Americans rarely pay much attention to New Zealand. That changed over a week ago, following the alleged white supremacist attack on two mosques in the city of Christchurch. Within days, American media outlets were searching for lessons that could be drawn from these horrific events, with a particular emphasis on how the two countries have responded to mass shootings.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 3:30 pm
• Racketeering suspects all plead not guilty in college admissions scheme • Dr. Dre celebrates his daughter getting into USC 'on her own' years after his donation
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 3:05 pm
Europe has approved new copyright laws that will change the internet. The problem is that nobody knows exactly how.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 2:42 pm
"It's 2019. I think there should be a real punishment for this."
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 2:04 pm
Thailand's first general election since the army took over in a coup five years ago was not free and fair, according to an election watchdog, amid concerns over alleged voting irregularities.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 2:03 pm
The biggest 2020 news this week is not the end of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. It's that President Donald Trump's administration has asserted for the first time that the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 1:48 pm
A baby boom is coming to the labor and delivery unit of a Maine hospital, where nine of its nurses will give birth to their babies around the same time.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 10:57 am
Apple badly needs something to sell other than the iPhone. How badly? It just made its splashiest, most star-studded announcement ever and didn't bring up the iPhone.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 10:08 am
Narrow plane seats, weird smells, unfamiliar food, and disrupted routines -- frequent business travel can be uncomfortable for very real reasons. But with a little prep, you can bring a piece of home with you wherever you go and make your trips less stressful and more effective.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 9:09 am
The tragedies of the Ethiopian Airlines crash this month and the Lion Air crash in October are all but unprecedented. Except for the de Haviland Comet in the early 1950's -- an airplane plagued by in-flight break-ups related to structural design flaws -- never before has a brand-new model of passenger jet been involved in such a catastrophe.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 9:01 am
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 8:57 am
There were audible gasps in the UK Parliament on Monday night as lawmakers voted to seize control of the Brexit process from embattled Prime Minister Theresa May -- the first time in over a century that MPs have taken over the parliamentary timetable from the government.
Posted on: 26 March 2019 | 7:50 am