Michelle Quinones

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South Sudan child scrap metal diggers blown up in Juba

<b>Five children have been killed by an old mortar shell as they dug for scrap metal in South Sudan's capital, Juba.</b><p>The five were looking for metal in an old army barracks, a military spokesman told the BBC.<p>The BBC's James Copnall says unexploded ordnance and mines remain a big problem in South Sudan, …

Missouri prosecutor consents to reopen teenage sex assault case

A prosecutor in Missouri who's faced intense criticism over his handling of a case involving a 14-year-old girl who says she was raped by a 17-year-old acquaintance will ask a special prosecutor to decide if new charges should be filed.<p>Melinda Coleman, the mother of 14-year-old Daisy Coleman, …

Man Survives Botched Hanging; Iran Vows To Try Again

Amnesty International is urging Iranian authorities not to go ahead with the execution of a convicted drug smuggler after the man survived a botched hanging last week.<p>The 37-year-old man, identified as Alireza M, was found alive in a morgue after he was hanged at a jail in the northeast Iranian …

The rebel groups that were driven out of northern Mali by French-led troops in January are once again on the rise<p>Sitting in front of her house on a quiet street in Gao, Bintou Yatarra, 28, pokes a feathered bird in a pot of hot water. Beside it, two small fowl have been skinned, their wings and …

French schoolchildren protest at migrant expulsions with Paris march

Hundreds of French teenagers have erected barricades outside their schools and marched through Paris to protest against the police expulsions of immigrant families – including some of their classmates.<p>A few students clashed with police firing teargas but most marched peacefully, some climbing on …

Winter florals is one of our favourite trends – it's basically a licence to wear all of your much-loved summer pieces layered with tights and a leather jacket. This season, the focus is on tops and dresses. A floral-print sweatshirt is a cool take on a girlie look or go double floral with this …

The It Girl Way to Wear a Lace Skirt and Sweater Outfit—for Work and Play!

DJ Harley Viera-Newton does it again—effortlessly nailing a sweater and skirt outfit for a look we want to co-opt for both for work and play.<p>The It Girl and New York City party circuit regular hit the Michael Kors-supported God's Love We Deliver Golden Heart Awards last night in a lovely fine-knit …

Nina Garcia: It's Hard To Find Regular-Sized, Healthy Models In Fashion

Fashion Week often seems to be a study in irony. How is it that the garments representing what American women will wear next season come down the runway on underweight models whose bodies are so far from those we see in reality?<p>We're not the only ones scratching our heads at the dichotomy. Enter …