaldo faces ban over 'cojones' celebration

Cristiano Ronaldo is facing disciplinary action after his "cojones" celebration in Juventus' 3-0 win against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.

Lambs born from world's oldest stored semen

Scientists in Australia have set a new record by using the world's oldest known viable semen to impregnate dozens of merino sheep.

Could 'adopted Welshman' Warren Gatland coach the All Blacks?

Any doubts as to whether Warren Gatland is amongst rugby's greatest ever coaches have effectively been put to bed over the past few weeks as Wales surged to a third Six Nations grand slam under the New Zealander's guidance.

Low-dose aspirin no longer recommended as heart attack preventative

If you're a healthy older adult looking for ways to reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke, don't turn to that age-old standby: daily low-dose aspirin. It's no longer recommended as a preventative for older adults who don't have a high risk or existing heart disease, according to guidelines announced Sunday by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.

Trump tweets advice to Fox News

President Trump tweeted in support of Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, whose show didn't air, after her controversial comments on Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

Fan violence, firebombs and teargas force Greek derby to be abandoned

A league game between Greek football giants Panathinaikos and Olympiakos had to be abandoned after 70 minutes on Sunday as fans clashed with both players and police.

How to prevent food allergies in children

Giving a baby a new food to try is fun, and it should be. The only concerns parents should have: finding their phones fast enough to document the funny faces and cleaning up the mess that might follow. Yet in recent years, scientific evidence has accumulated quickly on what foods to introduce when and how to best prevent allergies -- leaving parents to keep track of it all.

World's cleanest airline revealed

Ever wonder how clean the airline seat you're sitting in is? A new survey has dished the dirt on which carriers offer the most pristine experiences for fliers.

Divers' discovery named oldest in the world

Researchers from England discovered what is now considered to be the world's oldest astrolabe -- used in the 1500s by famed explorer Vasco da Gama.

Papers found in Van Gogh's former home bring his time in London to life

A cache of papers and items dating from the period of Vincent van Gogh's stay in London has been recovered from the artist's former home, shedding new light on his time in the United Kingdom.

Who needs a ski lift when you can use a Zeppelin?

The giant Zeppelin hangs above the Alps like the spaceship of another planet descending on our own.

'Airport hotel' that hosted Meghan Markle

Airport hotel. The words alone are enough to make travelers cringe.

'Flintstones House' angers neighborhood

Northern California neighborhood officials and residents complain about new additions made to the "Flintstones House," which include dinosaur statues.

Sam Smith reveals he identifies as non-binary

Singer Sam Smith revealed that he identifies as non-binary in a recent interview with Jameela Jamil on her Instagram series, "I Weigh Interviews."

Dutch PM: 'We are stronger than fanatics and violence'

A manhunt is underway after a gunman opened fire inside a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht. Police have named a suspect in the case, and released a picture of him.

How to talk to our kids after tragedy

Every mass shooting, act of terrorism and hate crime I read/watch/hear about in the news chips away a piece of my heart and makes me want to pull my daughters close, as if my hugs can protect them. But ultimately, none of these tragedies reduces my faith in humanity.

Multiple people hurt in Dutch shooting incident

Multiple people have been injured after a shooting incident inside a tram in the Dutch town of Utrecht, authorities have confirmed.

There are no quick fixes for gun control in New Zealand

In the wake of last Friday's attacks in Christchurch in which 50 people were killed, New Zealand faces a defining moment on the availability of guns in society.

Myspace lost 12 years' worth of music

Social networking company Myspace has apologized for apparently losing 12 years' worth of music uploaded to its site, following a server migration error -- a loss potentially amounting to 50 million songs.

Report: FAA's approval of Boeing 737 Max under investigation

• Black box data shows 'similarities' with Lion Air, Ethiopian official says

How 'legal fakes' are challenging a $1B cult brand

When Samsung revealed, in late 2018, that it was collaborating with cult US streetwear brand Supreme, it came as quite the surprise.

Answers demanded over plane seat cameras

Concerns about cameras fitted to airplane seats have prompted two US senators to demand that airlines clarify how the devices are used.

Scientist, age 90, still dreaming of resurrecting a woolly mammoth

Even in retirement, 90-year-old Akira Iritani still dreamed of resurrecting the prehistoric woolly mammoth.

Jo Ann Jenkins: Prescription drug prices are out of control

In an all-too-rare example of political consensus, congressional lawmakers on both sides of the aisle appear to agree -- at least in principle -- that something needs to be done about out-of-control prescription drug prices. That's a good thing for just about everyone, except perhaps drug makers. The question now, though, is whether the principle will be put into practice.

Milo Comerford: How the far right is adopting ISIS's tactics

Terrorism is an increasingly globalized phenomenon. The 28-year old terror suspect behind the shooting in cold blood of 49 Muslim worshipers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, is an Australian who identifies as European, and who cites the leadership of London's Sadiq Khan, Germany's Angela Merkel and Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan as part of his perverse justification for his violence.

Julian Zelizer: What a president should say after tragedy

President Trump's response to the horrific act of terrorism that occurred at a Mosque in New Zealand stands in stark contrast to the response of Bill Clinton after the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995, writes Julian Zelizer

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