Jews, Christians and Muslims make holy ground in America’s heartland

June 19, 2017

Omaha, Nebraska (CNN)When most people think of Omaha, they imagine sizzling steaks, billionaire Warren Buffet or even former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning calling out before the snap. (Remember “Omaha-Omaha”?). A rabbi, a reverend and an imam (no, it’s not a setup joke) are partners in a decadelong quest to bring together the three Abrahamic faiths — Judaism, Christianity and Islam — to share and worship on the same property. …


Catastrophe Looms If NGOs Are Forced To Halt Rescue Missions In Mediterranean, Report Warns

June 18, 2017

Aid workers from nine floundering vessels in distress off the Libyan coast on Thursday, in another intense day for the Italian Coast Guard and humanitarian organizations operating search-and-rescue missions in the Mediterranean Sea. The crews of Proactiva Open Arms, a Spanish aid organization involved in Thursdays operations, two rubber dinghies and a wooden boat each crammed with more than 130 men, women and children. A 2-month-old baby with asthma was among the passengers of another wooden …


Independence Day Fast Facts

June 17, 2017

… they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. That whenever any form of government becomes destructive to these ends, it is the right of …


What would happen if Trump tried to fire special counsel Mueller

June 14, 2017

… generated to date does not reveal a relationship of this nature between the two men. The President therefore would be on shaky grounds ordering the firing of Mueller under existing Justice Department regulations. There is no question that as long as Mueller is investigating the possibility of the Trump campaign’s collusion with the Russians and obstruction of justice in the firing of James Comey, a black cloud of adverse publicity will hover over the Trump administration. The real …


Police arrest 3 more in London Bridge attack investigation

June 9, 2017

(CNN)British authorities on Wednesday arrested three more people in connection with last week’s London Bridge attack, London’s Metropolitan Police said. Two men were arrested on a street in Ilford and the third was apprehended at an Ilford residence when police searched the home, authorities said. …


Ipoh: A cultural and culinary guide to Malaysia’s rising tourism star

(CNN)Sometime after the tin slump of the 1980s, Ipoh earned a reputation for being a retirement destination, or just a pit stop on the way to Penang. “Before, there wasn’t one place where people gathered,” says Julie Song of Burps & Giggles, a cafe that’s contributed to the city’s new face. “Now, everyone who comes makes Old Town their first stop.” …

May 23, 2017

All the best photos from Pippa Middleton’s decadent wedding

… AP/REX/Shutterstock And, most importantly, here are the bride and groom. Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock Cute. Image: REX/Shutterstock Also cute. Image: REX/Shutterstock Pippa was extremely ready for this photo. Image: REX/Shutterstock Tag yourself. (I am the frowning child.) Image: REX/Shutterstock And a good, royal time was had by all. WATCH: The internet is roasting this summer fashion trend for men More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWP Content …

May 22, 2017