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May 14, 2017

5 kids killed in mortar attack: Afghan official

Report an error No one has claimed responsibility for the attack, but officials suspect the Taliban, who are active in the province. Sarhidi Zwak, spokesman for the governor of the Laghman province, said they ranged in age from six to 12 years old. Print this story KABUL — An Afghan …

New Miss USA to be crowned in Las Vegas

The contestants’ remarks stand in stark contrast to the scandal that enveloped the pageant in 2015, when then-part owner and now U.S. President Donald Trump offended Hispanics when he made anti-immigrant remarks in announcing his bid for the White House. The winner of Sunday’s pageant will compete in the Miss …

Emmanuel Macron, 39, inaugurated as France’s president

Macron later solemnly paid tribute at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier beneath the Arc de Triomphe, greeting veterans and military officers in formation beneath the imposing arch. Keep expectations low with Emmanuel Macron “We will take all our responsibilities to provide, every time it’s needed, a relevant response to …