Mary Kinuthia

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Donald Trump’s domination is teaching us one thing: we’ll miss Obama

Where a proposed ban on all Muslims entering the US, a call for 11 million migrants to be deported and an alpha-male brag about the size of his penis all failed, a demand that women face “some sort of punishment” for having an abortion might just succeed.<p>Yes, he tried: what will Barack Obama's …

Political Science

Trump, Clinton Win Big; Kasich Takes Ohio; Rubio Quits: Pictures

Democratic Primaries

Campaign Trail Heats Up Before Super Tuesday 3: Pictures

Vladimir Putin orders withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria

The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, has abruptly declared that he is withdrawing the majority of Russian troops from Syria, saying the six-month military intervention had largely achieved its objective.<p>The news on Monday, relayed personally to the Syrian president, Bashar al-Assad, in a …

Middle East

Iran released new photos of captured US sailors — one of whom was crying while detained

The pictures were accompanied with a video, that shows one sailor crying while detained.<p>A filmed apology by one US sailor during their brief detention was a major propaganda win for Iran.<p>"Had that Navy sailor been SERE trained, he would have made that statement, but he would have injected stuff so …

Israeli cabinet minister attacks marriage of Hillary Clinton’s daughter

Minister suggests Chelsea Clinton’s interfaith wedding to a Jewish man should be condemned by religious American Jews<p>An Israeli cabinet minister has attacked the marriage of Hillary Clinton’s daughter to a Jewish man as proof that liberal US Jews do not take their faith seriously.<p>The comments by …

Bill Clinton

First aid shipment in months reaches besieged Madaya; starving Syrians weep

<b>(CNN) —</b> The first shipment of foreign aid since October reached the besieged Syrian city of Madaya on Monday, bringing starving residents to tears at the sight, a United Nations source told CNN.<p>According to SANA, Syria's state news agency, 65 trucks loaded with aid supplies entered Madaya and two …

Pope Francis Visits Kenya: Pictures

Afghan woman stoned to death for alleged adultery

A video has emerged of what appears to be a young Afghan woman, married against her will, stoned to death for trying to elope with another man.<p>In a graphic, 30-second video, which has not been verified, a group of men are hurling stones at what seems to be a woman reciting the Islamic creed of …

Afghanistan

The problem in the South Carolina police-student confrontation? The student, readers say.

A cellphone video shot in a South Carolina classroom is horrifying for what it depicts: a police officer who walks over to a calm but willfully defiant 16-year-old student who had been using her cellphone and asked to leave class by her teacher, forcefully lurches her up and back toward the ground …

Whites – you have been warned: Malema

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has sent out a warning to South Africa’s white minority.<p>South Africa’s population was estimated at …

Paul Ryan Elected Speaker of the House: Pictures

How girl found dead in water tank set the internet on fire

The last thing they expected was to learn the body of a young woman had been rotting in a water tank on the roof for two weeks.<p>Police were baffled …

Crime

Attorney defends actions of fired school officer as 'justified and lawful'

<b>(CNN) —</b> An attorney for the South Carolina officer fired for slamming a student to the ground and tossing her several feet says his client's actions were "justified and lawful."<p>Video of the arrest sparked widespread outrage and questions about what role police should play in schools.<p>Richland County …

World Indigenous Games in Brazil: Pictures

Brazil

Pictures of the Week 10.22.15

Mexico

Toddler encouraged to smoke cigarettes and drink beer in viral video

The clip shows a toddler indulging in cigarettes and beer as grown-ups “welcome him to manhood”<p>A recent viral video features a young boy smoking cigarettes and chasing it down with beer as two adults encourage the behavior. "This is what being a real man is all about," one unidentified man relays …

You Have to See This Outrageous $31 Million Wedding

Just a simple affair with a holographic castle, a custom Dior gown, and a $1.5 million ring.<p>If you're bored with the options for weddings at your local banquet halls and just so happen to have a cool $31 million collecting dust under the sofa, why not try throwing a mega bash like Chinese star …

Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut at Brookfield Zoo: Pictures

Endangered Species

19 photos that show where world leaders live

Unsurprisingly, the world's most powerful people live in luxurious homes befitting their positions. These palaces and abodes are equipped with everything from helipads to priceless works of art.<p>From the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, where Japan's Emperor Akihito lives, to Paris' Élysée Palace, where …

Russia launches first airstrikes in Syria

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Claiming to target ISIS, Russia conducted its first airstrikes in Syria, while U.S. officials expressed serious doubts Wednesday about what the true intentions behind the move may be.<p>According to the Russian Defense Ministry, warplanes targeted eight ISIS positions, including …

A Blood Supermoon Rises Around the World: Pictures

United Kingdom

A Weekend in Philadelphia for Pope Francis: Pictures

Green Beret axed for rescuing Afghan child sex slave

Sergeant Charles Martland has been refused leave to appeal after he was discharged from the US military for confronting an Afghan police commander over the rape of a young boy<p>An American Green Beret who attacked an Afghan police commander for keeping a child sex slave chained to his bed has been …

Afghanistan

South Africa appeal after 'genitals found in Danish man's freezer'

<b>South Africa's police are appealing for information after arresting a Danish man alleged to have had suspected genitals from 21 women in his freezer.</b><p>Peter Frederiksen, who owns two gun shops in Bloemfontein, is facing charges including sexual assault, intimidation and domestic violence.<p>The …