Nancy Torres

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Ebola unavoidable in Europe, says WHO as Spain rushes to contain case

WHO’s European director says continent remains at low risk and one of the best prepared places to respond to the infection<p>The World Health Organisation has said it is ready to provide support for Spain as authorities in the country scrambled to contain the first case of Ebola infection within …

Learn foreign language or miss out on promotion, Army officers told

Army officers are being told they will not rise above the rank of Captain without learning a foreign language<p>Army officers will have to learn a foreign language for promotion under new plans designed to make the Army more culturally aware.<p>From 2018, officers will not be promoted above the rank of …

Parents of son with brain cancer refuse return to UK after arrest

The British couple arrested in Spain after pulling their cancer-stricken son out of a Southampton Hospital told a judge they will not return to the UK voluntarily, according to a Madrid court where they appeared on Monday.<p>Brett and Naghmeh King remain in a Spanish prison while the judge awaits …

Iraq crisis: Acts of inhumanity on unimaginable scale - UN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1105000/1105121_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1527157287_aa9667fc4119b14a7d148d1903736173<p><b>The UN says it has received reports from Iraq that "reveal acts of inhumanity on an unimaginable scale".</b><p>Deputy Human Rights Commissioner Flavia …

Human Rights

The right’s food stamp embarrassment: A history lesson for the haters

While conservatives love to beat up on the SNAP program, there’s an awkward little fact that might horrify them<p>Food stamps became part of American life 50 years ago this Sunday when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Food Stamp Act into law on Aug. 31, 1964. The program has been a whipping boy …

A Few Black and White Pics From My Fuji X-E2 And Zeiss Touit 12mm

Last Weekend With My Fuji X-E2 and Zeiss Touit 12mm:<p>Over the weekend, my friend Haru came over from Westchester to help me out. As some of you know, …