On one of the hottest days this summer, locals in the tiny village of Kulusuk, Greenland heard what sounded like an explosion. It turned out to be a soccer field's worth of ice breaking off a glacier more than five miles away.
Posted on: 19 August 2019 | 10:43 am
The marriage contract had just been signed, and the festivities were in full swing. But just as close relatives of the newlyweds were emerging from an upstairs room to join hundreds of friends and family members at a Kabul wedding hall, an uninvited guest walked forward. What should have been a moment of celebration turned into a scene of unimaginable carnage, as an ISIS suicide bomber blew himself up in front of the band playing in the men's section of the venue.
Posted on: 19 August 2019 | 10:21 am
Today, the names of so many cities and towns are more closely associated with memorials -- in the aftermath of mass shootings -- than monuments.
Posted on: 19 August 2019 | 10:15 am
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Posted on: 19 August 2019 | 10:03 am