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Climate change activists, Extinction Rebellion, halt London trains during third day of climate protests.

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
cnn

Climate change activists have staged a protest on the roof of a London train during a third straight day of protests by the Extinction Rebellion group, which seeks to highlight "disastrous inaction on" climate... >>>

Trump offers Pope Francis, Macron US help with Notre Dame

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
thehill

President Trump said Wednesday he spoke on the phone with Pope Francis and offered U.S. assistance in rebuilding Paris's Notre Dame cathedral, as he did in an earlier conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron. "Just had a wonderful... >>>

Honoring Notre Dame: Cathedral bells across France toll in solidarity following Monday's devasting fire.

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
cnn

Cathedrals across France rang their bells in honor of Notre Dame on Wednesday night, marking two days since the devastating fire ripped through the 850-year-old Gothic masterpiece. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

Lightning hits Acropolis in Greece injuring 4, site intact

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
msn

Greek officials say a lightning bolt has struck the Acropolis in Athens during a rainstorm, lightly injuring two visitors and two guards but causing no damage to the ancient site. A culture ministry statement Wednesday said the citadel's lightning... >>>

China built a stealth amphibious assault drone for island warfare, and it could be headed to the South China Sea

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
businessinsider

The vehicle can lurk dormant for months before springing into action when activated remotely, potentially making it ideal for surprise... >>>

Migrant camps overflow as Mexico cracks down after Trump threats

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
reuters

Amid pressure from Washington, Mexico is backpedaling on promises of better treatment for Central American migrants, leaving hundreds stranded in unsanitary camps near its southern border and allegations of irregular detentions.... >>>

Alan García, ex-president of Peru accused of corruption, fatally shoots himself

Thursday  11:46,   18 april 2019
washingtonpost

Mr. García, 69, shot himself as police arrived to arrest him at his home in... >>>

Millions in Notre-Dame Donations Pour In as France Focuses on Rebuilding

Thursday  11:45,   18 april 2019
nytimes

Days after a fire tore through Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, France on Wednesday started to focus on reconstruction, with President Emmanuel Macron having set the ambitious goal of rebuilding the Gothic landmark within five years and donations... >>>

At least 29 killed in Madeira when tourist bus veers off the road

Thursday  11:41,   18 april 2019
reuters

PORTUGAL-ACCIDENT/MADEIRA (UPDATE 6, PIX, TV):UPDATE 6-At least 29 killed in Madeira when tourist bus veers off the... >>>

State media says new tactical weapons test overseen by North Korean leader

Thursday  11:41,   18 april 2019
reuters

State media says new tactical weapons test overseen by North Korean... >>>

Opposition candidate the official winner in tight Istanbul vote

Thursday  11:21,   18 april 2019
msn

Turkish election authorities on Wednesday confirmed opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu's win over President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AKP candidate after a recount of last month's disputed Istanbul election. Thousands of cheering supporters... >>>

North Korea Tests New Weapon, State News Agency Says

Thursday  11:15,   18 april 2019
nytimes

North Korea said on Thursday that it test-fired a new type of “tactical guided weapon,” in what appeared to be a warning from Kim Jong-un to President Trump that unless once-promising negotiations with Washington resume, the two countries could... >>>

DOJ confirms active Julian Assange investigation

Thursday  11:11,   18 april 2019
cnn

Prosecutors have confirmed that there's an "ongoing criminal investigation" that relates to Julian Assange's case, according to an assertion they made in court on Wednesday. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) >>>

Notre Dame beekeeper waits to learn fate of his 18,000 bees

Thursday  10:55,   18 april 2019
nbcnews

Nicolas Géant said it had always been his dream to keep bees on the roof of "the most beautiful church in the... >>>

Notre Dame fire investigation ramps up

Thursday  10:47,   18 april 2019
cnn

As emergency crews continue to pick through the charred remains of Notre Dame Cathedral's ancient wooden beams, which turned the world-famous site into a tinderbox, focus has turned to the investigation into how the blaze... >>>