Khamis Al Mansoori

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US Ebola Fears: Patient Seen Vomiting Outside On Way To Hospital

The man who became the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. on Tuesday was seen vomiting outside his Dallas apartment building as …

Secret service allowed armed man with assault charge into elevator with Obama

Damaging new evidence comes hours after director Julia Pierson faced a barrage of questions at congressional hearing<p>The US secret service allowed an armed man with a criminal record for assault to enter an elevator with president Barack Obama, it was disclosed on Tuesday, hours after officials …

Israeli airline urged to stop ‘bullying’ of women by ultra-orthodox passengers

Israel’s national airline, El Al, has been criticised for allowing ultra-orthodox Jewish men to disrupt flights by refusing to be seated next to women.<p>A petition on change.org is demanding that the carrier “stop the bullying, intimidation and discrimination against women on your flights”.<p>One flight …

Amal Alamuddin's wedding dress: Six things we know

1. It was by Oscar de la Renta<p>“I don’t really know how to do casual clothes,” the Dominican-born, New York-based designer Oscar de la Renta has said – and he wasn’t kidding. His dresses are all about ruffles, prettiness and femininity – a timeless red-carpet celebrity staple beloved by the glossy …

The myth of religious violence | Karen Armstrong

The popular belief that religion is the cause of the world’s bloodiest conflicts is central to our modern conviction that faith and politics should never mix. But the messy history of their separation suggests it was never so simple<p>As we watch the fighters of the Islamic State (Isis) rampaging …

ESPN Is Suspending Bill Simmons For 3 Weeks For His Impassioned Anti-Roger Goodell Comments

Well, he dared them.<p>Following a profanity-laced tirade in which he flat-out called NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell a “liar” on his podcast earlier this week, Bill Simmons of ESPN/Grantland has been suspended for three weeks by the network’s brass. Here’s the gist of what Simmons said that apparently …

Syrians say civilians killed in U.S. airstrikes

The video, said to have been shot Tuesday in northwestern Syria, shows Idlib province residents going through motions that have become all too familiar in three years of civil war between antigovernment rebels and the forces of President Bashar Assad: surveying the remnants of flattened homes and …

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