Maurice Sutton

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10 Precautions That Can Help Keep Your Family Safe While Traveling Overseas

For those families contemplating a trip abroad, or have who have to travel for work or study, an attack on a big national airport like Brussels can …

Real-estate experts say these will be the 10 hottest US neighborhoods in 2016

Where will American homebuyers turn in 2016?<p>According to real estate website Redfin, which releases an annual list of the hottest neighborhoods nationwide, buyers will be prioritizing affordability, charm, and access to public transportation in 2016. The emphasis on affordability explains why the …

Real Estate

‘Remarkable’ Ebola vaccine created with 100% success rate

More than 7,500 people who came into contact with Ebola victims were protected from the deadly disease by a new vaccine<p>The deadly Ebola virus which has claimed the lives of more than 11,000 people may finally have been conquered after scientists developed a vaccine which is 100 per cent …

A photographer traveled the world to see how beauty is defined in 37 countries

The budding photographer made it to 37 countries and every continent except for Antarctica.<p>During her travels, she photographed hundreds of beautiful women in their own cultural surroundings to compile her new project "The Atlas of Beauty." It shows a range of faces from the Amazon rainforest to …

Baltic Sea

Ebola: the race to find a cure | Sarah Boseley

In October, scientists set out to do something unprecedented – conduct a drugs trial during an epidemic to find a treatment for a lethal disease. Could they make history and change the way we deal with outbreaks?<p>The border crossing did not look encouraging. Dense tropical forest spilled over the …

Palestinians remind world of their own wall

Palestinian youth have dug a hole in Israel’s separation wall with the Palestinian territories, as a symbolic gesture to mark 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall.<p>Armed with hammers, a group of Palestinian activists on Saturday created a cavity in the wall that crosses through the West Bank …

Two stabbing attacks in Israel, West Bank; 2 dead

JERUSALEM — Israel vowed to crack down on violence and rioting Monday after an Israeli woman was stabbed to death at a West Bank bus stop, just hours after an Israeli soldier was stabbed and killed at a Tel Aviv train station.<p>The stabbings by Palestinian assailants were the latest in a spate of …

A New Intifada? Israel’s Arab Citizen Uprising Spreads

As the world focuses attention on confrontations in Jerusalem, violence is spreading among Israel’s Arab population in other parts of the …

UN: 80 per cent of Palestinians killed in Israeli offensive are civilians

US says it does not want to see a ground offensive in Gaza Strip that would put more civilians at risk, as United Nations says dozens of women and children are among the dead<p>Four out of every five Palestinians killed during Israel's ongoing military offensive in Gaza have been civilians, including …

Why did Pope Francis pray at the wall?

"Something there is that doesn't love a wall," wrote Robert Frost. This something is someone now: Pope Francis.<p>In a strong, apparently unscripted move on his recent visit to Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus, on Sunday the pontiff suddenly waved to the driver of his Popemobile, asking to get out. …

Hezbollah's Nasrallah warns Israel over commander death

<b>The head of Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, has warned that his movement will "punish" Israel for the killing of a senior commander.</b><p>Hassan Lakkis was shot near his home on the outskirts of the Lebanese capital, Beirut, in early December.<p>"All evidence indicates that Israel is …

Middle East

Associated Press News

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon Has Died

He had been in a coma for 8 years after suffering a stroke, and had reportedly been in worsening condition for several days.<p>He is survived by his sons Omri and Gilad Yehuda and several grandchildren.<p>Sharon entered a coma in 2006 after suffering a stroke while in office. His health deteriorated …

Israel

Shurat HaDin Threatens Action Over ASA Boycott

Shurat HaDin - Israel Law Center, a Tel-Aviv based civil rights organization which has pioneered the use of legal actions against anti-Jewish and …

Israel casts doubt on April target for Palestinian deal

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel’s defense minister said on Tuesday wide gaps remain in peace talks with the Palestinians after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s latest visit and he cast doubt on the chances of reaching a final accord by an April target.<p>U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry listens as …

Turkey Drops Visa-on-Arrival for New E-Visa Program

British holidaymakers heading to Turkey will need to apply for an electronic visa in advance from next year.<p>The e-visas, which must be acquired …

Israel police search for bus bombing suspects

<b>Israeli police are searching for suspects after a bomb exploded on board a bus in central Israel on Sunday, just minutes after it had been evacuated.</b><p>A bomb squad officer was slightly hurt by the blast in Bat Yam, which blew out the windows of the vehicle.<p>The bus driver had ordered passengers off …

Extremism

Associated Press News

Israel and U.S. to Hold Military Exercises When Iran Deal Ends

Over the next six months, while Washington and other world powers bend to the nitty-gritty of rolling back Iran’s nuclear program through talks, …

Israel's plan to forcibly resettle Negev Bedouins prompts global protests

Several thousand people worldwide have taken part in protests at the Israeli government's plans to forcibly remove Bedouin Arabs from their villages in the Negev desert.<p>In Israeli towns and cities, mounted police used teargas, stun grenades and water cannon against demonstrators, in what the …

How to Live in Paradise for Less Than $1,500 a Month

I feel I spent way too much money this month living in the Philippines -- there were extra provisions around the typhoon that hit us, a work trip to Manila (where I also had too much fun,) a few charitable donations, and I've been overspending on food. But I just looked up my bank balance and …