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‘Punish a Muslim day’ generates anger, fear and solidarity in Britain

The letters arrived in March. Sent anonymously to multiple communities, the letters with words in bold at the top declared that Tuesday, April 3, would become “Punish a Muslim day” in Britain.<p>Sent to homes, lawmakers and at least one business, the documents detailed a disturbing point-based system …

East London

Female shooter at YouTube headquarters identified

<b>(CNN) —</b> The woman who shot three people at YouTube headquarters in Northern California has been identified as Nasim Aghdam, two law enforcement sources told CNN.<p>The woman took her own life after the shootings. She was found at the scene and appeared to have killed herself with a handgun, but the …

San Mateo County

9 Ways You Can Go on a Cruise While Barely Spending a Dime on Board

Cruises are a great travel option for several reasons: they're mostly all-inclusive, you're able to hit multiple ports on a single trip, and they give you more bang for your buck overall. On top of many being fairly affordable to begin with, there are more ways you can save money once you're on …

Dining Rooms

‘It’s a Massacre’: Blast in Kabul Deepens Toll of a Long War

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban drove an ambulance packed with explosives into a crowded Kabul street on Saturday, setting off an enormous blast that killed at least 95 people and injured 158 others, adding to the grim toll in what has been one of the most violent stretches of the long war, Afghan …

Afghanistan

White House doctor: Trump healthy, passed cognitive assessment, but needs to lose weight and exercise

WASHINGTON – A White House doctor pronounced President Trump medically fit to serve as commander-in-chief on Tuesday – and added that he easily passed a voluntary cognitive assessment designed to test his mental reflexes.<p>"The president's overall health is excellent," Dr. Ronny Jackson told …

Donald Trump

North and South Korea agree to hold talks on easing military tensions

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> North Korea has agreed to send a delegation to next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea and to hold talks with Seoul to ease military tensions, in the most significant thaw in relations between the neighboring states in years.<p>Officials from the two nations met face to …

Gunman Attacks Coptic Church In Egypt, Killing At Least 9

<b>Updated at 3:58 p.m. ET</b><p>A terrorist attack targeted a Christian church south of Cairo on Friday, killing at least nine people, Egyptian officials say. The assailant was apprehended after a gun battle that killed at least one police officer.<p>In a statement on its Amaq media outlet, ISIS claimed …

Puerto Rico Is Burning Its Dead, And We May Never Know How Many People The Hurricane Really Killed

People whose bodies are cremated are largely not being counted in the official death toll. The government says it’s the fault of funeral directors, while funeral directors say they’ve received no guidance from the government.<p>AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico — Funeral home and crematorium directors are being …

Three skiers killed and five injured in avalanche near Courmayeur in Italian Alps

Three people were killed and several others were injured after two avalanches swept through the Aosta Valley in northern Italy in quick succession on Thursday, Italian police said.<p>Alpine rescue experts from the Guardia di Finanza said the three victims - a German, an Italian and a Belgian – died …

Northern Italy

Man shot by police after drawing weapon at US Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — Police shot a man on Monday after he pulled a weapon at a U.S. Capitol checkpoint as spring tourists thronged Washington, …

• Series of raids carried out late on Thursday<br>• Criticism mounts over country’s failure to foil attacks<p>Police in Brussels have made six arrests following Tuesday’s airport and metro suicide bombings, after a day in which two Belgian government ministers offered to resign amid mounting criticism of the …

Extremism

Muslim community fears tension after Brussels attacks

People living and working in Brussels are trying to get back to normal in a city on alert.<p>The Brussels metro system has partially re-opened after Tuesday’s attacks. But for some travellers, it may be an option they are now looking to avoid.<p>Cars have also returned to the European district, but the …

Extremism

Atlanta airport evacuated as U.S. on alert after Brussels attacks | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Atlanta’s airport was briefly evacuated on Wednesday over a suspicious package while U.S. law enforcement agencies and travelers were on edge a day after deadly suicide bombings by Islamist militants rocked Brussels.<p>The lights of the Empire State Building are darkened in …

Brussels attacks: Hundreds gather for one minute silence to remember victims

Crowds gather at Brussels' Place de la Bourse to hold a minute's silence in memory of the 34 people killed in Tuesday's terror attacks<p>Silence fell on Place de la Bourse where hundreds gathered to remember the city’s dead, as the Brussels entered its second day of mourning.<p>Belgian flags which hung …

Terrorism

The Latest: Officials: Paris bombmaker among Brussels dead

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the attacks in Brussels and related investigations (all times local):<p>9:05 p.m.<p>Two officials say the suspected bombmaker …

How Americans Die Abroad

I recently traveled to Egypt and before departing was met with expressions of surprise from friends who thought the place too dangerous to visit. …

8 Travel Scams You Need to Know Before Going to Europe

Up your street smarts now, and your trip will be so much more pleasant.<p>Traveling to a foreign country is an undeniable thrill — you get to experience a whole new culture and leave with a stamp on your passport. But as the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing reports, being a tourist also makes you …

Policing

We Need To Talk About "Road To El Dorado"

It doesn't have to be Disney to be great.

Foreign Travelers Share Their Weirdest Experiences in America

From road rules to over-the-top friendliness, here’s what surprised international travelers most about the United States.<p>Non-American travelers …