Hannah Alcock

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Charlie Hebdo sells out in Canada, 5,000 more copies on the way

The scores of disappointed Canadians who showed up at stores Friday hoping to buy Charlie Hebdo only to leave empty-handed will soon get another …

School sport: Link made between fitness and showering

<b>More than half of secondary school boys and two-thirds of girls never shower after PE, a study suggests.</b><p>The paper, in the European Journal of Sports Sciences, concludes pupils who do not shower are less active.<p>The researchers, from the University of Essex, say children may be holding back in PE …

Public Health England

Dozens arrested in Europe 'anti-terror' raids

Belgium has ordered its army into the streets and "anti-terror" raids across Western Europe have netted dozens of suspects as authorities rushed to thwart more attacks by people with links to armed groups.<p>French, German, Belgian and Irish police had at least 30 suspects behind bars on Friday and in …

Terrorism

Charlie Hebdo: 'Blessed battle of Paris' was our work, says al-Qaeda's branch in Yemen

The terrorist network hails the men who killed 17 people as "heroes" and promises to attack London<p>Al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Yemen has claimed responsibility for the “blessed battle of Paris”, hailing the terrorists who killed 17 people as “heroes” who “blew off the dust of disgrace”.<p>In a video …

Muslim leaders appeal for calm as Charlie Hebdo special hits the streets

Muslims have reacted warily to Charlie Hebdo’s defiant cover depicting the prophet Muhammad.<p>The French satirical weekly was accused of deliberately mocking the Islamic faith and warned that it could fuel further sectarian unrest.<p>French Muslim leaders appealed for calm after the cover of the …

Religion

Why Islam forbids images of Mohammed

<b>(CNN) —</b> French officials are still trying to determine what caused gunmen to attack a satirical magazine in Paris, killing 12 people. But, according to French media, the gunmen yelled, "We have avenged the Prophet!" as they stormed the office.<p>Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical magazine attacked on …

Islam

Nikon 1200-1700mm Helps French Photogs Capture Hostage Situation from a Safe Distance

On essaye de glaner des images comme on peut #CaCestDuZoom #Dammartin pic.twitter.com/uyAFTwTULT<p>— Maxime Goldbaum (@MaximeGoldbaum) January 9, 2015<p><i>Le</i> …